The Davies report into plans for the future expansion of airports in the South has not included a shortlisting for a potential Thames Estuary airport. However the option has not been completely ruled out.
If an airport were to be built in the Thames Estuary it would impact on thousands of people in North Kent. For reaction from Westminster here's our political correspondent Phil Hornby.
More top news
Owners must also prove they have something to pick up dog mess with under new rules imposed by one council.
Monday's weather for the east
Monday's weather for the west