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Friday, April 24, 2015

Law firm Cripps will be holding it in its Tunbridge Wells headquarters

Paul Wookey

Locate in Kent says many of the jobs it brought to the area came from foreign investment

Discovery Park

The park will be offering a four person office space for the winner

Dartford MP Gareth Johnson

The Conservative candidate says getting Dartford working is a top priority

Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson will spearhead the business development group


A Bundle of Books received a grant from the well-known author

Kent farming has been well supported by Kcas

Produced in Kent will work alongside the University of Kent in a bid to Government

Legal experts warn people should act now

An inheritance tax tool could soon disappear as part of a Government clampdown

Paramount London Resort - interior

Developer London Resort Company Holdings will hold a series of the events across Dartford and Gravesham

Vanda James

The firm says the appointment will help it as it grows

Samphire Hoe white cliffs dover

The council says that it’s set to continue with a number of boosts including lottery funding

Aylesford Newsprint.

The company went into administration in February

The new MG6

The dealership is set to take delivery of the new MG6 model

Drlling rig

The company that found the oil says it won’t use fracking to extract it

Ian Holyoake

According to DSH Financial Services the changes could leave people with large tax bills

Bluewater shopping centre

It has failed to meet Bluewater’s ‘high expectations’

B&Q. Picture: Getty Images.

An announcement is yet to be made.

Bob O’Connor receives entrepreneur of the year award, presented by Marcus Wright, enterprise manager, Kent Innovation & Enterprise

Standard of entrants described as ‘exceptionally high’


Thanet District Council could still buy Manston Airport - depending on the outcome of an independent consultation.

Fruit picking

It is supported by government money for rural businesses

Biggin Hill Airport: Operating hours have been extended

The airport received agreement in principle for its proposals

An artists impression of the riverside development

The new development will be built near Wouldham on the River Medway

The current hangar and aircraft parking apron

The investment comes as a result of increased demand at the airport


The annual Tourism Symposium will start in Ashford before moving to Canterbury


Thorley Taverns added to its portfolio with the freehold to two buildings

London Paramount

Tony Sefton had been one of the senior managers pushing the project forward

Business will get great networking opportunities

The cash will help support business across the county

The site for the Ebbsfleet garden city,

The development could provide up to 15,000 new homes

The Historic Dockyard has helped draw in crowds

The county was one of the most visited destinations in the UK

George Osborne

The measures unveiled are likely to keep small business confident as they go forward

Petrol duty has been frozen

The group says the government should go further

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne poses with his budget box

But confidence is still high ahead of the budget

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