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The scheme is expected to cost over £150 million

Nigel Stanford Photo: John Cassidy

The company was helped by law firm Cripps in the multi-million pound deal


The council says it will act as a ‘driver for future prosperity’

Amy Barker

The clothing and ecommerce specialist has entered the national ‘Pitch to Rich’ competition

Residents look at plans during a consultation

The chance to see the plans for the proposed site

Manston plans

Say a consultation will open in due course

Lydd hangar groundworks

The airport says it is necessary to meet rising demand

International House, Ashford

It chose to locate its new office in the town because of regeneration schemes and the HS1 train line

Paramount Park artistic impression

The images follow a series of public consultations

Employment law

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

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