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Villagers’ worry over resort plan

One of the signs put up in Bean by Savills on behalf of London Resort Company Holdings

28 July 2017

A series of unexpected notices have prompted villagers to send angry letters to the developers of a theme park in Kent.


Laing O’Rourke agrees £20m sale

Laing O'Rourke has sold Bison for £20 million

28 July 2017

A 160-year year old construction firm has offloaded a concrete manufacturing company which it rescued during the financial crisis.

Kent tops housebuilding charts

27 July 2017

More new homes were built in Kent than anywhere else across the South East last year but developers are still way behind government housing targets.

Homes permitted despite 'harm to health' warning

Newington High Street.

27 July 2017

A controversial plan to build 124 new homes in a Kent village has been given the go-ahead, despite concerns about air pollution.


Electricity deal to bring in the builders

Pylons above Ebbsfleet United's Stonebridge Road ground. Picture: Matthew Walker

27 July 2017

The team overseeing the construction of a garden city in Kent has taken more risk away from housebuilders with a £30 million deal to buy electricity.


Controversial estate agreed despite traffic concerns

An artist's impression of what the development could look like.

26 July 2017

Plans for 62 new homes on pastureland has been granted outline permission.


Offices bought for £7m

Martins Property has bought 16 South Park in Sevenoaks - the home of Rix & Kay Solicitors, Warners Law and Densitron Technologies - for £7 million. Picture: Google Maps

26 July 2017

A property company has snapped up the home of two law firms and a financial services business.

'Services will be cut if government cash isn't secured'

An artist's impression of how the finished Otterpool Park will look

26 July 2017

Council bosses have warned key services would be slashed in order to fund the controversial development of a garden town in Kent.

History repeats itself

Lord John Attlee, grandson of Clement, unveils a commemorative plaque

25 July 2017

The grandson of a former Prime Minister followed in his grandfather's footsteps by opening a block of new council homes.


Flats plan for historic pub site revealed

Ruins of Prince Albert pub New Street

25 July 2017

Plans have been submitted to knock down an historic pub to make way for more flats near a town centre.


Work on new homes set to begin

View from park to new access route to Lowfield Street

25 July 2017

Construction will get under way on a long-awaited town-centre development before the end of the year.


Power station to become lorry hub

Littlebrook power station in Dartford viewed, almost 10 years ago, across the River Thames from Essex. Picture: Matt Reading

24 July 2017

The site of a former power station has been bought by a real estate investor for £65 million – with plans to turn it into a logistics facility.


Pub, gym and 100 flats next for golf club

A gym could be built above a convenience store

24 July 2017

New images released exclusively to KentOnline reveal what developers hope to build on a former golf club - including a gym, pub and coffee house.


Welcome to Ebbsfit!

Susan Butterfill 65 from Greenhithe

21 July 2017

A pioneering scheme will see residents at a new garden city given Fitbits - with developers building leisure spaces around how they exercise.


Council receives plans for £400m housing scheme

A planning application has been submitted for the £400 million Rochester Riverside development

21 July 2017

A planning application has been submitted for a £400 million redevelopment of a riverside.


Councillors back business trip to Cannes

The MIPIM conference will be held in Cannes next year

20 July 2017

Councillors approve a taxpayer-funded trip to an international conference to wave the flag for 12,000 home town scheme despite 'no volunteers' to go.


Almost 4,000 new homes planned for key route

Bellway's Edge development is just one of several developments along the route

18 July 2017

The equivalent of a large village will be built along a key and already over stretched route in Kent, we can reveal.


Setback for Fleet's stadium plan

Stonebridge Road, Northfleet

18 July 2017

The company working on a new main stand has ceased trading.


Plans unveiled for former cinema site

The former ABC Cinema became a 'grot spot' of the town before the building was demolished

17 July 2017

Plans have been submitted to redevelop the site of a former cinema which was demolished three years ago.


Council signs off plan for 16,000 new homes

A 4,000-home 'garden city' is earmarked for land in south Canterbury

14 July 2017

A controversial document earmarking thousands of homes in the east of the county has been ratified.

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