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The generator has been in the Rochester car park for months

Objectors can’t wait to pull plug on generator

Sparks have been flying over a generator which has been installed in a town for more than four months to supply power to a High Street pub.

Party's over for nightclub

The former Legends nightclub in Dover. Picture courtesy of Clive Emson Auctioneers

A former nightclub is now going under the hammer.

Artist Tracey Emin unveils Dreamland sign

Artist Tracey Emin unveils the Dreamland sign

Tracey Emin has unveiled the new Dreamland sign - as the country's oldest surviving theme park was relaunched.


Food festivities with a castle backdrop

The Tonbridge Food and drink festival has a castle backdrop. Bethan Davies and Maddie Cummins from Hush Heath Picture: Matthew Walker

An annual food and drink festival with more than 50 stalls of fare from Kent and beyond, will be held with a castle backdrop this weekend.

Developer pledges thousands to air show

The Red Arrows in action

A property mogul has pledged thousands of pounds to a town's air show, taking organisers close to their £100,000 target.

Time called on micropub

The Ravensgate Arms in Ramsgate

A micropub which traded outside of its hours and allowed unregulated entertainment has been forced to close.


Restaurant serves up a green exterior

he green building is home to a new Follies pizzeria and cicchetti bar in Hythe High Street. Picture: Janice Carrera

Love it or hate it - a new business is opening its doors in a town and has divided opinion over the bright colour of its exterior.


Football club hotel gets green light

An artist's impression of how Plough End will look. Picture courtesy of Ed Miller at Ebbsfleet United FC

There's been more good news for a team still celebrating promotion as councillors decided they can build a hotel and restaurant at their stadium.


Takeover of historic hotel

The Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel in Dartford has been bought by South Coast Inns

A Grade II listed hotel founded in 1703 has been bought by a hospitality group two years after its former owners fell into administration.


Regeneration work set to start soon

Artists' impression of the leisure quarter in the Spirit of Sittingbourne development, one of numerous commercial property ventures beginning construction soon

Work could be due to start soon on the £57 million town centre regeneration.


Financial loss for the Gills

Gills chairman Paul Scally with some of the club's directors Picture: Andy Jones

Gillingham have reported a substantial pre-tax loss in their latest published accounts.


Holiday park plans given the go-ahead

Developers will rebuild and renovate the derelict campsite. Picture: Edward Ledwidge/Montagu Evans

Permission has been given for a derelict site that has been out of use for eight years to be transformed into a holiday park.


Unicorn returns with boxing legend at the reins

Kellie Maloney and Heavy D at the opening of the Unicorn. Picture: Nathan Bull

A village boozer has reopened with boxing legend Kellie Maloney at the helm.


Wetherspoons to open in disused pub

Wetherspoons will reopen The Railway in Rainham. Picture: Andy Payton.

Pub giant JD Wetherspoon has been given the go ahead to reopen a disused pub.


Independent gift shop and cafe closes

The cafe and gift shop has closed

A long-standing cafe and gift shop in the centre of Maidstone has closed.

Work starts on £75m cinema scheme

An artist's impression of the proposed cinema.

Preparation works have started ahead of the £75 million development of a new town centre hotel and cinema complex


Businessman reveals restaurant plans for historic building

Musa Kivrak and his son Omer outside the new Tacos Locos restaurant in Canterbury

An old bank could be converted into an Italian restaurant thanks to a businessman who's already opening a Mexican.


Wetherspoons hotel extension plan revealed

The County Hotel in Ashford

A pub chain has revealed plans to convert disused rooms back into en-suite hotel accommodation at a listed town centre pub


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