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'Garden city' threatens ancient woodland

13 October 2014
'Garden city' threatens ancient woodland

The Woodland Trust says plans for a garden city between Dartford and Gravesend could threaten 35 acres of ancient woodland.

Town centre transformation plans "still on track"

12 October 2014
Town centre transformation plans "still on track"

Top official defends criticism of £60 million regeneration project branded "farcical".

Park proposals get go-ahead

10 October 2014
Park proposals get go-ahead

The first stage of the Betteshanger Sustainable Parks development, a green technology centre, has been granted permission by the district council.

Design and planning expertise "vital" to garden city

10 October 2014
Design and planning expertise "vital" to garden city

A conference will debate the best way to build a new garden city in Kent.

Panorama opening delayed by six months

09 October 2014
Panorama opening delayed by six months

The Panorama in Ashford is set to open in 2015– more than six months later than the original completion date.

Fort Halstead masterplan unveiled

09 October 2014
Fort Halstead masterplan unveiled

Plans for the future of a ministry of defence site have been revealed at an exhibition attended by hundreds.

Planning permission granted for "soulless" school

08 October 2014
Planning permission granted for "soulless" school

A 420-primary earmarked for Thistle Hill has been given the go ahead despite Minster Parish Council's misgivings about its drab design.

Time called on campaign to save pub

05 October 2014
Time called on campaign to save pub

Hopes new legislation could stop development of derelict bar dashed.

Hard lessons hammered home

04 October 2014
Hard lessons hammered home

A land and property auctioneer has revealed how his firm was built on seven-day weeks and answering Christmas Day calls, as it celebrates 25 years.

Company celebrates 40 years of success

03 October 2014
Company celebrates 40 years of success

A housebuilding company in Kent is celebrating 40 successful years in business.

Small firms demand fair deal

29 September 2014
Small firms demand fair deal

Bosses pressed a panel of experts to make sure small companies get a slice of the work when construction begins on a garden city in Kent.

Have your say on multi-screen cinema plan

28 September 2014
Have your say on multi-screen cinema plan

People interested in the proposed town centre redevelopment can find out more about it at a series of consultation events, starting on Saturday.

Fury as developer wants to backtrack on housing

25 September 2014
Fury as developer wants to backtrack on housing

The firm behind the building of the town's Morrisons' store has applied to change the conditions on which it was given planning permission.

Meeting called over greenfield housing scheme

24 September 2014
Meeting called over greenfield housing scheme

A controversial greenfield site, dropped from Maidstone's Local Plan proposals, has re-emerged to residents' indignation.

Housing decision on hold

24 September 2014
Housing decision on hold

A verdict on a controversial 14-home development earmarked for Newington has been delayed for a site visit by Swale's planning committee.

Farewell to the nurses' home

23 September 2014
Farewell to the nurses' home

Work has begun to tear down one of Maidstone's distinctive buildings from the 1920s.

Sir Hugh speaks out against Local Plan

17 September 2014
Sir Hugh speaks out against Local Plan

MP for Mid Kent and Faversham speaks out against development plans which rural parts of Kent "can't cope with".

Council unveils first solar panels

16 September 2014
Council unveils first solar panels

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council has unveiled its first solar panels installed on the roof of a sports centre.

Go-ahead for power plant with 200ft chimney

16 September 2014
Go-ahead for power plant with 200ft chimney

Plans to build a power plant with a 213ft chimney have been given the go ahead, despite fears it could affect Paramount Park.

Fiveways construction begins next week

10 September 2014
Fiveways construction begins next week

It has been announced that construction work regenerating the Fiveways piazza will begin next week.

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