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Small businesses feel the squeeze as Brexit uncertainty blamed

Small businesses feel the squeeze as Brexit uncertainty blamed

Latest survey paints a gloomy picture for our small businesses.

Hotel chain appeals to parents in recruitment drive

Hotel chain appeals to parents in recruitment drive

Expanding budget chain Travelodge is targeting mums and dads in latest push to fill vacancies in new outlets.

Hundreds attend 2019's first major business event

Hundreds attend 2019's first major business event

Summit proves another successful event as hundreds of delegates attend.

Debenhams tight-lipped on claims of further closures

Debenhams tight-lipped on claims of further closures

The future of dozens of Debenhams stores hang in the balance as it looks to avoid slumping into administration.

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Beloved wedding venue closing

Beloved wedding venue closing

One of Kent's most sought-after historic wedding venues is to close.

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KEiBA 2019: Time to enter Kent's top business awards

KEiBA 2019: Time to enter Kent's top business awards

More than 100 business figures gathered for the official launch of the Kent Excellence in Business Awards 2019 - better known as KEiBA.

Councillor to resign as company director

Councillor to resign as company director

A council cabinet member who is not seeking re-election in May is to stand down from his role at a company owned by the authority.

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New boss at Dreamland is familiar face

New boss at Dreamland is familiar face

A theme park has confirmed the return of its former chief executive - two-and-a-half years after she originally stepped down.

Rural demand for 'no deal' option to be dismissed

Rural demand for 'no deal' option to be dismissed

Rural groups unite to write to MPs highlighted dangers of leaving EU with no deal.

Logistics firm makes it a family affair

Logistics firm makes it a family affair

Sister joins her two brothers at leading logistics firm in new role.

Law firm recruits partner from London firm

Law firm recruits partner from London firm

Leading law company boosts its real estate team with new hire.

Revealed: True size of Kent's tourism economy

Revealed: True size of Kent's tourism economy

Latest figures reveal how much it generates the local economy as 65 million visitors head our way.

Bin lorry depot was 'a free for all' before worker's death

Bin lorry depot was 'a free for all' before worker's death

A company has gone on trial over the death of a worker who was killed after being struck by a bin lorry five years ago.

Coaching to get mums back into work

Coaching to get mums back into work

HR expert turns her focus on getting women back to work after a break to raise their families.

Countdown to launch event for KEiBA 2019

Countdown to launch event for KEiBA 2019

It's time to enter your nominations for Kent's most-prestigious business awards.

Brakes founder dies on 85th birthday

Brakes founder dies on 85th birthday

A family has paid tribute to the founder of a food distribution company who died in a hospice on his 85th birthday.

Protests at stations over rail fare hike

Protests at stations over rail fare hike

Campaigners are picketing stations around the county in opposition to an increase in rail fares.

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Towns near Thames offer 'greater opportunity' than cities in North

Towns near Thames offer 'greater opportunity' than cities in North

Kent County Council's leader says towns around the Thames show more promise than cities in the North which have received billions of government cash.

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Workers’ group condemns job losses at uni

Workers’ group condemns job losses at uni

Plans to cut as many as 40 jobs at the University of Kent have been branded “appalling and cynical” by workers’ rights campaigners.

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Council staff lack confidence in their bosses

Council staff lack confidence in their bosses

More than half of workers at Kent County Council do not have confidence in decisions made by managers and directors, according to an internal survey.

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