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Co-op to end 23-year wait for local shop

Co-op to end 23-year wait for local shop

The wait is almost over for residents who have been waiting 23 years for a shop to be built on their estate after plans for a Co-op were confirmed.

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Pick and mix your family's favourites

Pick and mix your family's favourites

Could this halt festive fights over the best sweets? A Kent store is among just 11 nationwide getting pick and mix Quality Street tins this month.

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Outlet tents come down

Outlet tents come down

The tents which cover a shopping centre are being removed as construction work on its revamp continues.

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Patisserie Valerie board to meet over raising £15m

Patisserie Valerie board to meet over raising £15m

Troubled firm has called a shareholder meeting next month to raise funds to protect its future.

Aldi in second bid for town store

Aldi in second bid for town store

Aldi has refused to alter its plans for a supermarket in Kent by resubmitting its original application.

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Neighbours complain of 'cannabis smell' from factory

Neighbours complain of 'cannabis smell' from factory

A processing plant is reviewing its operations after neighbours complained of a "cannabis-like smell" from the site causing headaches and drowsiness.

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Property investors offered a slice of the city centre

Property investors offered a slice of the city centre

An historic building housing three national chains is being auctioned for £2.8 million.

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Shopping centre to be bulldozed

Shopping centre to be bulldozed

Developers have been given the green light to demolish a town centre shopping centre and build seven tower blocks in its place.

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New Look store to close

New Look store to close

Troubled retailer New Look has announced another store closure in Kent.

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'Gordon Ramsay' spotted at butchers

'Gordon Ramsay' spotted at butchers

A 'celebrity guest' made an appearance at a butchers to celebrate it being open for 40 years.

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Petrol stations to get £2.3m investment

Petrol stations to get £2.3m investment

Four sites across the county will see food and drink offerings boosted at petrol filling stations.

Co-op urged to pressure brands in plastic ban

Co-op urged to pressure brands in plastic ban

The Co-op has been told to put pressure on the brands stocked on its shelves to follow its lead after banning single-use plastic bags from its stores.

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Winery launches £4m centre

Winery launches £4m centre

An open weekend has invited the public to see a winery's £4m new tasting room.

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Aldi supermarket plans rejected by council

Aldi supermarket plans rejected by council

Plans for a new Aldi supermarket have been rejected by councillors because the scheme would involve knocking down trees up to 170 years old.

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Job cuts at Fenwick

Job cuts at Fenwick

Staff at a department store Fenwick are set to be made redundant amid a turbulent time for the firm.

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Decision day for Aldi's new store plans

Decision day for Aldi's new store plans

A controversial plan to open a new Aldi supermarket - which would involve felling trees up to 170 years old - could be given the go-ahead tonight.

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Council signs deal with firm to run its major shopping centre

Council signs deal with firm to run its major shopping centre

Now fully owned by the council, an asset management firm will run the shopping centre it spent more than £150m on to purchase.

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Specsavers to open store inside supermarket

Specsavers to open store inside supermarket

Optician giant Specsavers is to open a store inside a supermarket next month.

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Christmas comes early for town centre shop

Christmas comes early for town centre shop

A charity shop is celebrating Christmas early by putting up their festive display months before the big day.

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Call for migration report to 'go further'

Call for migration report to 'go further'

Farmers have given a guarded reaction to a government report on migration that says there could be a case for a seasonal workers scheme after Brexit.

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