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Lower Thames Crossing now more expensive per mile than HS2

Lower Thames Crossing now more expensive per mile than HS2

The cost of the Lower Thames Crossing has increased by 54% to £8bn before plans have been submitted - and it's now more expensive per mile than HS2.

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Drone photos capture huge Brexit lorry park

Drone photos capture huge Brexit lorry park

The true scale of a massive post-Brexit lorry park has been revealed in a series of drone photos as contractors start to work through the night.

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Town's park and ride service to return

Town's park and ride service to return

A town's park and ride service is to resume, after it was suspended for a month because of a customer drop.

Motorway closures this weekend as bridge installed

Motorway closures this weekend as bridge installed

A stretch of the M20 and an M26 junction will be shut over the weekend as a footbridge is installed to replace one which collapsed.

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Brexit trial creates lorry queue at Eurotunnel

Brexit trial creates lorry queue at Eurotunnel

Drivers were barred from entering the M20 as lorries queued for three miles to access Eurotunnel as post-Brexit boarding systems were trialled.

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Rent cars by the hour with new pay-as-you-go scheme

Rent cars by the hour with new pay-as-you-go scheme

A new car share club has hit the road - allowing people to rent cars for £5.50 an hour in a bid to reduce congestion.

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MPs to vote on Kent Access Permit for hauliers

MPs to vote on Kent Access Permit for hauliers

Plans to force hauliers to have a permit to enter the county to get to the Channel ports post Brexit, will take a major step forward this week.

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New chapter for cruise ship

New chapter for cruise ship

A cruise ship which has become a familiar sight on the Thames at Gravesend has set sail for a new home.

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TAP brought in to ease port traffic

TAP brought in to ease port traffic

Heavy freight traffic heading for the port has forced highway bosses to impelment Dover TAP on the A20.

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Webinar to help boost 2021 trade

Webinar to help boost 2021 trade

An online event takes place next month ahead of the second phase of a major, free, support programme for businesses.

Union demands Brexit lorry park welfare standards

Union demands Brexit lorry park welfare standards

A union is calling on politicians to lobby the government to ensure HGV drivers have a good standard of facilities at lorry parks in the county.

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Bidding to build Lower Thames Crossing opens

Bidding to build Lower Thames Crossing opens

The contract to build the two massive tunnels at the heart of the new Lower Thames Crossing has been put out to tender by highways bosses.

MPs claim motorists are being 'demonised'

MPs claim motorists are being 'demonised'

Two Kent MPs have added their name to a letter calling for a host of green road schemes - including cycles lanes - to be scrapped.

'Risk free' chance to cash-in on e-commerce boom

'Risk free' chance to cash-in on e-commerce boom

A digital marketing firm is offering a chance for firms in lockdown to boost sales online.

Online event to boost cross-Channel trade

Online event to boost cross-Channel trade

SMEs in the county are encouraged to register for an online event to help fuel growth taking place next week.

Freight traffic 'back to pre-Covid levels'

Freight traffic 'back to pre-Covid levels'

A cross-Channel operator reports truck traffic is back in line with levels before the pandemic saw tourist numbers plummet.

County set to cash in on pandemic revolution

County set to cash in on pandemic revolution

The Kent Property Market Report 2020 has been unveiled - and despite the challenges there's plenty of optimism for the county's growth.

'Devastating' impact of second lockdown on firms

'Devastating' impact of second lockdown on firms

A leading business figure has voiced fears over the lockdown - and the impact of Brexit in the new year.

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Webinar to focus on Job Support Scheme

Webinar to focus on Job Support Scheme

A free webinar open to firms across the county takes place on Thursday - aimed at explaining the latest bid to protect jobs during the pandemic.

Lockdown II sees 400% spike at home delivery firm

Lockdown II sees 400% spike at home delivery firm

Sales for a farm which switched its focus to home deliveries rocketed in the hours leading up to the PM's announcement of a second lockdown.

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