Opposition from more than 150 residents and three councils was not enough to stop a council U-turn on lorries travelling through a village.
Talks with continue at conciliation service Acas next week.
Nearly one million cases of suspicious activity were reported last year ahead of January 31 deadline.
With two decades spent working in the county, new recruit will now oversee key portfolio.
Taxi drivers say the announcement which will see Uber banned from parts of Kent is a great day for the industry.
Uber will be banned from towns in Kent after serious concerns were raised about the safety and security of its passengers due to several breaches.
Business leaders give muted response to unveiling of the Conservative Party's General Election manifesto.
Pay dispute could result in three months of industrial action.
Kent rail passengers are being advised to check before they travel this weekend.
Imports of Porsche, Audi, Skoda, and Volkswagen cars could be hit if drivers at a port go on strike over pay.
Cross-Channel operator sees big surge in bookings.
An exclusion zone for drones has been set up around one of Kent's ports in the interests of national security.
The county's top 50 fastest-growing firms were unveiled at a special event - see who you recognise...
Discover the county's pacesetting firms as annual list is unveiled.
Eagerly anticipated annual list was published this morning - see who topped the export list.
Annual report takes broad look at property market across the county.
Find out how to secure your place at leading event.
Event will highlight some of the top talents across the county.
Company says it has run successful tests at its three key cross-Channel ports.
Local companies are being invited to bid for contracts on offer in a £6 billion roads project.