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Village facing 11 years of lorry hell

Village facing 11 years of lorry hell

Opposition from more than 150 residents and three councils was not enough to stop a council U-turn on lorries travelling through a village.

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Firm launches real-time lorry driver tracking portal

Firm launches real-time lorry driver tracking portal

Company says latest product will allow fleet managers to track lorry drivers using the new Smart Motorway section.

Office plans take shape for town centre

Office plans take shape for town centre

A scheme has gone before planners which would see a former law firm office transformed.

Developer buys country park

Developer buys country park

A country park and business estate totalling 299 acres has been bought by a developer.

Mothercare stores could be saved

Mothercare stores could be saved

A rival brand is in early discussions which could see Mothercare staff and stores saved from the axe.

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Golfers get first tee cabin at golf club

Golfers get first tee cabin at golf club

A golf club hopes its new addition will prove a hit with members and visitors.

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Developer leaves families in the dark

Developer leaves families in the dark

Residents on a new housing estate have raised safety concerns after a developer failed to install street lighting.

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Kent's shops in the 70s and 80s

Kent's shops in the 70s and 80s

As people turn their attention to Christmas shopping, pictures from our archive show the county's town centres and shopping arcades in days gone by.

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'We will fight them on the beaches and marshes'

'We will fight them on the beaches and marshes'

Campaigners opposing plans to build Britain's biggest solar farm hope enough has been done to stop it being approved.

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First look inside new steakhouse

First look inside new steakhouse

A new steakhouse which replaced a popular chain restaurant has opened its doors.

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Council cash helps new coffee shop take off

Council cash helps new coffee shop take off

A council grant has helped transform an empty shop into a European-style coffee and cocktail bar.

Office training firm opens another centre

Office training firm opens another centre

Office skills specialist expands its reach in the county with new site.

Supermarket strike threat delayed

Supermarket strike threat delayed

Talks with continue at conciliation service Acas next week.

New images of 'Kent's Shard'

New images of 'Kent's Shard'

An application for a huge 16-storey tower block set to be built on the site of a long-running furniture shop has been lodged.

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Hornby recovery gathers steam

Hornby recovery gathers steam

Iconic brand reveals half-year financial figures.

TSB confirms Kent branch is to close

TSB confirms Kent branch is to close

Bank reveals the full list of 82 branches nationwide to close in 2020.

Shopping centre car park closed amid floods

Shopping centre car park closed amid floods

A shopping centre's new overflow car park was closed "due to a risk of flooding".

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Super-fast 5G goes live in three towns

Super-fast 5G goes live in three towns

Three Kent towns are the first to get the high-speed mobile connection.

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Four-star hotel to get huge revamp

Four-star hotel to get huge revamp

A luxury hotel with almost 200 rooms is to get a multi-million pound revamp - and work is expected to start in the new year.

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Race for Kevin the Carrot as new Aldi store opens

Race for Kevin the Carrot as new Aldi store opens

Shoppers queued for almost two hours not only to be the first inside a brand new Aldi store but also to get their hands on Kevin the Carrot.

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