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Furniture store to be knocked down

Furniture store to be knocked down

A council has bought a huge homeware store in a multi-million pound deal so it can be demolished to make way for homes.

Universal credit 'to blame for rising evictions’

Universal credit 'to blame for rising evictions’

Bosses at a letting agency have hit out at universal credit after multiple tenants were left homeless.

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A building site for sore eyes

A building site for sore eyes

Neighbours are becoming increasingly concerned at the mess created by housing development works.

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Fruit producers acquire 28th farm in county

Fruit producers acquire 28th farm in county

Additional capacity will add to its crop of millions of apples and pears.

KEiBA 2019: Deadline for nominations fast approaching

KEiBA 2019: Deadline for nominations fast approaching

Don't miss out on the huge benefits of being involved in the county's premier business awards - closing date is next week.

New pictures reveal bold plans for town centre

New pictures reveal bold plans for town centre

Multi-million pound plans for a new leisure complex including a public square, bars and cafes have been revealed.

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Your chance to join our news team

Your chance to join our news team

Facebook and KentOnline are teaming up on a pioneering project which will see two new ‘community’ reporters based in our newsroom.

Primark confirms opening date for Bluewater store

Primark confirms opening date for Bluewater store

The long-awaited opening of a new Primark at a popular shopping centre has been announced.

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Rail firm under fire for 'ghost trains'

Rail firm under fire for 'ghost trains'

A rail operator has apologised after telling an MP its services ran as normal, when it in fact had cancelled 24 trains in one day.

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College principal 'on sick leave' amid regulator investigation

College principal 'on sick leave' amid regulator investigation

A college boss has gone on sick leave just days after his deputy resigned amid an investigation by regulators.

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'Alarm' growing over Brexit uncertainty

'Alarm' growing over Brexit uncertainty

Senior business leader says key questions must be answered to allow firms to prepare for March 29 exit from the EU.

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Strawberry variety sees sales of 60m last year

Strawberry variety sees sales of 60m last year

Variety was developed in the county and is now selling in huge numbers to growers.

New American diner opens in town centre

New American diner opens in town centre

A new USA-themed restaurant opens in a town centre today - months after the owner was forced to close his mobile American Diner from the 1940s.

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Brexit expert to speak at inaugural farming conference

Brexit expert to speak at inaugural farming conference

Brexit will be high on the agenda at new event taking place next month.

Six shops burgled in a month

Six shops burgled in a month

A spate of burglaries targetting two streets has prompted a warning from police.

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HMV store reopens

HMV store reopens

The music retailer which went into administration in December reopened its doors yesterday.

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Regulator steps in at college group

Regulator steps in at college group

The Further Education Commissioner has formally intervened as a college boss announces his resignation.

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Couple hope vape cafe plans won't go up in smoke

Couple hope vape cafe plans won't go up in smoke

Permission is being sought to open a music and arts themed cafe and microbar in a vape shop.

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School’s crumbling state revealed

School’s crumbling state revealed

The formal submission of plans to demolish a crumbling city grammar school has revealed the extent of the site’s dilapidation.

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Holiday park firm to invest £1.4m into key sites

Holiday park firm to invest £1.4m into key sites

Improvements will take place to improve sites ahead of the busy holiday season.

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