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Drivers queue through night as fuel prices soar

Drivers queue through night as fuel prices soar

Drivers have been queuing through the night as panic buying fuel sees prices at some pumps soar despite assurances there is plenty available.

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'Don't be surprised if you can't get a cab home this weekend'

'Don't be surprised if you can't get a cab home this weekend'

The head of a taxi drivers' association says drivers face being out of work if the panic buying of fuel continues through the weekend.

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How can the HGV driver shortage be solved?

How can the HGV driver shortage be solved?

Our Kent readers offer their solutions to the ongoing HGV driver shortage.

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Petition to stop winery and visitor centre

Petition to stop winery and visitor centre

Hundreds of people have opposed plans for a vineyard and visitor centre designed by architect Lord Foster.

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Solider who lost leg in Afghanistan now leading hundreds at Amazon depot

Solider who lost leg in Afghanistan now leading hundreds at Amazon depot

A former soldier who lost a leg in Afghanistan reveals how his injury ended his career and finding a new passion using skills he learnt in the army.

Backlash brewing over port redevelopment plans

Backlash brewing over port redevelopment plans

A rebel group of councillors have joined a growing opposition to the controversial redevelopment putting the future of more than 800 jobs at risk.

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Service station runs out of fuel

Service station runs out of fuel

A BP service station has closed its gas pumps, as the company blames supply chain problems.

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Ground-breaking community supermarket launched in a bus

Ground-breaking community supermarket launched in a bus

One of Britain's first mobile community supermarkets has been launched in a converted red London double-decker bus. But it needs volunteer drivers.

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'Why would they let this happen?'

'Why would they let this happen?'

Shocked shop owners have spoken out after a town centre car park closed suddenly.

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Sustainable future tops summit agenda

Sustainable future tops summit agenda

One of the county's leading business events will be back for a fifth year in January - with green issues on the agenda.

Is Kent ready to go contactless?

Is Kent ready to go contactless?

What would happen if we did away with 'real' money? We investigate by taking a trip down one high street in the county.

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This is why your pint will soon be more expensive

This is why your pint will soon be more expensive

On Tax Equality Day we look ahead at the changes being made to VAT and how it will affect you.

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Much-loved wedding outfit shop to shut after 40 years

Much-loved wedding outfit shop to shut after 40 years

The owner of a popular store specialising in wedding outfits for mothers has bid farewell ahead of the shop closing after four decades in business.

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Jobs boost as builders merchant reveals opening date on £24m park

Jobs boost as builders merchant reveals opening date on £24m park

A jobs boost has been announced by a major builders merchant chain after revealing the opening date of its latest Kent branch.

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Plans emerge for new £16m health centre at old Debenhams

Plans emerge for new £16m health centre at old Debenhams

A multi-million pound health centre serving 30,000 patients could be set up in a former Debenhams department store.

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Rail boss apologises for unacceptable delays

Rail boss apologises for unacceptable delays

A railway boss has apologised to commuters for suffering lengthy delays for three consecutive weeks on the return to work.

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Plans for 400 new homes revealed

Plans for 400 new homes revealed

A developer's vision for a new housing scheme includes co-working space for those now working from home.

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Town centre car park to close tomorrow

Town centre car park to close tomorrow

A multi-storey car park is to suddenly close permanently tomorrow.

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Cycle lane 'will spell end' for many businesses

Cycle lane 'will spell end' for many businesses

A businessman has vowed to fight 'all the way to the High Court' in his campaign against the loss of parking spaces to make way for cycle paths.

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Bus giants eye merger

Bus giants eye merger

Two of the biggest names in bus and coach travel are locked in talks over a possible merger.

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