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Recruitment drive: Your community needs you

Recruitment drive: Your community needs you

Sponsored editorial: KCC needs social care professionals to help the fight against coronavirus

Staff working in office despite government advice

Staff working in office despite government advice

Sales staff at one of the UK's largest house builders have been made to come in to work despite government advice to work remotely unless essential.

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Britain's first all-women rail service

Britain's first all-women rail service

Rail companies marked International Women's Day early by running a service controlled solely by females.

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Workers who lost jobs waiting for wages

Workers who lost jobs waiting for wages

More than 50 people have been left without jobs after an online tutoring company went into administration.

New status will attract investment at science park

New status will attract investment at science park

Discovery Park has been awarded a new status pushing it further towards its vision of becoming a world class centre of science excellence.

Travelodge gets over 1,500 job applications for new hotel

Travelodge gets over 1,500 job applications for new hotel

A budget chain says it received a record amount of applications for the 15 positions it advertised for its new town centre branch.

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So what was new in 2019?

So what was new in 2019?

We take a look at which projects promised for 2019 were achieved.

Jobseeker support centre closes

Jobseeker support centre closes

A centre helping people find work has closed by a council amid changes to a government-funded programme.

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Number of benefit claimants rises yet again

Number of benefit claimants rises yet again

The number of people claiming universal credit or job seeker's allowance in Kent has risen for the 16th month in a row.

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Yalding 'heading for grid-lock'

Yalding 'heading for grid-lock'

Neighbours opposed to a scheme to redevelop the Syngenta site in Yalding as a business park say it could contaminate the River Medway.

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Cricket hero fired up for future career

Cricket hero fired up for future career

From cricket balls to raging blazes, Ashes hero Geraint Jones has stumped us all with his latest career change announcement.

The best Christmas temp jobs

The best Christmas temp jobs

From professional elf to reindeer carer, here are some of the best ways to earn a little extra cash this Christmas.

Latest unemployment figures revealed

Latest unemployment figures revealed

The number of people claiming unemployment benefits has increased every month for the past year.

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Dole queues lengthen again in Kent

Dole queues lengthen again in Kent

Nearly 500 more people are claiming unemployment benefits across Kent, the latest figures reveal.

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Dole queues lengthen again in Kent

Dole queues lengthen again in Kent

Hundreds more people are claiming unemployment benefits across Kent, the latest figures reveal.

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Jobs up for grabs at Aldi

Jobs up for grabs at Aldi

Supermarket giant Aldi has announced it will open its three new Kent stores later this year creating a huge number of jobs.

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Benefit claims rise in county

Benefit claims rise in county

Dole queues lengthened by more than 1,700 people in the last month across Kent.

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Union anger at Post Office job threats

Union anger at Post Office job threats

More than 50 Post Office employees in Kent are being forced to make a difficult decision about their future.

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Longer dole queues in Kent

Longer dole queues in Kent

More than 1,100 more people in the county are claiming unemployment benefits according to the latest figures.

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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.

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