Archive for the ‘Kent Business News’ category

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review The Lavender Blue Media production crew were at the recent Kent 2020 Vision Live business show. The event was staged at the Kent Event Centre at the Kent County Showground in Detling. The theme of this year’s show was innovation and there were a number of great examples […]

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent Three financial professionals from Kent are celebrating success in the International Association of Book-keepers (IAB) Finance and Small Business Awards.           Amanda Taylor, who runs AT Accountants of Whitstable, has been named Bookkeeper of the Year, with Gary Richards, owner of TaxAssist Accountants, which […]

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award Long-established broker, B&P Finance Consultants, is celebrating success after recently being awarded a prestigious industry award recognising their excellence. The Maidstone-based commercial finance broker, who operates on a national scale, was named Commercial Mortgage Introducer of The Year at the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2014. The team attended the awards […]

DSH warns over Direct Recovery of Debts consultation

DSH warns over Direct Recovery of Debts consultation Proposals to allow HMRC to collect unpaid tax direct from bank accounts could have serious repercussions for those who have neglected to keep their affairs up to date, DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors has warned. HMRC has begun consultation on Direct Recovery of Debts, a policy […]

Development excellence in Kent to be recognised with unique trophies

Development excellence in Kent to be recognised with unique trophies The recognition of design and development excellence across the county is to be set in stone in the form of hand-carved Kentish Ragstone trophies. Winners of Kent Design & Development Awards will receive the bespoke awards at a ceremony this autumn, after Maidstone-based Gallagher Group […]

Locate in Kent at heart of county’s ‘minor economic miracle’

Locate in Kent at heart of county’s ‘minor economic miracle’ Kent and Medway are enjoying a minor economic miracle thanks to the work of organisations such as Locate in Kent, according to Kent County Council Leader, Paul Carter. Speaking at Locate in Kent’s Spring Networking Event at the London Golf Club, West Kingsdown, Mr Carter […]

Local Enterprise Partnerships Must Plan Beyond Short Term Growth

Local Enterprise Partnerships Must Plan Beyond Short Term Growth Local areas should be thinking about long-term success, not just short term growth, according to a new report published today by the think tank IPPR North. The report shows that only 2 in 5 Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) – the bodies set up by Government to […]

Kent Invicta B2B 2014

Kent Invicta B2B 2014. This prestigious event is being staged at Ashford International Hotel in Ashford on the 8th July 2012. The event is organised by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce. On the day there will be an exhibition and the opportunity to attend a number of presentations from leading business people. In the evening, […]

Tax warning for workers with second incomes

Tax warning for workers with second incomes Workers with second incomes are being urged to get their tax affairs in order in a new HMRC campaign, according to DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors. The advice to disclose details of additional income comes with a warning that failure to do so could result in criminal […]

West Kent B2B 2014 Video Review

West Kent B2B 2014 Video Review. Click below to watch a short film produced by Lavender Blue Media. The West Kent B2B Show 2014 took place on Wednesday 30 April at the River Centre in Tonbridge, Kent. The event is produced by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce and the Lavender Blue Media film crew were […]