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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 […]

A Fresh Look for Kent’s Coastal Hotel

A Fresh Look for Kent’s Coastal Hotel This Grand Old Lady, otherwise known as the Mercure Imperial Hythe Hotel & Spa, was designed and built in 1880, offering a ray of sunshine serving the ultimate seaside destination hotel experience. She has now received an injection of R&R (restoration and refurbishment) to bring her back to […]

Judges named for Kent Design & Development Awards

The panel of experts tasked with judging the Kent Design & Development Awards to help the county celebrate the design excellence of the county’s property and construction industry, has been appointed. The judging panel, chaired by Brian Horton, director of Horton Strategic, includes architectural, construction and design, housing and regeneration, as well as civil and […]

Kenny loves Kent 2020 Vision Live

The launch of the visitor marketing campaign for this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE has been introduced by Kenny, the show’s first illustrated visitor. In front of a packed exhibitor briefing on 29th January, Kenny made his big-screen debut before coming to life on the main website, YouTube and Twitter (@kennyfromkent), plus a blog on […]

Businesses back Kent Breakfast campaign

Representatives of local tourism and hospitality businesses gathered at a series of workshops this autumn to get tips on how to serve a great Kent Breakfast. The Kent Breakfast scheme, promoted jointly by Visit Kent and Produced in Kent, is encouraging the county’s B&Bs, hotels, restaurants, pubs, cafes and everywhere else that serves breakfast to […]

Kent Science Park to Host Budget Themed Q&A with Gordon Henderson MP

On December 6th Gordon Henderson, MP for Sittingbourne and Sheppey, will be returning to Kent Science Park to take part in a question and answer session with local businesses. The Q&A is designed for all business owners in the local community to put forward any questions they might have for Mr. Henderson and his guest […]

Top business tips from Amsterdam

Almost 50 Kent business people headed to Manston Airport and got some practical advice on how to unlock trade opportunities in Holland, an export market worth more than €27.5bn a year to the British economy. The ‘Doing Business in the Netherlands’ seminar, organised by UK Trade & Investment and Air France KLM, in collaboration with […]

Kent ready for economic recovery, says Kent Property Market Report

With businesses reporting increased orders, millions of pounds of investment incentives on offer and with major strengths in sectors likely to grow, the county’s economy is set fair as the recovery takes hold, according to the 2013 Kent Property Market Report. The report, which reviews the county’s commercial, retail, tourism, rural and residential markets and […]

Search begins for London and the South’s Directors of the Year

Business leaders across the region are being invited to enter the 2013 London and South East Director of the Year awards run by the Institute of Directors (IoD). Open to members and non-members of the IoD, the awards will be welcoming entries from business leaders from the whole of London and the South East of […]

Kent Science Park Secures second round of INTERREG Funding to Launch New Genie Project

Kent Science Park has made a second successful bid for INTERREG funding – an initiative to stimulate cooperation between countries in the European Union. This means that the Park will continue to represent Kent and the South East in its quest to encourage trade and link businesses in the UK and France. As part of […]