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Visit Kent celebrates many happy returns

The successful promotion and development of Kent as a tourism destination through the partnership of the public sector and tourism businesses was celebrated recently at County Hall, Maidstone. The event, part of Visit Kent’s tenth birthday celebrations, recognised the importance of tourism to the county’s economy, and was attended by senior representatives from Kent County […]

Kent & Medway B2B 2012 video highlights

Congratulations must go go Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce for producing the superb Kent & Medway B2B 2012 business show this week. The event has grown from small beginnings into one of the county’s most prestigious business occassions. In fact it is their 26th annual business exhibition. Click above to watch our video report which […]

GoResponse Named Best Call Centre At The World Contact Center Awards

The Olympics may still be weeks away, but that hasn’t stopped GoResponse from picking up two gold medals. The Kent-based telephone answering service provider picked up three awards at the prestigious 2012 Contact Center World Awards (EMEA), which included GoResponse being named Best Small Contact Centre and GoResponse’s Managing Director Mark Kirby being announced as […]

Shepherd Neame Announces winners Of Pub Awards

The Ship and Trades at Chatham Maritime has been named Pub of the Year in the Shepherd Neame Pub Awards. Thirteen of the brewery’s 350 pubs in the South East collected awards for different aspects of running a successful pub, such as serving great food, pulling the perfect pint or being at the heart of […]

Freedom is only 9 days away

Tax Freedom Day, on which the average worker in the UK finishes paying their combined annual tax payment to Government and starts earning money for themselves, is only nine days away. The date is calculated by matching the average employee’s total tax contributions for the year, including National Insurance, VAT, income tax and fuel duty […]

Kent Science Park “Buzzing” with the Launch of Beekeeping Courses

The Kent Science Resource Centre (KSRC) on the Kent Science Park has been abuzz recently, as they have started hosting courses on Beekeeping. The courses are aimed at varying levels of experience – from people completely new to beekeeping up to experienced keepers who are looking for practical help and advice. There are currently around […]

Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee with the country’s biggest indoor street party at Bluewater

The Great British Home Show 2012 will be holding what is expected to be the biggest indoor street party in the country to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. A whole area of the lower level at Glow, Bluewater, will be dedicated for visitors to celebrate in style with fairground attractions, street entertainers and musicians. There […]

Exhibit your business at the Kent & Medway B2B for free.

On the 3rd of July 2012, Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce will be running its annual “Kent & Medway B2B” business show which will be held this year at the Ashford International Hotel in Ashford, Kent. This show brings together the county’s business community for a day of networking, learning and face-to face business. Everything […]

“Know Your Services 2012” in Dover

Do you want to know more about disability services in the local area? Do you want to find out about what is available in the Gateway and your local community? A Disability Awareness Event is being held at Dover Discovery Centre, in partnership with Dover Gateway, on Thursday 10 May between 10am and 2pm, to […]

Kent 2020 Vision Live Video Highlights 2012

Kent 2020 Vision Live is one of the biggest business events in the South East. It was held last Thursday at the Kent Event Centre in Detling and was a major success. Click above to watch our video report which includes interviews with Paul Carter from Kent County Council and Jonathan Neame from Shepherd Neame. […]