Latest Business in Maidstone news

  • 27 Nov 2017

    Maidstone is new regional HQ for expanding planning, environmental and engineering firm

    An employee-owned planning, environmental and engineering consultancy has chosen Maidstone for its south east regional headquarters. Caulmert has already recruited its first employee to be based at the new office, with Elliott Davies joining the firm from waste management specialists Viridor.

  • 20 Nov 2017

    Innovation Investment Loan Scheme Re-opens November 30th

    The scheme offers 0% loans between £100,000 and £500,000 to small and medium sized businesses with the potential for innovation and high growth within the Kent & Medway areas.

  • 17 Nov 2017

    Renovation in Innovation at The Business Terrace

    This autumn brings exciting transitions for Business in Maidstone with the renovation of unoccupied spaces in the heart of Maidstone into dynamic, inspiring and highly supportive innovation work hubs. We didn’t mean the transition from summer into winter!

  • 09 Nov 2017

    Maidstone road bid backed by Government

    Maidstone is to receive a £4m boost to help reduce congestion and attract further businesses and jobs to Kent Medical Campus.

  • 07 Nov 2017

    New Matchmaking Service for Small Businesses Looking for Finance

    Small businesses struggling to access finance from big banks will be matched with alternative finance options, under a new government scheme. From today (1 November 2016) 9 of the UK’s biggest banks will pass on the details of small businesses they have rejected for finance to four finance platforms - Funding Xchange, Business Finance Compared, Alternative Business Funding Ltd and Funding Options.

  • 01 Nov 2017

    Wood Fuel Collaboration and Business Finance Event.

    Kent County Council (KCC) is currently helping to deliver one of the best funded SME (small and medium-sized enterprises) business support programmes for many years. This support is designed to help all SMEs improve performance in terms of resilience, profitability and competitiveness.

  • 31 Oct 2017


    The Carbon Trust's Green Business fund is offering a capital contribution of 15% (up to a maximum of £5000) to small and medium sized businesses in England, Scotland and Wales.

  • 27 Oct 2017

    Wealden Homes Site Manager scoops trio of NHBC awards

    A Wealden Homes Site Manager has won not one but three accolades at the recent NHBC regional awards. Simon Bettridge attended the NHBC awards ceremony in Brighton in September to collect the prestigious Pride in the Job Quality Award, having been selected from around 16,000 site managers across the UK to win one of just 450 Quality Awards.