Latest Business in Maidstone news

  • 14 Sep 2017

    M2 Junction 5 Improvements

    Highways England are consulting on a proposal to improve the M2 Junction 5 / A249 Stockbury Roundabout in Kent. They are at an early stage in the development of the scheme and want your views to help inform the future direction of the scheme. The consultation will run for 6 weeks, from Wednesday 6 September to Tuesday 17 October 2017.

  • 25 Aug 2017

    Innovation Investment Loan Fund Now Open

    The Innovation Investment Loan scheme (i3) is funded by the South East Local Enterprise Partnership, Local Growth Fund and aims to deliver £1.8m of loans to local businesses in 2017/18.

  • 11 Aug 2017

    Is Your Business Disability Confident?

    On 3rd April 2017 the Department for Work and Pensions launched the new ‘Small Employer Offer’. This offer is aimed at increasing the number of job opportunities for people with health conditions and disabilities.

  • 10 Aug 2017

    Kent Medical Campus begins next phase...

    A new road opening up access to more of Kent Medical Campus has been officially opened by the Mayor of Maidstone, Cllr Malcolm Greer.

  • 26 Jul 2017

    Bluebird Care celebrates 7 year anniversary

    A leading home care provider that supports elderly people across Maidstone has celebrated its seventh anniversary with an event to reward its hard-working Care Assistants and customers.

  • 18 Jul 2017

    Bid submitted to Government for £4m to improve road network at Junction 7 of the M20

    The Government is being called upon to back a bid to improve the local road network at Junction 7 of the M20 in Maidstone in order to reduce traffic congestion and speed up the creation of new jobs at Kent Medical Campus.

  • 18 Jul 2017

    Kent Police set up new Cyber Crime Unit to support SMEs

    Kent Police have set up a new Cyber Crime Unit to support SMEs. The new Cyber Crime Unit will consist of a team of specially trained detectives to tackle Cyber Crime.

  • 13 Jul 2017

    Low Carbon Grant Scheme Success

    96 SMEs in Kent & Medway benefit from a share of £705k grant funding so far, with another 80 in the pipeline. It has generated £1.43M in private sector match funding from local supply chains.