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New figures show huge impact of fly-tipping across South East

News Last edited 31/01/23
Newly-released figures from Defra show that there were more than a million incidents of fly-tipping on public land in the last year – and more than 100,000 in the South East alone.

South East business confidence slips in January

News Last edited 31/01/23
Companies in the South East reported lower confidence in their own business prospects month-on-month, down 21 points at 8%, in January 2023, according to Lloyds Bank’s Business Barometer.

More than 600,000 will miss self-assessment deadline

News Last edited 30/01/23
New research from Handelsbanken Wealth & Asset Management shows that more than 600,000 self-employed people think they will miss the January 31 deadline for completing self-assessment tax returns and paying any money owed.

Gatwick Airport calls for Sussex, Surrey and Kent groups to apply for funding

News Last edited 30/01/23
The Gatwick Airport Community Trust is calling for community groups in Sussex, Surrey and Kent to apply for funding in a bid to help local people during the cost-of-living crisis.

Canterbury Christ Church University Mediation Clinic expands

News Last edited 27/01/23
The Mediation Clinic, run by Canterbury Christ Church University, has increased its offer to Kent businesses by appointing Jeremy Ferris to its panel of mediators.

Visit Kent pioneers business events campaign

News Last edited 26/01/23
Visit Kent is encouraging businesses to think local for team away days and experiences with its new business events campaign, Meet in Kent.

More than 60,000 distressed businesses in London and the South East

News Last edited 26/01/23
London and the South East is home to more than 63,000 distressed businesses in need of turnaround support, according to The Institute for Turnaround (IFT), the UK’s leading membership organisation for turnaround experts.

Construction firm Magrock relocates to Kings Hill

News Last edited 25/01/23
Fast-growing construction company Magrock is moving to larger premises in Kings Hill, Kent as it prepares for further expansion.