KCC business scheme recognised at national awards

A KCC scheme to help businesses invest in technology to help battle climate change has been recognised at an awards ceremony. The Low Carbon Across the South East (LoCASE) Project was selected as runner-up by the President of the Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT) Awards. The three-year LoCASE project has,…

Silver award for KCC’s support for the military

Kent County Council’s support for ex-service personnel and Reservists has been recognised today with the Ministry of Defence Employers Recognition Silver Award – only six months after receiving the bronze award. KCC says it appreciates the valuable contribution that Reservists make to the UK Armed Forces, their communities and the workplace and offers 10 days’…

Kent International Business wins national award

Kent International Business (KIB), a programme which encourages Kent businesses to export to overseas markets, has been named a winner at this year’s Enterprising Britain Awards. The winners were announced today (Saturday) by Small Business Minister Margot James. She said: “We have 900,000 more small businesses than in 2010 and they have an important role…