Act responsibly this summer – do not drink and drive

One alcoholic drink will affect your ability to drive. In the last three years there have been 676 crashes on Kent’s roads where a driver was above the legal alcohol limit, resulting in more than 1,000 people being injured – 21 fatally. As lockdown restrictions continue to ease and pubs reopen, Kent County Council is…

Summer anti-drink-drive campaign launched

As the country prepares for the 2018 World Cup, Kent Road Safety is launching its summer anti-drink-driving campaign. One in six fatal crashes involves a driver who has been drinking and over 50% of drink-drive collisions happen on residential roads. The campaign will run from this month (June) through to the end of August with…

GREAT food and drink from Kent

Food and drink companies from Kent have broadened their trade with a visit to Belgium to display their wares. Kent County Council was one of a number of successful applications to benefit from The £2m GREAT UK Challenge Fund, part of the Government’s GREAT Britain Campaign. The money is being used for a project which…

GREAT food and drink from Kent

A group of companies in the food and drink market have broadened their business boundaries with a visit to Germany. Kent County Council was one of a number of successful applications to receive a grant under the government’s GREAT UK Challenge Fund. The money is being used for a project which aims to increase exports…

GREAT food and drink from Kent

Food and drink businesses in Kent are being offered the opportunity to expand their horizons with visits to Germany, France and Belgium to show off their wares. Kent County Council received a grant under the GREAT UK Challenge Fund for a project which aims to increase exports among Kent food and drink companies. At the…