Tonbridge and Malling, England
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  1. Tonbridge factory Drytec in Morley Road will appeal abatement notice at Sevenoaks Magistrates' CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kent Online

    Drytec, in Morley Road, was issued the notice - requiring it to stop a 'sickly-sweet' smell coming from the factory - in June after nearly 20 years of complaints. Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council later penalised the company after it missed a deadline set for the installation of a Regenerative Thermal Oxidiser - a machine which would remove the stench.

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  2. Tonbridge factory Drytec in Morley Road will appeal abatement notice at Sevenoaks Magistrates' CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kent Online

    Drytec, in Morley Road, was issued the notice - requiring it to stop a 'sickly-sweet' smell coming from the factory - in June after nearly 20 years of complaints. Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council later penalised the company after it missed a deadline set for the installation of a Regenerative Thermal Oxidiser - a machine which would remove the stench.

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  3. Bexhill and Battle MP raises problem of overcrowd trains with rail ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Rye and Battle Observer

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, Claire Perry MP, Rail Minister, Huw Merriman, MP for Bexhill and Battle, and Tom Tugendhat, MP for Tonbridge and Malling.

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  4. New flats for sick and wounded war veterans will be built near Quarry ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Kent Online

    The green light was given to 24 one and two bedroom homes to the east of Quarry Wood Industrial Estate off Hermitage Lane, Aylesford. The site is mainly scrubland, although there are some allotments which will be moved to East Park Road.

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  5. Abbeyfield Kent care homes Greensted in Wateringbury and St Martins in Larkfield set to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Kent Online

    Two care homes in Tonbridge and Malling are set to shut, meaning scores of elderly residents will have to be re-homed. Abbeyfield Kent, which runs the Greensted in Wateringbury and St Martins in Larkfield, says it has been left with no alternative but to close and redevelop the complexes as "extra care schemes" within a year.

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  6. Dole numbers fall in Kent lowest for seven years and down for second straight month in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Kent Online

    There were 759 fewer claimants on the dole in April, a total of 18,646, according to the Office for National Statistics. The largest decline was seen in Thanet, where 131 people left the dole queue, bringing its total to 2,718, the second highest in Kent.

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  7. Area commander who oversees Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Kent Online

    Members of the public will be able to question Kent Police's west Kent area commander during an online meeting next week. will be available to talk about any aspect of policing in the division, which oversees Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Malling, Tunbridge Wells and surrounding areas.

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  8. Snodland builder David Keene 'blew his top' after tax demands from Tonbridge and Malling councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Kent Online

    A man who smashed up the reception area of a council's headquarters has spoken of his shame at reaching breaking point over a tax demand. Builder David Keene, 53, from Snodland, had the bailiffs on his back when he lost control in the local authority's offices, shouting "you can take it, have it all" before slamming his wallet and car keys on the front counter.

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  9. Sainsbury's supermarket, in Mills Road, Aylesford, is looking for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Kent Online

    Charities interested in becoming a supermarket's charity of the year have less than a week to register their interest.

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  10. Andy McSmith's Election Diary: Nigel Farage's unwanted support from Jean Claude JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Independent

    Andy McSmith is a senior reporter at The Independent. He has vast experience in political journalism and has also appeared on documentaries for BBC Radio 4. Nigel Farage has received unexpected support in his campaign to become MP for South Thanet, from the President of the European Commission - not normally a fan of UKIP.

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  11. Parts of Kent among UK's least-affordable places according to ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Kent Online

    Both Tonbridge and Malling and Gravesham districts have no affordable homes at all for families looking to get on the housing ladder, placing them among the least-affordable places in the UK. The picture is not much better in other parts of west Kent - both Tunbridge Wells and Sevenoaks have just one affordable home each.

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  12. Increase in Sheppey and Sittingbourne jobless totalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Kent Online

    Dole queues across the county shortened for the first time this year giving the government a final boost heading into the general election. There were 431 fewer people claimants in March, taking the total to 19,405, according to the Office for National Statistics.

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  13. Dole queues in Kent shrink for first time this year in final figures before the general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Kent Online

    Queues for the dole shortened in Kent for the first time this year giving the government a final boost heading into the general election. There were 431 fewer people claiming Jobseeker's Allowance in the county in March, taking the total to 19,405, according to the Office for National Statistics.

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  14. The Humphrey Bean and The Slug and Lettuce, both in Tonbridge,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Kent Online

    The Humphrey Bean and Slug and Lettuce received the Safer Socialising Award from Cllr Sasha Luck, the mayor of Tonbridge and Malling, at Tonbridge Castle on Tuesday. From left to right: Heather McIntyre and James Harris from The Humphrey Bean, Mandy Smith, Tonbridge and Malling's Safer Towns Partnership Coordinator and Gary To qualify for an award a venue must show that high standards of management and health and safety practices are in place, as well as measures to prevent binge drinking and making drinking water freely available.

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    Mar 21, 2015 | Daily Star

    Across the UK there are almost 140,000 claimants getting benefits of around 100 a week after being assessed as unable to work due to addiction, obesity or stress. They are given Employment and Support Allowance or its predecessor Incapacity Benefit at an annual cost to taxpayers of around 725million.

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  16. Kent community groups urged to bid for extra cashRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | 24dash

    Community groups across Tonbridge and Malling in Kent are being urged to apply for grants of up to 1,500. The money will be awarded by Circle Housing Russet from a fund set up to help groups from across the district make a real difference to local people's lives.

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  17. Dole numbers in Kent increase for second straight month in February, bucking the national trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Kent Online

    The number of people claiming unemployment benefits increased for the second consecutive month in Kent, once again bucking the national trend. Another 351 jobseekers joined the dole queue in February, taking the county's total to 19,836 according to the Office for National Statistics.

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  18. Tonbridge meningitis ambassador has written to John Stanley MP asking ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Kent Online

    A local ambassador for a vaccine against meningitis has joined a nationwide campaign to find out why a potentially life saving vaccine has not been introduced. 30-year-old Jo Camble, Tonbridge, has got in touch with Sir John Stanley, MP for Tonbridge and Malling, asking for his support in the matter after she lost her son to the disease in 2010.

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  19. Majority of Kent residents support the expansion of Gatwick airport, a recent study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Kent Online

    A recent study shows that the majority of Kent residents are for the expansion of Gatwick airport, despite a number of past reports suggesting they oppose the idea. The addition of another runway to the international airport has been subject to ongoing disputes, with KCC and Tunbridge Wells Borough Council being among a number authorities who oppose the idea.

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  20. Dirty dining: Kent's 24 filthiest eateries that scored a zero hygiene ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Kent Online

    Twenty-four food outlets may be putting diners at risk having earned a zero hygiene rating - the lowest possible score for food safety and cleanliness. Fly infestations, out of date food, dirty surfaces and cross-contamination were just some of the issues highlighted by inspectors.

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