Monthly Archives: April 2017

Approval given to major Bluewater expansion

By |2017-04-24T16:00:38+00:00April 24th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Bluewater Shopping Centre is set to undergo a major redevelopment that will bring more than 2,000 jobs with it. Planning permission was granted to extend the West village section of the shopping centre from Pizza Express out to the nursery. There will also be five separate extensions to the main shopping centre that will bring

Approval given for 233 new homes in Ebbsfleet Garden City

By |2017-04-19T19:28:25+00:00April 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Planners have approved a further 233 homes on two sites in Ebbsfleet Garden City, 97 of which will be affordable. Redrow’s latest plans will see further expansion at Ebbsfleet Green where it is building up to 950 homes, along with a village centre, park, sports pitches, a hotel and pub and a primary school. It

Ebbsfleet Garden City reacts to Lower Thames Crossing announcement

By |2017-04-12T10:01:55+00:00April 12th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has today (12 April 2017) announced the preferred route for a new Lower Thames Crossing that could create more than 6,000 jobs and boost the economy by more than £8 billion. The new crossing will create a new link between the A2 and the M25 and reduce the burden on the

Ebbsfleet Garden City exceeding expectation as hundreds of homes are built

By |2017-04-05T10:35:20+00:00April 5th, 2017|Uncategorised|

More than 600 homes have been started in Ebbsfleet Garden City in the last year, new figures show today. Ebbsfleet Development Corporation (EDC), which was set up to help speed up the pace of delivery of homes in the Garden City, saw 614 homes being started over the last 12 months. And local buyers have

Ebbsfleet Garden City Enterprise Zone is open for business

By |2017-04-04T08:16:21+00:00April 4th, 2017|Uncategorised|

The North Kent Enterprise Zone, which includes Ebbsfleet Garden City has gone live, bringing with it financial incentives for those businesses that make it their home. One of 12 new Enterprise Zones selected by Government, The North Kent Enterprise Zone (NKEZ) came into being on 1 April, and is designed to stimulate business growth and the