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Mick Cash

Construction giant Carillion has said it has “no choice but to take steps to enter into compulsory liquidation with immediate effect” after talks failed to find another way to deal with the company’s debts.

Work starts on Sidcup care home

Saturday, December 30, 2017

A major new care home is being built in Sidcup to cater for 80 older people.

A talented hairdresser has finally seen her dream come true after opening her own salon.

The former shop was demolished earlier this year

The restaurant reopened last week

It is expected to open early next year


Top entrepreneurs from east London, Kent and Essex scooped awards at Archant’s annual Thames Gateway Business Awards tonight in Canary Wharf.


Plans are expected to be submitted by the end of November

Bexley council

The restaurant has replaced Akash Tandoori

Peter Reader

The site could share a space with Sidcup Library

Linda Bailey

Indian Rose opened in Sidcup High Street in September last year

Ink Paradise opened on Monday


The Bexley and Bromley assembly member has leapt to the defence of the the cab firm

Gareth Bacon

A report in 2014 found nearly half of restaurants were not complying with hygiene rules

Peter Craske

The pilot project gets underway next month

Peter Craske

If you haven’t entered the Thames Gateway Business Awards yet, you’re in luck - the deadline for two categories has been extended.

Search engine optimisation (SEO), a process to make sure customers find your business online, is a key tool in a small business’s digital marketing arsenal.


The Post Office is yet to confirm a decision

David Evennett

Time is running out for business professionals to sign up to our free Digital Decoded seminar.


Are you a fledgling entrepreneur or the owner of a small or medium business and struggling to get your head around the ever-changing digital world.


Up to 16 members of staff gathered with protesters outside the Crayford restaurant on Monday morning

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Planning councillors made their decision on Thursday

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Queue systems just to get into London station will add 30 minutes to journeys and trains at peak times will be busier too

Network Rail

The event is being held by Erith and Gravesend rowing clubs


The first 100 customers will each receive a golden ticket

Documents suggest the building could be used for housing

Linda Bailey

The 25-year-old from Bexleyheath scooped the prize for the leading amateur over the weekend

Los Angeles

An entrepreneur who secured an exclusive top prize at last year’s Thames Gateway Business Awards has spoken of the “amazing” effect it has had on his charity.


The council expects Marston’s to refurbish the building by early next year

Linda Bailey

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Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

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