6 ISSUES FOR £6 Subscribe to Kent Life today CLICK HERE

Down to business

PUBLISHED: 13:03 14 May 2009 | UPDATED: 16:00 20 February 2013

Iain Smallbones, Nikki Wile, Richard Saxby, Ross Muckleston, Kim Perman, Iain Hawthorn and Kate Reed

Iain Smallbones, Nikki Wile, Richard Saxby, Ross Muckleston, Kim Perman, Iain Hawthorn and Kate Reed

The best of Kent's small and medium businesses were out in force as a networking event saw some of our leading independent companies get together to exchange ideas. Hosted by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce and held...

The best of Kent's small and medium businesses were out in force as a networking event saw some of our leading independent companies get together to exchange ideas.

Hosted by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce and held at the prestigious Tonbridge School, representatives from local solicitors, engineers, banks, solicitors and charities - among others - were treated to a half-hour display by the Royal Navy Presentation Team, which looked into how our Navy is preparing for the future.

Representatives from HSBC local banking and the Partnership for Profit Improvement were also promoting local business, and many enjoyed guided tours of Tonbridge School's historic buildings.

More from Out & About

There's a truly continental feel to this regal coastal town. With plenty of historic sites to explore and healthy outdoor activities to enjoy, let's take a tour of Ramsgate

Read more

Kent resorts are well represented in a new book on the development of seaside towns from the earliest days to the present upturn

Read more

An iconic part of our seaside resorts, we ask some of Kent's lucky beach hut users what they love about their 'sheds beside the sea'

Read more
Mon, 15:25

From rambles through the Kent Downs to pretty village walks and urban strolls, this guide to some of Kent's prettiest walking routes is essential for the intrepid adventurer

Read more
Monday, August 5, 2019

A giant ice cream was created along with 99 free ice creams being given out on the day to celebrate the 99th anniversary and countdown to 100 years of the park

Read more

The response to a request for photos of your dog at the beach was phenomenal. Meet some of Kent Life readers' four-legged friends

Read more

It's like nowhere else in Kent and its seven sandy bays make it the perfect location for a summer staycation. Let's bask in the beauty and character of Broadstairs

Read more

A £2.3m project at Walmer Castle has resulted in the restoration of a lost glen, created by William Pitt the Younger and his niece Lady Hester Stanhope

Read more

Enjoy a gentle walk through the Hucking Estate exploring stunning flora and fauna supported by ancient woodland and chalk grassland

Read more
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Drink in the sight and smell of our native blooms on one of these wonderful wildflower walks

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory
Kent Life Food & Drink awards. Open for entries.

Subscribe or buy a mag today


subscription ad


Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook


Local Business Directory

Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search

Most Read

Latest from the Kent Life