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Wednesday 17th October, 2018 by

A local Chamber member and client of Assentive’s, Calibre Facility Services Ltd in Rochester, has been featured on KMTV for its support of the hearing impaired children’s choir at All Faith’s Academy in Rochester.  See here for the piece on the news. This is terrific news for the choir and its inspirational leader, Adam Jessup-Smithers, for the national…

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HMRC’s vision to digitalise the UK tax system is well underway. The transformation will start with Making Tax Digital (MTD) for VAT from April 2019. Here are some Making Tax Digital – FAQs to help you understand and prepare for the transformation. Making Tax Digital – FAQs What is Making Tax Digital? Making Tax Digital is…

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156 defamation claims were brought in 2017 which is up from the 112 in 2016, official government statistics reveal.* Stormy Daniels defamation lawsuit against Donald Trump’s for his tweet is just the latest example of a string of lawsuits triggered by the use of Twitter or other social media platforms. Opinions suggest that the growing…

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Official opening of Repton Connect Community Centre: Putting the heart into Repton Date: Saturday 13th October 2018 Time: 11.30am –  1.30pm Address: Repton Connect, Repton Avenue, Ashford, TN23 3RX Repton Connect, a brand new community centre in Repton Park, will officially open to the public this Saturday October 13. The Mayor of Ashford, Cllr Jessamy Blanford, will…

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Family business, Bedfont Scientific Ltd., has pledged to row the length of the channel to raise money for local charity, Porchlight. Earlier this year, Bedfont, based in Harrietsham, announced that all its fundraising was going to its chosen charity of the year. In its latest charity efforts, Bedfont has organised a Big Row on October…

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Watching the grass turn a brilliant orange and sunset yellow as it gets covered by falling leaves, is my seasonal signpost that says, “goodbye Summer and hello Autumn.” As we edge closer to the winter months it’s time to lock up the garden furniture and think about the inside of the house. Perhaps it is…

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What is “Making Tax Digital”? Making Tax Digital (MTD) is a government initiative to modernise HMRC’s tax system, with the aim of making the whole process of administrating tax simpler and more efficient. All of your tax information will be in one place (your digital account) and you will be able to pay tax based…

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Navigating the vast landscape of business finance options can be overwhelming. Traditionally, if a business owner is in the market to raise funding the first product that comes to mind is a business loan. In many instances, a term loan is the most appropriate funding solution for the need of a business. However, sometimes other…

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Great news! You’ve finally made a decision to start that porch extension, or turn that dusty loft into a brand new office space or perhaps you’re thinking about a conservatory so you can read whilst listening to the glorious English rainstorm above you. Whatever it is you’ve decided to do, the excitement often lasts right…

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You’ve finally come to a decision. You want to buy a house that you can make yours. You see yourself as the next Sarah Beeny or Laurence Llewelyn Bowen (perhaps with not so many loud shirts) moving around the dilapidated property, assessing every corner and picturing it, as it will be, your own masterpiece. Regardless…

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