Acorn business centre forced to shut!

Acorn business centre forced to shut!

Acorn business centre Maidstone forced to shut!

 

 

I have been extremely concerned over a planning application to build 22 homes on the Acorn Business Centre Maidstone site. Last night (26/02/2015) the planning committee heard the application but unfortunately it was approved by a majority Conservative & Libdem coalition. I was extremely disappointed to see Cllr Stephen Paine (Conservative) abstain from the vote ignoring local residents concerns despite being a ward councillor. This disastrous decision will see local business forced off the site and more over density occurring in Fant. …

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Acorn Business Centre goes to Planning Committee

Acorn Business Centre goes to Planning Committee

Acorn Business Centre goes to Planning Committee 26/02/2015

I previously wrote about the Acorn Business Centre located just off Milton Street in Fant being under threat from a housing development. Maidstone Labour have called in this application to the planning committee which means members of the committee will be able to approve or refuse the application.The application will be heard by the planning committee on Thursday 26th February in the Town Hall at 6PM. Members of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting to …

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Jubilee Free School Planning date change

Jubilee Free School Planning date change

Jubilee Free School Planning Committee date change

There is a new case officer dealing with the Jubilee Free School planning application.

There is a Planning committee meeting at the town hall on Thursday 26th February 2015 which starts at 6 PM. It was thought this was when the Jubilee Free School application would be heard but it has been put back to the 19th March 2015. 6pm at the Town Hall.

 

Email from Maidstone Borough Council 18/02/2015

Thank you for your email and attached petition.

The finished draft report has …

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Maidstone Hospital deemed “inadequate”

Maidstone Hospital deemed “inadequate”

Maidstone Hospital deemed “inadequate”

 

Health inspectors have revealed failings in the NHS trust running Maidstone hospital which has been rated as “inadequate” in some areas and needs to make improvements in the category of being safe. The group behind Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust has been listed overall as “requiring improvement” by the Chief Inspector of Hospitals. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) which inspected the hospital in October found that the trust was “inadequate” for leadership and “requires improvement” to be safe.

 

Maidstone Labour Party …

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