2018, a year in numbersPosted on 10 December 2018
The Ashford borough celebrates an epic year in 2018, with our Big 8 projects now fully underway or completed, new investments in the town centre and an increased number of people visiting the town. Here are some key figures from 2018:
*6,000,000 visitors to County Square,
*+2.4% town centre footfall,
*17,000 visitors to the Ashford Snowdogs Arts Trail,
*£75,000,000 invested in Elwick Place,
*80,500 sq. ft: the amount of Grade A Office Space at Connect 38,
*17,285 visitors to the AshfordFor website,
*50 new stores and 6 new restaurants taking shape at Ashford Designer Outlet,
*£650,000 refurbishment announced to turn buildings at Dover Place into the Coachworks,
*Second fastest growing population in Kent,
*16 businesses took part in Scale Up Ashford.
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