Supporting our high street in challenging times
18 March 2019
In recent years Ashford Borough Council has taken bold steps to support our town centre and it is now bucking some national trends with regards to foo…
Local Plan 2030 is officially adopted
6 March 2019
Ashford Borough Council has officially adopted its Local Plan 2030. The Local Plan 2030 aims to make sure that future development is well planned, hel…
Connect 38 is shortlisted for major award
1 March 2019
Connect 38 – the largest office block to be built in Kent for 20 years – has been shortlisted for an RICS South East Award.
Ashford: independent retail scene enjoys revival
4 February 2019
With national retail in the doldrums, Ashford’s retail scene is bucking national trends, enjoying a 5.8% increase in town centre footfall in 2018.
Green Light for the Coachworks
17 January 2019
Planning go-ahead for The Coachworks, the £650,000 plan to transform disused industrial buildings into food, drink, event space and start-up business …
Ashford, leading the way in innovative technologies
4 January 2019
Discover how Ashford has become an innovative hub for tech and digital businesses across Kent and the South East.
Space Between’s Scale Up Ashford Journey
13 December 2018
Luke Frake, director at Space Between, reflects on his journey as part of Scale Up Ashford and praises the programme’s positive impact on his business…
Six Two’s Scale Up Journey
10 December 2018
We’ve met up with Aaron Taylor, CEO of Six Two, to see how Scale Up Ashford has helped the company grow in the last six months.
2018, a year in numbers
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 a…
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