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Events[edit]

Regular events

Farmers' markets: see Kent Farmers’ Market Association Markets Calendar

2014

August 25 Kent Festival of Bees, near Bridge, Canterbury

May 17 - 18 West Kent Green Open Homes

News and comment[edit]

2015

Free WiFi for all Kent libraries, October 28 [1]

2014

LED streetlights will save energy and taxpayer money, December 16 [2]

Men grow wellbeing with Parkwood community allotment project, June 4 [3]

Environmentalists and conservationists from across Kent discuss ways to protect bees alongside the county’s roads, railways and rivers at a special summit organised by Kent County Council, May 9 [4]

2013

Fracking in Kent? The Public Say No! September 27 [5]

2012

Oaken Wood Public Inquiry begins - could set precedent on ancient woodland protection across England, November 22 [6]

Any airport development in the Thames Estuary would be catastrophic for fragile ecosystems and wildlife, warns Kent Wildlife Trust which is prepared to fight any proposals [7] January 24

2011

Kent case opens door to wider destruction of UK's richest wildlife habitat, [8] 10 May. Woodland Trust urges Government to call in Kent County Council approval for quarry extension into ancient Oaken Wood.

2010

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World's largest offshore wind farm opens off Kent, 23 September [9]

2009

E.ON reveals Kingsnorth kicked into long grass, [10] October 8

Sustainable Communities Act - Kent gets it so wrong, Stuart Jeffery, [11] July 29

2007

Greenpeace reaction to Gordon Brown's speech: "Gordon Brown talked about being a world leader in green technology but put no flesh on the bones of how to get there. After ten years we're still at the bottom of most league tables when it comes to renewable energy. If he really does mean business he should stand up now and declare that there will be no new coal fired power stations like the one proposed at Kingsnorth in Kent." John Sauven [12] September 24

Greenpeace calls on Medway Council to ditch plans for a controversial new coal power station in Kent, [13] September 12


References

  1. kccmediahub.net
  2. kent.gov.uk
  3. kent.gov.uk
  4. kent.gov.uk
  5. East Kent Against Fracking
  6. Woodland Trust Media Centre
  7. wildlifetrusts.org
  8. woodlandtrust.presscentre.com
  9. foe.co.uk
  10. Greenpeace
  11. Stuart's Big Green Spot
  12. Greenpeace
  13. Greenpeace