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5,000 new jobs hoped for Kent

5,000 new jobs could be created after a number of firms in East Kent were approved for a Government-backed loan scheme.

5,000 jobs for Kent in Government loan scheme

5,000 new jobs could be created after a number of firms in East Kent were approved for a Government-backed loan scheme.

Companies in Thanet, Canterbury, Shepway and Dover can apply for an interest-free loan from a grant of £35 millio. Qualifying businesses must use the money to expand and take on staff.

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