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Kent delighted by Beckenham redevelopment go-ahead

The long-term future of Beckenham as a Kent cricket venue appears assured after local planners decided to back a joint scheme to further redevelop the former Lloyds/TSB Social Club Ground. A meeting of the London Borough of Bromley’s planning committee gave the … Continue reading

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Sainsbury’s to move in at the St Lawrence Ground

Kent have agreed to lease a rental space at their historic St Lawrence Ground headquarters in Canterbury to Sainsbury’s. The arrangement will see a Sainsbury’s Local store open during the next few months, with the creation of approximately 25 new … Continue reading

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Kent switch match dates to avoid England football

  Next summer’s European Football Championships, co-hosted by Poland and the Ukraine, have caused Kent to alter the dates of two of their Friends Life t20 fixtures for 2012. Rather than go head-to-head with the obvious draw of Fabio Capello’s … Continue reading

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Kent’s future at Beckenham hanging in the balance

  Kent’s playing future at their satellite county ground in Beckenham appears to be hanging in the balance following a stalemate in their latest round of planning talks with the local council. The London Borough of Bromley Development Control Committee … Continue reading

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Kent cool on members’ reform plans

Kent have reacted philosophically to the stated intention of two of its membership standing for election to the club committee on a ‘reform’ ticket. Disaffected members Graham Holland and Nigel Williamson announced after day one of the 160th Canterbury Week … Continue reading

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Kent seek an alternative future for Beckenham ground

Kent County Cricket Club has unveiled new plans for the future development of its County Ground at Beckenham. If those plans do not win planning approval from the local authority, however, then Kent cricket’s presence in its highly-populated metropolitan area … Continue reading

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Joseph return like new signing: Farbrace

Kent’s director of cricket Paul Farbrace and leading all-rounder Darren Stevens agree that having a fit and fully-firing Robbie Joseph back on board this summer will be like making a new signing for the cash-strapped county. The Antigua-born pace bowler … Continue reading

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