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Kent profit of £188,000 spells dramatic financial revival

Kent’s ambitious redevelopment of their Canterbury headquarters appears to be bearing early fruit following news of a £188,000 profit for 2011, compared to the previous season’s deficit of almost £600,000. The St Lawrence Ground renovation programme has been part-financed by … 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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Adams tells Kent: “I want to build something that lasts”

After a three-month interview procedure the club’s chief executive Jamie Clifford described as “long, drawn out and as thorough a process as is possible to run”, Jimmy Adams was duly installed on Tuesday January 3 as Kent’s new head coach on a two-year … Continue reading

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Pink balls and other stories: Andrew Hignell

The LV=County Championship match between Kent and Glamorgan, starting at Canterbury on Monday September 12, will be a ground-breaking affair as the four-day contest will be the first day-night contest in the Championship, besides being the first to use pink … 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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Farbrace aims to build on squad’s winter work

Kent coach Paul Farbrace hopes the county’s 20-man squad will be fresh, fit and firing on all cylinders when the players return to Canterbury for pre-season training next week. In preparation for his second season at the St Lawrence helm, … Continue reading

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