MP Gareth Johnson meets Dartford’s chief chocoholic

GJ at Cocoba

Dartford MP Gareth Johnson met one of Dartford’s leading chocolate makers at his growing business in Bluewater last week. Chief Chocoholic Darren Litton, founded Cocoba, a chocolate shop and café around two-and-a-half years ago, with the simple motto ‘Eat. Drink. Love. Chocolate’. Cocoba has over 130 products, over 40 of which, including…

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Houses of Parliament

Last week the budget was announced by Chancellor George Osborne and it has proven to be one of the most controversial in recent years. The changes to Personal Independent Payments, which led to the resignation of Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith, have now been reversed. Whilst some parts…

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Unemployment in Dartford reaches all-time low as MP Gareth Johnson opens Bluewater’s Jobs Fayre

Bluewater Jobs Fayre 2015

Dartford MP Gareth Johnson opened Bluewater’s annual Job’s Fayre just days after Dartford’s unemployment rate had reached a record low. Last week figures released for August 2015 showed that the number of people claiming Job Seeker’s Allowance had fallen to a 19-year low of 783 people. This is the lowest…

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