Kent has changed the location of its proposed centre following public pressure.
Ben Green had been in post since February.
The merger will see a reconfiguration of offices across the county.
The city council has relinquished control of the theatre and its associated buildings.
The council will have to find the savings by 2023/4, but insists they will not affect services.
The Liberal Democrats held their south-east regional conference in Canterbury.
Rob Thomas is now a county and city councillor.
This year’s market will include a special visit by Santa.
Councillors will discuss street performing and skateboarding when they meet next week.
The Foundation Party also wants to see power devolved to the regional levels.
More than 5,000 people are expected to attend the city centre event.
Judges were blown away by the farmhouse cheddar they tasted.
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