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CCTV wallet Waitrose Gillingham

Police officers investigating the theft of a wallet at a supermarket in Gillingham are issuing CCTV images of a suspect. The incident occurred at around 11.50am on Friday 14 June 2019 at the …
safe passage Dorset

Dorset Council has voted to support Safe Passage (Dorset) – provided that the government fully funds the programme. Safe passage is calling upon every local authority across the country to commit to accepting …
post office logo

After just over a month in which it was closed, the Post Office branch in the High Street, Gillingham, opened its doors for business again on Thursday 18 July under the management of …
cat protection Gillingham

Cats Protection’s Mere & Gillingham Branch says its charity shop in Gillingham’s High Street is closing. The charity says that in a ‘competitive market’ – with many shoppers going online instead of visiting …
moon landing, Gillingham

Judges from South West in Bloom were in Gillingham on Friday 12 July as part of the town’s entry in the competition’s Pennant Award. Last year Gillingham picked up gold and is hoping …
Tommy's award

Two women who have forged a life-long friendship after the death of their babies are being recognised by Tommy’s for an Act of Kindness award. Zoe Feeney, 32 from Gillingham, Dorset has won …
Dorset Council

Local residents are being invited to speak with the highways project team leading the redesign of four busy junctions through Gillingham. The improvements are being funded with £3.45m secured by the Dorset Local …
Shaftesbury superdrug shoplifting

Police officers investigating the theft of items from a store in Shaftesbury are issuing CCTV images of a suspect. At 11.56am on Friday 17 May 2019 a man entered Superdrug on High Street …
Dorset Police

Two men have been arrested following an aggravated  burglary that took place  on Sunday 2 June 2019 at an address on Jay Walk in Gillingham. A 32-year-old man sustained what police called ‘non-life …