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Philip Gillingham

Gillingham Chamber of Commerce and Industry says it would like to suggest as a mark of respect that its members observe the one minute silence being held across the nation at 3pm on …

Developers have drawn up plans for up to 800 houses at a site west of Peacemarsh in Gillingham on which they say construction of the first homes could start by 2027 or 2028. …
Salisbury District Hospital

With coronavirus cases easing and in line with national guidance, Salisbury District Hospital has partially lifted its visitor restrictions. From today, Tuesday 13 April, patients will be able to have a daily visitor …
Gillingham high street

Gillingham’s mayor Barry Von Clemens has hailed a ‘positive buzz’ back in the High Street after the re-opening of ‘non-essential’ shops on Monday following the easing of national Covid lockdown restrictions. The mayor …
Home Bargains Gillingham

Plans for a Home Bargains discount store on the Kingsmead Business Park near Aldi and Sydenhams have been backed by members of Gillingham Town Council’s planning committee. The new store, which will sell …
Sir Rchard Sutton murder

A man has been charged and is due to appear in court in connection with the murder investigation in relation to the fatal stabbing of businessman Sir Richard Sutton in the Gillingham area. …
Sir Richard Sutton murder investigation

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of businessman Sir Richard Sutton at his home near Gillingham have issued an update. Dorset Police said they first received a report at 7.30pm on Wednesday 7 April …

Death of Prince Philip

A man stabbed to death stabbed to death at his home in Higher Langham near Gillingham on Wednesday 7 April ha been named as Sir Richard Sutton, a businessman said to be worth …