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Gillingham Foodbank

Golfers from a charity based in Gillingham have raised £2,000 towards two local charities who help people struggling with the rising cost of living. The players from the Wyke Amateur Golf Society – …
Gillingham Carnival

After a two-year absence because of the Covid epidemic, the Gillingham Carnival processions are to return this autumn. The traditional afternoon and evening parades through the town will take place on Saturday 8 …
Gillingham Youth Collective

Former Gillingham mayor Councillor Barry Von Clemens has praised a new lottery-funded initiative to help the town’s young people over the next five years. The Gillingham Youth Collective, which was officially launched on …
Gillingham Youth Collective

Two organisations have won a joint bid for £350,000 of lottery money to fund a five-year project helping youngsters aged ten to 19 in Gillingham. The charity The Rendezvous and Gillingham Youth Club …
Gillingham welcome road sign

Councillors have voted against a plan to consider buying larger ‘Welcome to Gillingham’ signs despite claims that the recently-installed ones are ‘too small’. The signs were put up at the main entrances to …
park home path Milton Gillingham

Members of Gillingham Town Council’s planning committee have voted unanimously to oppose plans to install up to 43 park homes on a field next to Colesbrook in the north of the town. Their …
queen's jubilee Gillingham

Members of Gillingham Town Council were joined by pupils from Gillingham School and the town’s primary schools on Monday 28 February to plant a tree at Jubilee Fields in Gillingham. The Town Council …

Gillingham’s Town Meadow Group is calling for stall holders interested in being at the fourth Town Meadow Fete in Gillingham on Saturday 16 July. See the attached poster for more details or email …
Pearls before poppies

A work of art made of pearls and in the shape of a poppy is to be dedicated in St Mary’s Church in Gillingham this Sunday. The blessing and dedication of ‘The White …