Community

Gillingham Town Council

Councillors in Gillingham will meet this Monday, 24 August, to decide how to respond to a request for financial help by the RiversMeet Community and Leisure Centre. The popular leisure centre has asked …
Anne Kings

Gillingham resident Anne Kings is to appear on ITV’s ‘Sunday Best’ show on Sunday August 30th. Anne is best known for her community work as a Dementia Friends Champion, and also as a …
anti-social behaviour Gillingham Dorset

Nearly 2,700 people have given their views on anti-social behaviour in Dorset as a major survey into the issue reaches its halfway point. The survey, launched last month by Dorset Police and Crime …
coffee companions Gillingham

Coffee Companions, the scheme under which people who feel isolated meet up with others in a similar situation, is restarting in Gillingham after closing down for the Covid-19 epidemic. The aim of the …
RiversMeet

Gillingham Town Council is hoping to reach a decision on any potential financial support for the town’s RiversMeet leisure centre by the end of this month. The leisure centre asked the town for …
Fitness by Design, Udder Farm Shop

The Fitness by Design gym and The Toning Suite in Gillingham are both moving to a new location at the Udder Farm Shop in East Stour. The popular fitness club and toning tables …
Gillingham High Street

The new monthly street market that is to be held in Gillingham is to be called the White Hart Market. The event, which will take place on the second Sunday of the month, …
The mellowes Bupa

A Gillingham care home has been creative in reuniting residents with family, following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. Bupa’s The Mellowes has set up outdoor visits in line with social distancing guidelines, to …
North Dorset Turbos RiversMeet

North Dorset Turbos Swimming Club (NDTSC) this week became one of the first in the county to resume competitive training, with a 90-minute slot under distancing at the RiversMeet Leisure Centre pool in …