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storage hut Gillingham

The Gillingham Duke of Edinburgh Open Award Centre (OAC) has officially inaugurated its new storage cabin based at Gillingham School, thanks to a fund-raising effort by youngsters involved in the scheme. The new …

Put these dates in your diary now! After the great success of last year, for 2019  The Spirit of Christmas Fair at RiversMeet Leisure Centre is even bigger – it kicks off on …
men's shed gilshed Gillingham

The project known as “GILLSHED” is still progressing, but somewhat slowly, much to the frustration of the Committee, say organisers. ‘A very active and keen Committee has been elected, and they have looked …
BSO Gillingham School

Artsreach, Dorset’s touring arts organisation, has teamed up with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra to offer audiences across Dorset the opportunity to see ensembles perform in a variety of rural venues. And on 6 …
get online Dorset

PLEASE PASS THIS INFORMATION ON TO ANYONE YOU THINK IT MIGHT HELP If you are struggling to use the computer, tablet or smart phone to look up ‘what’s on’ over half term and …
Gillingham Carnival

The mercifully dry fair weather conditions brought a large crowd out on Saturday 5 October afternoon to watch the annual Children’s Carnival Procession in Gillingham. Onlookers were treated to a variety of inventive …
Carnival princess

The annual Gillingham Carnival Concert and Royalty Crowning have taken place ahead of Carnival Day on Saturday October 5. Lucy Sleeth-Stevens, aged 10, was crowned princess, accompanied by attendants Phoebe Fielding, aged 6 …
hearing loss

Gillingham’s hearing aid clinic says it is looking for volunteers. ‘Could you spare 2 hours per month to help at our hearing aid clinic at Gillingham Town hall?’ asks the local team. ‘We …
Royal Forest Gillingham

Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) and partners have announced they have received £61,900 of funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund, for the Gillingham Royal Forest project. The project will run for three years …