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Common Mead lane field fairfax

The property company who are hoping to build up to 80 homes on land off Common Mead Lane in Gillingham say they have taken on board objections to their first application. Fairfax have …
Principal Street Gillingham Southern Extension

Construction work south of Gillingham is underway to build the Principal Street, which will support the expansion of the town. This 1.3km-long residential road will enable the development of land for housing, with …
Fairfax field Gillingham

Residents in Gillingham have expressed their disappointment after developers recently submitted a new application to build around 80 homes off Common Mead Lane. The original application from Fairfax was rejected by Dorset Council …
ham farm masterplan layout southern expension

  Developers and house builders are being invited to bid for the right to construct new houses on the Ham Farm section of Gillingham’s large Southern Extension development. National property consultancy Carter Jonas, …
Dorset police

Police officers are appealing for information to identify the driver of a vehicle involved in a road traffic collision in North Dorset. At around 7pm on Sunday 12 September 2021 a single vehicle …
Dorset Police

Officers carrying out searches to find wanted Gillingham man Nicholas Castle are pleased to confirm he has been located. Castle, aged 24, was wanted on prison recall after breaching the conditions of his …
flood rain Gillingham

Gillingham has been placed on flood alert overnight and on Tuesday morning, councillors were told this evening. Town clerk Julie Hawkins told members of the general purposes committee that the town’s flood wardens …
Gillingham Town Council

Councillors on the Town Council’s planning committee have voted to recommend refusing permission for a further 20 new homes in the centre of the town between Barnaby Mead and Bay Lane. The PG …
Wolfe Frank Mere

Hugh Wolfe Frank (1913-­‐1988), who was the Chief Interpreter at the Nuremberg International Trials of Nazi war criminals and a pioneer of simultaneous interpretation, will receive belated, but permanent, recognition as from 1 …