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Anne Kings

Anne Kings, a well-known and popular volunteer from Gillingham, has been among those recognised for their outstanding volunteer work by King Charles III and Queen Camilla. Five hundred outstanding volunteers across the UK …
Gillingham road

The construction of a residential road in Gillingham is complete, paving the way for new homes in the town’s southern expansion. With road, currently known as Principal Street, in place, the surrounding land …
parking

The visitor and patient car parking system at Salisbury District Hospital will be reinstated and ‘go live’ on Wednesday 7th June 2023. Following what it calls ‘significant difficulties’ earlier in the year,  the …
Police Dorset

Dorset police officers investigating a serious road traffic collision north of Shaftesbury are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. The incident on the A350 near to the Littledown Business …
Barry Von Clemens 2023

The new mayor of Gillingham, Councillor Barry Von Clemens, set out his priorities for the coming year during the formal mayor-making ceremony at the town hall on Wednesday evening. In a speech Councillor …
Sharon Cullingford and Barry Von Clemens

Councillor Barry Von Clemens was last night formally elected the new mayor of Gillingham for 2023-2024. He replaces Councillor Sharon Cullingford who has just finished her first term as the town’s mayor. At …
school sports awards Gillingham

Gillingham School recently celebrated many sporting success stories during their annual Sports Awards evening and the guest speaker this year was ex-student Marlo Boyd. Whilst at Gillingham School Marlo was an accomplished school …
petanque

Gillingham now has a new recreational facility – two terrains on which to play pétanque. The official opening of the two terrains at the Town Meadow was performed by town mayor Councillor Sharon …
care saouth

Care South, a not-for-profit charity and leading provider of residential, nursing and dementia care across the south of England, celebrated the King’s Coronation weekend with a programme of events and parties involving VIPs …