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REGULAR EVENTS   GILLINGHAM COUNTRY MARKET Every Friday from 8.30am-11am at the Methodist Church Hall (next to Lloyds Bank), High Street Gillingham. Gillingham Country Market offers a truly local shopping experience and a …

Lorna Lyons is leaving Gillingham School after 27 years, the last seven of them as headteacher. When she began as Head of Maths all those years ago, the World Wide Web was just …
Wyke Amateur Golf Society

To the causal observer they might just seem like a group of golfers out enjoying a round of their favourite sport. But the members of the Wyke Amateur Golf Society – WAGS for …
Shreen Water Mere

A major growth in demand for water fuelled by plans for new homes in Gillingham and Mere is set to put even more pressure on the area’s chalk streams, says a local action …
Dorset Police

Officers investigating an assault in Gillingham are appealing for any witnesses to the incident to come forward. The victim, a local man in his 40s, was walking his dog with his wife in …
Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police have successfully arrested Michal Kisiel this evening. Kisiel, aged 30, escaped from prison guards at Salisbury District Hospital at around 7:00 pm on Tuesday 30 May. He has been arrested this …
Wiltshire Police

Police in Salisbury continue to search for Michal Kisiel, aged 30, a prisoner who escaped from prison guards at Salisbury District Hospital. Kisiel left the hospital at around 7:00 pm on Tuesday 30 …
Belinda Ridout mayor Gillingham

Councillor Belinda Ridout has made promoting community life her priority after being voted in as the new mayor of Gillingham. ‘Gillingham is known widely as a friendly place, unique, with great community spirit,’ …
Dorset Police

Dorset police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a suspicious fire at a house at Milton on Stour near Gillingham. At 9.08pm on Wednesday 17 May 2017 …