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Barry Von Clemens

  We all understand that one role of doctors at a surgery is to prescribe medicine to patients. But what does a ‘social prescriber’ do? Liz Rose  joined Gillingham Medical Practice last autumn …
Gillingham high street

Gillingham’s mayor Barry Von Clemens has hailed a ‘positive buzz’ back in the High Street after the re-opening of ‘non-essential’ shops on Monday following the easing of national Covid lockdown restrictions. The mayor …
Gillingham Litter Pickers Mark Pearce Chester

The mayor of Gillingham has praised the ‘amazing job’ being done by volunteers from the Gillingham Litter Pickers who are trying to keep the town tidy during the lockdown. ‘I have noticed that …
Dorset Local Plan

An online public meeting about the proposed Local Plan for Dorset attracted nearly 100 Gillingham residents on Wednesday night. The information meeting, moderated by Mark Hebditch, chair of the town’s Three Rivers Community …
Remembrance Covid Gillingham

A ‘poignant’ Remembrance Day event took place in Gillingham today despite the national lockdown. The restrictions meant that just six people made up the so-called ‘civic bubble’ to commemorate the memorial event itself …
Christmas lights

Gillingham will not hold  any ceremony for the switching on of the town’s Christmas lights, councillors were told this week. Mayor Barry Von Clemens said that under earlier guidance the town had still …
Covid Dorset

Mayor Barry Von Clemens has praised the ‘absolutely fabulous’ way that Gillingham has responded as a community to the coronavirus crisis. Speaking at a meeting of the full council on Monday 22 June, …
Mayor Gillingham

Town councillors have narrowly voted to postpone the Annual Council Meeting for a year because of the current Covid-19 emergency. This means that Gillingham mayor Barry Von Clemens and deputy mayor Paul Harris …
Bus4Us

Residents angry at plans to axe the Peacemarsh and Wyke sections of the X2 bus route have set up a group aimed at finding a replacement service. The Bus4us volunteer group is to …