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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 …
Molly Wisdom Gillingham

Gillingham Mayor Barry Von Clemens visited St Martins Grange care home to help resident Molly Wisdom celebrate a very special birthday. Molly, who turned 100, was joined by her family for the special …
St Martins Gillingham new

The mayor of Gillingham, Barry Von Clemens, has said that the development to provide 60 ‘extra care’ homes to replace the now-demolished St Martins House in Queen Street will be the ‘shame of …
Gillingham Town Council

Members of Gillingham Town’s Council have unanimously voted to oppose plans to turn a disused shop on the High Street into three new homes. Councillors pointed out that not only is the site …
Wyvern Savings Loans Gillingham

The Gillingham branch of credit union Wyvern Savings & Loans recently celebrated its 1,000th opening to the public. The occasion was marked by a visit from Gillingham mayor Barry Von Clemens who is …