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Gillingham Town Council

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Initial plans for 139 homes scheduled as part of Gillingham’s massive Southern Expansion development have been described as ‘disappointing’ and ‘cramped’ by the town’s planning committee. Committee member and Gillingham town mayor Councillor …
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Councillors on Gillingham Town Council have signed up for a pledge on showing respect and civility, making it one of the first authorities in Dorset to do so. Town clerk Julie Hawkins said …
Gillingham Town Council

Gillingham’s town council is working with local voluntary groups to help people, who are in self-isolation in the town. The announcement came as the town council said its offices would be closed to …
council tax

Gillingham residents living in a band D property are likely to see their council tax go up by around £87 for the year 2020-2021. That is based on analysis by Gillingham News after …
Barnaby Mead

Revised plans to build 50 new homes east of Barnaby Mead in the middle of Gillingham have been formally and unanimously opposed by town councillors. The new plans, which include a small block …
Citizens Advice Gillingham

Gillingham’s town council has agreed to provide a £10,000 grant to help keep the local Citizens Advice branch running after an extraordinary intervention by other groups and associations in the town who said …
climate

Dorset councillors and Dorset Council officers are to meet with staff from Gillingham Town Council and other local councils who want to reduce their carbon footprint after declaring a state of ‘climate emergency’. …
poppies, poppy appeal, Gillingham

Councillors in Gillingham have voted not to put up large plastic poppies on lamp posts around the town in order to respect the fact that it has already declared a state of emergency …
Gillingham Town Council

Councillors in Gillingham have voted ‘in principle’ for a rise in the local precept of 4.85 percent for the financial year 2019/2020. The move came at a meeting of the town council’s policy …