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Gillingham

road crossing peacemarsh

A petition seeking a ‘safe crossing point’ on the B3092 near Purns Mill Lane, Gillingham, has been launched. The point in question is where the popular River Walk meets the busy main road, …
Gillingham Youth centre

The Bones Youth Club which operates out of the youth centre on Cemetery Road in Gillingham is being forced to close temporarily. This follows the decision by Matt Hoskins to resign as manager. …
animal welfare

A groups of local animal lovers have teamed together to organise a Table Top sale to raise money for different charities. Money from the sale, which will take place at the Methodist Chruch …
astronaut

The astronaut built as part of Gillingham’s entry to the South West in Bloom competition has been damaged after what police described as a ‘drunken dare’. The town’s CCTV cameras recorded how the …
St Martins extra care homes Gillingham

Councillors in Gillingham voted on Monday night to support plans for a 59-flat ‘extra care’ complex to replace St Martins House on Queen Street. Despite misgivings from some councillors that the plans resembled …
Norddis Gillingham

An organisation dedicated to informing and helping disabled people, their carers and the elderly in Gillingham and the surrounding area is celebrating its 25th year. The North Dorset Disability Information Service (NorDDIS), whose …
Donna Rock bowls

Donna Rock from Gillingham bowled her way through to the Bowls England Finals at Royal Leamington Spa last week. After some intense matches when she played amazingly well, she was just beaten by …
Probus Gillingham

More than 50 members and guests of Gillingham Probus Club enjoyed a sunny day on Wednesday 21st August for their annual summer barbecue at the Crown Inn in Marnhull. The chairman, Nick Hall, …
Dorset police

Dorest police officers are investigating after reports that a Gillingham woman was punched in the face during an incident in which a car parked in Hyde Road was damaged by a van. A …