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railway Gillingham

Councillors in Gillingham are planing to make an official response to plans by South Western Railway to change the train timetable from next year. The rail firm has launched a consultation over the …
volunteer day Gillingham

On Saturday 31 July, Gillingham Town Council held a Covid-19 Community Volunteer Thank You event, hosted by the Mayor of Gillingham, Councillor Paul Harris, QGM. The High Sheriff of Dorset, Michael Dooley, was …
solar farm

Councillors have voted against plans to locate a large solar farm on the edge of Gillingham, next to the planned Southern Extension and in the middle of the Royal Forest area. Though members …
Principal Street Gillingham

This summer, work will start on the construction of a new road to support the southern expansion of Gillingham, with preparations underway on site. Dorset Highways contractor Hanson UK has started setting up …
police Dorset

Dorset’s Police and Crime Commissioner David Sidwick is launching a survey to ask residents for their views on crime and policing in the county – including the Gillingham area. Members of the public …
North Dorset 7s rugby

North Dorset 7s (ND7s), now one of the largest community-run one day rugby 7s tournament in the South West, will go ahead on Saturday 24 July 2021 at North Dorset RFC in Gillingham, …
Gillingham public toilets temporary

Gillingham Town Council has had to install temporary toilets after the public conveniences in the High Street car park were damaged during attempts to free a woman who was stuck inside them. The …
Dorset Police

Detectives have charged a man following an alleged assault in Gillingham. It was reported that at around 10pm on Saturday 17 October 2020 two 18-year-old men were walking in the area of Addison …
Parking car park Gillingham

Dorset Council has attempted to play down the controversy over increased county-wide car parking charges it plans to introduce next year after news of the increases began to leak. It announced its proposals …