Medway Council sets out proposed steps to address financial pressures in the 2024/25 budget
Medway Council’s new administration has set out its first annual budget, with proposals to address the forecast funding pressures in 2024/25.
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Plans annoucned to tackle rising costs of temporary accommodation
We have announced a suite of plans to help tackle the rising costs of temporary accommodation.
Reserve your place at Medway’s Business and Skills Showcase today
Booking is now open for the first-ever Medway Business and Skills Showcase, which is taking place at MidKent College on Wednesday, 10 April.
Update on Medway’s Local Plan
Medway’s Cabinet has approved the updated programme and timetable for the preparation of our emerging Local Plan – with a further public consultation to be carried out this summer.
Update on Innovation Park Medway
Medway Council has taken a decision to pause development at Innovation Park Medway and explore the best options for its future.
Get protected against measles over the half-term break
Has your child or teen missed out on their Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine?
Families encouraged to get together at new Welcome To Medway event
A new event will give Medway’s families an opportunity to get to know each other on Tuesday, 13 February.
Major broadband upgrade in Kent and Medway to benefit 50,000 rural homes and businesses
Lightning-fast broadband will be delivered to tens of thousands of Kent homes and businesses after a £112 million contract was signed under the government’s national Project Gigabit rollout.
From apprentice to assistant director
This week is National Apprenticeship Week (5-11 February), and to mark the occasion we’re shining the spotlight on one of our most successful apprentices, Mark Breathwick.
Landowners ordered to remove unauthorised scrap yard
Landowners have been ordered to remove an unauthorised scrap yard, following a decision by the Planning Inspectorate.
ANPR cameras to be used to help make Medway’s roads even safer
New Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras have been installed at eight locations across Medway to help improve safety and congestion on Medway’s roads.
Medway businesses encouraged to apply for green grant
Businesses across Medway are being encouraged to apply for a grant to help improve their sustainability and environmental credentials.
Call to eligible residents to get flu and COVID jabs before deadline
Medway Council and Kent County Council (KCC) public health leaders are echoing calls from the NHS and urging residents eligible for flu and COVID-19 vaccinations to get protected.
Get measles jabs to stop disease spreading
Parents and carers are being urged to make sure their children are up-to-date with their MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccinations.
Letter to Chancellor of the Exchequer - Household Support Fund
A cross-party letter has been sent to the Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP regarding the long-term future of the financial support scheme for vulnerable residents.