Government launches NHS Test and Trace service
The new NHS Test and Trace service has launched, helping to contain and control coronavirus.
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Update on Medway schools
Medway schools have been busy preparing for the phased return of pupils from next week.
'The crisis is far from over' - plea from Public Health to stay alert in Kent and Medway this weekend
Public Health chiefs in Kent have issued a stark message ahead of the weekend – you are risking your life and the lives of others if you do not behave responsibly.
Medway’s essential highways works continue
Work on Medway’s roads has continued during the coronavirus pandemic.
Update on The Strand swimming pools
The Strand swimming pools in Gillingham will not reopen this summer due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Medway awarded more than £246,000 to help reopen high streets
Medway Council has been allocated £246, 396 from the government’s reopening High Streets Safely Fund.
New grant scheme for small businesses
Small businesses in Medway will be able to apply for funding as part of a new scheme to further support the economy during the coronavirus pandemic.
New activity packs will help combat social isolation
Medway Council is working with Age UK Medway and Nucleus Arts to support older residents feel less lonely and socially isolated during the coronavirus pandemic.
Update from the council Leader
Read council Leader Alan Jarrett's latest message to residents regarding COVID-19.
Hospital staff thanked with incredible donation of 700 cakes
Staff at Medway Maritime Hospital were treated to a wonderful feast this week, thanks to Medway Council worker Jabeen Sethi who donated over 700 cakes to staff at the hospital.
100,000 meals delivered to Medway residents
Our emergency support project, delivering food to residents with no one else to turn to, has hit a mammoth milestone.
Kindness and Support for Mental Health Week
Kent and Medway residents are being reminded of support services available during COVID-19 as Mental Health Awareness Week (18-24 May) highlights the theme of kindness.
Continuing to support children and families across Medway
Medway Council is continuing to support children and families in these challenging times.
Booked a trip to a recycling centre? Here's our top 'tips'
If you’re one of the 1,800 people who have booked to visit either Capstone or Hoath Way household waste and recycling centres, please don’t forget to take your booking reference and gloves with you!
Medway thanks key workers with new road markings
Medway Council has created new road markings across Medway to thank key workers for their continued hard work.