Illuminating Medway's city centre
A spectacular two-day light extravaganza, with a 12-storey-high interactive installation, is set to illuminate Medway’s naval town of Chatham.
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Medway’s Severe Weather Emergency Protocol is in place
We’re working with partner agencies to let people sleeping rough know that emergency provision is currently available in Medway.
Severe cold weather warning for residents
Severe weather forecast for the south-east this weekend could cause major health risks and residents are urged to follow simple steps to help vulnerable friends, families and neighbours.
Stay well this winter
Cold weather can be bad for your health, but there are some simple things residents can do to prepare for severe weather and keep warm and healthy.
Celebrate Christmas at Medway’s beautiful Tudor mansion
Residents are invited to step back in time this Christmas at Eastgate House.
Man fined £5,000 after rubbish found dumped in Hempstead
A man has been ordered to pay £5,900 after an armchair, wood and household waste was found dumped in Hempstead.
City centre car park gets a makeover
A car park in Medway’s city centre has been transformed, just in time for Christmas.
Hundreds of trees to be planted across Medway
Hundreds of trees will be planted across Medway in the next two years, thanks to new funding from the Forestry Commission.
Residents’ poems knitted together in patchwork poem
Residents’ favourite memories and stories of Medway’s city centre have been weaved into a patchwork poem.
Create Growth Fund: first funding opportunity for creative businesses
Creative businesses in Medway, Kent, Essex and East and West Sussex can now apply for funding to help them grow.
Supporting Medway’s children over the Christmas break
Children in Medway who receive benefits-related free school meals will continue to receive support over the Christmas break.
Medway Libraries’ first international exhibition
Explore how the Coronavirus pandemic has changed the concept of art at Medway Libraries’ first international exhibition at Chatham Library.
Recycle it right this Christmas and New Year
We are encouraging residents to check for changes to their weekly waste and recycling collections this Christmas.
Help the Lighthouse Cat save the day this Christmas
This year’s Brook Christmas Show will take Medway’s youngest residents on an adventure through fantastical lands to save the big day.
Citizens Advice Medway: helping residents get the support they need
Citizens Advice Medway has changed their opening hours to make sure residents can get the help they need.