Improvements to our sports centres
Over the quieter festive period we will be temporarily closing some of our sports facilities to allow routine maintenance works to take place.
Pupils will make a splash during the Big School Swim
Medway Council is supporting a national campaign to help schoolchildren learn about water safety.
Medway to host international sporting events
A wave of international sporting events will be held in Medway, it has been announced.
Free sport taster sessions across Medway
Medway’s summer of sport continues into September with a day of free sport taster sessions at sport centres across Medway.
Medway Park to host Wheelchair Rugby League winner-takes-all clash
A host of international players will return to Medway Park next month for the climax of the domestic wheelchair rugby league season.
Learn water safety skills
Medway Council is taking part in Drowning Prevention Week 2018.
Medway Sports Awards 2018 guest of honour
Lizzy Yarnold, the most successful Winter Olympian in British history, will be the special guest of honour at this year’s Medway Sports Awards.
Free open day for residents at Hoo Sports Centre
Medway Council is inviting older residents to a free open day at Hoo Sports Centre to try out a range of classes including AquaFit, senior aerobics and new age kurling.
Deangate Ridge golf course to close on 14 April 2018
A golf course which was costing Medway tax payers thousands of pounds each year is due to close on 14 April 2018.
Residents encouraged to sign up for free swimming card
Medway Council is introducing a new card system for residents who are eligible to swim for free at Medway's sports centres.
Free sports sessions for young people in Medway
Medway Council has teamed up with partner agencies to deliver free sport sessions to young people across Medway throughout the year.
Cabinet approves recommendation to close Deangate Ridge golf course
Medway Council’s Cabinet has approved a recommendation to permanently close Deangate Ridge golf course following its long-term financial loss.
This Girl Can – swimming sessions especially for women
Medway Council has launched swimming sessions, just for women, at Hoo Sports Centre as part of the This Girl Can initiative.
Decision on the future of council golf course
On Tuesday, 6 February, Medway Council’s Cabinet will meet to consider recommendations to permanently close Deangate Ridge golf course.
International handball competition returns to Medway Park
Elite women’s handball returns to Medway Park this weekend as the sports centre plays host to the European Women’s Challenge Cup.
The Strand secures heritage lottery funding
The Strand Leisure Park in Gillingham will soon be at the centre of a community heritage project thanks to a £49,500 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
Summer of Sport's September finale
Medway continues to celebrate a ‘Summer of Sport’ with more opportunities to watch and take part in high-octane activities.