Grab your running shoes - it’s nearly time for the Medway Mile
Thousands of runners, joggers and walkers will take part in one of Medway’s biggest community sporting events later this summer.
Free child-friendly Easter activities
Our Child-Friendly Medway team is holding two Easter themed events next month.
Encouraging children to grow their imaginations through reading
Free books, storytelling sessions and a pioneering book swap station are just some of the ways Medway’s children and young people are being encouraged to develop a passion for reading.
Children encouraged to help inspire a new mascot
Children and young people across Medway are being encouraged to get creative and help come up with ideas for a new child-friendly mascot.
Free, fun events for Medway’s children and young people
Upcoming events in Medway will create even more fun experiences and opportunities for Medway’s young people.
Leader's latest message to residents
In his latest message to residents the Leader of Medway Council discusses free summer holiday activities for children and young people.
Supporting children during the summer holidays
Thousands of children are expected to take part in free summer holiday activities this summer.
Families invited to a day of safety and fun
Families and residents of all ages across Medway are invited to get their free ticket to a fun and informative day at The Historic Dockyard Chatham later this month.
Medway Council announces brighter futures for school food
Schoolchildren, caterers and teachers will be in the driving seat to create healthy school environments with a new three-year project.
Medway’s young people encouraged to shape their future
Children, young people, parents and carers have had their say on how to make Medway an even greater place to live, work, learn and visit.
Another Medway play park transformed
Schoolchildren were the first to play in a new and improved play park in Lordswood.
Medway students elected for UK Youth Parliament
Two successful Medway pupils have been elected to become members of the British Youth Council UK Youth Parliament for 2022/24.
Medway’s free Friday family-fun sports sessions huge success
Hundreds of residents have already taken advantage of our free family-fun sports sessions.
Medway Council supports national children’s mental health campaign
We are supporting a national campaign which aims to encourage open conversations around mental health.