News published May 2021
#WhoKnew - It's time to rediscover Medway
With travel outside the UK remaining ever uncertain this half term and summer, residents are being reminded that there’s so much to discover and enjoy on our own doorsteps.
Make way for Medway
“Let’s make this our moment” say Medway residents as government kick off 2025 round of UK City of Culture competition.
Medway Council Leader backs Medway’s UK City of Culture 2025 bid
The UK government has announced the launch of the latest round of the UK City of Culture 2025 competition. The Leader of Medway Council is backing Medway's bid.
Residents encouraged to join the Great British Spring Clean
The Great British Spring Clean starts later this month.
Medway Council awarded £80,000 funding for cultural projects
We're delighted that we have been awarded a £80,000 grant from Historic England as part of our High Streets Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ).
Leader's message to residents
In his latest message to residents Cllr Alan Jarrett discusses the next step on the government’s roadmap and looking forward to summer, including a new flexible summer events programme.
Recycling roadshows to start this week
Recycling roadshows to start from Thursday, 20 May for Medway residents.
Pupils encouraged to take part in national walking challenge
Young people across Medway are being encouraged to walk to school this week, as part of a national campaign.
The Strand swimming pool will reopen this summer
Medway’s popular open-air pool in Gillingham will reopen later this month.
UCA’s textile flair showcased in Rochester Gallery
University for the Creative Arts (UCA), a specialist art and design university, is holding 'Pattern and Beyond' at Rochester Art Gallery, in the visitors centre.
Available months for 2021