News published December 2021
300 boosted against Covid-19 at army barracks
NHS vaccinators joined forces with a British army medical team to give more than 300 jabs to trainees and other personnel at an army barracks in Gillingham.
Leader’s Christmas Message
In the Leader’s Christmas message he discusses COP26, the Levelling-up fund & how to best protect yourself and your loved ones over the festive period
Residents encouraged to think carefully before getting a fur-iend this Christmas
We are offering advice to residents who are considering buying a dog this Christmas.
Safety initiative receives national award
An innovative safety initiative has won a national award from Children & Young People Now.
Cancer patients in Medway turn to charity for help in accessing almost £3.5 million of financial support to cover the cost of essentials
New figures from the Medway Council & Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service shows it helped over 600 people claim an average of £5,241 between June 2020 and June 2021.
Businesses encouraged to find out more about training grants on offer
We are encouraging businesses, and residents, to find out more about the training grants which are currently on offer.
Changes to Medway Council’s Services: Plan B Winter Plan
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that the Government will be implementing Plan B of its Winter Plan from today, Friday 10 December, we are advising residents of changes to our facilities.
Leader’s message to residents following government’s introduction of Plan B measures
Medway Council Leader, Cllr Alan Jarrett, releases new message to residents following Prime Minister announcement.
Avison Young appointed to manage Innovation Park Medway
Avison Young has been appointed to provide development consultation and subsequent management of Innovation Park Medway.
Shared Lives: offer support to those who need it
We're encouraging residents to find out more about how they can support adults who need extra support by becoming a Shared Lives carer.