News published January 2023
Donate unwanted items to help Medway’s most vulnerable residents
When visiting one of Medway’s Household Waste and Recycling Centres (HWRCs), residents can now donate reusable items to a charity.
Medway Council supports residents’ mental health and wellbeing
Residents are being encouraged to talk about their mental health with friends, family or colleagues in an effort to help raise awareness and break the stigma around mental health.
Pioneering Learning Skills and Employment Hub opens in Medway
A brand-new Learning Skills and Employment Hub has been opened in Gillingham.
Planning for Medway’s Growth
Businesses, site owners and local people have until the end of February to put forward sites to be considered for future development as part of our work on producing a Local Plan.
'We will continue to explore future funding opportunities'
The Leader of Medway Council, Cllr Alan Jarrett has issued a statement, following the government's Levelling Up Fund Round 2 announcement.
Medway makes it all around the world – celebrate with a day of fun, food and fitness
Residents of Medway have walked, skipped and jumped the entire distance around the world – an astounding 24,901 miles – as part of the Medway Can campaign.
New partner to deliver substance misuse services in Medway
From Wednesday, 1 April, The Forward Trust will deliver substance misuse services in Medway, in partnership with Open Road.
MidKent College to open the Medway School of Art
MidKent College is opening a new Art school, expanding its art courses for the people of Medway and Kent to offer qualifications to university level.
City centre set to showcase spectacular parade to launch Medway Light Nights
A parade launching Medway Light Nights in Chatham will close with a dramatic display of music and the unveiling of a 12-storey-high light installation.
Explore Medway’s rich heritage at Medway Archives Centre
Whether you’re looking to research your family history, get inspiration from Medway’s rich heritage, or find out more about the history of your local area, Medway Archives Centre can help.