News published February 2023
Celebrate International Women’s Day at Medway’s libraries
Libraries across Medway are holding family-friendly arts activities, and a special guest talk, to celebrate International Women’s Day on Wednesday, 8 March.
New CBeebies story corner in Gillingham Library
Medway’s youngest residents can enjoy reading about their favourite television characters at the new CBeebies story corner in Gillingham Library.
Medway awarded more than £270,000 to improve air quality
We have been awarded more than £279,000 government funding to help improve air quality in Medway.
Medway's budget set for 2023/24
Medway will see millions more invested in road repairs and for services supporting children and adults, after Medway Council agreed how its allocated funding would be used for the year ahead.
Medway Council appoints new Chief Executive
Richard Hicks has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Medway Council.
Medway welcomes Hochiki Europe’s £5.5m investment in new facility
News that global life safety company Hochiki Europe has purchased a multi-million-pound facility in Chatham will reinforce Medway’s reputation as a location for innovative international businesses.
Ukrainian refugee family thanks Medway residents for their hospitality
A Ukrainian family who were forced to flee their war-torn country and found refuge in Medway have thanked residents for their kindness.
Update on Medway’s recycling centres
From 31 March 2023, only Medway residents will be able to use the area’s three household waste and recycling centres (HWRCs).
Valentine’s Day may be the official day of love but for booking weddings in Medway romance lies elsewhere
Valentine’s Day may be upon us but for couples planning their weddings in Medway it’s the least romantic day of the year when it comes to heading down the aisle.
Medway set to enjoy economic boost of £990million+ from CityFibre's full fibre rollout
A report commissioned by CityFibre has identified that Medway stands to be a huge beneficiary from the rollout of future-proof full fibre infrastructure which is now well underway across the area.