News published September 2023
Medway Council helps Wilko employees find new opportunities
Following the news of the closure of four Wilko stores across Medway, we have offered our support to its employees.
Stub out smoking for good this Stoptober
Smokers in Medway are being encouraged to access the support available to quit this Stoptober.
Changes to free parking in Medway
Medway’s free parking Monday scheme is set to come to an end after Monday, 9 October.
Medway to host world’s finest dancers
Some of the finest Ballroom and Latin dancers in the world will be waltzing into Medway next month.
Freedom of Medway awarded to two naval related charities
The highest civic distinction, the Freedom of Medway, has been officially granted to the Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust (CHDT) and Chatham Branch of the Royal Naval Association (RNA).
Maintenance on Hoo Sports Centre teaching pool
The teaching pool at Hoo Sports Centre will be closed from Monday, 16 October to Sunday, 5 November for essential maintenance.
Medway Council receives RSPCA award for the tenth year running
Our outstanding work with stray dogs has been recognised by the RSPCA for the tenth year running.
Free blood pressure checks in Medway this month
Residents are being encouraged to get their blood pressure checked for free this month.
Watch thousands of films, TV shows and videos for free at Medway’s libraries
Visitors to Medway’s libraries can now watch thousands of newly digitised stories from BFI National Archive and partner UK Regions and Nations Film Archives, for free.
More than 20 Medway schools join Food for Life’s good food movement
Hundreds of pupils across Medway are learning about good food and where it comes from.