News published October 2023
Gun Wharf in Chatham temporarily closed
Our main offices at Gun Wharf in Chatham are temporarily closed. Cllr Vince Maple, Leader of Medway Council, has provided a statement on the closure.
Meet the new chiefs of Medway Council
Medway residents are invited to attend a new open information evening this November hosted by Medway Council to find out about the latest news and plans and put their questions to the council leaders.
Be Bright, Be Seen this winter
Medway Council is encouraging residents to be bright and be seen this winter ahead of the clocks going back on Sunday, 29 October.
Plans released to revitalise an area of Medway
Have your say on plans to help breathe a new lease of life into a historic area of Medway.
Blog: Local Plan consultation
Read this blog, by our Chief Planning Officer, Dave Harris, to find out more about what the Local Plan means for Medway’s future.
Domestic abuse initiative to prevent survivors from becoming homeless is getting results, reports Kent Housing Group
A reciprocal scheme for social landlords to support households fleeing domestic abuse in Kent and Medway is gathering real momentum, says the Kent Housing Group.
Award-winning photographer’s exhibition coming to Rochester Art Gallery
A new free exhibition exploring Chatham High Street from two award-winning local photographers is coming to Rochester Art Gallery.
Children in Medway to connect with local farmers as part of new project
This month, the Soil Association's Food for Life programme is launching an exciting new project to inspire Medway’s children to visit, explore and learn from our local farmers.
Continuing to support residents through the cost-of-living crisis
Residents who may be facing financial challenges due to the cost-of-living crisis are being reminded, and encouraged, to access the support available.
Have a spooktacular half-term in Medway
From ghostly treasure hunts, spooky crafts and meeting a pirate, there are plenty of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy across Medway during the October half-term.