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Gravesend in snow

I took a little walk around Gravesend this morning while the sun was shinning and -3 degrees didn’t seem too bad:                       An aerial view of the town covered in snow has been posted on Kuula by Creative Sky – click here to view.  … Continue reading »

Ebbsfleet Garden City Garden project

A group which has transformed a former derelict area into a tranquil community garden has received a grant to help finish creating a second space. No Walls Gardens, a local community interest company, has revitalised areas along Church Path, in the grounds of St Botolph’s Church, Northfleet. The company, who work with long term unemployed,… Continue reading »

We need YOUR view on country parks’ future

We need YOUR view on country parks’ future

KCC is asking for residents’ views on the future plans for its country parks by launching a public consultation on its strategy for the next four years. Seven of Kent’s country parks have just received a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or green space. However, KCC wants to improve… Continue reading »

Keep the Woodville!

The Gravesham Borough Council Cabinet meeting of the 27th March 2017 reviewed options for theatre services at the Woodville. The options considered included the “Cease” option which would close all theatre, cinema, bar and cafe activities.The Gravesham Green Party believe that the Woodville is a central cornerstone to Gravesend’s community and cultural life and the… Continue reading »

Residents step up battle to protect pubs following illegal demolition of The Battle of Britain

Residents angered by the demolition of a historic Gravesend pub are taking action to prevent other public houses in the borough from suffering a similar fate. The demolition of the Battle of Britain pub on in Northfleet last month sparked protests after developers began work before approval had been granted by the council. Now residents are… Continue reading »

Gravesham in Bloom has taken a Gold in the South East in Bloom awards

Gravesham has taken the gold award in the South East in Bloom awards this afternoon. Receiving the award the mayor, Cllr Greta Goatley said: “I’m delighted at this tremendous achievement. Everyone involved, all the organisations and individuals deserve this honour and the gratitude of the borough.” Last year Gravesham achieved a silver gilt award. In… Continue reading »