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Gravesham council's press releases, campaign updates and a host of other features centred around the Borough of Gravesham appear here and are updated regularly.

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  • Bogus council tax calls

    Bogus council tax calls

    We would like to reassure residents that no one from the council will call them asking for bank details. This follows reports of a phone scam which is going on across the country.

    21 May 2015

  • Gravesham’s new mayor

    Gravesham’s new mayor

    North Kent magistrate, Cllr Michael Wenban, 69, was elected as the new Mayor of Gravesham at Tuesday's annual council meeting. The Mayoress, who will act as the Mayor's escort, will be fellow magistrate Fiona Strike.

    21 May 2015

  • And Then There Were None

    And Then There Were None

    To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Agatha Christie Theatre Company, And Then There Were None returns to the stage to follow in the footsteps of the company's hugely successful Witness for the Prosecution and Black Coffee.

    15 May 2015

  • Gravesham is growing for gold again

    Gravesham is growing for gold again

    The council is calling upon all arty types and green fingered residents to help with this year's Gravesham in Bloom project and competition.

    05 May 2015

  • London Paramount Consultation Events

    London Paramount Consultation Events

    The London Paramount plans will be making their way round Gravesham and Dartford in the next month. 

    You're invited to drop in at any of the venues to view the plans, talk to the project team and share your views.

    14 Apr 2015

  • Gravesham will remember VE Day

    Gravesham will remember VE Day

    On Friday 8 May at 9.30pm the Beacon on Windmill Hill will be lit in a shared moment of celebration with more than 100 other boroughs and cities throughout the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel  Islands on the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

    10 Apr 2015

  • Your councillors CAN help your group or organisation

    Your councillors CAN help your group or organisation

    24 Mar 2015

  • Council Housing for Gravesham

    Council Housing for Gravesham

    The council are building 19 new homes to assist local people with housing needs. The new homes are due for completion between January 2016 and September 2016.

    19 Mar 2015

  • Warning to public over dangerous building

    Warning to public over dangerous building

    Gravesham Borough Council is warning the public not to enter shops on the eastern side of Lawrance Square, Coldharbour, Northfleet, following tests on the subsidence there.

    17 Mar 2015

  • Communities join the big spring clean

    Communities join the big spring clean

    13 Mar 2015

  • Tenants to be evacuated after hole opens up

    Tenants to be evacuated after hole opens up

    Residents of seven council flats are to be rehoused following subsidence which an independent surveyor has deemed to be potentially dangerous.

    04 Mar 2015

  • Chinese New Year Celebrations

    Chinese New Year Celebrations

    Chinese New Years celebration highlights

    03 Mar 2015