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Our latest news, campaign updates and announcements

A message from the Leader of the Council

Published: 24-Feb-2021

A message from the Leader of the Council

‘It would be nothing short of a tragedy if all the good work of recent weeks was undone and we were to lose more loved ones locally to Covid all for the want of a little patience‘

Full council agrees budget for the coming year

Published: 24-Feb-2021

Full council agrees budget for the coming year

£2.2 million economic support package announced to help businesses recover from the pandemic

Business support grants reopen for applications

Published: 15-Feb-2021

Business support grants reopen for applications

Local businesses and charitable organisations that are either not registered for Business Rates and have been required to close during lockdown, or who are able to show they have been severely impacted during the same period, could qualify for grants of between £500 and £3,000

Gravesham‘s supermarkets pass Covid-19 spot checks

Published: 11-Feb-2021

Gravesham‘s supermarkets pass Covid-19 spot checks

We‘ve paid ‘secret shopper‘ visits to major stores in the Borough to observe how Covid-19 precautions are being implemented

Everyone will benefit from Census 2021 this spring

Published: 02-Feb-2021

Everyone will benefit from Census 2021 this spring

The census, run by the Office for National Statistics, is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives us the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales

The Woodville hosts Covid-19 vaccination centre

Published: 29-Jan-2021

The Woodville hosts Covid-19 vaccination centre

Theatre is second centre of its type to open in Kent and will vaccinate thousands of people each week

Latest Campaigns

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COVID-19 Advice

COVID-19 Advice

If you believe someone to be vulnerable, isolated or at risk, visit our COVID-19 advice section to let us know.

We've put together a range of useful information to help you during these challenging times. You'll find support for residents and businesses, guidance on social distancing, keeping yourself occupied, and staying safe.

Solar Together

Solar Together

Solar Together Gravesham is an opportunity for Gravesham residents to group together and invest in high quality solar PV systems for their homes more cheaply than if they were buying alone.

Solar PV systems absorb natural sunlight and turn it into power for your home, saving you money and helping reduce your carbon output.

Your Borough Magazine

View the latest edition of Your Borough, our community magazine

Your Borough Magazine

Your Borough Magazine

Your Borough is our community magazine. It's published quarterly, and created for the residents of Gravesham. Written and designed by our Communications department. Each copy costs us 12p to produce, print and deliver.

If you have any queries about the magazine, would like to make a contribution towards it, or want to find out how to advertise in Your Borough, please email communications@gravesham.gov.uk

Gravesham

Local attractions and upcoming events

Visit Gravesend

Visit Gravesend

The maritime town of Gravesend is an ideal place to visit. Riverside, countryside, historic villages, picturesque parishes, and a full calendar of events to enjoy.

Gravesend Borough Market

Gravesend Borough Market

Overlooking the River Thames, Gravesend Borough Market is one of the oldest markets in Kent. Find beauty, fashion, antiques, food and drinks, and much more.