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Gravesham placed in tier 3 of COVID-19 restrictions

Published: 26-Nov-2020

Gravesham placed in tier 3 of COVID-19 restrictions

The move in to the Very High level of alert reflects the fact that the rate of infection in the Borough has continued to rise, despite the lockdown measures in place through November.

Joint statement from Gravesham Borough Council and Thurrock Council

Published: 20-Nov-2020

Joint statement from Gravesham Borough Council and Thurrock Council

Our joint response to Highways England’s withdrawal of its Lower Thames Crossing application

Work starts on our latest development of affordable rent homes

Published: 16-Nov-2020

Work starts on our latest development of affordable rent homes

We are demolishing old blocks of bedsits to make way for modern new and affordable homes to rent

Fines for six local businesses for COVID-19 breaches

Published: 04-Nov-2020

Fines for six local businesses for COVID-19 breaches

Rules that came into force from September stated that pubs must close at 10pm and while takeaways could continue to deliver meals after that time, walk-in customers must not be served

Gravesham and the November lockdown

Published: 03-Nov-2020

Gravesham and the November lockdown

"'During the original lockdown, I took tremendous heart and pride from the way the Gravesham community rallied around to support each other. Now is the time for that spirit to come to the fore again."

We're consulting on the latest stage of our Local Plan review

Published: 22-Oct-2020

We're consulting on the latest stage of our Local Plan review

We want your views on how we positively plan for the Borough’s future needs, and on the policies we use to determine planning applications

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

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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.