Gravesham Borough Council News Home Page

Official news website of Gravesham Borough Council. View our latest press releases and stay up to date with news in Gravesham.

Latest news

Our latest news, campaign updates and announcements

Impact of Covid-19 on our visitor economy

Published: 25-Jan-2022

Impact of Covid-19 on our visitor economy

Borough saw a 51.9% drop in visitors overall compared to 2019, and a 62.5% decline in value.

Free FSB memberships for Gravesham businesses

Published: 25-Jan-2022

Free FSB memberships for Gravesham businesses

The offer comes as part of our £2.2 million package of support for the Borough's economy

Civic service takes place for Bronwen McGarrity

Published: 18-Jan-2022

Civic service takes place for Bronwen McGarrity

Tributes have been paid to our long serving councillor, Freeman of the Borough and former Mayor

Cabinet gives go ahead to sale of Town Pier

Published: 04-Jan-2022

Cabinet gives go ahead to sale of Town Pier

Sale to Thames Clippers raises potential for rapid river links to London

Bronwen McGarrity

Published: 31-Dec-2021

Bronwen McGarrity

It is with great sadness that we have to announce the death of former councillor, Mayor and Freeman of the Borough, Bronwen McGarrity

Get fully charged in Gravesend

Published: 17-Dec-2021

Get fully charged in Gravesend

One fast 50kW charger and one 7kW charger are now available for visitor use in each of Parrock Street and Milton Place car parks. The 7kW chargers can charge two cars at any one time.

Latest Campaigns

Stay up to date with our latest information campaigns

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.