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Our latest news, campaign updates and announcements

Work starts at The Charter

Published: 16-Jun-2021

Work starts at The Charter

The Mayor of Gravesham, Cllr Lyn Milner, has formally marked the start of work on The Charter development in Gravesend at an official ground-breaking ceremony.

Go Trade partners celebrate re-opening of markets safely

Published: 27-May-2021

Go Trade partners celebrate re-opening of markets safely

Go Trade is funded with €3.8 million from the EU-funded Interreg France (Channel) England Programme, with additional support coming from local partners

Gravesham to celebrate Windrush Day 2021

Published: 25-May-2021

Gravesham to celebrate Windrush Day 2021

A £10,500 grant from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) will go towards a day of commemorations in Gravesend

Have your say on our new political map

Published: 24-May-2021

Have your say on our new political map

The Local Government Boundary Commission is reviewing Gravesham Borough Council to make sure councillors represent about the same number of electors, and that ward arrangements help the council work effectively.

New grants for Covid hit businesses in Gravesham

Published: 24-May-2021

New grants for Covid hit businesses in Gravesham

Priority will be given to businesses unable to apply to earlier grant programmes and which are of strategic importance to the Borough

We're looking for Gravesham's heroes

Published: 20-May-2021

We're looking for Gravesham's heroes

Our Community Awards will be presented at The Woodville in September

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.