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We want you to nominate your Pandemic Heroes

Published: 03-Jul-2020

We want you to nominate your Pandemic Heroes

The awards will be judged by a panel of community representatives with the winners receiving a personalised trophy courtesy of Gravesham Trophy Centre.

Please be responsible as licensed premises reopen

Published: 01-Jul-2020

Please be responsible as licensed premises reopen

As pubs and restaurants reopen for business this weekend, we are helping them do so safely and responsibly

Lights, camera, action as The Paul Greengrass Cinema reopens for film lovers

Published: 01-Jul-2020

Lights, camera, action as The Paul Greengrass Cinema reopens for film lovers

With the curtain due to go up once more on 13 July, film lovers will be welcomed back to a clean and safe venue, with social distancing and hygiene measures conforming with all official guidance.

Former Mayor Bronwen McGarrity granted Freedom of the Borough of Gravesham

Published: 29-Jun-2020

Former Mayor Bronwen McGarrity granted Freedom of the Borough of Gravesham

Bronwen served as councillor for Central Ward from 2003 to 2011, and Coldharbour Ward from 2015 to 2019. She was elected Mayor in 2009.

Longer pedestrianised hours for Gravesend town centre

Published: 18-Jun-2020

Longer pedestrianised hours for Gravesend town centre

Excluding traffic for longer will help make shopping in the town centre safer for visitors

Gravesend welcomes back traders and shoppers

Published: 15-Jun-2020

Gravesend welcomes back traders and shoppers

Queues build from early morning as non-essential traders reopen for the first time since coronavirus restrictions were put in place in March

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.