Residents of Medway have been taking part in the Great British Spring clean today.
The national campaign is led by Keep Britain Tidy and there are events across the county over the next week.
"This is my backyard, so to speak and I want to keep it clean just as I would at home"
"This is my backyard, so to speak, and I want to keep it clean just as I would at home"
Kent Police are investigating reports that a woman was raped in Gillingham overnight.
An attack is alleged to have taken place in Sappers Walk, off Gillingham High Street, at around 1am this morning.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
Players from Gillingham Football Club have visited children in hospital ahead of Christmas Day.
They handed out presents and some festive cheer at the Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham, even leading staff and children in a round of carol singing. Among the players were Cody McDonald, Stuart Nelson, Josh Wright and Emmanuel Osadebe. Derek Johnson reports.
A team of 40 inspectors are spending two days at the Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham to see whether it has improvedRead the full story ›
Detectives investigating the murder of a pensioner in Kent, have charged a man.
Seventy year old Trevor Hadlow was found at an address on Capstone Road in Gillingham on Tuesday. He'd suffered head injuries.
A 17 year old from Sheerness is due before Medway Magistrates charged with murder.
A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital with a serious head injury after a crash in Gillingham in Dorset.
Police were called to Wyke Road just before 4pm on Friday to a collision involving a pedestrian and a red Citroen C2.
The pedestrian, a 13-year-old local boy, sustained a serious head injury and was taken to Southampton General Hospital by air ambulance. His condition is no longer life-threatening.
The driver of the Citroen, a 17-year-old local man was uninjured.
“I am appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the manner of driving of the car immediately before, to please contact Dorset Police.”
A bereavement suite has opened at a hospital in Kent for parents who've lost a babyRead the full story ›
The Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham will become an entirely smoke-free site from 17th October 2016.Read the full story ›
A new scanner to detect cancer in patients has arrived at Medway Maritime Hospital in Gillingham.
The start of the art machine is able to detect the disease more accurately.
Rangers at a country park in Kent have stepped-up patrols after a mysterious thief cut down twenty-nine trees.
They were felled at Riverside Park in Gillingham and would cost thousands of pounds to replace.