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Gillingham football club must pay up or leave training ground

Fans are angry that Gillingham football club is this evening once again locked in a struggle with Medway Council. The club faces being banned from its own training ground unless it pays an outstanding bill of more than 30-thousand pounds.

Gillingham FC has now been eight weeks without a manager and with the prospect of no training ground, fans say the club needs some stability. Sarah Saunders reports.


Gills kicked off training ground for not paying bills

Gillingham football club have been ordered to leave their training ground for failing to pay their utility bills.

Medway Council has written to the club to say it's trespassing and must hand back the keys to Beechings Cross by Friday.

The Gills, who've used the ground for ten years, owe more than thirty four thousand pounds for gas, water and electricity.