Helping Keep The Gillingham Community Local
Tue September 25, 2018
- 'Beluga whale' spotted in the Thames off Gravesend - Marine life rescuers are asking the public not to get too close and to watch it from the shore.
- Jury discharged in Gravesend car-in-nightclub trial - The jury failed to reach verdicts on a man accused of attempted murder.
- Westminster attack inquest: Bridge 'wasn't seen as terror target' - An attack was not thought likely, even after vehicle attacks in Nice and Berlin, a senior policeman says.
- Scammers steal half-a-billion pounds from UK banking customers - Fraudsters managed to steal more than £500m from UK banking customers in the first half of 2018.
Marine life rescuers are asking the public not to get too close and to watch it from the shore.
The jury failed to reach verdicts on a man accused of attempted murder.
An attack was not thought likely, even after vehicle attacks in Nice and Berlin, a senior policeman says.
Fraudsters managed to steal more than £500m from UK banking customers in the first half of 2018.
Three girls and a boy are arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire at a warehouse in Margate.
Inquiry hears emotional testimonies by people caught up in the "worst-ever NHS treatment disaster".
Universities including Aberdeen, St Andrews and Chester have introduced blocks where alcohol is banned.
We go inside a nesting box in Sevenoaks, Kent, to see if it's the best way to help Britain's barn owls.
Three men, including ex-Barnsley FC assistant manager Tommy Wright, plead not guilty to bribery offences.
A hundred years ago Spanish Flu claimed the lives of more people than died in World War One.
Katie Kittermaster, 17, has been to New York to meet record company executives.
Parents in West Kent say their children are being put in danger by having to stand on over-crowded buses as they travel at speed along narrow country roads.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013
LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013
AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013
HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013
ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.
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