Helping Keep The Gillingham Community Local
Fri May 24, 2019
- Mumps and measles cases in England prompt vaccine call - There were 795 cases of mumps in the first three months of 2019, versus 1,031 in the whole of 2018.
- Man held over large-scale fly-tipping in southern England - Mounds of rubbish weighing up to 120 tonnes are found dumped in five counties since March.
- Lumley on Gurkhas: 'Let them know how hugely grateful we are.' - Joanna Lumley has pledged her continuing support for the Gurkhas.
- Most parents reject nearest school - Some 60% do not choose their local secondary school as their first option, shows major study.
There were 795 cases of mumps in the first three months of 2019, versus 1,031 in the whole of 2018.
Mounds of rubbish weighing up to 120 tonnes are found dumped in five counties since March.
Joanna Lumley has pledged her continuing support for the Gurkhas.
Some 60% do not choose their local secondary school as their first option, shows major study.
Kenneth Noye was jailed for life for the murder of Stephen Cameron on a slip road of the M25 in Kent.
Jackie Allen was killed after her son-in-law Simon Childs set fire to a house in West Malling.
The pensions regulator has doubts about Sir Philip Green's proposed rescue plan to mend the business.
"Born Anxious" is a clothing label with designs aimed at autistic children.
A rare condition has left a Tunbridge Wells girl bedridden as her arteries are 'crushed' by body.
Daniel Russell uses photography as therapy for bipolar disorder.
Footage shot by police in Hastings as they take on London-based drug gangs targeting the town.
A Sevenoaks woman started a charity to help tackle hygiene poverty because food banks cannot.
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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