Friends of Gillingham Park Litter Pick

The December Litter Pick will take place on Saturday 7th December at 10:00, meeting as usual at the Fireman's Memorial. Come kitted out in your Christmas hats, jumpers and attire. Prizes will be awarded to the most festively dressed! If you have any questions regarding the litter pick and in case of poor weather please … Continue reading Friends of Gillingham Park Litter Pick

The Great British Spring Clean 2020

Friday 20 March 2020 to Monday 13 April 2020 Keep Britain Tidy want to inspire over 600,000 people to join forces to clear litter pollution from our streets, parks and beaches. #LitterHeroes is their way of supporting everyone who wants to do their bit to create a better environment on their doorstep and anyone who is already making a difference. You’ll … Continue reading The Great British Spring Clean 2020

Use of Herbicides in Medway

There has been a considerable amount of debate and publicity around the use of herbicides in our greenspaces. Currently, Medway Council does allow the use of herbicides by their contractor Norse. The chemicals are glyphosate based and used to control weeds in a restricted and controlled way. At the Council's Oversight and Scrutiny (O&S) Committee … Continue reading Use of Herbicides in Medway

Friends of the Esplanade – Open Meeting Tue 5 Nov 2019

Following a very successful first meeting back in July, we've been trying to find the best way to take this group forwards. Thanks to some great support, the time has come to get together again and a meeting has been arranged for 7:30pm on Tuesday 5th November at the Medway Adult Education Centre (Rochester Library), … Continue reading Friends of the Esplanade – Open Meeting Tue 5 Nov 2019

Let’s Talk Horstead Valley Events

Horsted Valley is a strip of green space that runs from Luton Village, in a South Western direction to the Davis Estate and Rochester Airport, and is sandwiched between Wayfield and Walderslade to the South East, and Rochester and Chatham to North West. It is one of the Medway Towns hidden gems, providing a vital … Continue reading Let’s Talk Horstead Valley Events

Friends of the Esplanade – Open Meeting Tue 3 Sep 2019

The second meeting of this new group will be held at St. Margaret's Church on St. Margaret's Street ME1 1UF on Tuesday 3rd September at 7.30pm - all welcome. The first meeting, held on 30th July, was attended by 18 people currently interested in the new group and it was agreed that the remit of … Continue reading Friends of the Esplanade – Open Meeting Tue 3 Sep 2019