Gravesham, England Newswire

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  1. Council bosses' A 15K Florida tripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    Nine council bosses are flying to the US to research theme parks in Florida at the cost of A 15,441.

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  2. Florida, here we come - Gravesham council is off to Disney World tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Online

    Leader John Burden will be joined by planning boss Cllr Jane Cribbon and communities chief Cllr Andrea Webb on the trip.

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  3. 'I'd rather pay the mafia': Gravesend restaurant owner speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Shopper

    A Meopham restaurant owner says he would "rather pay the mafia" than fork out for increased business rates which he says are threatening his business.

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  4. A 120m Heritage Quarter in Gravesend start date 'in autumn'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kent Online

    Work on Gravesend's multi-million pound Heritage Quarter has moved a step closer after a deal was struck between developers and Gravesham council.

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  5. Green party dubs Kent 'air pollution capital' of South East after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kent Online

    Thanet tops the county's pollution death league, with 90 deaths from long-term exposure to air pollution in 2010, the latest figures available.

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  6. Rise in staff at Darent Valley Hospital is a 'good thing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kent Online

    New figures released by the Department of Health show that staff numbers at Darent Valley Hospital have risen since 2010.

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  7. Gravesend awash with colour for Vaisakhi in GravesendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Kent Online

    Running 45 minutes late, the wait failed to dishearten the spirit as thousands of people lined the streets as the floats went past.

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  8. Streets of Gravesend will be filled with colour and song as the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Kent Online

    On Saturday, the Sikh New Year celebration will begin at the gurdwara in Saddington Street before the procession, known as the Nagar Kirtan, heads through the town.

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  9. Morrisons the hot favourite to replace the Prince of Wales pub in GravesendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | News Shopper

    A planning application for the old Prince of Wales pub in East Milton Road was approved - with conditions - at a Gravesham Council meeting on Wednesday .

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  10. Store owners rally round to fight rent hike at The Hive in NorthfleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Kent Online

    Shops will close and people will suffer as proposed rent hikes on shops become too much to handle, traders have claimed.

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  11. Plans have been announced for a new supermarket on the site of a former historic Gravesend pub.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | News Shopper

    The plans for the old Prince of Wales pub in East Milton Road are being discussed at a Gravesham council meeting today.

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  12. Marine animals in Gravesend 'getting confused by increased use of technology'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | News Shopper

    A porpoise appeared to get stuck in the Thames near Gravesend on Friday with experts blaming the increased use of sonar technology.

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  13. Discussions about thousands of homes for Gravesend are taking place...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Kent Online

    A public examination into how many new homes Gravesham needs to cater for its growing population is taking place this week.

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  14. Sikh New Year celebrations began with a flag raising in Gravesend town centre.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | This is Local London

    Prominent local figures in the Sikh community were joined by the Mayor of Gravesham, Councillor Derek Sales, and MP Adam Holloway for the event on Friday.

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  15. Video: Rats spotted scavenging for food in Gravesend town centre near Somerset Arms pubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Kent Online

    For some people, the sight of a rat is their worst nightmare - and a group of the furry frights has been caught on video in Gravesend.

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  16. Traders ignoring campaign to curb roadside car sales on Rochester RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Kent Online

    Despite Gravesham council stepping up action against illegal car sales at the side of the road, sellers continue to flout the law.

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  17. More teacher strikes could be in the offing in north Kent, one union member has warned.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | News Shopper

    These include St John's Catholic Primary School in Gravesend, which was fully closed, and partial closures at five other schools in Dartford and four in Gravesend.

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  18. Morrisons supermarket still on the cards for old pub site in East Milton Road, GravesendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Kent Online

    A Morrisons superstore, four houses and six flats are likely to be built on the site of the old Prince of Wales in East Milton Road, Gravesend.

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  19. By-election for Coldharbour Ward in Gravesend following resignation of Cllr Rosemary LeadleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Kent Online

    There is now a vacancy for a borough councillor for the Coldharbour Ward in Gravesham following the resignation of Cllr Leadley She has been an elected member for the Labour party since 1987, but stepped down on March 26 due to family and work commitments.

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  20. Unitary authority plan for Gravesham & Dartford unveiled at meeting of Dartford council last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Kent Online

    Both Gravesham council leader John Burden and Dartford council leader Jeremy Kite spoke at the meeting saying it was a "momentous moment in the history of local government moments".

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