Category Archives: Strood South News

01 Mar
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Waste Services Update

With the weather causing serious disruption to all waste services, the Council has provided the following update as of 10.00 am Thursday 1 March Household Waste Recycling Centres – located at Cuxton, Capstone and Hoath Way are all closed until ...

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Refuse Collections
19 Dec
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Medway Council Christmas Bin Collections 2017

Below you can find the Christmas bin collections for the whole Medway area over the Christmas and New Year of 2017/18. Christmas revised collections Normal Collection day Revised collection day Monday 25th December Wednesday 27th December Tuesday 26th December Wednesday 27th December Wednesday 27th December ...

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Cllrs Steve and Josie Iles at the Station
22 Sep
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Regeneration at Strood Station

Councillors Steve Iles and Jane Chitty of Strood North, and Councillor Josie Iles of Strood South, were delighted with the progress being made by regeneration works taking place at Strood Station. The Conservatives’ longstanding commitment to regeneration across Medway saw ...

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Option C Thames Crossing
15 Apr
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Lower Thames Crossing Approved

On Tuesday 12 April, the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling confirmed the preferred route for the Lower Thames Crossing which will be as follows: a bored tunnel crossing under the River Thames east of Gravesend and Tilbury (Location ...

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21 Jan
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Medway Local Plan – January 2017

Medway Council is preparing a new Local Plan to provide direction on the future growth of the area. The aim of the Local Plan is to ensure that Medway grows sustainably, to provide land for the homes, jobs and services ...

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10 Nov
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Strood South Councillors

Rochester and Strood Conservatives are pleased to welcome back into the local Conservative Party, Strood South Cllr Mark Joy who has been sitting as an Independent. Rochester and Strood Chairman Cllr Trevor Clarke said: Following the historic decision to vote ...

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29 Oct
1

Medway Valley Leisure Park’s McDonald's Refurbishment

Rochester and Strood MP Kelly Tolhurst joined her Conservative councillor colleagues Josie and Steve Iles and the Deputy Mayor of Medway Cllr Gloria Opara at the official opening of the refurbished McDonald’s on Medway Valley Leisure Park. Enhancements to the ...

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24 Oct
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Medway Messenger on the by-election

After a short campaign, Josie Iles was elected as Councillor for Strood South. The Medway Messenger reported on the low turnout and the impact it had on UKIP. 

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21 Oct
1

Strood South By-Election Result

Josie Iles was declared the winner of the Strood South by-election with a 203 majority over Labour. The Conservatives overturned a 238 UKIP majority from May 2015 to take back the seat. Josie said: I am delighted to be back. ...

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08 Oct
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Maintaining roads in Strood South

Darnley Road experiences heavy traffic flows and being a major bus route through the ward it is important to make sure repairs and improvements are made to the road surface. Other highway improvement works carried out by Conservative-run Medway Council ...

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