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Medway20 celebrations continue

by Natalie Vincent Thu 30 August 2018, 9:34 am

A trio of family festivals this month will celebrate changes to the Medway.

They are part of the council's Medway20 celebrations, marking 20 years since the formation of the area.

Called Future Focus On, the family orientated events will be held at Northcote Recreation Ground, Strood, on 15 September and at High Halstow Recreation Ground, High Halstow, on 22 September. Focus on Hook Meadow will take place on 1 September at Hook Meadow Recreation Ground.

Designed for local people across the five towns in the style of a a community picnic , the free events "highlight all that is great about each area", according to Medway Council, with residents encouraged to socilaise with friends and neighbours. 

Leader of Medway Council, Alan Jarrett, said: "Medway really [has] a lot to offer and we’ve organised the festivals to bring local residents and business owners together to showcase the wonderful things the community has to offer. There will be plenty of activities for people of all ages to enjoy, we’re looking forward to meeting residents at the events."

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