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Medway

1. a river in SE England, flowing through Kent and the Medway towns (Rochester, Chatham, and Gillingham) to the Thames estuary. Length: 110 km (70 miles)
2. a unitary authority in SE England, in Kent. Pop.: 251 100 (2003 est.). Area: 204 sq. km (79 sq. miles)
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The Medway towns of Faversham, Gillingham, Chatham and Rochester are very similar in size and character to Redcar, Middlesbrough, Stockton and Darlington and if ever a region needed revitalising it is ours so why are we being left out when it comes to investment in public transport?
Fisher's comment that he can empathise with the staff he meets is credible and to self-indulge momentarily, as a fellow Gillingham fan born in the Medway towns, so too is that occasional feeling of alienation within the sport of kings.
MEDWAY Towns has ousted Ilford as the luckiest postcode for Lottery windfalls, it emerged today.
Settlements either side of the Dartford crossing in Kent and Essex, the river towns of the Lea Valley and the five Medway towns should be connected and consolidated.
But these lines (or most of them) intersect with only two key orbital links: an inner circuit some 30-50 miles from central London, and an outer circuit along the south coast about 50-70 miles from London, from Southampton to Ashford, effectively continuing around the North Kent coast to Margate and back to the Medway towns.
The area of co-operation includes, on the British side, the counties of East Sussex and Kent, the authorities of Brighton and Hove and the Medway Towns and, on the French side, the d?
A pilot scheme has already been started in the Medway towns of Chatham, Gillingham, Rochester and Strood.
It covers the Medway towns of Stoke, Sittingbourne, Conyer and Faversham, in addition to the Isle of Sheppey and the Medway Estuary.
Devils play Invicta at Cardiff Bay Arena on Saturday, April 5 with the return in the Medway Towns the following night.
Cardiff Devils travel to Kent today for their National Ice Hockey League match against Invicta Dynamos in the Medway Towns, while they are at home against title-chasing Wightlink Raiders tomorrow (7pm).
Now, the posh bit of the Medway Towns is Rochester, which is famous for its connections to Dickens.