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Gravesham

(grāv`shem), city and district (1991 est. pop. 90,000), Kent, SE England, on the Thames River. Industries include shipbuilding, metal casting, engineering, paper making, printing, and the production of tires, rubber products, and cement. Known as the "gateway to the Port of London," the city has been for centuries the official reception site of London's distinguished visitors as well as an expedition starting point. Gravesham is also a station of pilots and customhouse officers. PocahontasPocahontas
, c.1595–1617, Native North American woman, daughter of Chief Powhatan. Pocahontas, meaning "playful one" (her birth name was Amonute, and her family called her Matoaka), used to visit the English in Virginia at Jamestown.
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 is buried in the parish churchyard. It was formerly known as Gravesend.
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"We want the Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust to share the lessons that they have learnt from their investigations with all trusts across the country so that no one need suffer the way we have in the future."
Mr Miliband claimed voters saw Labour was a suitable opposition, and pointed to gains in Thanet and ThurrocK, and winning control of Gravesham, as evidence of a resurgence in southern England.
Labour dipped a symbolic toe into the south with a win in Gravesham, which Ed Miliband had visited twice during the campaign and where he spoke to reporters today (Saturday), and in the east, where they took Ipswich.
Sydney, Australia, July 29, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - iSOFT Group Limited (ASX:ISF) today announced that Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust has switched to its new A&E system under plans for all clinical staff at the 460-bed Darent Valley Hospital at Dartford to order radiology and pathology tests online, and follows an upgrade of iSOFT's hospital information system (HIS) last year.
Anna Arrowsmith, 38, who is boss of adult film firm Easy on the Eye, said her decision to stand for the Liberal Democrats in Gravesham, Kent, was because she was disgusted with the MPs expenses scandal.
Swing: 8% GRAVESHAM Tory Adam Holloway beat Labour's Chris Pond
In 2001, Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust published its guidelines: Safe Handling and Positioning of Patients and, more recently the Theatre Policy Group of Powys Health Board, Wales, wrote and implemented their own policy for patient positioning.
"The Kent scheme currently focuses on the Dartford & Gravesham areas but we would like to include other areas of Kent in time "says David.
The Tories took heart after seizing power in councils including East Yorkshire, Plymouth, North Warwickshire, Gravesham and Dover in Kent and Woking and Waverley in Surrey.
Kent Thameside is an area of 80,000 households, largely in the districts of Dartford and Gravesham. The area experienced years of economic stagnation and the loss of key industries such as cement production.
Customer service telephony solutions supplier Macfarlane Telesystems has been chosen by Gravesham Borough Council in the UK to install its CallPlus solution in a new contact centre.
For example, only those marked with an asterisk were included in Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust's contract with the Pentland consortium (National Audit Office, 1999a).