Medway

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 36
  • Labour 16
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • UKIP 1
  • Other 2

Independent 2. A cluster of industrial towns around the Medway estuary in north Kent: Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham, Strood, Rainham. Rochester, with historic associations with Charles Dickens, lost city status when it failed to establish Charter Trustees in 1998.

Anne-Claire Howard (Twydall) moved from Conservative to Independent in November 2018. Mick Pendergast (Peninsula) moved from UK Independence Party to Independent in October 2018.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TR

Phone
01634 306000

Website
http://www.medway.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1624.39