Finalist in the Heritage & Environment Category of the year Award

Gillingham Local Roots are a local group who have transformed a disused Council playground into a a new community eco garden and allotment for all ages, young, old from all backgrounds.

Their  idea was to create a place where everyone can work together and learn new skills and also bring back community spirit.

Otway Steet, Gillingham is located in the social-economic ward of Gillingham North, this is ranked very high on the national “indices of multiple deprivation”.

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