Local area information

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Publication date:
01 January 2020
Date range:
January 2020 - January 2021


Medway is a vibrant, destination offering enlightening experiences with many stories to tell. It is a place steeped in history and rich in maritime heritage with Rochester's splendid castle and cathedral and, in Chatham, a prospective World Heritage Site.

The area is in north Kent, just 35 minutes by train from London and the same distance from the Channel ports.

If you are looking for a place to visit on a short break, you will be surprised how much there is on offer in Medway. Whether you are interested in exploring the places that Charles Dickens loved and wrote about; visiting heritage and family attractions or attending our popular festivals and events - you will find an area packed with excitement, variety and unique stories.

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