Well, schools are back, and summer is officially over (just ask the weather!). We’ve had a wonderful month, both at home and on holiday, but now it’s time to settle back in routine and for me that means getting stuck into a few house projects. Over the past year I’ve started to dip my toe
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Ebbsfleet Development Corporation has bought its third piece of land as it continues to deliver a new Garden City. The corporation has bought a site within the Grove Road area in Northfleet and follows its two previous land purchases in Northfleet and Gravesend. The latest land purchase is the first step in the corporation’s aim
The NHS has published a series of reports highlighting the work of the Ebbsleet Garden City's Healthy New Towns project. Putting Health Into Place highlights the work carried out here including highlighting the success of our Get Active app and Edible Ebbsfleet projects which are still running and now form part of Ebbsfleet Development
Major plans to improve the A2 around Ebbsfleet Garden City will see investigation groundworks take place over the next three months. Highways England will carry out the works around Bean north and south roundabouts, Ebbsfleet east and west roundabouts and slip roads connecting the A2. The surveys will include drilling exploratory holes in the carriageway
The BBC has been looking into what makes Ebbsfleet Garden City a healthy new town. It explores who we are looking at new ways of health care rather than rely on the old system. And it speaks to the NHS about the future here. Watch the video below. ebbsfleet4vimeo from Mark Norman on Vimeo.
A second Ebbsfleet Garden City summer fayre is to be held. This time it will be at Ebbsfleet Green here There'll be free food and refreshments and representatives from the new Ebbbslfeet Green Primary School will be there. And there will be fun for all the family with face painting for the kids and arts
New Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP visited Ebbsfleet Garden City during his first few days in the post. He came to see the progress that has been made here as up to 15,000 homes and facilities are built. During his tour he visited the Garden City Information Centre at Ebbsfleet International and headed to the
Well, we made it through our first heatwave in the Garden City! It’s been a summer of extremes and unpredictable weather, which has meant I’ve had to get creative when planning days out and weekend activities. Now it’s the school holidays, I thought I’d share my Top 5 Summer Spots in and around Ebbsfleet, that
Free food, face painting, tennis and football taster sessions .... you don't want to miss our summer fete which we're holding at Cherry Orchard primary school in Castle Hill, Ebbsfleet Garden City this August. It promises to be fun for all the family. There'll even be boxercise and kids gymnastics lessons. See the details below.
Local community projects have benefited by £50,000 from a special fund set up by the corporation behind Ebbsfleet Garden City. Ebbsfleet Development Corporation set up the Community Investment Fund to support local groups who wanted to set up new or expand existing community activities in and around the Garden City. The aim is to help