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Almost 500 new homes approved for Ebbsfleet Garden City

Plans were approved for almost 500 homes in Ebbsfleet Garden City. Ebbsfleet Development Corporation’s planning committee gave approval to Taylor Wimpey to build 332 homes and housing association Clarion to build 163 homes at Castle Hill in Eastern Quarry. Castle Hill is the first of three villages planned in Eastern Quarry which will have a

Garden City’s primary school and community centre could be Kent’s best buildings

Ebbsfleet Garden City's first school has been named one of the best buildings in Kent. Cherry Orchard Primary School and the Castle Hill Community Centre  are in a shortlist of 34 projects across the county in the Kent Design And Development Awards 2018. These 34 projects, selected from the 80 that were entered, include schools,

Bridge builders give a little help to green garden scheme

The company working on a brand new bridge for Ebbsfleet Garden City has donated eight tonnes of soil for a new community garden. The Enchanted Garden is being created by No Walls Gardens in Northfleet and is turning a neglected area at St Botolph’s Church back into an area for the community to use. Now

Winner of Ebbsfleet Garden City landscape challenge is announced

A series of man-made islands like the iconic Palm in Dubai could be created in the UK’s first Garden City in 100 years. A huge lake in Ebbsfleet Garden City in North Kent could be turned into an oasis where people would be able to grow and pick their own fruit and vegetables, visit an

A great Ebbsfleet Garden City challenge for families over the school holidays

Between 1st August and 5th September take a stroll with your children with the BetterPoints app and find lots of virtual treasure to win some fantastic prizes. To join in the treasure hunt go to the app menu, 'Add Referral Code' and enter the code EBBSFLEETTREASURE then click 'submit.' Then go to programmes and join this

70 for 70 to mark 70 years of NHS in Ebbsfleet Garden City

Up to 70 charities are to benefit to mark 70 years of the NHS in Ebbsfleet Garden City. The Garden City is one of ten NHS-designated Healthy New Towns and hundreds of people have been using an app which gives people rewards for physical activity. To mark the NHS milestone birthday, 70 people using the

Look at these stunning ideas for a healthy Ebbsfleet Garden City

In March an international design competition was launched by the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation and the NHS to find the best creative and inspiring ideas to help shape the landscape of what will be the first new Garden City of the 21st Century, and the largest of 10 Healthy New Towns being developed in