Chatham and Gillingham
With a rich history, much of it linked to the
military, we look at two Medway towns
Maxx and M&S to Kent’s largest Sainsbury’s. Chatham has great discount out-of-town shopping at the Dockside Outlet Centre.
became a local authority managed performing arts venue in 2000. Its Christmas show for youngsters is Sammy the Sheep Saves Christmas, 30 Nov-24 December. The Central Theatre, a former Methodist hall that became a theatre in 1966, seats up to 965 people. Its panto this year is Dick Whittington.