Gillingham is a town in the Blackmore Vale area of Dorset. It lies on the B3095 and B3081 roads in the North Dorset administrative district, approximately 4 miles south of the A303 trunk road and 5 miles northwest of Shaftesbury. It is the most northerly town in the county. Gillingham is pronounced with a hard initial 'G' as in 'Goat', unlike Gillingham Kent, which is pronounced with a soft 'G' as in 'Germany'.
This website aims to inform the public on the Town Council's work, the service it provides as well as local information and news.
This site contains agendas and draft minutes for all committees, ward representation and contact details for council members, Standing Orders and Financial Regulations together with policy documents and much more.
The site is updated on a regular basis with news and information on local issues and also includes links to a number of local organisations.