The borough of Gravesham is situated in the Thames Gateway.
Just 25 miles from central London, Gravesham covers 25,000
acres of the most varied countryside in the United Kingdom. The
borough consists of the towns of Gravesend and Northfleet,
with the villages of Cobham,
Higham, Luddesdown, Meopham, Shorne and Vigo.
Gravesend Town Centre features modern and traditional stores in 2 shopping complexes and a 6 day market hall. St. George's Shopping Centre has big name stores like Argos, Bhs, Boots, Marks & Spencers, WH Smith and many other retailers. Thamesgate Shopping Centre with Ethel Austin, Farm Foods, Superdrug, Wilkinsons, The Bakers Oven and a host of smaller shops. Both centres have extensive on-site car parking.
The centre of the town is pedestrianised offering a safe and traffic free environment to enjoy big names stores including Debenhams, Woolworths, Primark, JJB Sports and Tesco Metro. Windmill Street
includes all major banks and a variety of small local
Bluewater the largest and most exciting shopping
and leisure complex in Europe is just five miles away
from Gravesend town centre. Bluewater has over 330 stores
and 40 cafés, bars and restaurants plus a 13-screen
Cinema. Bluewater is easily accessible from Gravesend
by Bus, train or car.