Welcome to Rainham

One of the smaller towns in Medway is Rainham is situated on the A2 between Gillingham and Newington, Rainham town centre provides a unique blend of modern simplicity and village ambience. Dominating the skyline is the elegant St Margaret’s Church, which was made from traditional Kentish materials.

In the Town Centre, you will find a range of shops to serve the day-to-day needs of the local community. There are a few places to eat and drink, from family-friendly pubs with gardens to modern cafés providing al fresco facilities. In and around the High Street you can explore a range of restaurants which offer mouth-watering cuisine from around the world.

The train station is easily accessible which offers the High-Speed service into Kings Cross. Rainham is a very family-friendly place with many good primary schools. 

Just a short distance from the town centre is Splashes Sports Centre and Riverside Country Park, with great walks and views of the river. 

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