Stuck for Medway Christmas present ideas?


Medway have a range of fantastic sport gift vouchers that make the perfect Medway Christmas present.

Sports gifts

Under the sea

Our mermaid or merman experiences are amazing gifts to give this Christmas. Complete with tail, this unique opportunity will give your child a fun and flippin’ good time. Each child will even get a slushy included in the price. Classes are small and are taught by our Fin2Fit instructors.

Where: Splashes Sports Centre

When: Classes are on Wednesday 20 February and Friday 22 February 2019

Cost: £25 for a 90 minute class

To buy your voucher, just pop-in to any of our centres or email [email protected]

Aquatic fun

Six fun inflatable pool session passes

Where: Splashes Sports Centre

When: Inflatable sessions run throughout term-time on Saturdays 2.30 to 4.30pm and Sundays 12.30 to 2.30pm, and during the school holidays on Tuesdays and Thursdays 2 to 4pm.

Cost: £25

Vouchers can be used up until Wednesday 31 July 2019.

To buy your voucher, just pop-in to any of our centres or email [email protected]

Five Aqua Zorbing passes

When: Splashes Sports Centre

When: Zorbing sessions run throughout the school holidays on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 2 to 4pm.

Cost: £25

Vouchers can be used anytime until Tuesday 31 December 2019.

To buy your voucher, just pop-in to any of our centres or email [email protected]

Swimming lesson gift vouchers

Enjoy the water and learn vital water safety skills with Medway Sport Swim Academy. Vouchers can be purchased in any amount and include a pair of googles* or water bottle, making the perfect stocking filler.

Call 01634 336 655 or pop in to any of our sport centres.

*while stocks last


Gift that special person a month’s gym and swim, or class and swim membership to kick-start their January fitness resolution! Valid at any centre.

Cost: £25

To buy your voucher, just pop-in to any of our centres or email [email protected]


Theatre gifts

A trip to the theatre will make a brilliant Christmas gift, with lots to choose from at both The Central and Brook Theatres in Chatham. We’ve got a great line-up for 2019 – comedy, family fun, musicals, kids shows – there really is lots to choose from. Plus, we don’t charge booking or transaction fees, making it a great value Christmas present too.

You can also get your gift in a special festive ticket holder. Speak to the Box Office in person or call 01634 338 338 for more information.

Here are our top picks for Christmas gifts.

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy is coming back to Chatham in 2019 with his new ‘Terribly Funny’ tour. Containing brand new jokes about all kinds of horrible things – terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love – it’s just jokes of course, from one of the UK’s most distinctive comedians.

Jimmy will be with us on Saturday, 4 May 2019 and Thursday, 11 July. Tickets are £29.50. A great Christmas ticket for any fan of stand-up comedy.

Book Jimmy Carr tickets

Jason Manford

His first show was a sell-out…now Jason is back in January for another date of his ‘Muddle Class’ show. It promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding over the years that part of him has become ‘middle class’ – causing much confusion.

Tickets are £27.50. Hurry – it won’t be long before this is sold out.

Book Jason Manford tickets

Russell Kane

Packing more energy than a Duracell factory, Russell’s RS Turbo laugh engine will motor through love, family and life – once again proving that the fast and the curious amongst us see more stuff and get more done.

Tickets are just £20  (suitable for ages 15+)

Book Russell Kane tickets 

Jungle Book

The legendary tale is celebrated in this new production of the classic Children’s favourite: Mowgli, Baloo the Bear and the gang will be swinging into Chatham on Sunday 26 May with a matinee and evening performance. A jungle adventure for all the family.

Book Jungle Book tickets

Peter Pan

With comedy legend Bobby Davro as ‘Smee’, this is sure to be a ride with lots of laughter along the way. Come and visit Netherland with Peter Pan, Wendy, Tinklebell and the rest.  Just be careful of the croc… Taking place on 6 and 7 April: This is the ideal chocolate-alternative treat for Easter.

Book Peter Pan tickets 

Members of the Theatres Loyalty Scheme receive a £2 discount. Join the Theatre Loyalty Scheme. 

Twirlywoos Live

From the producers of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Sarah and Duck Live on Stage comes the hit TV show ‘Twirlywoos Live’ – brought to the stage for a tale that will take the Twirlywoos on a magical adventure. If your little ones haven’t been to the Theatre before, this show is perfect.

Book tickets for Twirlywoos Live

Tony Blackburn

DJ Tony Blackburn has more than 1 million people tune in to his BBC Radio 2 programme. He also has a regular slot on KMFM too and now, he’ll be bringing his ‘Sound of the 60s’ radio programme to the stage. Featuring live performances and Tony’s stories from the decade that brought us some of the biggest bands of all time, this is sure to be a great night’s entertainment for any 60s fan.

Book Tony Blackburn tickets  

Tinder The Comedy: Part 1

Need a girls night out? This show is right up your street. Crammed with songs like Someone Like You, Shout Out to My Ex, All the Single Ladies and Angels, this new comedy celebrates girl power, telling the story of friendships, online dating and more

Book tickets for Tinder the Comedy

Members of the Theatres Loyalty Scheme receive a £2 discount per ticket on Band A seats. Join the Theatre Loyalty Scheme.

Menopause – The Musical

An all-star cast including Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Hilary O’Neil (ITV’s Copy Cats), Menopause the Musical is heading out on another UK wide tour. This musical comedy is set in a department store, where four women with seemingly nothing in common meet by chance and make fun of their woeful lives experiencing ‘the change’. They soon bond as they realise that the menopause is an unavoidable stage in every woman’s life. Recommended for ages 16+.

Book tickets for Menopause the Musical 

The Proms

The Proms featuring the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra conducted by Michael Reed with special guests Collabro and Laura Wright takes place on Saturday 13 July 2019.

Performing a selection of iconic James Bond film themes, followed by all the classical hits of our traditional Proms finale including The 1812 Overture, Fantasia on British Sea Songs, Rule Britannia, Jerusalem, Pomp & Circumstance March no 1 – this year’s Proms is set to be truly spectacular.

The amazing dancing water fountains and bursts of fireworks across the night sky provide a memorable finale to this special Proms night all set in the grounds of the magnificent Rochester Castle. Bring your own chairs, picnics, friends and family for a truly unique occasion.

Book tickets for The Proms

You can also book by calling 01634 338 338, or in person at The Brook Theatre, Central Theatre, or Rochester’s Visitor Information Centre.

More shows

Take a look at the other great shows taking place at the Brook and Central theatres throughout the year.

See more shows

Gift cards

Not sure what they’d like? Buy a gift card instead. – you can put on however much you like. Call 01634 338 338 or visit the Box Office to find out more.


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