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One Council plans to axe all children's centres.

One Council plans to axe all children's centres.

Plans by a Conservative council to axe all 19 children's centres have been met with "dismay" by the Labour opposition.

Medway Council said the centres would be replaced by four "super hubs".

The move comes after the council agreed a £60,000 cut in funding for children's centres to help pay for the Battle of Medway commemorations.

Labour councillors criticised the plans saying a consultation was due to be held while many families were away on holiday.

Andrew Mackness, the Conservative lead member for children's services, said: "The super hubs would provide a better range of services in the community."

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