When the crunch bunch came to Brentford

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In 1919, in the midst of the general depression that followed the Great War, a new ‘novelty food item’ appeared on sale in pubs and hotels. It came in a blue tin, carried the brand name Smith’s with a distinctive upper-case ‘IT’ and a label saying ‘Potato Crisps’. They weren’t the first potato crisps in the U.K but they were the most popular.

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9 November 2017 | around_town

Take at Christmas Eve dip Pools on the Park

The weather outside might be frightful but Pools on the Park has a delightful package of swim sessions to kick-off festivities this Christmas Eve.

If you’re keen on a mid-winter swim come along to one of the sessions at Pools on the Park on Sunday 24th December – from 8am to 10am, 10am to 12 noon or 12 noon to 1.45pm.

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9 November 2017 | around_town

Discount on Feel Good Fitness membership

Feel good about fitness with this festive offer!

If you sign up to a Feel Good Fitness membership by 14th November 2017 you won’t need to pay anything until the end of the year.

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9 November 2017 | around_town

Postnatal yoga workshop for new mothers

If you have recently had a baby, you will know that everything changes. Your body may not be the body you knew before and your priorities are different. You’re now responsible for a little person who demands your time and attention. It’s easy to put aside your needs at this time, however, this is the time when you need to nurture yourself, heal and rebuild strength and confidence.

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9 November 2017 | around_town

Come meet the Gruffalo - 26 November 2017

The Gruffalo and his famous friends will be returning to Twickenham this Christmas to bring some winter cheer!

On the 26th November, the well-known children’s illustrator will be hosting a live show at the award winning Diamond Jubilee Gardens in Twickenham.

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9 November 2017 | around_town

Council launches dedicated Winter Health page

Need help staying warm and healthy this winter? Richmond Council has launched a dedicated webpage to help you.

The new Winter Health page on the Council’s main website include links to information about NHS services, Council grants, tips and a training guide for frontline staff.

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9 November 2017 | news

Free marketing seminar for small businesses - 9 November 2017

A one-off opportunity to get a world class expert, Steve Hackney’s advice on what works in marketing, and what doesn’t. Free to St Margarets businesses, the seminar will be will be held at the Holiday Inn, Shepperton on Thursday 9th November, 8-11 am.

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6 November 2017 | around_town

Yogalates classes at the ETNA Centre

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Beat those winter blues every Sunday night at the ETNA Centre with two brand new Yoga classes! Yogalates at 6pm combines the best of hatha yoga and pilates; toning and strengthening, building core stability, flexibility and balance in body and mind.

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2 November 2017 | around_town

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