Archives from April 2016

Join the Adventure!

It is a year of significant anniversaries. So far we have seen the 400th anniversary of the death of both William Shakespeare and Cervantes, the 90th birthday of the Queen, the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings, the 350th of the Great Fire of London and the 100th of the Battle of the Somme. Want some more? It is the 60th anniversary of the UK release of “Heartbreak Hotel”, the 40th of British Punk music and the100th anniversary of the founding of the Wolf Cubs, a.k.a The Cub Scouts.

28 April 2016 | around_town

Event Reminder: Retro and Vintage Market – 1 May 2016

Still looking for something stylish, svelte or swishy to wear from the 1950’s? Anxious to replace your cracked 78rpm of “Never Do the Tango with an Eskimo” by Alma Cogan?

28 April 2016 | around_town

Event Reminder: Ramble Round Richmond - 7 May 2016

Action on Hearing Loss’ annual sponsored walk around Richmond Park- Ramble Round Richmond- taking place on Saturday 7th May 2016, starting at Sheen Gate Car Park at 9:30am.

28 April 2016 | around_town

Fundraising for Model Market Garden

The Environment Trust for Richmond-upon-Thames has launched a fundraising campaign for its Model Market Garden in Marble Hill Park. Can you help them to continue making the most of an amazing community garden?

28 April 2016 | around_town

Event Reminder: Strawberry Hill Golf Club Open Day - 2 May 2016

Interested in Golf? Why not visit Strawberry Hill Golf Club Open Day. Everyone welcome, from beginners to seasoned golfers!

28 April 2016 | around_town

A Story of a Boy and a Bugle

On Thursday, 6 June 1918 a 17 year old boy from Isleworth, Frederick Charles Brown, the son of a tobacconist, died after a long illness. He was buried three days later in Isleworth Cemetery.

23 April 2016 | around_town

Moor Mead Athletic U9s one game away from unbeaten season

The youngsters of St Margarets community football club, Moor Mead FC, are one game away from an unbeaten season in their first year in the league.

22 April 2016 | news

Event Reminder: Friends of Moormead AGM - 27 April 2016

Announcing the Annual General Meeting to be held on 27th April 2016 at 7pm in Winchester Hall at the Turk’s Head.

22 April 2016 | around_town

Event Reminder: Family Explorers at OSO - Spring 2016

Join weekly art sessions for under 5s and their carers. Learn, play, and explore together in these exciting sessions which encourage creativity, curiosity and develop early communication.

22 April 2016 | around_town

Vocal TonixTM: Weekly Community Sing Along Group

Twickenham vocalist Shelle Luscombe (“”: will be hosting a brand new community sing along group called Vocal TonixTM. The weekly ‘sing along and social’ sessions launch Wednesday 4th May at 1.30pm in Twickenham and Thursday 5th May at 1.30pm in East Twickenham.

22 April 2016 | around_town

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