Archives from June 2018

Lady Jane Grey and the Barge from Syon

One summer morning in July 1553 a State Barge came up the Thames on the rising tide and moored on the north bank by Syon House, the home of John Dudley, the Duke of Northumberland and Lord Protector of the Realm - and there it sat awaiting its passenger.

30 June 2018 | around_town

Yogalates for Back Pain - 29 July to 2 September 2018

Improve your core stability, posture and mobility with a new six-week specialist course at the ETNA Centre, ‘Yogalates for Back Pain’, aimed at mobilising and freeing those suffering from chronic back pain (the number one cause of disability here in the UK).

30 June 2018 | around_town

Twickenham Riverside Planning Application is withdrawn

The Planning Application outlining plans for the future of Twickenham Riverside, has been withdrawn, subject to a review of the proposals.

In March, a Planning Application received local approval for the redevelopment of Twickenham Riverside. However, following the local elections in May, the new administration called for a review of the proposals and requested that the application is withdrawn.

30 June 2018 | news

Summer surfin’ online with libraries’ IT help sessions

With summer just around the corner why not ride the technological wave and master your device with one of our Summer IT Sessions!

Whether it be your iPad, tablet, laptop or smartphone, we can help you work your way around tricky devices and provide you with skills you need to get the most out of your device.

30 June 2018 | around_town

Summer Reading Challenge

Set your little mischief maker a summer reading challenge!

Have you got a little mischief maker in your house? Set them a Summer Reading Challenge to search for the Beantown buried treasure!

30 June 2018 | around_town

New Zumba Classes in St Margarets

There are two new sets of Zumba classes running at the ETNA Centre in East Twickenham.

30 June 2018 | around_town

Your local community project needs your vote!

Richmond Council have reached the public consultation stage of the Community Fund where we encourage Richmond Borough residents to give their support for up to 2 of the 10 projects across the Borough that have successfully passed the first round of validation.

18 June 2018 | news

House of Frazer - A walk on the wild side

I was a little dismayed when our local departmental store - the House of Fraser - announced last week that they were planning to close 31 of its 59 premises across the UK and Ireland as part of a rescue plan… not that I ever went shopping there.

15 June 2018 | around_town

Art House Open Studios 2018

Art House Open Studios is Richmond Upon Thames’ annual art extravaganza, celebrating the vast wealth of creative talent that exists within the borough.

Between 22 June – 1 July 2018 some of the borough’s finest artists will be opening up their homes and studios to the public showcasing a wonderfully diverse range of crafts including: painting, printmaking, wood sculpture, jewellery, ceramics, photography, tapestry, porcelain and digital art.

15 June 2018 | around_town

Redlees Summer 2018 Open Studios and Gallery

This Summer, Artists @ Redlees are holding their Open Studios to coincide with the Art House Open Studios.

During the first week-end (June 22-24), visitors will be welcomed both in the Gallery as well as the individual studios, be able to enjoy demonstrations, light lunches and refreshments, whilst the second week-end (June 30-July 1) they can visit the curated gallery, where some artists will be on hand to talk about their work.

15 June 2018 | around_town

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