Archive of posts with category 'around_town'

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Vote! 5th May 2005

The deadline to register to vote in the General Election is Monday 22 May.

23 April 2017 | around_town

Brian Matthew - King of the Avids

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For my generation Brian Matthew was a significant figure. Ian Dury described him as “the great Brian Matthew – a huge influence” and he was right. He wasn’t a trend setter or an icon of the times. He didn’t have any hit records and his picture rarely appeared on teenage bedroom walls. He didn’t set any fashionable trends or challenge the accepted order. He was just what he was – an ordinary man who presented radio shows that featured the music that we liked. He was a friend, a mate of my generation and a friend of our favourite stars – and because of this the stars became our friends too. That is why we will miss him.

22 April 2017 | around_town

Event: Chance for Childhood charity golf day - 12 May 2017

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Chance for Childhood will be running our Annual Charity Golf Day at the Royal Mid Surrey Golf Club on Friday, 12 May 2017. Now in its eighth year, our Golf Day is one of our key fundraising events, bringing together around 70 players to raise essential funds for our work.

22 April 2017 | around_town

Special offer - The Analogues concert

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A special offer available to readers of the St Margarets newsletter and visitors to the website as we live in an area with such great Beatles links.

22 April 2017 | around_town

Event: Turks Head 10k - 11 June 2017

The annual Turks Head 10k will be held on 11 June 2017 this year. The race is put on by the Bearcat Running Club, a Sunday morning club based at the Turks Head Pub in St Margarets.

22 April 2017 | around_town

Meeting: Heathrow expansion explained - 28 April 2017

The Teddington Action Group are hosting a public meeting to help inform people about the real impact of a bigger Heathrow on the 28 April from 7.30pm to 9.30pm at Worship Hall, Teddington Baptist Church, 17 Church Road, Teddington TW11 8PF.

22 April 2017 | around_town

Vimy Ridge - 9 April 1917

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Hey Jesse leave your ploughing.
There’s a man waiting at the door.
He’s got some government papers,
For you to go to war.

17 April 2017 | around_town

Event: Lunch with Jan Harvey - 25 April 2017

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Jan Harvey will be “in conversation” with Adrian Mills for The Holly Lodge Centre Spring Lunch to be held at the exclusive Richmond Golf Club on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 in support of The Holly Lodge Centre.

17 April 2017 | around_town

Autistic artist launches beautiful exhibition

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A self-taught autistic artist has launched his latest beautiful but haunting portrayal of his imaginative world at a new exhibition at the Stables Gallery, in Orleans House Gallery.

8 April 2017 | around_town

Summer workshops for adults - Orleans House Gallery

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Orleans House Gallery has an exciting range of new workshops and lectures coming this summer including art history lectures, painting classes, live drawing and more.

8 April 2017 | around_town

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