Archives from category 'around_town'

Online workshop to help businesses 'survive' - 2 April 2020

Run by StartUp Richmond - supported by Richmond Council, the free online summit aims to provide businesses with practical advice to help them navigate their business through the current uncertain times and out the other side.

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26 March 2020 | around_town

Live Covid Facebook event with Richmond Council leader - 31 March 2020

On Tuesday 31 March at 3pm, via the Council’s Facebook page, Cllr Roberts will be live on video, providing information and answering questions on areas such as the new Community Hub which supports vulnerable residents, changes to local service provision and what residents and businesses can do to help.

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26 March 2020 | around_town

Covid: Household garden waste collections paused

Garden waste collections are being paused from Monday 30 March, until further notice, to direct resources into ensuring weekly household waste and recycling collections can continue during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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26 March 2020 | around_town

Mayor sends special message to school children

The Mayor has sent a special video message to children across the borough who are going to school every day - inviting them to send in drawings.

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25 March 2020 | around_town

Support your local shops - 21 March 2020

Please keep supporting our local pubs and restaurants if you can. Here is a list of what we currently know. If you have more information, please leave a comment.

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25 March 2020 | around_town

Friendly French conversation - now online

Calling local Francophiles looking to improve or perfect their French. I have been running friendly French conversation classes in Richmond since 2012.

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22 March 2020 | around_town

Take your mind of Coronavirus - start a band

When I was a boy back in the 1950’s starting a band was very easy. It was so easy in fact that everyone I knew was either in a band, about to join a band or was starting a band of their own. All you needed in those days was…

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20 March 2020 | around_town

Coronavirus: How you can help

Individuals, businesses or organisations who want to help support vulnerable residents who have been impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak are encouraged to follow this guidance.

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18 March 2020 | around_town

Support The Richmond Box Project

The Richmond Box Project is a local initiative that follows on from the work previously carried out by The Red Box Project - a nationwide initiative that aims to ensure no young woman misses out on her education because of her period.

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11 March 2020 | around_town

New parent choir - Pram Chorus

Pram Chorus is more than a choir - it’s a community, where everyone is welcomed and supported in a non-judgemental way. The experience of becoming a parent can be a lonely one: thrust into a brave new world of sleepless nights and being at the mercy of a tiny one’s needs, so having a friendly, non-judgemental place to go, where everyone understands, can be a life-saver.

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9 March 2020 | around_town

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