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Council news | 30 Jan 23

Sunday Times bestselling author Ben Aaronovitch will celebrate the paperback release of ‘Amongst Our Weapons’ with a talk and book signing.

Council news | 30 Jan 23

Richmond Work Match are delighted to have had over 300 local people attend the event. With 35 exhibitors showcasing a wide range of jobs and training opportunities, the event has proven to be a success.

Council news | 27 Jan 23

The free walk-in event (11.30am to 2.30pm) will feature representatives from local organisations sharing information about their services and interactive taster sessions focused on wellbeing.

Council news | 26 Jan 23

Richmond Council is continuing to roll out its food waste recycling scheme to properties in the borough with communal waste and recycling facilities. A further 3,300 properties will receive food waste collections by the end of March 2023.

Council news | 26 Jan 23

Habitats & Heritage are looking for a well organised, versatile person to join as an administrator for its energy advice service at South West London Energy Advice Partnership (SWLEAP).

Community news | Habitats & Heritage | 26 Jan 23

Friday 27 January is Holocaust Memorial Day, when we remember the Holocaust and subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur. It is a time to reflect on and learn from the past, in the hope that we can create a better future.

Council blog | 26 Jan 23

Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January is an international day for remembering the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, alongside the millions of other people killed under Nazi persecution of other groups and during more recent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

Council news | 25 Jan 23

The Landmark Arts Centre launches its new spring 2023 programme with a season of poetry, featuring an exciting line-up of poetical themed events, live music, art, and comedy.

Community news | Landmark Arts Centre | 24 Jan 23

Teddington residents are encouraged to take part in ‘Bring a Dish’ event to build connections with the community.

Council news | 23 Jan 23

As part of the Richmond Neighbourhood Policing Week, we have arranged a catalytic converter and bike marking event to try to help combat the thefts that have been occurring across the Borough.

Council news | 23 Jan 23

Richmond Council has approved the funds needed to deliver the Twickenham Riverside redevelopment.

Council news | 20 Jan 23

The Richmond Work Match team will deliver a free session for residents, sharing tips on how to manage financial challenges.

Council news | 20 Jan 23

Cllr Alexander Ehmann, Chair of Richmond Council's Transport and Air Quality Committee, has written to the Department for Transport and South Western Railway, calling for serious consideration to be given to the impact of the rail strikes and associated service failures on communities in Richmond upon Thames.

Council news | 19 Jan 23

Residents can access information and advice from local health services, clinical services like flu and COVID-19 jabs and blood pressure checks, and free refreshments.

Council news | 19 Jan 23

The council is offering free training to everyone living, working and studying in the borough to increase safety in public spaces.

Council news | 18 Jan 23

Join us for an evening of talks and a film screening to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.

Council news | 18 Jan 23

Richmond property-owners are encouraged to take part in a forum to learn more about essential landlord services and discuss the issues they face.

Council news | 18 Jan 23

Join us and celebrate the Lunar New Year on the streets of Twickenham.

Community news | Discover Twickenham | 18 Jan 23

We are working to enhance our Tier 2 Adult Weight Management (AWM) Programme, providing focused support for people to lose weight safely.

Council news | 17 Jan 23

The Met Office has issued a Level 3 Cold Weather Alert in London, in anticipation of severe cold weather and icy conditions.

Council news | 17 Jan 23

On Monday 23 January, the trustees of Friends of River Crane Environment (FORCE) are leading a winter walk from Kneller Gardens to Isleworth.

Community news | FORCE (Friends of River Crane Environment) | 17 Jan 23

The Hearing Voices Friendship Group supports residents who hear voices and those who support them.

Community news | Richmond Hearing Voices Network | 17 Jan 23

The 'Come and have a chat about your health' bus will be visiting Barnes this Friday 20 January to offer flu and COVID-19 vaccines to those eligible, answer any health-related questions and offer free COVID-19 testing kits.

Council news | 16 Jan 23

The first Employ Richmond event will provide free jobs and skills training for local jobseekers and employers.

Council news | 16 Jan 23

One in two of us will be affected by cancer in our lifetime. The Mulberry Centre is hosting its first ever World Cancer Day event, sharing expert advice on how to get support and help others to close the care gap.

Community news | The Mulberry Centre | 16 Jan 23

In July 2021, Richmond Upon Thames Council launched an Employment and Skills strategy in response to the COVID-19 crisis and its effects on the local labour market. The strategy outlined how the Council can help combat some of the challenges brought on by the pandemic and ensure that its core objectives are being achieved.  

Council news | 13 Jan 23

As part of the Connect to Tech project to unpick the often daunting world of technology, Richmond Borough Mind are offering a free workshop on 31 January.

Community news | Richmond Borough Mind | 13 Jan 23

Have you come across an inspiring individual, organisation or business that has made Richmond upon Thames and their local community a better place? If so, you can now nominate them for the 2022 Community Heroes Awards.

Council news | 12 Jan 23

A Torch Walk and ‘walk and talk’ with the Met Police are taking place in Ham to raise awareness of violence against women and improve safety for female residents.

Council news | 12 Jan 23

Nine new homes have been constructed at Edgar Road on the Hounslow Heath Estate by Richmond Housing Partnership (RHP) to help Richmond upon Thames achieve its goal of ensuring the delivery of great quality, genuinely affordable homes.

Council news | 12 Jan 23

With huge sadness and deep regret, the Teddington Society has announced the death of Sheena Harold, its Chairman. She died on the evening of Monday 9 January after a short illness.

Community news | The Teddington Society | 12 Jan 23

The Barnes Children's Literature Festival is ready to keep children buzzing about reading right through 2023 when their monthly book club continues at St Paul's School in Barnes on Saturday 21 January.

Community news | Barnes Children's Literature Festival | 12 Jan 23

In celebration of Great Mental Health Day on Friday 27 January, we are partnering with Ruils and Richmond Borough Mind to host a free community health and wellbeing event at Whitton Community Centre.

Council news | 11 Jan 23

Residents in and around Hampton and Richmond will be able to access a COVID-19 or flu jab at two upcoming pop-up clinics on Saturday 28 January, being held at both the Tangley Park Children’s Centre and Richmond and Hillcroft Adult Community College.

Council news | 11 Jan 23

Supporters of Hampton and Richmond FC are invited to a Q&A session with new owners, Rafaele and Stefano Petruzzo, ahead of the home match against Cheshunt on Tuesday 17 January.

Community news | Hampton and Richmond Borough Football Club | 11 Jan 23

Thames Water has developed a plan, looking ahead to 2075, to adapt to the pressures on our water resources and ensure we have a secure water supply for future generations and protect our environment.

Community news | Thames Water | 10 Jan 23

For Richmond Upon Thames to be a borough for everyone, it is essential we have a place for everyone. We want to provide housing that supports residents at different stages of their lives, regardless of their financial status and that means delivering housing that is tailored to your needs.

Council blog | 10 Jan 23

We spoke with Richmond resident John, who shares his experiences of hosting Ukrainian guests and the reasons why he encourages others to do the same.

Council news | 09 Jan 23

We have been able to allocate £3m to supporting people in the borough through the financial storm. This means we can deliver frontline support to those in need.

Council news | 09 Jan 23

Kingston Road in Teddington (TW11) is now reopened.

Council news | 09 Jan 23

The generous loan of over fifty Old Master paintings has enabled experts to recreate the look and feel of Horace Walpole's historic ‘little gothic castle’ as it was in his lifetime.

Community news | Strawberry Hill House | 09 Jan 23

Join us for a free warm space lunch every Wednesday from 11 January 2023.

Community news | Homelink Day Respite Centre | 09 Jan 23

Due to the ongoing repair works to the sinkhole on Kingston Road, these roadworks have been postponed until the sinkhole repairs are completed and Kingston Road is fully reopened. Timelines for the repair works on Kingston Road are currently unconfirmed.

Council news | 06 Jan 23

The Richmond Shakespeare Society will perform a thrilling production of Agatha Christie’s murder mystery, ‘The Hollow’.

Community news | Richmond Shakespeare Society | 06 Jan 23

From May, the UK government will require voters to show photo ID at the polling station.

Council news | 05 Jan 23

Residents are being offered free bystander training to provide them with the tools to safely intervene when they see problematic behaviour occurring.

Council news | 04 Jan 23

Whether you're looking to re-enter the workplace or seeking a career change, local charity Room for Work are offering free career support.

Community news | Room for Work | 04 Jan 23

Why not begin 2023 with a refreshing and inspiring programme, aimed to enhance mental and physical wellbeing?

Community news | The Joy in Simple | 04 Jan 23

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Updated: 13 May 2022