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We are proposing to raise core Council Tax to address the significant impact social care costs and the homelessness crisis is having on Council budgets.

Council news | 22 Feb 24

George Street in Richmond will be closed overnight on Saturday 16 March and Sunday 17 March 2024 for crane operations.

Council news | 22 Feb 24

At last night’s Environment, Sustainability, Culture and Sports Committee, we reflected on the significant progress made against our Climate Emergency Action Plan and agreed our priorities for 2024.

Council news | 21 Feb 24

Local charity, Chronically Marvellous are hosting a community fun day on Sunday 24 March 2024, from 2 to 6pm.

Community news | Chronically Marvellous | 21 Feb 24

Richmond CVS are hosting a free online workshop to find out how Parliament works and to identify the different ways you can share your views and experiences.

Community news | Richmond CVS | 21 Feb 24

We have introduced a new business support programme, funded by the Department of Levelling Up, Housing and Communities to enhance the skills of businesses in the borough and help them make more sustainable decisions.

Council news | 20 Feb 24

Celebrate LGBTQ+ history month at the annual Pink Proms event hosted by The Richmond and Wandsworth LGBT Equality and Ally Group.

Community news | The Richmond and Wandsworth LGBT Equality and Ally Group | 20 Feb 24

On Sunday 25 February, the Richmond GP Alliance will be offering additional Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine appointments to residents registered with a Richmond upon Thames GP. 

Community news | Richmond GP Alliance | 20 Feb 24

It’s the last chance to nominate an inspiring person, group, organisation or business that has helped to make Richmond upon Thames a better place and improve people’s lives.

Council news | 19 Feb 24

The community gym will now run an afternoon/early evening session on Mondays from 3pm to 7pm and on Wednesday afternoons from 12 noon to 3pm.

Community news | Cambrian Centre | 19 Feb 24

In honour of Mother's Day the Landmark Arts Centre has announced it will be putting on a free concert.

Community news | Landmark Arts Centre | 19 Feb 24

Come along on Tuesday 19 March to find out, and influence, how the Metropolitan Police Service is changing to deliver more trust, less crime, and high standards for Londoners.

Community news | Metropolitan Police | 16 Feb 24

Residents, businesses and visitors are invited to feedback by 28 March on the proposed improvements to public space near Milestone Green.

Council news | 15 Feb 24

We are partnering with local organisations Voices of Hope and the Vineyard Community Centre to help women feel safer in the borough. The Women's Hub will run every Wednesday during term time.

Council news | 15 Feb 24

We partnered with other local authorities to highlight the impact fireplaces and wood burning stoves have on London’s toxic air and now we want to hear from you.

Council news | 13 Feb 24

On Sunday 11 February, children from the East Sheen Little Panda Mandarin and Drama Club took part in an exciting performance packed with dancing dragons, drama, song and poetry.

Community news | Little Panda Mandarin and Drama School | 13 Feb 24

The Collective Arts Group is delighted to announce that with generous backing from The National Lottery’s Community Fund and The Richmond Borough Active Fund, 50 fully grant-funded places on The Creative Wellbeing Project will be open to pregnant women.

Community news | The Collective Arts Group CIC | 13 Feb 24

Same game, slower pace! Age UK Richmond are holding an eight week Walking Rugby taster course. 

Community news | Age UK Richmond | 13 Feb 24

The Middlesex Yeomanry Concert Band are holding a Spring Concert on Sunday 17 March at St James's Church.

Community news | The Middlesex Yeomanry Concert Band | 13 Feb 24

A new opportunity has opened up at the Cambrian Community Centre. They're currently recruiting for a Charity Director to spearhead the strategic evolution of the centre. 

Community news | Cambrian Community Centre | 13 Feb 24

We have been granted approval to apply to become a registered provider of social housing, enabling us to access additional funding to directly deliver temporary accommodation and support our ongoing initiatives to address the rising challenges of homelessness within the borough.

Council news | 09 Feb 24

The League of Friends of Teddington Memorial Hospital is thrilled to announce a significant donation by The Teddington Society, which is dedicated to revamping the teen areas within the hospital. 

Community news | The League of Friends of Teddington Memorial Hospital | 09 Feb 24

LGBT+ History Month is an annual celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history. Taking place during the month of February, it provides an opportunity to reflect and celebrate the LGBT+ community’s history and achievements. It’s also a time to raise awareness, combat prejudice and celebrate diversity. 

Council news | 08 Feb 24

Last autumn nearly 1,500 people contributed to an engagement project that set out to hear the voice of Richmond Town Centre. 

Council news | 08 Feb 24

Measles cases are on the rise in London. This half term, make sure you and your family are protected against becoming seriously unwell with measles by checking you are up to date with the MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella) vaccine.

Community news | NHS South West London | 08 Feb 24

The daylight hours are getting longer, crocuses have appeared and there was a beautiful display of snowdrops to surprise me on Nursery Green, Hampton, when I went for a walk this week.

Council blog | 08 Feb 24

On Saturday 10 February, England will play Wales at Twickenham Stadium, kicking off at 4.45pm. It is anticipated that London, Rugby and Whitton roads will close between 3.45 and 4.45pm, and then between 6.15 and 9pm. 

Council news | 07 Feb 24

The team are now working on a presentation which will take place at The Exchange Twickenham at 2pm on Sunday 17 March.

Community news | Arts Richmond | 07 Feb 24

Share your thoughts and learn how the Metropolitan Police Service is changing to deliver more trust, less crime and high standards for Londoners.

Community news | Metropolitan Police Service | 07 Feb 24

We have joined forces with Library of Things and Twickenham co-working space Patch (42 York Street) to open the borough’s first branch of the community-focused social enterprise. 

Council news | 06 Feb 24

Local charity Ruils will be hosting a free walk-in event for local residents in Ham.

Community news | Ruils | 06 Feb 24

We have approved plans for a new group exercise studio at Pools on the Park to enable greater community activity and improve access to services. This is part of the work to promote healthier, more active lifestyles for all our residents.

Council news | 05 Feb 24

The fair is a weekend showcase of high-quality contemporary textile art running from Friday 15 to Sunday 17 March 2024.

Community news | Landmark Arts Centre | 05 Feb 24

Richmond Council is celebrating the successful renovation of a historic building in Richmond town centre as part of its commitment to reviving neglected spaces and preserving the borough's unique heritage.

Council news | 01 Feb 24

From 15 to 18 February, the Richmond Shakespeare Society Young Actors Company will present Denis Kelly's gripping psychological drama - DNA. 

Community news | Richmond Shakespeare Society | 01 Feb 24

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Updated: 13 May 2022