Roads and transport
Addressing air quality is a top priority for Richmond upon Thames. We want everyone to be able to get around and access the services they need effortlessly and safely. That’s why we have rolled out a number of initiatives to make active travel easier and greener choices more attractive.
Council news | 17 Oct 23
We are introducing changes to parking restrictions in Station Road, Barnes to improve accessibility to Barnes Station.
Council news | 25 Sept 23
Richmond Council will install 525 new electric vehicle (EV) charging points across Richmond upon Thames. The borough already has 420 charging points, so the new additions will bring the total to 945.
Council news | 06 Sept 23
Richmond Council will be running a public engagement project to explore a new vision for Richmond town centre.
Council news | 29 Aug 23
Throughout August, Twickenham Stadium will be hosting matches ahead of the Rugby World Cup in France this Autumn.
Council news | 23 Aug 23
Councillor Gareth Roberts has responded to South Western Railway's consultation into the planned closure all of their rail ticket offices. The consultation has been extended to 1 September 2023.
Council news | 27 Jul 23
Families in Richmond upon Thames are again being invited to come out and play as part of Car Free Day on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 September, with a scheme aimed at encouraging children to play outside in their streets.
Council news | 19 Jul 23
South Western Railway is proposing to close all of their ticket offices. Customers will still be able to access products and services through South Western Railway's website, their mobile app, contactless payment, pay as you go, at their customer contact centre, or at the station.
Community news | South Western Railway | 13 Jul 23
The minibus operates every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 5 April until 29 November 2023, between the hours of 9.25am and 4.20pm.
Community news | The Royal Parks | 10 Jul 23
We are developing a Night Time Strategy for Richmond upon Thames, and residents, businesses and regular visitors are invited to help shape it!
Council news | 06 Jun 23
We have published a proposed scheme to improve Ham Parade and residents are invited to have their say on the plans.
Council news | 05 Jun 23
Would you like to help reduce air pollution in our borough? Join our Air Quality team on Tuesday 13 June to support the cause.
Council news | 31 May 23
On Saturday 13 May, Twickenham Stadium is hosting the annual Army v Navy match.
Council news | 10 May 23
These permits will still be valid beyond the original expiration date of May 2023.
Council news | 04 May 23
Richmond upon Thames will soon have fifteen school streets enabling even more children to travel safely to school every day.
Council news | 21 Apr 23
This April, Bikeworks are offering two free training sessions, that aim to teach Richmond residents how to use e-scooters.
Community news | Bikeworks | 22 Mar 23
Cadent Gas will begin a year long programme of works, starting at the junction of Station Road / Rocks Lane, close to Barnes Station, moving in increments onto Castelnau and up to Hammersmith Bridge.
Council news | 28 Feb 23
Richmond Council are reminding residents in Church Road in Ham to keep an eye out for breeding toads as they begin their annual carriageway cross.
Council news | 23 Feb 23
Network Rail are due to begin major bridge maintenance works at the railway bridge at Heath Road junction with The Green, TW1.
Council news | 13 Feb 23
Kingston Road in Teddington (TW11) is now reopened.
Council news | 09 Jan 23
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Updated: 13 May 2022