26 July 2006 | news
Octagon, the developers of the Brunnel Site have submitted a planning proposal to remove the 18th century water feature in front of Gordon House and replacing it with two small ponds, a road and a large paved area. The paved area appears to be for parking, instead of the previously planned and obviously more expensive underground parking.
25 July 2006 | news
Richmond Council is running a series of sports camps around the borough, a few are being run at Moormead. Children aged between 8 and 14 years can take part. Sports included are tennis, swimming, softball, football, cricket, basketball, trampolining, gymnastics and golf. The emphasis of the camps is on fun but all sports will include some element of coaching, with the exception of swimming which is purely a fun session. All sports are suitable for both boys and girls. All camps run from 10.00am - 3.00pm.
25 July 2006 | around_town
21 July 2006 | news
Wednesday, 19 July at 8pm in Winchester Hall at the Turk’s Head there is going to be a Police Liaison Group Meeting.
18 July 2006 | around_town
18 July 2006 | newsThis year's St Margarets Fair will be held on Saturday, 15th July from 11am to 7:30pm. It is the 28th time the Fair has been held and is the centrepiece of local calendar.
7 July 2006 | around_townMarble Hill Dance Studio which started with 20 students and now boasts 70, all through word of mouth. Abigail decided to open the school as she felt the area was lacking a local dance school. The school has 100% pass rate in all examinations taken including the Vocational Graded Royal Academy of Dance Syllabus. The school is based at her husband’s pub -- The Crown that is situated on Richmond Road. The function room has been specially equipped with mirrors and barres to accommodate dance lessons.
6 July 2006 | around_town
On Monday the 3rd of July there was the area consultation meeting for St Margarets and North Twickenham and Twickenham Riverside ward.
5 July 2006 | news_We are running a series of articles from Georgie Islip, a local resident and fitness and nutrition specialist who runs a personal training company, GeoLifestyle in the area. This second article is on 'the benefits of exercise'..._ ### The Benefits of Exercise Exercise includes four core areas; these are cardiovascular fitness, flexibility, endurance and strength. Each component helps towards the feeling of well-being and healthiness.
5 July 2006 | around_town