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97 street parties in Richmond for the royal wedding

Richmond streets set to rock for Royal Wedding.

Richmond’s streets are set to rock for the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle with 97 streets having applied to host a street party.

14 May 2018 | news

New future Cabinet announced

The Leader of the Liberal Democrat majority party at Richmond Council has announced his intended Cabinet today. This includes dedicated responsibilities for priorities such as: Air Quality, the Economy, Employment and Equalities.

Following last week’s local election, Cllr Gareth Roberts will be formally announced as the Leader of the Council at a full Council meeting on the 22 May 2018. His Cabinet Member colleagues will also be confirmed.

11 May 2018 | news

Primary School offers day 2018

Ninety eight percent of in-borough applicants have been offered a place at one of their first three preferred primary schools.

On 16 April, Richmond Council made the initial allocation of Reception class offers for this September. This year, 2,174 pupils applied for a place - compared with 2,363 last year.

21 April 2018 | news

Ofo starts dockless bike service in Richmond

Ofo will launch the dockless bike share pilot in Richmond upon Thames.

People will be able to ride for just 50p per half hour, with a maximum daily cap of £5. Simply collect and leave ofo bikes anywhere on the public highway but you must not block the pavement. Using wider areas of pavement or places with traditional bike parking is best.

21 April 2018 | news

Local council elections - 2018

With the local council elections around the corner on the 3rd May 2018, we have started to pull together some information on the party manifestos and candidates.

14 April 2018 | news

New Saturday market in Old Isleworth

Members of the local community are joining together to launch the Old Isleworth Market on Saturday 28 April from 10am to 2pm. Focusing on high quality food, the market will offer locals an alternative to the supermarket and a chance to purchase locally sourced, affordable produce.

4 April 2018 | news

South Western Railway engineering works - 8 April 2018

Engineering work will affect trains from London Waterloo to Clapham Junction and in the Barnes area all day Sunday. Trains normally coming from Waterloo via Richmond will start in Richmond and go around the Wimbledon way. Trains going to Waterloo via Richmond will go to Twickenham and then go around the Wimbledon way.

4 April 2018 | news

Easter recycling and waste collection

Following the Easter Bank Holidays on Friday 30 March and Monday 2 April, Richmond Council will carry out waste and recycling collections (including Garden Waste Collections) for domestic properties one day later than usual.

29 March 2018 | news

Richmond College sells land for 180 affordable homes

Richmond upon Thames College, one of London’s leading colleges of general and further education, is pleased to announce that it has exchanged contracts on the sale of 4.8 acres of land on the college’s existing site in Egerton Road, Twickenham to Clarion Housing.

25 March 2018 | news

Sign up for Art House 2018

Open your door to the world of art lovers.

Artists living and working Richmond upon Thames are invited to open their homes and studios for a borough-wide exhibition of creative talents.

22 March 2018 | news

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