The traffic situation in Twickenham has long been pretty appalling, and has been a source of constant aggravation for those forced to commute through the area. But the council is urging residents be patient, and thank them for the patience they have demonstrated thus far, during the works which aim to improve and revitalise the Twickenham area as part of the ‘Twickenham Rediscovered’ project. Continue reading
There’s so much to do this Bank Holiday weekend that we’ve released this special extended weekend guide, containing all the festivals, fairs and events taking place across the borough. with any luck, the weather will hold out and even let some sun slip through. Continue reading
Yesterday, England’s latest champions made a triumphant return to Twickenham, the home of English Rugby. Here’s the moment, 24 hours after beating Canada 21-9 in Paris, Katy Mclean’s England Women arrived back at Twickenham as the first English world champions for 20 years.
There’s some really big events happening this weekend in Richmond, including the family friendly Bounce Festival in Old Dear Park, the weather even looks like it might be nice (for the Saturday at least). Here’s our full list of suggestions in our latest Weekend Guide: Continue reading
Police are still advising people to avoid the area around King Street in Twickenham as construction works ruptured a gas main outside Boots on the High Street. Flats and businesses have been evacuated and several roads have been cordoned off with diversions in place for traffic. Continue reading
Disappointed ticket holders to the recently cancelled Richmond Food and Beer Festival are being offered free entry to the brand new BBC Good Food Festival taking place at Hampton Court Palace over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Continue reading
The Royal Parks, who maintain several of the capitals green spaces, including Richmond Park, have put out the call for local budding film-makers, aged between 16-24, to help shoot a film about the glorious Isabella Plantation.
Following the disappointing news that The Richmond Fine Food and Real Ale Festival has been cancelled due to financial circumstances, a replacement event has now been planned for all of those affected. The Crawdaddy Club’s ‘Phoenix Festival’ Continue reading