Leading children’s hospice charity, Shooting Star Chase, received an influx of donations after heartless thieves raided their storage unit just a few weeks before Christmas, pilfering £630 worth of donated goods designed to raise precious funds for sick children. The charity have received a number of online donations since the theft of their two bikes and people have been offering gifts as a result of the organisation’s bad fortune. Continue reading
On the 16th December, Zac Goldsmith, Member of Parliament for Richmond Park and North Kingston secured and led a cross-party debate in Parliament calling for the Government to provide long term funding for Kew Gardens. Continue reading
Christmas cheer will be spread throughout Teddington this week, when 40 food hampers and vouchers will be handed out to vulnerable residents.
There are only two weeks to go until Christmas so here are some festive events taking place this weekend as the weather remains chilly but fortunately dry. Continue reading
Until December 16, stargazers can revel in some cosmic pyrotechnics courtesy of the Geminids, a meteor shower which for 10 days each year fills our skies with up to 100 meteors an hour. Continue reading
There’s still time to create your own fantastic and authentic Christmas pudding before the big day: check out Kitchen Queen’s lovely recipe here: Continue reading
X Factor semi-finalists visited Shooting Star Chase last week, where the contestants met children with life-limiting conditions and their families ahead of the release of the X Factor charity single – some of the proceeds of which the leading children’s hospice charity will benefit from. Continue reading
There’s plenty on in Richmond this weekend despite the chilly weather and mixed forecast so here’s a selection of the events taking place. Continue reading