Police confirm body pulled from River Brent is 14-year-old Alice Gross

Your Local Guardian:

7:28pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A body pulled from the River Brent has been formally identified as missing teenager Alice Gross.

Record label executive jailed after £650,000 scam which 'he showered on staff'

Your Local Guardian:

1:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A record label executive who stole almost £650,000 from Universal Music while suffering from a "serious medical condition" has been jailed for three years.

Body found in river in search for missing Alice Gross

Your Local Guardian:

8:59am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A body was found in the River Brent in the search for missing Alice Gross.

Teacher writes book based on East Sheen school

Your Local Guardian:

3:04pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A school in East Sheen is the centre point in a new novel written by a teacher who previously worked in the borough.

Battersea firefighters clearing trees from canal in search for missing teenager Alice Gross

Your Local Guardian:

12:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Battersea firefighters have joined the search for missing teenager Alice Gross.

Kew running group recruits new member...from New Zealand

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A mistyped email address led a Kew running group to recruit a new member from the other side of the world.

Macmillan coffee mornings prove popular at Richmond schools

Your Local Guardian:

3:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

It was cake and coffee all round at schools in the borough last week.

Get your skates to complete Royal Parks consultation

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Commercial skating instructors could be allowed to teach in the Royal Parks if positive feedback is received.

Twickenham Museum project given thumbs up by Heritage Lottery Fund

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Twickenham Museum received £9,500 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for its Football at the Front project.

Driver has a lucky escape after smashing through traffic lights into East Sheen central reservation

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5:40pm Monday 29th September 2014

A driver was taken to hospital after crashing into a central reservation in East Sheen last night.

Mental health services at risk of closure under plans

Your Local Guardian:

5:18pm Monday 29th September 2014

Mental health services across south west London are at risk of closure under plans by health bosses.

Home-Start Richmond and The Avenue Club handed £30k each by record breaking mayor

Your Local Guardian:

12:01pm Monday 29th September 2014

Two charities benefited from equal shares of £60,000 thanks to former mayor, Councillor Meena Bond.

Rise in cycling accidents "could be prevented with 20mph speed limits"

Your Local Guardian: Concerned: London Assembly member Stephen Knight

5:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Cycling accidents in Richmond have risen by 52 per cent in a year, sparking debate over whether 20mph speed limits could reduce the figure.

Archdeacon Cambridge's airline ready for take off

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Pupils whizzed from country to country as they took part in an airline day at Archdeacon Cambridge’s Church of England Primary School.

Tributes paid to former Richmond councillor who died aged 91

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

A former councillor and founding member of the Richmond Concert Society has died aged 91.

Lady Eleanor Holles student has short story published

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

Lady Eleanor Holles schoolgirl Charlotte Banks, 15, saw her short story 'You'll Never Guess What Mum Has Done' included in the recently published Jacqueline Wilson Fan Book.

Plants under police guard as Kew Gardens intoxication season begins

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

The secret history of mind-altering plants and fungi will be explored as part of the intoxication season at Kew Gardens.

JB Priestley's Dangerous Corner comes to Richmond Theatre

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

JB Priestley evokes memories of studying the haunting An Inspector Calls at school, but his first play comes to Richmond next week.

Vince Cable MP meets Royal Mail bosses to discuss Whitton postcode saga

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Campaigners and Twickenham MP Vince Cable met with Royal Mail bosses to discuss the prospect of creating a new post town for Whitton.

Richmond Theatre celebrates milestone birthday with special party

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Richmond Theatre celebrated its 115th birthday with a drinks reception to toast the special occasion.

Guitarist John Williams to headline East Sheen concert

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

World-class musicians come to East Sheen for a concert in aid of the MAE Foundation.

The Proof coming to the Eel Pie Club

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Soul and blues band the Proof drop into the Eel Pie Club next month.

"Our chef was stuck in traffic": mix-ups over hygiene see Indian restaurant plummet down food hygiene scale

Your Local Guardian:

1:20pm Friday 26th September 2014

A popular Indian restaurant had its food hygiene rating dramatically downgraded by three levels after a number of mix-ups, which the owner believes is “unfair”.

Heathrow flight path trial "could be shortened" due to complaints

Your Local Guardian: NEW ARRIVAL: A plane comes in to land at Heathrow Airport

4:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A trial testing flight paths over Teddington and Twickenham could be shortened due to pressure from thousands of residents.

East Sheen war veteran honoured with Ushakov medal

Your Local Guardian:

3:30am Friday 26th September 2014

A man from East Sheen was at last rewarded with a medal for his role in the Arctic convoys of the Second World War.

Dad to run Royal Parks Half Marathon barefoot

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A dad will run the Royal Parks Half Marathon barefoot in memory of his stillborn daughter.

Richmond named as a fatberg hotspot

Your Local Guardian:

4:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

More than 600 homes in the Twickenham postcode area have been flooded in the past five years due to fatbergs, Thames Water has revealed.

Sweeney Todd proves to be a cut above the rest at Twickenham Theatre

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

Even Twickenham Theatre founder Tony Green admits he has to pinch himself when he considers how well his fringe playhouse has been received.

Rowers rescued by RNLI after boat splits in two

Your Local Guardian:

3:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

A group of rowers were left stranded after their boat hit Barnes Bridge and split in half.

Richmond foodbank benefits from Kew Green Harvest Moon Festival

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

A harvest themed festival featuring a 12ft scarecrow on Kew Green saw 68kg of food handed to Richmond foodbank.

Chance to quiz London's deputy mayor for policing and crime in Twickenham

Your Local Guardian: Deputy mayor for policing Steven Greenhalgh has defended planned front counter closures.

4:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

London’s deputy mayor for policing and crime discusses policing and fields questions from the public in Twickenham this week.

Former Hampton School pupil takes on tuxedo skydive challenge

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A former Hampton School pupil has jumped out of a plane wearing a tuxedo in the name of charity.

Lionel Blair coming to Twickenham for Full of Life fair

Your Local Guardian:

3:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Veteran tap dancer Lionel Blair will be the star attraction at next month's Full of Life fair for older people.

Crowds mesmerized as Zippos Circus graces Twickenham Green

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Clowns, horses and the astonishing strongman proved Zippos Circus is still one of the most entertaining travelling circuses in the UK.

Pub manager speaks of shock after Friday night brawl

Your Local Guardian:

6:10am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The manager of a pub in Twickenham has spoken of his shock after a brawl broke out at his establishment on Friday night.

Police quash claims Boris Johnson was "attacked by Brentford FC fan"

Your Local Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Rumours that Mayor of London Boris Johnson was attacked by a Brentford FC fan have been rubbished by police.

New station could link Clapham Junction and Richmond Overground services to HS2 and Crossrail

Your Local Guardian:

5:50am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Proposals to build a new station in West London could link the Clapham Junction and Richmond branches of the Overground to HS2 and Crossrail.

Twickenham station night works "much better than anticipated"

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Fears over noisy night works at Twickenham station sent neighbours packing as they took up Network Rail’s offer of alternative accommodation – but things turned out OK in the end.

Former teacher to stand trial on charges of making paedophilic photographs

Your Local Guardian:

5:33pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A teacher who used to work at Chancellor George Osborne's former school is to stand trial for making indecent photographs of children.

Vigil for alleged victims of child abuse held at Elm Guest House

Your Local Guardian:

12:50pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A vigil for alleged victims of child abuse was held outside a guest house in Barnes being investigated under Operation Fernbridge.

Lord True speaks out on ditched Gloriana plans as campaigners express joy

Your Local Guardian:

12:20pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Plans to house the Gloriana at Orleans Riverside have been sent to the scrapheap, after two months of heated debate, consultation and protests.

Excellent visitor numbers spark Strawberry Hill House revamp

Your Local Guardian: Glorious gothic: Strawberry Hill House

2:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A new visitor reception at Strawberry Hill House has been opened in recognition of increasing visitor numbers.

Richmond Theatre commemorates First World War and soldiers past, present and future

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A new wartime cavalcade show comes to Richmond Theatre this month as a commemoration of the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

Richmond Farmers' Market relaunches with Bamber Gascoigne

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Heron Square was filled with hustle and bustle once again as the Richmond Farmer’s Market celebrated its relaunch.

Princess Alice Hospice looking for Richmond people to be good neighbours

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Princess Alice Hospice wants volunteers in Richmond to become hospice neighbours.

Help Home-Start Richmond get £3k grant

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A charity supporting about 250 families in the borough has been shortlisted for a £3,000 grant.

Two men taken to hospital after fight breaks out in pub

Your Local Guardian:

5:49pm Saturday 20th September 2014

The Bear was closed to customers with a police cordon and bloodied bandages left outside the York Street venue today.

Delays on South West trains to Kingston after passenger taken ill in Teddington

Your Local Guardian:

1:20pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Trains to Kingston are currently delayed after a passenger was taken ill in Teddington.

Hunt for missing teen Alice Gross biggest search operation since 7/7 bombings, says Scotland Yard

Your Local Guardian:

12:33pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Missing schoolgirl Alice Gross has sparked the largest search operation since the 7/7 bombings in the capital, the Metropolitan Police said.

Gruffalo illustrator delights old and young at Richmond Society

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Literary loving youngsters and parents enjoyed an afternoon with the illustrator of the Gruffalo.



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