Thousands attend Twickenham police station open day

Your Local Guardian:

11:27am Monday 28th July 2014

Thousands of people turned up to have a look around Twickenham police station for its fourth annual open day on Sunday.

RNLI hosts second successful Teddington River Festival since its return

Your Local Guardian:

11:22am Monday 28th July 2014

Teddington River Festival followed up its triumphant return last year with another fun-filled event on Sunday.

Snorkelling with royalty for Twickenham teen

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Monday 28th July 2014

A Twickenham schoolgirl went snorkelling with Prince William at a special event, marking the handover of the British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) presidency.

Green Flag delight for two more Richmond beauty spots

Your Local Guardian: Help sought: Councillor Pamela Fleming

5:20pm Monday 28th July 2014

Yet more of Richmond’s parks and open spaces have been recognised with the prestigious Green Flag award.

No night flight respite under Heathrow flight path until 2017

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Monday 28th July 2014

People living under the Heathrow flight path will see no improvement to the night flight regime until at least 2017.

Promoted Article: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

Your Local Guardian: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

10:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support. 

Jazz festival returns with more on offer than ever before

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

A one-day jazz festival returns to the borough with a bebop and a bang next month.

Crash puts dad out of action on London to Morocco cycle

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

A father and son trio overcame adversity to cycle from Twickenham to Morocco in 15 days, to raise money for street children.

Staff members who racked up 100 say farewell to Teddington school

Your Local Guardian:

12:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

Five members of staff at a Teddington school have bid farewell to pupils and colleagues after a combined service of more than 100 years.

MP Vince Cable calls for meeting between allotment owners and the council

Your Local Guardian: CHINA CALL: Business Secretary Dr Vince Cable wants more UK students to visit China

3:16pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Twickenham MP Vince Cable wants to arrange a meeting with the council and local allotment groups.

Twickenham MP Vince Cable voices opposition to docking of the Gloriana

Your Local Guardian: Gloriana: Beautiful, but needs a home

2:51pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Twickenham MP Vince Cable has joined the wave of opposition against the docking of the Gloriana boathouse in Orleans Park.

Teen starlet entertains at Orleans Park School

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Rising British songstress Hatty Keane dropped into Orleans Park School to meet and perform for students.

Youth Action Theatre take on Orwell

Your Local Guardian:

2:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

Young actors hope to wow audiences when they perform a George Orwell favourite this month.

Housing champion helps dozens of families

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

More people have been given support with problems their landlords failed to resolve, a report revealed this week.

Fab Friday: Fringe event gives a taster of things to come at festival

Your Local Guardian:

7:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

Foodies and music lovers can get a taste of what is to come at a charity fringe event before a major food and drink festival.

Perverted publishing manager used hidden Ipod to film women on toilet

Your Local Guardian:

5:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

The 52-year-old tried to claim he was trying to catch someone who defecated on the floor of the ladies' toilet

Lightning strike causes massive train disruption

Your Local Guardian: A man tried to climb onto the tracks at Surbiton station shortly after midnight

3:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

South West Trains said signalling problems at Waterloo are also causing delays there.

Tenants told to move illegal river moorings

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Friday 25th July 2014

The authorities have pulled the plug on a three-year stay by a group of boats illegally moored on the Thames.

Youngsters buck national trend to prove themselves among the brightest

Your Local Guardian: Schools man: Councillor Paul Hodgins s

2:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Young students in Richmond are proving themselves a very bright bunch, after results showed them performing better than the national average.

Scamps outstanding, says Ofsted

Your Local Guardian:

8:56pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Scamps children's club in Teddington is celebrating being branded outstanding in a recent Ofsted inspect.

Questions still surround Gloriana boathouse plans

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Last weekend, with the first drop-in sessions at Orleans House under way, the controversial Gloriana could be seen moored in the Twickenham sunshine.

Environment Secretary launches locally-sourced food plan

Your Local Guardian:

8:31am Thursday 24th July 2014

Schoolchildren, hospital patients and soldiers will benefit from more locally-sourced food as part of a Government initiative.

Long-awaited community market opens in Twickenham

Your Local Guardian:

8:28am Thursday 24th July 2014

The Twickenham Community Market delivered a show-stopping opening in the town centre on Monday.

Police chase man up scaffolding, closing Teddington street

Your Local Guardian:

2:56pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A man was chased up scaffolding by police in Teddington before being talked down this afternoon.

Cyclist killed by dust cart in Richmond named as IT specialist Henry Lang

Your Local Guardian:

12:17pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A cyclist who was killed after being hit by a dust cart in Richmond has been named as Henry Lang.

Arrest in historical sex abuse probe at famous school

Your Local Guardian:

9:08am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A seventh person has been arrested as part of an investigation into historical abuse at Chancellor George Osborne’s former school.

Book celebrates councillor's journey from Zambian royal family to York House

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A woman who became the first Zambian to enter the British political system has published a teenage novel about her home country.

Fair play for fair pay at St Mary's

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

St Mary's University celebrated its first year of being a London Living Wage employer, with more than 100 staff benefiting from the scheme.

Good times for National Physical Laboratory

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) was recognised for its long-term atomic clock development programme last week.

Cyclist dies after dust cart crash

Your Local Guardian: MAN ASSAULTED: Police are hunting a man who assaulted a man who intervened in an altercation in Redcar

3:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A cyclist who was airlifted to hospital after being hit by a dust cart has died.

Estate agent rescues common keeper's job

Your Local Guardian:

12:07am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The job of a gardener who maintains the idyllic tranquillity of Barnes Pond and the common has been saved by a funding boost.

Motorbike crashes on Kew Bridge

Your Local Guardian: A SLEEK new type of emergency ambulance is being brought into operation. The German-made ambulances, which are built byMercedes, will be introduced in the next few weeks. The North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) is the first in the UK to switch to the new

4:39pm Monday 21st July 2014

Drivers can expect delays this evening after a motorbike crash on Kew Bridge.

Police appeal for witnesses after cyclist lorry crash

Your Local Guardian:

3:57pm Monday 21st July 2014

A cyclist who was airlifted to hospital after a collision with a dust cart remains in a critical condition as police appeal for witnesses.

Tory-run Richmond and Kingston councils announce they will "share services wherever possible"

Your Local Guardian: Councils to share grant as reward for cutbacks

2:34pm Monday 21st July 2014

Kingston and Richmond Council have announced plans to share services “wherever possible” to save between £5m and £8m.

UPDATE: A316 closed for 'several hours' after lorry and cyclist crash

Your Local Guardian:

11:09am Monday 21st July 2014

Drivers travelling through Richmond and Twickenham can expect hours of delays after a crash involving a cyclist and a refuse truck shut roads this morning.

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after lorry crash

Your Local Guardian:

10:01am Monday 21st July 2014

A cyclist was airlifted to hospital after a collision with a lorry in Richmond this morning.

Twickenham told to brace for next phase of works

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Motorists and cyclists have been warned of further delays to traffic in Twickenham town centre for the next few months.

Haymarket holds fire on HQ at Richmond College

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Media giant Haymarket has backed out of plans to house its 1,100 staff on the developed Richmond College site.

Thousands sign petition for return of Dairy Crest cows

Your Local Guardian: Two cows were rescued from rivers in Herefordshire over the weekend.

3:00am Monday 21st July 2014

An east Twickenham father has a beef with Hanworth's Dairy Crest factory after launching a campaign for its rooftop cows to be restored.

World Cup fan talks Teddington after going viral in Brazil

Your Local Guardian:

5:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

The symbolic moment a Brazil fan handed his World Cup replica trophy to a German woman became an internet sensation.

Teacher retires after 25 years at the helm

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

A primary school headteacher will work his last day in school after a quarter of a century leading the way.

Give beach volleyball a go, when the sun comes out again

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

With the heatwave fast upon us, what better time than to try your hand at a bit of beach volleyball in Teddington this summer?

Girl's big trim earns funds for charity

Your Local Guardian:

11:11am Saturday 19th July 2014

An 11-year-old schoolgirl proved to be a cut above after having seven inches of hair trimmed to raise money for charity.

Hampton Junior School pupils get Jacqueline Wilson treat

Your Local Guardian:

11:07am Saturday 19th July 2014

One hundred Hampton Junior School pupils were invited to attend a Jacqueline Wilson event at Sadlers Wells Theatre in London.

Barnes bonanza marks fair's 40th

Your Local Guardian:

11:04am Saturday 19th July 2014

Revellers paraded through the streets of Barnes to celebrate the 40th village fair in the town.

Stand-up comic Harry Carnassis reveals the reality of life at the bottom rung of the comedy circuit

Your Local Guardian:

3:01pm Friday 18th July 2014

Sometimes they stare at me like a bunch of Scientologists who’ve just been told that Tom Cruise has become a Mormon

Museum of Richmond founder has died, aged 89

Your Local Guardian:

3:00am Friday 18th July 2014

The founder of the Museum of Richmond and influential historian has died.

Colleagues tackle three peak challenge for Shooting Star and Princess Alice Hospice

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A group of colleagues climbed three of the UK’s highest mountains in 24 hours to raise more than £10,000 for two charities.

Barnes Film Academy gets kids making film noir

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Young film-makers travelled back in time to put together an ambitious detective movie.

The Carnabys lead the way with musical fun at Strawberry Hill House

Your Local Guardian:

2:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Families can enjoy a day filled with fun and music in the picturesque setting of Strawberry Hill House.

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