Legendary Les Dennis talks theatre and 'uh-uh' ahead of Richmond Theatre appearance

Your Local Guardian: Les is more: It's not just gameshows for this star

3:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Les Dennis admits some people can be surprised when they realise he can act as well as present game shows.

Items unearthed at Turner's house on display at Twickenham Museum

Your Local Guardian: Event: JMW Turner's home

3:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Twickenham Museum is showcasing items found by students from Orleans Park School during a dig at Sandycombe Lodge, the country home of acclaimed landscape artist JMW Turner.

Statue theft leaves reverend agog

Your Local Guardian: Unimpressed: The Reverand Chris Scott beside a post that a statue was stolen from on Saturday

2:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

A reverend has been left dumbfounded after a statue donated by a church-goer was swiped from outside the chapel.

Richmond Chamber of Commerce has events coming up

Your Local Guardian: Anne Newton: Chamber chief executive

3:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Richmond Chamber of Commerce continues its busy schedule next week.

Sex shop retains licence despite Richmond Council rules

Your Local Guardian: Private Shop: Still selling its wares

2:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

A sex shop in Richmond will continue trading after its licence was renewed, despite the council’s no sex establishment policy.

Curfew for teen who swiped cash from football club

Your Local Guardian: McKellar was sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court

2:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

A teenager who swiped cash from Hampton Football Club has been given a curfew.

Benefits cheat busted after stealing £70k

Your Local Guardian: JAILED: David Young, 23, used his ex-girlfriend's accounts to buy himself takeaway food, mobile phone top-ups and accessories, and shoes and clothing.

3:00am Friday 18th April 2014

A woman from Richmond received a year's suspended sentence after being found guilty of benefit fraud.

Footy fan fined after admitting ban breach

Your Local Guardian: Keston oil trader faces jail over multimillion fraud

3:00am Friday 18th April 2014

A football fan who breached his banning order was forced to cough up more than £200 after appearing in court this week.

Dancing horses delight at Hampton Court Palace

Your Local Guardian: Neigh bad: Roland Heiss, Brahim Brinkhaus, Arne Koets, Maruis Schneider, Janna Behrens and Wolfgang Krischke

2:00am Friday 18th April 2014

A troop of horses put on their dancing hooves when they performed a routine at Hampton Court Palace this week.

Blues bonanza at Barnes' Bull's Head tonight

Your Local Guardian: Blues brothers: Paul Lamb and Chad Strentz

2:00am Friday 18th April 2014

For the chance to catch two of Britain’s most respected blues players this bank holiday weekend, head down to the Bull’s Head in Barnes.

People wasting time queuing for "disastrous" recycling centre

Your Local Guardian: Oh dear: Teething problems are causing long queues

2:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Users of a newly renovated recycling centre think it is a load of rubbish.

Travel disruption on South West Trains this Easter weekend

Your Local Guardian: More than a hundred passengers stranded on train

2:23pm Thursday 17th April 2014

People wanting to travel by train this Easter should plan their route as engineering work will see a change to services.

Spike goes straight through man's hand in Hampton fall

Your Local Guardian: A man and a woman were treated by London Ambulance crews at the scene.

11:25am Thursday 17th April 2014

An elderly man was left in excruciating pain after his hand became impaled on a spike in Hampton on Wednesday.

Five charged with violent disorder following town centre brawl

Your Local Guardian: Gangs of youths 'with sticks' battle in Kingston town centre

11:20am Thursday 17th April 2014

Five people have been charged with violent disorder following an alleged brawl in Kingston town centre.

Primary schools places feel the pinch, but plan is working

Your Local Guardian: Schools man: Councillor Paul Hodgins s

2:28pm Thursday 17th April 2014

One in five families missed out on their first-choice primary school choice - but 91 per cent will receive one of their top three choices.

Police release CCTV images after Tube flash

Your Local Guardian: Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him

3:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

British Transport Police (BTP) officers are appealing for help to identify a man they believe may have key information after a man exposed himself on the Tube.

Scale of mountainous challenge befitting a fallen friend

Your Local Guardian: Friends: Andy, Dave, Matt, Nathan and Gareth

3:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

A Twickenham man is aiming high as he and six friends look to conquer 21 peaks in memory of a friend who died of bowel cancer.

Car thief gets 250 hours of unpaid work

Your Local Guardian: JAILED: David Young, 23, used his ex-girlfriend's accounts to buy himself takeaway food, mobile phone top-ups and accessories, and shoes and clothing.

2:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

A thief who stole a car worth almost £9,000 has been given 250 hours of unpaid work.

Whitton station under the microscope as Transport Minister stops by

Your Local Guardian: Ready for the rugby? Stephen Hammond and Tania Mathias

2:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

The poor state of Whitton station was discussed at a special public meeting attended by Transport Minister Stephen Hammond last weekend.

Prison for man whose punch killed childhood friend

Your Local Guardian: Sentenced: Patrick Conway

1:17pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A man who punched his childhood friend and killed him while out celebrating his 21st birthday has been jailed for four years and nine months.

Motorcyclist fined after dangerous overtake ends in crash

Your Local Guardian: Merseyside men on firearms charges

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A motorcyclist who crashed into a car in Richmond has been fined for driving dangerously.

Teddington Summer Music makes a very welcome comeback

Your Local Guardian: They're back: Richard Fawkes, co-director of Teddington Summer Music (TSM), mayor of Richmond Councillor Meena Bond, Tom Higgin, co-director TSM, and Coun Helen Lee-Parsons

3:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

After a successful inaugural launch last year, Teddington Summer Music returns this May for a short season of high class music-making by international artists.

George Orwell performance amazes at Hampton Court House

Your Local Guardian: Watching you: Thomy Lawson and James Conder

3:07pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A youth theatre group wowed audiences when they performed at Hampton Court House last week.

Teacher reaches the finals of national awards

Your Local Guardian: Class clown? No, Jack Costello is a finalist

2:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A PE teacher could be crowned top teacher after he was selected as a finalist in a teaching award contest.

REVIEW: Pygmalion proves a fair old treat at Richmond Theatre

Your Local Guardian: Pygmalion: A classic tale

2:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Take Pygmalion at face value and you will see the witty, razor-tongued play that inspired the musical My Fair Lady.

Is pollution causing 77 deaths a year in Richmond?

Your Local Guardian:

4:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Air pollution could be responsible for as many as 77 deaths a year in Richmond, according to Public Health England.

Make a robot and win a prize this Easter

Your Local Guardian: Robot: Can you make a better mechanical man?

2:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A toy shop is encouraging young art enthusiasts to create a robot during an Easter break competition.

Children get a taste of healthy eating like athletes

Your Local Guardian: Healthy living: Children got a lesson from fitness journalist Kate Percy

2:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Children at Hampton Junior School have been treated to a lesson from on how to eat like athletes as part of the school’s fit for life week.

Event tonight marks contribution of "soldiers of colour"

Your Local Guardian: War: Richmond lending library hosts the event

2:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Performances detailing the contribution made by soldiers of colour in the First World War take place at Richmond lending library.

Boy, 3, hospitalised after fall from building near Hampton High Street

Your Local Guardian: The Kent, Sussex & Surrey Air Ambulance

5:57pm Monday 14th April 2014

A three-year-old was taken to hospital as a priority after falling from a building during the weekend.

Fatal fall from roof in Whitton

Your Local Guardian: At the scene: The death is being treated as unexplained

4:14pm Monday 14th April 2014

A man in his 40s died after he fell from a roof this afternoon.

Twickenham turns to 20mph limits to cut congestion

Your Local Guardian: Twickenham: Are changes causing pollution?

4:00am Monday 14th April 2014

A 20mph speed limit for Twickenham town centre have started today, as part of the development of the area.

Riverside meeting reignites Jubilee Gardens debate

Your Local Guardian: Old wounds: The referendum results on display

3:00am Monday 14th April 2014

The battle over the future of Twickenham riverside recommenced briefly this week, after the decision to grant a 125-year lease was called in.

Runner up prize for St Mary's University physics events

Your Local Guardian: Worth a go: Give St Mary's a call if you got close

2:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Twickenham’s St Mary’s University has received the runner-up prize for its educational physics events held as part of National Science and Engineering week.

Wonderful walking events hailed a huge success

Your Local Guardian: Good advice: Aiming to get people healthier

2:00am Monday 14th April 2014

NHS officials have hailed the success of Walk Richmond week, run by Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare Trust.

Access to GPs and over-officious receptionists top patient concerns

Your Local Guardian: Concerns over cuts to GP funding

6:20am Sunday 13th April 2014

Patients in Richmond want better access to GPs and complain that receptionists sometimes get in the way of appointments, according to a health watchdog.

Easter bunnies invade Strawberry Hill House, have some fun tracking them down

Your Local Guardian: Glorious gothic: Strawberry Hill House

3:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

Several Easter bunnies are on the loose at Strawberry Hill as the hoppiest time of year arrives again, with fun activities for all the family.

All the emotions of life at Twickfolk tonight

Your Local Guardian: Jess Morgan: Eclectic wonder

3:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

Jess Morgan has an eclectic selection of songs, incorporating all aspects of life and a plethora of emotions.

Crawdaddy Club return for resurgent band The Others

Your Local Guardian: One of The Others: Paul Stewart Credit Emma Stoner

3:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

For the self-confessed “ones that got away” revisiting their old haunts has given The Others a fresh perspective.

Grammy supremo George Benson excited ahead of Hampton Court Palace Festival

Your Local Guardian: Too cool: George Benson looking forward to London

3:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

For worldwide renowned jazz extraordinaire George Benson, London is a real treat.

TK Maxx snaps up Twickenham dinner lady for Cape Town fashion shoot

Your Local Guardian: Glam gran: Olga Taylor looking fab

2:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

A 62-year-old dinner lady and grandmother has become Twickenham’s very own Twiggy, after being scouted in-store and chosen to star in TK Maxx’s latest campaign.

Government ministers visit Barnes school's shining example of renewable energy

Your Local Guardian: Boundless energy: Mark Hartley, headteacher Barnes Primary School, Michael Gove, education sec, Zac Goldsmith, MP for Richmond Park, and Greg Barker, climate change minister

2:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

The Education Secretary and Energy Minister visited Barnes Primary School last week to view its innovative solar panel programme.

Fears toilet scheme is being flushed away, leaving people caught short

Your Local Guardian: GV of sign for public toilets. PICTURE: Western Telegraph (3746529)

2:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Those looking to spend a penny in Richmond are increasingly struggling for places to go.

Thames Water apologises after sludge spill causes a stink

Your Local Guardian: Burst water main closes Lower Hall Lane in Chingford

1:30pm Friday 11th April 2014

If you have noticed a bit of pong over the last few days, it is because of a sludge spill at Mogden water treatment works.

Hospitalised man's injuries "not too serious" after Teddington crash

Your Local Guardian: A 21-YEAR-OLD man was taken to hospital after severely cutting his wrist with a knife in a work related injury.

12:58pm Friday 11th April 2014

A man was taken to hospital after a road accident in Teddington earlier this morning.

Police seek man after two exposure incidents on South West Trains

Your Local Guardian: Do you know him? Police are looking for this man

3:00am Friday 11th April 2014

Police are hunting a man who exposed himself to two women on trains, and have released pictures of someone they believe has information.

Marathon runners ready for the off - give a little

Your Local Guardian: Running hard: Former Wasps player Buster White

3:00am Friday 11th April 2014

There will be plenty of sweat, maybe a few tears and possibly even blood, as Richmond racers prepare to take on the London marathon this weekend.

Councillor says fond farewell after 12 years representing Richmond

Your Local Guardian: Sad so long: Frances Bouchier has plenty of plans

2:20am Friday 11th April 2014

A councillor who has represented the South Richmond ward for 12 years will retire before the May elections.

Transport Minister to attend Whitton station meeting

Your Local Guardian: Transport Minister: Stephen Hammond

2:00am Friday 11th April 2014

Minister for Transport Stephen Hammond MP will attend a meeting about Whitton station.

Richmond Orchestra welcomes Latvian pianist

Your Local Guardian: Maestro: Reinis Zarins

2:00am Friday 11th April 2014

A Latvian pianist wowed an audience in East Sheen when he performed at a Richmond Orchestra concert.



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