Hamptons and Teddington news

Don't miss Hampton Hill's Christmas parade

The Hampton Hill Christmas parade will take place on Friday 24 November with festivities from 5pm. 

There will be stalls, a vintage car show, live music and much more. 

The tree lights will turn on at 6pm and the parade will start at 6.30pm. 

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Help the Normansfield Theatre lighting appeal

Normansfield Theatre have launched a fundraising lighting appeal for their stage lighting.

They are hoping to improve and upgrade their stage lighting to LED fixtures which are more cost effective and environmentally friendly to run.

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Join the FiSH Befriending scheme

FiSH offers a one to one befriending scheme for people who may be feeling lonely or isolated.

Both face to face visiting and telephone befriending are offered depending on individual requirements.

If you would like to find out more about FiSH Befriending please call 020 8878 8100 or email befriending@fishhelp.org.uk.

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Win for NPL Sports Club Ground

The NPL Sports Club Ground in Teddington has won the National Governing Bodies Grassroots Sports Grounds Team of the Year 2017.

NPLSC based in Bushy Park is a multi-sport club. The site accommodates a host of sports with two cricket squares, five grass tennis courts and more.

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Come down to Hampton Hill Theatre for Still Life & Red Peppers

Still Life is the bittersweet tale of an affair that became the classic film, Brief Encounter. The play is being shown from Sunday 19 to Saturday 25 November. Tickets cost from £10 to £14.

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Volunteers needed for Christmas Day lunch

Churches in Teddington are organising a lunch in Elleray Hall on Christmas Day for the elderly and others from Teddington, Twickenham and the Hamptons.

Volunteers are needed to transport people to and from the lunch.

To register attendance, or to offer help, contact Colin and Elizabeth Hicks on 0208 977 8000 or email office@teddingtonbaptist.org.uk.

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Win a free gold membership at Feel Good Fitness

To tie in with their latest offer, Feel Good Fitness are giving away a free month gold membership worth £51.

To be in with a chance to win, head over to Facebook, follow the Feel Good Fitness LBRuT page and share their competition post.

The competition is open until Sunday 29 October at 4pm.

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Get Swishing. Wear it. Love it. Share it.

Swap items you don’t wear for ones that you will at a charity swishing event in aid of The Mulberry Centre and The Princess Alice Hospice on Wednesday 25 October.

Come along to Curves Hampton/Teddington, 77-81 Hampton Road TW12 2BJ, bringing at least one good quality item of clothes, shoes or accessories to swap (max 10 items).

Drop off your items between 7.30 and 8.30pm. The swish takes place from 8.30 to 9.30pm.

 

Protect yourself and your family against flu

Flu is a common infectious viral illness but it can lead to serious complications, particularly if you have a long-term health condition.

The best way to protect yourself and your family according to NHS Richmond CCG is to get the flu vaccination. You can get one at your GP or a local pharmacy offering the service.

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Hampton Hill improvement works complete

Works to improve Hampton Hill High Street are now complete.

Improvements include renewing footways with granite paving, resurfacing the roadway with improved drainage, upgrading street lighting and street furniture, replacing trees and increasing cycle parking.

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Join the Healthwatch Committee

Healthwatch Richmond and the charity that runs it are recruiting new volunteer committee members to support their valuable work for the local community.

Committee members oversee, and are often instrumental in delivering, the work of Healthwatch Richmond.

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Events

7 to 9pm
Nov 24
104 Teddington Park Road Teddington TW11 8NE
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11am - 4.30pm
Nov 25
Normansfield Theatre, Langdon Down Centre, 2a Langdon Park, Teddington TW11 9PS
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2 - 4pm
Nov 25
Teddington Baptist Church Church Road TW11 8PF
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10am - 1pm
Nov 28
Family Matters at RUILS The Disability Action & Advice Centre, 4 Waldegrave Road, Teddington, TW11 8HT
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10.30am to 1pm
Dec 2
Elleray Hall, Elleray Road, Teddington, TW11 0HG
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7.30pm
Dec 9
St Mary's University Chapel, Teddington TW1 4SX
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7.30pm
Dec 9
Normansfield Theatre, Langdon Down Centre, 2a Langdon Park, Teddington TW11 9PS
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Crime prevention event with Fulwell police

Drop into the Greenwood Centre this Friday 17 November at 9am and have a chat with with the local police force.

They will be covering how to remain safe in the Community and current scams doing the rounds. 

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Local film 'Kaufman's Game' comes to Richmond

A new film, featuring residents and areas in the borough, will come to Richmond Odeon from 20 to 22 November.

'Kaufman's Game', directed by resident Heiler Bissel-Thomas, features locals Toby Osmond and Rupert Shelbourne. 

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Hampton Hill Christmas Parade

Come along to Hampton Hill High Street for this year's Christmas Parade on Friday 24 November!

Festivities will begin from 5pm on the day and will go on until 8.30pm. Tree lights will be turned on at 6pm and the parade will start at 6.30pm.

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Teddington Craft Fair

The annual craft fair in Teddington returns on Saturday 18 November in Teddington Baptist Church.

There will be a range of stalls, live music, farm animals and much more.

The fair is free to attend and takes place from 10.30am until 3.30pm.

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Join St James' Hampton Hill Church for Remembrance Day

St James' Church in Hampton Hill invites you to their Remembrance Day service. The service starts at 9.30am on Sunday 12 November. The church will also hold a 10.55am service by the War Memorial with a two minute silence and wreath laying.

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Twickenham RFC 150th anniversary celebrations

Twickenham RFC will celebrate its 150th anniversary on Twickenham Green on Sunday 29 October, 1.30 to 4pm.

All are welcome to watch mini, junior and senior touch rugby exhibition matches and view a unique 150 year TRFC historic display.

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Choral Evensong at Hampton Court Palace

All are welcome to attend the sung religious services from the Church of England Book of Common Prayer at The Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace.

This service takes place on Sunday 22 October.

Those attending the chapel for a service only do not pay the Palace entrance fee.

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Fashion exhibition at Hampton Court Palace

Throughout the years, both professional and amateur dressmakers have used embroidery and beading to embellish garments and accessories. This exciting new display from the Royal School of Needlework captures the style and versatility of embroidery and embellishment from the 18th to 21st centuries.

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Council steps in to help Turing House

Richmond Council is stepping in to help find temporary accommodation for the popular Turing House School.

Its proposed permanent site in Whitton is likely to be ready for occupation in 2020. However, it will not have room at its current location to admit a further 150 pupils in September 2018. In order to bridge the gap, the Council has stepped in to offer the use of a nearby school site, Clarendon School, in Hanworth Road, Hampton, subject to formal Council decision-making.

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Updated: 13 Apr 2017