Village News

Village News is the weekly e-newsletter sent to residents of Richmond upon Thames. It contains:

  • Council news
  • Community updates
  • Information about local consultations
  • Local events

Signing up

If you are a resident with a Richmond Account you have automatically been registered for Village News.

If you don’t have an account you can sign up for one now. By setting up a Richmond Account you will be able to receive the weekly e-newsletter and be able to:

  • Manage your parking permits online
  • Manage your garden recycling bin collections online
  • View your council tax online
  • Manage your Richmond Card online

Through the Richmond Account, you can also register to receive updates regarding Planning Applications in your area. 

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Signing up for the e-newsletter only

If you only want to receive the e-newsletter, simply complete the below form.

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Automatic sign up

If you have previously signed up to receive information from us regarding the news, the Richmond Card or other local activities, we have automatically signed you up to receive the newsletter. 

If you do not wish to receive it, please use the ‘unsubscribe’ button at the bottom of the email and you will be removed from our database.


We use MailChimp to send out the newsletter. MailChimp participates in, and has certified its compliance with, the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework.

Submitting a news story

We invite any local group, organisation or charity to submit their news stories. These stories will be placed on our news pages and will be considered for inclusion in the weekly resident newsletter.

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Updated: 17 August 2017