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Move it or Lose it exercise class for people living with dementia

Move it or Lose it is a fun exercise class for people living with dementia in the borough, organised by Age UK Richmond.

Community news on behalf of Age UK Richmond | 23 Sep 21

Explore the plants, art and culture of Japan this autumn at Kew Gardens

Visit Kew Gardens this autumn to explore the fascinating plants, art and culture of Japan at their new trail and displays.

Community news on behalf of Kew Gardens | 23 Sep 21

Orleans House Gallery launch Families in the Forest tour

Families in the Forest is an interactive experience for families to explore the Orleans House grounds through a series of encounters with inhabitants past and present.

Community news on behalf of Orleans House Gallery | 22 Sep 21

Richmond Rugby take on Nottingham this weekend at the Athletic Ground

Richmond Rugby will play their first home game of the season this Saturday (25 September). Come along and watch some live rugby this weekend the Athletic Ground in Richmond.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Rugby | 22 Sep 21

Hampton Pool development nominated in New London 2021 shortlist

New London Architecture's (NLA) annual New London Awards, presented in association with the Mayor of London, celebrate all scales of projects, both built and unbuilt, that contribute to and enhance a vision for a New London.

Community news on behalf of New London Awards | 22 Sep 21

Calling all green fingered gardeners! Volunteer at Age UK's Teddington allotment

If you are a keen gardener and have some spare time or are looking to get involved in a gardening project, Age UK Richmond want to hear from you.

Community news on behalf of Age UK Richmond | 22 Sep 21

Get creative and design a colourfield for Orleans House Gallery

Join current artists-in-residence Eloise Moody and Vicky Long and take part in creating a colourfield for Orleans House Gallery.

Community news on behalf of Orleans House Gallery | 21 Sep 21

Local charity Skylarks wins at the National Diversity Awards

After a delay, community organisations and role models from across the UK came together for the much-anticipated 2020 National Diversity Award on Friday 17 September.

Community news on behalf of Skylarks | 21 Sep 21

Jump in with the Lido Ladies and the Richmond Aqua Physio Group

The Lido Ladies will be joining the Richmond Aqua Physio Group for a special interactive discussion at the Teddington Baptist Church on Saturday 25 September.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Aqua Physio Group | 20 Sep 21

Register your place for free e-scooter training this Car Free Day

Car Free Day takes place on Wednesday 22 September. Active travel has many benefits including improved physical and mental health, reducing harmful emissions and save you money.

Community news on behalf of Bikeworks | 20 Sep 21

Birthday surprise for Kew Village Market

The 10th birthday Kew Village Market will be held on Sunday 3 October with over 45 stalls and live music on the day.

Community news on behalf of Kew Village Market | 20 Sep 21

The Children opens at Twickenham Riverside Theatre this weekend

The Children will play for a week at the Mary Wallace Theatre on Twickenham's Riverside beginning on Saturday 18 September 2021.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Shakespeare Society | 16 Sep 21

Sunday in Silver Style at the Vineyard Community Centre

Silver Sunday is a national initiative to tackle loneliness of our elders in the community. The Vineyard Community Centre will be celebrating the over 50s, giving guests a much needed opportunity to put on their finery and go to a party.

Community news on behalf of Vineyard Community Centre | 15 Sep 21

Walking rugby classes for over 55s

Are you over 55 and looking for a fun activity to keep you active? Why not try Richmond Rugby's free walking rugby?

Community news on behalf of Richmond Rugby | 15 Sep 21

RichmondLive Theatre concludes the #RichmondLive festival this Sunday

RichmondLive Theatre will showcase the work of local theatre groups Mary Wallace Theatre, Ignite Me Theatre and OSO Arts Centre.

Community news on behalf of Visit Richmond | 15 Sep 21

Emergency road closure on Station Road, Hampton

Thames Water are attending a sewer collapse on Station Road, Hampton at the junction with Warfield Road on an emergency basis.

Community news on behalf of Thames Water | 15 Sep 21

The Mayor of Richmond and Sarah Olney MP unveil twin towns information board in East Sheen

Last Friday (10 September), Local MP and REA member, Sarah Olney, joined the Mayor of Richmond, Cllr Geoff Acton, to unveil another information board about Fontainebleau and Konstanz outside the East Sheen centre.

Community news on behalf of Richmond in Europe Association | 14 Sep 21

West London's largest running festival returns

RUNFEST, Richmond's annual two-day running festival, returned to its usual format last weekend after having to change 2020's layout due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Community news on behalf of Richmond RUNFEST | 14 Sep 21

Register for Richmond CVS' online trustee recruitment event

Being a trustee is a specialised form of volunteering and fulfils a vital role in any charity. Richmond CVS' friendly informal event is one of the best ways to learn more about it, as well as hear directly from a range of local charities that you could get involved with right now.

Community news on behalf of Richmond CVS | 14 Sep 21

Learn about the circular textiles economy with TCC's new exhibition opening next week

The UKRI Interdisciplinary Textiles Circularity Centre (TCC) is a four-year research programme aiming to realise a future circular textiles economy for the UK SME apparel-fashion industry based on bio waste to create a coupling between the bio waste resource flow and wellbeing.

Community news on behalf of UKRI Interdisciplinary Textiles Circularity Centre | 14 Sep 21

Join the new Play:Make:Art workshops for 2-5 year olds

Have fun with your small children exploring art skills and techniques at Orleans House Gallery's new workshops for 2–5-year-olds.

Community news on behalf of Orleans House Gallery | 09 Sep 21

Local boys scull to victory at the Henley Royal Regatta

After a year without major competition due to the pandemic, a junior crew from Tideway Scullers School achieved an historic win in the Fawley Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta in August.

Community news on behalf of Tideway Scullers School | 09 Sep 21

Richmond Fire Station open day

Visit the Richmond Fire Station open day on Sunday 19 September 2021 from 12 noon to 4.30pm.

Community news on behalf of London Fire Brigade | 09 Sep 21

Arts Richmond launches Young Writers Festival

Arts Richmond have launched their annual writing competition for all young people in the borough. The competition runs from Wednesday 1 September until Friday 3 December 2021.

Community news on behalf of Arts Richmond | 08 Sep 21

#RichmondLive continues this weekend with Celebration of Dance at Marble Hill Park

Join the Visit Richmond team for an afternoon of free dance in the fresh air with the Rambert Dance Company, Marble Hill School of Dance, Boundless Dance and RISE accessible Dance team.

Community news on behalf of Visit Richmond | 08 Sep 21

Richmond to host inaugural 'Frontline Services vs Veterans' charity match this Sunday

Richmond will play host to the inaugural 'Frontline Services vs Veterans' charity match between London Ambulance Service XV and Pals Battalion XV this Sunday, 12 September at the Athletic Ground.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Rugby | 08 Sep 21

The Hampton Wick Village Fete takes place this weekend

Businesses in Hampton Wick are organising a special event on Saturday 18 September to welcome people back to the High Street. There will be music, stalls, family entertainment to keep visitors entertained on the day.

Community news on behalf of Hampton Wick Village Fete | 08 Sep 21

'The Children' set to open at the Mary Wallace Theatre

The latest production at Twickenham's riverside theatre is Lucy Kirkwood's post-apocalyptic drama 'The Children' which opens on Saturday, 18 September and plays for a week.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Shakespeare Society | 08 Sep 21

Pick up your free copy of this month's What's On in Richmond brochure

The September edition of Visit Richmond's What's On magazine is now available from Richmond Libraries and Richmond Station Info Kiosk.

Community news on behalf of Visit Richmond | 08 Sep 21

Arts Richmond to host 'Motion Capture' webinar with Eddie Hyde

Eddie Hyde ARPS has been a lifelong photography enthusiast, starting as a small boy with a Kodak Brownie. He is now an Associate of the RPS and an SPA Judge. He has been widely published and won many awards.

Community news on behalf of Arts Richmond | 08 Sep 21

22nd town twinning sign unveiled by the Deputy Mayor

On Sunday 5 September, the Deputy Mayor of Richmond upon Thames Cllr Suzette Nicholson unveiled a new town twinning sign which welcomes visitors to Richmond and highlights the borough’s international partnerships.

Community news on behalf of The Richmond in Europe Association | 07 Sep 21

Dance in the Park Richmond begins this week

Dance in the Park with a fun free series of outdoor dance and movement sessions being held in the grounds of Orleans House Gallery this September.

Community news on behalf of DanceWest | 06 Sep 21

Room for Work kick-starts stalled careers

Room for Work Online is a prize-winning employability course* designed for skilled workers at all levels, including managers and professionals. If you're a mature person struggling to get back into work - or you know you're under-employed and want a better job - this is the programme for you.

Community news on behalf of Room for Work | 02 Sep 21

'The Children' opens at the Mary Wallace Theatre

Saturday 18 September sees the opening at Twickenham's riverside theatre of Lucy Kirkwood's tense and intriguing drama The Children.

Community news on behalf of Richmond Shakespeare Society | 02 Sep 21

Barnes charity bike sale is back in town

If you have a bike to donate or sell in return for a share of the proceeds please bring it along to St Mary's in Barnes on Saturday 4 or 11 September between 10 and 12 noon.

Community news on behalf of Barnes Charity Bike Sale | 02 Sep 21

Young voices from Israel-Palestine

An opportunity to hear and interact with young people from Palestinian and Israeli backgrounds.

Community news on behalf of Solutions not Sides | 02 Sep 21

SW London and St George's Mental Health Trust Annual Public Meeting

Join SW London and St George's Mental Health Trust for their Annual Public Meeting at Springfield Hospital on Thursday 9 September, from 5.30pm.

Community news on behalf of SW London and St George's Mental Health Trust | 01 Sep 21

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Updated: 24 Mar 2021