Richmond News

'Outrageous' Farage defends pub after coronavirus breaches

Posted: 03.12.20 by Sam Petherick and Sian Bayley, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Nigel Farage defended a pub in Richmond borough after Richmond Council barred it from running a click-and-collect service for breaches of coronavirus ...

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Kew sparkles with the colours of Christmas

Posted: 03.12.20 by Sam Petherick Local News



Kew is sparkling again after a successful fundraising drive and generous community donations brought Christmas to the village. Lights were turned ...

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Flagship building will open door to multi-million pound film and TV studios

Posted: 03.12.20 by Rory Poulter Local News



A multi-million pound plan to breathe new life into Twickenham Studios, creating a film and TV complex with a boutique cinema that will showcase its O...

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Christmas market this weekend with 40+ stalls and profits to charity

Posted: 03.12.20 by Kew Village Market Local News



You shall go to the ball ... or at least to the market. We’re thrilled to say that Kew Village Christmas Market will be very much open for busine...

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Rewatch Richmond's virtual Christmas lights switch-on event

Posted: 03.12.20 by Be Richmond Local News



Richmond was in a festive mood last week after a successful online event culminated in a spectacular Christmas lights switch on around the town. Li...

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Cannabis found in police drugs raid on Richmond home

Posted: 03.12.20 by Sam Petherick Local News



Police carried out an early morning drugs raid and found a small amount of cannabis. Officers from four Richmond police teams - North and South Ri...

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NHS plea for plasma donations from people who caught coronavirus

Posted: 03.12.20 by Julia Gregory Local News



“Covid hit me like a steam train,” recalled Twickenham postal manager Stephen Craib who is urging fellow coronavirus patients to give plasma to he...

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Biggest ever ice skating rink is about to open at Hampton Court Palace

Posted: 02.12.20 by Cameron Eyles Local News



After a heavily disrupted 2020 it is great to see the ice skating rink at Hampton Court Palace back in business. This year's rink is set to be ...

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Watch: tour of Richmond high street as shops and pubs reopen

Posted: 02.12.20 by Sam Petherick Local News



Richmond town centre burst back to life today as the national lockdown was lifted. Clothes stores, jewellers, barbers and hairdressers, beauty sal...

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Met launches month-long crackdown on drink-driving

Posted: 02.12.20 by Sam Petherick Local News



A London-wide crackdown on drink-driving has been launched. There were 884 collisions involving drink or drug-driving in just a two-week period ac...

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