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Mother’s fury after teen girl gang escapes prosecution over assault that was videoed and posted on Instagram

Posted: 25.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



A mother has spoken of her anger and sorrow after it emerged that a girl gang involved in a vicious attack on her 12-year-old daughter will not be pro...

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Richmond: Panic buying brings queues and jams

Posted: 24.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



Drivers have been panic buying petrol across Richmond, Twickenham and beyond causing long queues and jams. Pleas from the Transport minister, Grant...

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Glorious opera as curtains go up at Richmond Theatre following lockdown paralysis

Posted: 24.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



Richmond Theatre is finally reopening this weekend after being forced to go dark for 18 months during the pandemic. First to tread the boards tomor...

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Richmond: 19th Century solution to curse of plastic pollution

Posted: 24.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



A 19th Century drinking fountain on Richmond Green has been restored to offer an ancient solution to the modern problem of plastic pollution. The w...

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EVENT OF THE WEEK: High times promised at bigger and better High Tide Festival

Posted: 23.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



The High Tide festival is back and bigger this weekend with performances from almost 70 bands artists across eight stages! The event takes place th...

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Richmond: MPs unite in opposition against proposed SWR cuts

Posted: 23.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



Richmond and Twickenham MPs have joined Lib-Dem leader, Ed Davey, to demand urgent talks with the government to challenge drastic rail cuts. Sarah ...

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Zebra crossing for Richmond Bridge with new move to put people before cars

Posted: 23.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



Plans to bring more greenery to the streets, widen footpaths and, significantly, add a zebra crossing on the approach to Richmond Bridge, have been un...

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From the Sublime to the Ridiculous- Gourmet butter created here named among 'finest foods in the world'

Posted: 22.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



A gourmet butter created by a family-run business in St Margarets has been named one of the finest foods in the world by the Guild of Fine Food. Th...

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Job of the Week: The White Swan upping recruitment

Posted: 22.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



It is one of the best riverside pubs in Britain and possibly the prettiest - now the White Swan, on the banks of the Thames, is looking for staff. ...

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Fire Brigade praised for containing blaze that brought Richmond to a halt

Posted: 20.09.21 by Rory Poulter Local News



London Fire Brigade has been praised for doing a ‘thorough job’ following a restaurant fire that brought huge disruption to the centre of Richmond...

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