Kingston secures £250k libraries grant to improve the Hook Centre facilities and boost community creativity
Kingston Council has landed a grant of over a quarter of a million pounds to improve library and community services in the south of the borough.
Kingston’s small sites programme to deliver borough’s first new council homes in a generation
The first new council homes to be built in the borough in a generation are nearing completion at Cambridge Road in Kingston.
Women’s Night Safety Charter launched at South West London Safer Streets conference
A night safety charter to support women across South West London to feel safer when out in the evening has been launched at the South West London Safer Streets conference, hosted by Kingston Council.
Families helped to save energy and cut £600 off bills as council wins funding to transform homes
With families battling the rising cost of living and a climate emergency, additional funding has been secured to raise the energy efficiency of over 60 homes, saving up to £600 a year on energy bills.
University students generate exciting ideas for the town centre
Kingston University students demonstrated their creativity by proposing a range of innovative solutions to revitalise Kingston town centre.
Local heroes celebrated at Mayor’s Community Awards
The annual Mayor’s Community Awards ceremony took place on Friday 17 March, recognising and celebrating residents who have dedicated themselves to helping others in Kingston.
Spring School to open in September 2023
Ambitious about Autism, the Department for Education and Kingston Council have been working together to ensure the borough’s new specialist autism school, Spring School, can open in September 2023.
Council committed to leisure centre
Kingston Council remains committed to building a new swimming and leisure centre in Kingston town centre.
Working with Kingston University students to boost community engagement in a pilot urban room
Architecture students from Kingston School of Art have teamed up with Kingston Council to create a new conversation space for communities to share their views on the borough’s future.
Council agrees budget to protect most vulnerable and deliver a greener, fairer, safer borough
Kingston Council has agreed a balanced budget for 2023-24 that protects essential support for vulnerable adults and children, delivers on climate action and provides value for money services.