News published November 2017
Unsung sporting heroes celebrated at Kingston Sport Awards
Athletes, coaches and clubs came together at the Guildhall to celebrate the borough’s sporting achievements on Wednesday 15 November.
Kingston’s annual debate sees focus on community involvement, culture and growth
Kingston Council, local communities and the Greater London Authority were among those gathered at the Guildhall at the annual State of the Borough debate on Tuesday 14 November.
Kingston school children encourage drivers to speed down and save lives
A group of Kingston school children have been working with police and Kingston Council to remind drivers of the dangers of speeding as part of a speed awareness campaign in the lead up to Road Safety.
Kingston’s retiring Deputy Lieutenant is appointed High Steward
Kingston’s Deputy Lieutenant, Colonel Geoffrey Godbold OBE TD DL, commanded his last Remembrance Sunday parade at the weekend, bringing to an end 16 years of ceremonial duty.
Kingston Council awarded £338,000 Government funding to provide English language courses
Kingston Council is set to benefit from £338,000 of Government funds to support vulnerable refugees and migrants to learn English and engage in integration activities.
Muybridge Week: Celebrate the Kingston-born father of cinema
Join us as we celebrate Kingston’s very first Muybridge Week, honouring the life and work of photography pioneer and inventor Eadweard Muybridge, from 14 to 18 November.
Council approves licensing scheme for shared rental properties Kingston
Kingston Council has given the green light to renew the Additional Houses in Multiple Occupation Licensing (AHMOL) for a further 5 years.
Kingston set to light up for Christmas 2017
Surbiton, New Malden and Kingston will illuminate this November to mark the start of the Christmas period. Come along and join in with the many festivities on offer.