News published September 2017
Stoptober is back
Stoptober, the 28-day stop smoking campaign from Public Health England, is back from 1st October.
Statement: Meyer Homes seek judicial review of Kingston Council’s approval of new Lidl HQ
Meyer Homes, owner of the Former Government Offices site in Tolworth, is seeking a judicial review of Kingston Council’s decision to approve nearby plans for Lidl’s new UK headquarters.
Statement: Government supports Kingston Council’s decision as Meyer Homes appeal dismissed
The Secretary of State has dismissed Meyer Homes’ planning appeal for their proposed plans for 705 homes on Former Government Offices site in Tolworth.
Kingston town centre gets green light for new school, flats and cinemas
Kingston town centre is set to see a new two-form entry primary school, 11 flats and a new rooftop cinema at the Bentalls Centre, following the approval of two planning applications.
Kingston launches call for sites as borough plans for the future
In a move to proactively manage Kingston’s successful growth, the council has launched a ‘Call for Sites’.
Kingston’s Korean Festival comes to town
Kingston will be welcoming the Korean Festival to the Ancient Market Place on Saturday 16 September from 12 noon until 4pm.
Nominations open for Kingston’s sporting stars
Local people are invited to nominate their sporting stars and clubs for special recognition at this year’s Borough Sports Awards.
Kingston celebrates another successful GCSE and A-Level year
Kingston Council is congratulating local schools, sixth forms and colleges following the publication of this year’s GCSE and A-Level results.