News published September 2013
Kick the smoking habit in 28-day challenge
Smokers are being urged to kick the habit for 28 days next month as part of a national campaign.
Fire brigade strike – 25 September 2013
The Fire Brigades Union have announced that strike action will take place across the country between the hours of 12 noon and 4pm on Wednesday 25 September 2013.
Primary pupils keeping up high standards
Primary school pupils across Kingston continue to be among the best in the country at reading, writing and maths.
Kingston’s gone purple again – top award for town centre for third time
Kingston town centre has scooped an award for being a safe and welcoming night-time venue for the third time.
Mayor’s Charitable Trust raises £42,000 for local groups
Three local groups are each £14,000 better off thanks to donations and fund-raising in aid of the last Mayor of Kingston’s chosen charities.
Council hands Surbiton Festival £750
Surbiton councillors have given the town’s annual festival a £750 boost.
Balfour Beatty London Youth Games 2014 – Cross Country Event
Kingston’s London Youth Games 2014 campaign kicks off once again with the Cross Country event at Parliament Hill on Saturday 16 November 2013.
Free events to celebrate National Paralympic Day
Saturday 7 September 2013 marks one year since the London 2012 Paralympic Games and to celebrate the occasion the British Paralympic Association is launching the first National Paralympic Day.