News published February 2016
Join us in celebrating 30 years of music education in Kingston
To help celebrate 30 years of music education within the borough, Kingston residents and visitors are invited to a special anniversary gala concert on Sunday 20 March at Rose Theatre.
Approval for St George plc to develop old Post Office site in Kingston
The Development Control Committee resolved to grant planning permission for the proposed development by St George at The Old Post Office Site.
Transformational housing conversion project for Kingston families completes
To help ease the capital’s housing shortage, garages and disused laundry rooms have been used to convert two bedroom flats into three bedroom flats.
Kingston apprentice showcased at launch of PM’s new scheme
Kingston apprentice, Miguel Faria joined Nadhim Zahawi MP, the Prime Minister's Apprentice Advisor last month to launch a new scheme to bring apprentices into primary schools.
New Deputy Mayor for Kingston
Councillor Geoff Austin has been appointed as Deputy Mayor of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames following the resignation of Councillor Mary Clark.
Kingston children and adults come together to celebrate National Libraries Day
Children and adults from across Kingston celebrated National Libraries Day on Sunday 6 February 2016 with special events which took place in all seven libraries throughout the borough.
Borough residents’ chance to have their say and another round of Neighbourhood Conversations in March 2016
We're inviting residents to join four Neighbourhood Conversation forums in March, to discuss the importance of health, transport and the infrastructure for growth.
New Initiatives and Your Kingston grants
We're retaining the funding for an annual programme of community grants consisting of New Initiatives and Your Kingston grants against the backdrop of severe cuts within the overall council budget.