News published August 2017
Kingston Carnival gets additional funding boost from council
Kingston Council has provided an additional £7,500 funding boost to this Sunday's carnival, following an unsuccessful funding bid, by the organisers, to Arts Council England.
Kingston sets sights on London Borough of Culture title
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, announced that the new competition will be open to 32 London boroughs, allowing them to apply for funding to lead an innovative and creative cultural programme.
Explore Kingston’s architectural gems this September
Local people are invited to explore the borough’s most interesting buildings for free from 7 to 17 September as Kingston takes part in both Heritage Open Days and Open House London.
UPDATE: Unauthorised encampment moves out of borough
Council officers have visited the site and are working closely with local police to minimise the impact on residents.
Temporary relocation of our Information and Advice Centre
On 31 July, our Information and Advice Centre is temporarily moving across the hall to the west wing of the Guildhall 2 building for approximately two months.