News published July 2018
Kingston Council one of the first London boroughs to agree a ballot for its estate regeneration
Kingston Council is one of the first London boroughs to agree to hold a resident ballot for its Cambridge Road Estate regeneration project, where it plans to build around 2,000 new homes over the next
Help prevent grass fires during the heatwave
London Fire Brigade have tackled six times as many large grass fires than the total number attended in 2017. Many of these fires were avoidable.
Share your views on casinos in Kingston
Kingston Council is asking local people and businesses for their views on the recently-launched consultation on a new gambling policy and if casinos should be allowed to operate within the borough.
Kingston Council gets to work on getting its finances right
Members approved a number of revisions to the Council’s 2018/19 budget to strengthen the borough’s financial position and reflect the new Administration’s priorities.
Kingston pupils excel at Key Stage 2
The release of this year’s provisional SAT results show that pupils across the Royal Borough continue to achieve excellent outcomes at Key Stage 2.
Kingston celebrates 22-medal haul at London Youth Games
Kingston is celebrating bringing home ten gold, four silver and eight bronze medals from this year’s London Youth Games and finishing 11th overall.
Annual Learners Festival launches new year of courses at Kingston Adult Education
Local people were invited to come along to a free Learners Festival last week (Thursday 5 July) to discover some of the exciting opportunities Kingston Adult Education has to offer.
Love Kingston? Love to Ride? Join the cycle revolution
Cycling fever is set to strike Kingston in July, with more Go Cycle routes opening, RideLondon 2018, a swathe of cycle events and the launch of our Love to Ride challenge.
Become an Independent Member of The Audit, Governance & Standards Committee
The Audit, Governance & Standards Committee currently has a vacancy for an Independent Member.
Kingston Council joins declaration to transform its digital services for residents
Kingston Council along with the UK Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government, as well as the Government Digital Service, will be co-publishing the Local Digital Declaration today (4 July)