News published June 2019
Business Improvement District for Kingston First - Declaration of result
The following statement has been issued by the Electoral Reform Service following the Kingston Business Improvement District ballot.
Book your place at a Local Plan workshop and help shape the future of the borough
As part of the three-month consultation on the Local Plan, residents and communities are being encouraged to book their place at a workshop and help shape the future of the borough.
Kingston Music Service to launch a new music centre for adults in Chessington
Kingston Music Service is launching a new music centre for adults opening in September 2019. Group lessons in guitar and keyboard will be available, providing an affordable way to learn an instrument.
Nearly 90% of Kingston residents satisfied with their local area as a place to live
Results from the latest resident survey show that the vast majority of Kingston residents (88%) are satisfied with their local area as a place to live.
Kingston receives £40,000 for new indoor sports facility and equipment at children’s respite centre
Kingston Council has secured a £20,000 grant towards an all-weather sports facility for disabled athletes at Weir Archer Athletics and Fitness Centre from London Marathon Charitable Trust (LMCT).
CirKT launches new programme set to change London’s music scene
CirKT launches a new live music project offering opportunities for any super talented musicians from the South West London area to take part in across a number of new and existing venues.
Kingston Council appoints new Assistant Director of Law and Governance
Lauren McCann will be joining Kingston Council as the new Assistant Director of Law and Governance from the end of September this year.
Funding for the Rose Theatre
Kingston Council has considered the current funding proposals for The Rose Theatre and has reconfirmed its commitment to the theatre's future.
First ever changing places toilet opened in Kingston Town Centre
A new changing places toilet has been unveiled at the Bentall Shopping Centre in Kingston to help improve the shopping experience for those with disabilities, their parents and carers.
Kingston among best areas in England for the reduction of delayed transfer of care
Latest figures show Kingston Council is in the top 20 performing local authorities in England for assisting patients being discharged from hospital.