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Easter opening hours 2019

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More information about the council's services over Easter.

Contact Centre

  • Friday 19 April - Closed
  • Saturday 20 April - Closed
  • Sunday 21 April - Closed
  • Monday 22 April - Closed

 

  • Adult Social Care - call 020 8547 5005. If you think someone is in immediate danger, please call 999.
  • Children's Social care - call 020 8770 5000 to speak to the duty social worker (this service is provided by Sutton Council) or if you think a child is in immediate danger, please call 999.
  • Emergency housing repairs (council tenants only) - call 020 8547 5003
  • To report a crime and other concerns - call 101, the police non-emergency number, to report theft, criminal damage, drug use or dealing in your neighbourhood. You should always call 999 when it is an emergency, such as when a crime is in progress, someone suspected of a crime is nearby, when there is danger to life or when violence is being used or threatened.

If you need to urgently speak to someone at the council, call 020 8547 5000 to be redirected to the council’s emergency out of hours response team.

 

Waste collections

There will be no changes to your waste and recycling collections over Easter. To find out more about your recycling and rubbish bin collection days, visit www.kingston.gov.uk/recycling.

 

Household Reuse and Recycling Centre (the tip)

  • Villiers Road, Kingston
  • Friday 19 April - 9am to 4pm
  • Saturday 20 April - 7.30am to 4pm
  • Sunday 21 April - 9am to 4pm
  • Monday 22 April - 9am to 4pm

The last admission to the centre is 15 minutes before closing on all days.

 

Libraries

  • Friday 19 April - Closed
  • Saturday 20 April - 9.30am to 5pm
  • Sunday 21 April - Closed
  • Monday 22 April - Closed

 

Kingston Adult Education

  • The King Charles Centre: Spring term ends on Friday 5 April 2019  and Summer term starts on Monday 29 April 2019. Learners can continue to enrol at the centre or by phone over the Easter holidays.
  • Hook Centre: Spring term ends on Friday 5 April and Summer term starts on Monday 29 April 2019.

 

Kingston Music Service

  • Thursday 18th April - Closed from 12.30pm
  • Friday 19 April - Closed
  • Saturday 20 April - Closed
  • Sunday 21 April - Closed
  • Monday 22 April - Closed

 

Kingston Museum and Kingston History Centre

  • Friday 19 April - Closed
  • Saturday 20 April - 10am to 5pm
  • Sunday 21 April - Closed
  • Monday 22 April - Closed

 

Leisure centres

Date

Kingfisher Leisure Centre

Malden Centre

Tolworth Recreation Centre

Kingsmeadow

(Weir Archer)

Chessington Sports Centre

Friday 19 April (Good Friday)

8am to 6pm

8am to 5pm

8am to 4pm

9am to 5pm

Closed

Saturday 20 April

8am to 6pm

8am to 6pm

8am to 8pm

9am to 5pm

Closed

Sunday 21 April

8am to 6pm

8am to 6pm

8am to 4pm

9am to 5pm

Closed

Monday 22 April (Easter Monday)

8am to 6pm

8am to 4pm

8am to 4pm

9am to 5pm

Closed

 

Sexual health and emergency contraception

For NHS sexual health services, including emergency contraception and sexually transmitted infection testing, the Wolverton Centre at Kingston Hospital will be closed Friday 19 and Monday 22 April.  It will reopen as usual on Tuesday 23 April for both Walk-in & Wait and bookable appointment clinics.

Your Healthcare contraception and sexual health (CASH) walk-in clinic at Hollyfield House will run as usual on Sat 20 April 11am-1pm. CASH and KU19  clinics are closed on Friday 19 and Monday 22 April.

People under 25 years of age can also get emergency contraception and condoms, free of charge, from both ACE Pharmacy at Hook Parade, Chessington (open 10am - 2pm Fri 19, Sunday 21 and Monday 22 April, and 9am to 6.30pm Sat 20 April) and Boots Pharmacy in the Bentalls Centre, open 8am to 5pm Fri 19 April and 9.30 to 6pm Monday 22 April, 8.30am to 7pm Saturday 20 April   

Visit www.sexualhealthkingston.co.uk or www.gettingiton.org.uk for health and wellbeing advice and services if you are 13 - 19 years olds.

 

Register Office

Friday 19 April 

Closed (Emergency issue of burial certificates only**)

Closed

Saturday 20 April 

By appointment only (Emergency issue of burial certificates only**)

By appointment only

Sunday 21 April 

Closed (Emergency issue of burial certificates only**)

Closed

Monday 22 April 

Closed (emergency issue of burial certificates only**)

Closed

**The emergency service for the issue of burial certificates is only available to those members of the community who need, for religious reasons, to bury their dead within twenty four hours. Contact with our emergency service should be made between the hours of 8.00am and 10.00am by telephone, through Heads of Faith on: 020 8547 4600.