Author Archives: Sue May



Fun at the Kew Horticultural Society Show

Update 30/08/2017

We were incredibly lucky to have glorious weather for the Kew Horticultural Flower & Produce Show on Kew Green last Saturday, now in its 73rd year.

Congratulations to all those hard working volunteers from the Kew Horticultural Society.

Here are a few photos of the day.

Museum of Richmond seeks new Chair

Following the sudden death of its chair, Sir David Bostock, the Museum of Richmond is looking for a new Chair to lead the Museum in the next phase of its development. The advertisement, the job description, a background note and the application form are now all up on their website to view here. Candidates couldContinue Reading

Tour of Sandhurst

    Wednesday 10th August found a happy band of members up with the lark to board their coach and travel from Kew to The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. We were met by our guide for the day, Tony Merrifield, and were privileged to watch the splendid Commandant’s Parade in Old College Square.  This formedContinue Reading

Waste & Recycling

Update 08/09/2016 Following up on key points raised at the talk we arranged on waste and recycling, we wrote to Councillor Fleming to ask whether something could be done to make access to recycling of small electrical goods and textiles easier, through kerbside collections,particularly for those who cannot easily get to the Townmead Road recycling centre,Continue Reading

Photographic Competition Winners at Kew Fete

  If you missed the Kew Fete, the winning photographs of our competition are now being displayed in Kew Village. Pop into The Kew Bookshop or The Shoe Station or The Greenhouse Cafe to see the wonderful pictures. This collage illustrates the fun we had on Saturday awarding the prizes. Once we get the photographsContinue Reading


KewTw9 launched its website at The Kew Village Market last Sunday. This is an initiative aiming to be ‘The heart of all information about Kew’ bringing together information about local societies and organisations, schools and local businesses. There are details about upcoming events all around Kew and links to all the websites all the contributors.Continue Reading

Policy Consultations by Transport for London: Ultra Low Emission Zone and Low Emission Zone changes

Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) and Low Emission Zone (LEZ) Changes Update 07/02/2018 We have now submitted our comments on this consultation pressing for a more ambitious approach by the Mayor of London to improve our air quality. In summary, we believe all Londoners should have the same entitlement to clean air and the regulationsContinue Reading

Local interests

Local Interests & Activities A comprehensive list of events and information about local organisations and businesses can be found on the KewTW9 web site or the Community News section of the Council’s web site. We will no longer publicise local events in our web site. Environment Trust – Spring 2018 Plant Sale is coming The EnvironmentContinue Reading

Rugby World Cup

Rugby World Cup 2015 The Rugby World Cup is here! The excitement is building as some teams have been spotted around the borough checking into their accommodation and the fan zone is nearing completion. Please remember that the A316 will be closed for 3 hours before after each game to protect the thousands of fansContinue Reading


Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) and Low Emission Zone (LEZ) Changes Update 07/02/2018 We have n [more]