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Richmond Park conservation film is a winner at the Charity Film Awards 2018

The wildlife conservation and protection film, Richmond Park – National Nature Reserve, presented by Sir David Attenborough, has won the best ‘Longform’ film in the 2018 national Charity Film Awards.

The Friends of Richmond Park would like to say a big THANK YOU to everyone who voted for the film to enable it to reach the final short list.

See further details here

Kew Society Chair 2018

The Kew Society will have a new Chair from its next AGM in October 2018. We hope members will come along to the AGM to say farewell to the current Chair, Caroline Brock, and vote for the proposed new Chair, Roger Mason. Our latest Newsletter contains a short article from both the outgoing and theContinue Reading

Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy Update 07/03/2018 The Kew Society’s website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the Kew Society site, you are agreeing to ourContinue Reading

Data Privacy Policy

Privacy Update 07/03/2018 Introduction The Kew Society is committed to protecting any personal information that we collect concerning you.  We recognise that it is your information. This Privacy policy gives you detailed information on why we collect your personal information, how we use it and how we keep it secure. It has been updated toContinue Reading

Richmond Community Awards

Richmond Community awards Update 23/09/2017 We nominated our very own Mary Done for a community award. Mary has done amazing work for the Kew Society as our Honorary Secretary for 6 years, organiser of a very full programme of events and maintaining our links with the Thames Landscape Strategy. We are very pleased that RichmondContinue Reading

Events

Events 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 theContinue Reading

By-election Hustings

By-election Hustings Update 05/11/2016 The Richmond Society and The Kew Society will be hosting a BY-ELECTION HUSTINGS. Come and hear the candidates’ views. 7.30pm at Duke St Church, Duke St, Richmond TW9 1DH Tuesday 29 November 2016 Admission free For further details see the attached Hustings poster 2016 29th 

Tour of Sandhurst

Tour of Sandhurst Update 21/08/2016   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 OldContinue Reading

David Blomfield

David Blomfield, Kew Society Patron A celebration of David Blomfield’s life Following a private family burial in the morning, there will be a celebration of David’s life on Tuesday 26th July at 3pm at the Barn Church, Atwood Avenue, Kew, TW9 4HF, and afterwards at Priory Park Tennis Club, TW9 3BZ. (Priory Park is atContinue Reading

Photographic Competition Winners at Kew Fete

Kew Schools Photographic Competition Update 19/06/2016 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.Continue Reading

NEWS

Great Pagoda restoration, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Restoration of the Great Pagoda Update 13/07/2018 In recognition of our sponsorship o [more]
Richmond in Bloom
Richmond in Bloom: Best Village in Bloom Update 08/07/2018 The judges - Hugo Ross Tatum and Ed [more]

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