Chestnut Sunday kicks off

This years Chestnut Sunday is upon us and just like last year the weather isn’t starting the day looking too fantastic but don’t fret – rain isn’t forecast and it’s likely to brighten up throughout the day. The fair has…

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Calling all future film-makers

Filmsteps Teddington is a film-making school run by Caroline Jeffries, a professional TV Director with 20 years of TV industry experience (Eastenders, Byker Grove, Grange Hill, The Bill, Casualty, Ab Fab and many other comedy and drama programmes). Combining experience-based…

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Take a peak into the past at Normansfield Theatre

Local cameraman Alan Benns is currently in the process of recording several local video projects – one is documenting aspects of the grade II listed treasure-trove that is Normansfield Theatre. Specifically the recent authentic “Old Time Music Hall” production at…

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Teddington on the One Show

Teddington was the backdrop to a piece on a recent episode of The One Show about colour standardisation. The presenter explains how colours that you see every day are very carefully chosen and are exactly the same the world over…

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NPL create world’s smallest snowman

Here is a very special Christmas Card from the NPL – a festive snowman just 1/5th the width of a human hair. It was created using two tin beads, an electron microscope and a focused ion beam. The video explains…

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A sweet win for Simply Thai

Another week, another Teddington restaurant on the F Word! This episode was the showdown for Thai eateries. The hidden gem that is Simply Thai is situated on Kingston Road and has an army of happy regulars who helped vote it…

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Christmas Lights Up: Success

This year saw another successful and thankfully rain-free Christmas Lights Up event. Sarah Lancashire joined Mayor Celia Hodges to switch on the lights and encourage residents to shop locally to support local businesses in these hard economic times. The Mayor…

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NPL demonstrates yet again how science can be fun!

In this video, NPL’s Andrew Hanson, assisted by Chris Thomas, shows us a spectacular experiment that demonstrates just how unhappy objects are to have extra material inserted into the space between matter – despite even the most dense of objects…

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Stephen Fry on a NPL high

The national treasure, Stephen Fry, visited NPL yesterday to spend a day having his mind further packed with interesting facts whilst viewing a variety of interesting experiments on the campus. Kind words from his much followed Twitter account: “Such a…

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NPL Water Rocket Challenge 2009

This years NPL Water Rocket Challenge will take place on Wednesday, 24 June. Fancy your chances? You can register your team for £25 with proceeds being donated to the Shooting Star Trust. Prizes on the day include: • Longest time…

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