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70 years ago, D-Day plans made at Camp Griffiss put into action

Today the world honoured those that fought 70 years ago during the allied D-Day landings in Normandy, but did you know how Bushy Park played an important part in the invasion plans? In 1942 construction began on Camp Griffiss, a…

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Teddington etymology – what’s in a name

You may walk down roads in Teddington wondering where the name came from – some are simply picked without any link to the area but others were chosen to honour the many influential characters that have lived in Teddington over…

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Photo update

With spring bringing us this hot weather, it’s clearly a time when photographers like being outdoors snapping local sights! Crowd control at the weekly Bushy parkrun. Photo: David Rowe. “Mandarin ducks in Bushy Park. Oddly colourful and not native to…

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Photo Update

It’s not been long since the last selection of photos but the weather has been so great that local photographers have been taking advantage of the great light and subject matter! The above-average temperatures and weekend sunshine seemed to convince…

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This week in pictures

Despite being held a month earlier than usual, Teddington Village fair managed to escape any bad weather on the day and no-one was safe from the abundant giant inflatable hammers! The Nearby Landmark Arts Centre is always a sublime venue…

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Teddington Artists exhibition at Bushy House

Teddington Artists will be celebrating it’s 20th annual exhibition this year at Bushy House on the weekend of 25th-26th July 2009. Opening times are 10am-6pm, admission is £3.00. Many talented local artists will be exhibiting their work which will include…

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