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Councils ‘ready’ for legal challenge on runway plan

Councils opposed to Heathrow expansion say that they will seek a judicial review following the news that MPs have backed a controversial third runway. Greenpeace UK said it was ready to join a cross-party group of London councils and the…

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Richmond council invites EU citizens for Brexit information evening

EU citizens living in the borough are encouraged to attend a free Public Information Evening on the 11th July to get updates on the latest Brexit developments and find out what steps they need to take to protect their future in…

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Government omits 22 out of 25 Transport Committee recommendations on Heathrow

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has failed to incorporate 22 of the 25 changes put forward by the Transport Select Committee (TSC) in his updated national planning statement (NPS) – despite telling Parliament this week (5 June) that he had ‘acted…

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New Cabinet Member commits to keep “tight control of public purse”

The new Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance for Richmond Council is giving a public commitment that he will use his past financial experience to keep tight control of public money over the next four years. Cllr Robin Brown, maybe…

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Cabinet set for Heathrow Airport approval

The controversial plans for a third runway at Airport which has come under years of scrutiny from locals are set to be approved by ministers. Prime Minister Theresa May is chairing an economic sub-committee which is believed to be backing…

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Council set to agree to part-fund White Hart Lane footbridge

A footbridge over White Hart Lane level crossing will be a step closer if Richmond Council’s Cabinet approves a decision to part-fund the project in partnership with Network Rail. The Council is expected to agree to invest up to £821,136…

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Bids from borough encouraged for London Mayor’s ‘Young Londoners Fund’

The borough’s community groups, charities, youth centres and schools are being encouraged to apply for a new fund to help at risk young people from being caught up in crime. The Young Londoners Fund is worth £45 million over three…

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Consultation on borough-wide 20MPH limit gets fast-tracked

Residents will soon be able to have their say on plans to introduce a borough-wide 20MPH speed limit in Richmond upon Thames. The new, borough-wide 20MPH speed limit would replace the existing policy under which 20MPH zones are implemented on…

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Council asks Royal party organisers to banish single-use bunting and plastic plates

Royal wedding street partiers are being asked to keep the environment in mind and banish single-use bunting and throwaway plates from the realm of any street party in the borough. With 97 streets having applied to host a street party…

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Richmond Council future cabinet announced

The Leader of the Liberal Democrat majority party at Richmond Council has announced his intended Cabinet today. This includes dedicated responsibilities for priorities such as: Air Quality, the Economy, Employment and Equalities. Following last week’s local election, Cllr Gareth Roberts will…

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