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FIRST GLIMPSE OF NEW TEDDINGTON FOOTBRIDGE WALKWAY

  Here is the first sight of the temporary walkway to Teddington footbridge while the old ramp in Ferry Road is repaired and upgraded. The bridge – a key shortcut for cycling commuters – and popular route for dog walkers – was fully closed over the weekend. A team of workmen worked around the clock…

PORTAKABINS REPLACE BURNED DOWN CRICKET PAVILION

    The temporary changing rooms and facilities have now been set up at Hampton Wick Royal Cricket Club in Bushy Park. Four portakabins have been built as changing rooms and a large semi-permanent marquee sits on the perimeter of the grounds to provide hospitalty. Planning applications have been made to start building a new…

TOP REFEREE WAYNE BARNES IS MADE AN OBE

Man in the middle is awarded an OBE in King’s Birthday Honours   Twickenham-based rugby union referee Wayne Barnes has been recognised for his services to the sport with an OBE in the King’s Birthday Honours List, it was disclosed today (sat) Wayne, 45, a barrister, is a big supporter of the community fundraising group…

UPGRADED LOCK GATES AT TEDDINGTON

Work to repair and upgrade the lock gates   New hydraulics for the gates Temporary walkway in Ferry Road   A major project is underway to refurbish the lock gates at Teddington as well as the new upgraded ramp which leads to the footbridges in Ferry Road, it was confirmed today. Passers-by, dog walkers and…

CLOSED DOWN BETTING SHOP SET TO BE A BUTCHERS

  Former Ladbrokes shop scruffy frontage today   The bookmakers during past days   The only bookmakers in Teddington, Ladbrokes, has closed down permanently just as punters have a flutter on the outcome of the Euros, where England are on of the favourites, it was revealed today. One local resident told Teddington Town that he…

TEDDINGTON LOTTO BACKS LOCAL CAUSES

    The local Teddington Lottery is making donations to two good causes, Park Lane Stables and the first ever Park Art competition, it was announced today. Each organisation will receive £500. The well-known stables, which hopes to move back to its original Teddington home in September will use the money for vital supplies. The…

ART IN THE PARK COMPETITION

  Friends of Bushy and Home Parks is delighted to announce the launch of its first Park Art Competition. Supported by Landmark Art Centre, the competition is open to any amateur artist from seven years old and upwards. The aim is to showcase the most “Inspiring Elements” of either Bushy or Home Park that will encourage…

DO YOU HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THE TEDDINGTON BRIDGE CLOSURES?

Teddington bridges closed this coming weekend Closure required to replace ramp entry to bridge Any queries and questions will be answered The project team involved in the work to replace the ramp at Teddington footbridge will be on hand tomorrow (wed) to answer questions about the first full bridge closures, which are due to happen…

BUILDERS ARMS IS SAVED

Pub is now shown the estate agent’s website as SOLD STC   The popular community pub in Teddington, The Builders Arms,  has finally been sold, Teddington Town can exclusively reveal. The pub in Field Lane has been purchased by a local businessman for the asking price of £800.000. Pub specialist estate agent Fleurets had been…