Richmond Christmas Day Dinner makes memories for young care leavers

Richmond Christmas Day Dinner makes memories for young care leavers

  The Richmond Christmas Day Dinner is fundraising to create an unforgettable Christmas for young care leavers. The volunteer-run event creates memorable experiences for young people between 18 – 25 who have been through the care system. The project was initiated by nurse and Twickenham resident Sian Thomas in 2017...

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Life-size herd of bronze elephants to be unveiled at Marble Arch

Life-size herd of bronze elephants to be unveiled at Marble Arch

On 4th December a herd of 21 elephants will begin to march down Marble Arch. That they are bronze and immobile is hardly the point. The sculpture is the largest such depiction of an elephant herd in the world and is intended to draw attention to the plight of this species...

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Palace of Westminster Tours

Palace of Westminster Tours

As election day nears, Westminster Palace is quiet. While MPs spend time in their constituencies, working to secure every possible vote on December 12, Parliament is open to the public for tours. After a quick pass through security, attendees meet their tour guide in Westminster Hall and stand on the...

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Cinderella at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

Cinderella at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre

After switching on the Christmas lights in front of the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre in mid-November, Tamika Ramsey brought the energy back inside, starring as the brilliant and dazzling titular character in the company’s annual pantomime: Cinderella. The brilliance of a good pantomime is the production’s ability to crack up both...

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