Virol. The Food For Health!

Virol Lady

When I was child living in Tufnell Park in the late 1940s a regular feature of my Primary School week was the arrival of the Virol Lady. She would turn up every Monday morning and dole out to anyone with a penny in their pocket a spoonful of Virol, a brown, sweet and incredibly sticky Malt Extract. She came equipped for the job with a jumbo sized jar of the miracle cure along with a massive key ring strung with hundreds of battered spoons.

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12 November 2016 | around_town

Free music on the streets of Twickenham - 19 to 20 November 2016

Twickenham will come alive with free music on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November as ‘The Streets’ hits the town centre with a series of vibrant ‘pop-up’ musical performances in some unusual locations.

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12 November 2016 | around_town

Festive Horse Drawn Carriage Rides in Richmond Park

horse drawn carraige

This Festive Season, the Royal Parks Foundation has teamed up with Operation Centaur to bring you a six-person Park Brake drawn by our majestic Shire Horses, allowing you to experience Richmond Park like never before.

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12 November 2016 | around_town

The Buckingham Palace Ley Line

The Mall

There are some people who believe that our planet is interlaced with an invisible matrix of magnetic – and perhaps magical – lines of energy. In China they are called ‘Dragon Paths’, in Ireland ‘fairy paths’. In Peru they are ‘Spirit Lines’ and in Australia ‘Song Paths’. In Germany they are ‘Heilige Linien’ and in Britain they are ‘Ley Lines’, a name conjured up in 1921 by amateur archaeologist Alfred Watkins.

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5 November 2016 | around_town

Countdown to Richmond Park by-election

Richmond Council is encouraging any local residents who live in the Richmond Park constituency, to check they are registered to vote in the by-election on 1 December 2016.

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5 November 2016 | news

Singing Hands Christmas Singalong Sessions

Singing Hands are running three fun family Christmas Singalong sessions at the beginning of December The sessions will be at our usual Singing Hands venues and all are welcome.

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5 November 2016 | around_town

Want a New Purpose in Life? Become a Leader!

The entire crew at the Station

The 1st St Margarets Scout Group is rapidly approaching an important anniversary in its history. For nearly 100 years young people, Beavers, Cubs and Scouts, have been parading our streets, running stalls at local fairs, going away camping and hiking, singing songs around campfires and learning skills like First Aid, Fire Lighting, Fotography (sorry) and Fencing and generally having one good time.

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29 October 2016 | around_town

Autumn 2016 Family Art Classes

Family Explorers Poster Autumn 2016

Three great family art sessions from Richmond Council this Autumn; Family Explorers at the OSO Art Centre in Barnes and the ever popular See Saw for Under 5s plus Dad Days!

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27 October 2016 | around_town

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