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Pics of the Week: Big builds in 'Nam

You can’t have failed to notice the huge construction site that is Twickenham station, or rather was Twickenham station.  Perhaps you’ve battled your way down the narrow path to the temporary station, perhaps you’ve seen it from the road or perhaps you’ve just heard the noise. 204 more words

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Twickenham Riverside Plans: Tinkering Only From El Brute

It’s like deja vu all over again isn’t it? And it feels like we’ve even said that before.  El Brute has published the results of its October consultation on the Twickenham Riverside development. 781 more words

Twickenham

English Heritage's Marble Hill Plans Spark Petition

Plans to spend money on Marble Hill House and Park continue to cause consternation among some locals. Nothing says ‘consternation’ quite like an online petition and so, guess what,  now there is one opposing English Heritage’s ‘Marble Hill House Revived’ project. 612 more words

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New Community Building Opens

Twickenham’s newest venue has opened its doors. The Exchange, at the Brewery Wharf development opposite Twickenham Station, was created as part of the planning conditions under which the old Royal Mail sorting office site was developed. 291 more words

Twickenham

Residents Give 'Wrong' Answer on Riverside Parking

Richmond Council has ducked the thorny issue of parking on Twickenham Riverside after residents gave the ‘wrong’ answer in the recent consultation.  Locals’ feedback on the latest iteration of El Brute’s “New Heart for Twickenham” proposals generated mixed views on most of the questions although the architecture and scale are still proving unpopular.   1,112 more words

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It's a Dog's Life (Complete with Rally & Dog Show)

Local dog walkers are up in arms… or should that be ‘up in paws’? Probably not as it doesn’t actually make any sense regardless of how long you paw over it.   363 more words

Twickenham

Twickenham Riverside Park... not Car Park?

El Brute’s “New Heart for Twickenham” project continues to generate plenty of debate. Not all of it supportive. The designs, the “up to 40” flats, the changes in the scheme, the sheer scale of it, the choice of architect, the disappearing town square (where did it go?). 734 more words

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