Things To Do In Richmond

Totally Richmond is the local guide to the Borough of Richmond upon Thames (from Hampton to Barnes and everything in between), created and run by locals. We launched just over 9 years ago in June 2006 and have been growing ever since. We do our best to keep the site up to date so please let us know if you spot anything that needs a tweak.

Next match at Twickenham Stadium is Sat 05 Sep - QBE International - England v Ireland - 2:30pm (see all fixtures).

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Are Richmond’s Dancing Days Over?

Written by Sofia Farouk, Postgraduate at Richmond, The American University A UK-wide survey released last week by the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers found that more than half of all the nation’s nightclubs have closed in the past 10 years. More specifically, the number of clubs opera...

Hampton Court Palace to Welcome Three Rugby World Cup Teams

With the Rugby World Cup 2015 tournament rapidly approaching it has been announced that Hampton Court Palace will play host to three Team Welcome Ceremonies – including presentation of Tournament Caps and Rugby World Cup 2015 Participation Medals. Thursday September 10 – Welcome Ceremony for Fiji ...

Review of Jamie’s Italian – Richmond

Jamie’s Italian, it is a British institution. Not only are there multiple locations across the UK, they are now popping up overseas. One has even opened recently in Bali which will no doubt keep us sun-loving Brits happy abroad. The Richmond Jamie’s ‘Trattoria’ is tucked away down a side street ...

Movie Maker Mission at Hampton Court

This year Hampton Court Palace is turning 500 years old. To celebrate, Historic Royal Palaces is teaming up with the clever folk at Aardman Animations to make a 5 minute movie that tells the story of the palace. This is a massive project as Hampton Court is full of stories! That’s why they need ...

Fans launch the England Rugby World Cup shirt at Twickers

So it appears that there’s a new shirt in town, unveiled on social media this morning (7th July). The unveiling was followed by an official launch with players alongside fans at Twickenham Stadium. The new shirt features a range of innovations that have been developed by Canterbury and England R...


Richmond Top Ten

There are so many things to do in Richmond upon Thames - here's our Top Ten (in no particular order)!

1. Cycling in Richmond Park
2. walking along the banks of the Thames, from Teddington Lock to Richmond.
3. Shopping - on Richmond High Street
4. Hiring a boat on the River Thames
5. Eating at any of the great Richmond restaurants
6. Visiting Twickenham Stadium - for rugby or music
7. Watching a play at one of the many theatres
8. Buying local produce at one of the Farmers Markets
9. Taking the kids to the London Wetland Centre
10. Drinking a pint in the best pubs by the River Thames

Or just sitting at home in front of the tv and ordering some delivery food!

Twickenham Rugby World Cup 2015

We're super excited that Twickenham is hosting the Rugby World Cup in 2015. Yes, we'll certainly be over-run with hundreds of thousands of rugby fans, but there's no doubt it's going to be an exciting occasion. We have info about Twickenham Stadium, parking in Twickenham and much more! We'll try to keep you posted on what's on in Twickenham and beyond.

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames

Richmond upon Thames was named so in 1963 despite Twickenham having twice the population of the town of Richmond and also being the home of the Borough Council offices.  There's often confusion between the town of Richmond and the Borough of Richmond upon Thames, and some people differentiate by incorrectly referring to Richmond Surrey.

Either way, we think we live in the greatest community in Greater London - perhaps in the whole of England, and it's becoming more and more green with significant recycling

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Sat 05 Sep - QBE International - England v Ireland - 2:30pm