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 15 Aug - QBE International - England v France - 8:00pm (see all fixtures).

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Old Richmond upon Thames

We’ve recently stumbled across a few great ‘old’ videos of the Borough. This one is a little different as it’s actually a series of photos set to music and covers many decades. You can see cows grazing on Richmond Green, ladies in Victorian garb, the construction of Richmond Bridge, shopkeepers ...

World Cup Ticket Design Revealed

England Rugby 2015 have just unveiled the official design that will feature on the tickets for the 48 World Cup matches, and we quite like them. The five variations were revealed by Rugby World Cup 2003 winning captain, Martin Johnson, at Twickenham Stadium. The unique design celebrates Rugby an...

Review of the Peyton and Byrne Food Club at Kew Gardens

To celebrate the spice season at RBG Kew Gardens taking place between 23 May until 6 September, Peyton and Byrne have arranged a series of special one off supperclubs at the Orangery. We were fortunate to be invited to the very first of these, hosted by Oliver Peyton and Alfred Prasad, Michelin ...

Prince Harry Launches The Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour

The final countdown to Rugby World Cup 2015 kicked off today at Twickenham Stadium as Prince Harry, Honorary President of England Rugby 2015, and Rugby World Cup 2003 winners Jonny Wilkinson and Will Greenwood launched the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour on the 100 days to go milestone. Jonny Wilkin...

Summer Fairs 2015

Since we’re blessed with so many beautiful sunny weekends every year, it’s good to know there are an equal number of great local fetes, fairs and festivals (The 3 F’s).  Most of these events are now annual, and if the weather is good then each one of these can be a gr...

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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