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Make Beautiful Memories

Babyprints are specialists in providing a quality hand and foot casting service for all ages. Unlike hand and foot casting kits, Babyprints do all the work for you with guaranteed results every time.  Since 2000, Babyprints has grown into the UK’s leading casting brand with Babyprints businesses across the UK, in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and …

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The Sensory Garden – ETNA Community Centre

Support the development of a unique Sensory Garden at ETNA Community Centre in your neighbourhood by purchasing a fabulous, limited edition photographic montage entitled ‘Aspects of Twickenham’ by professional photographer Emma Durnford.  The Sensory Garden will be an all-inclusive community space for local people and visitors to ETNA Community Centre.  Visitors will be able to …

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St Mary’s University

TW1’s Richard Mills Spoke to Dr Carole Murphy about her work on coercive control. Carole Murphy is a Senior lecturer in Criminology and Sociology and Deputy Director of the Centre for the Study of Modern Slavery (CSMS). Carole is committed to raising public awareness about contemporary forms of slavery and exploitation. Recognised nationally as an …

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The Arts in Twickenham

My column last month was on the importance of poetry to the National Curriculum. I revisited the subject of poetry this month when I spoke to Twickenham resident Jo Harker Shaw about her work with Creative Voices Uganda and her own work.  Creative Voices Uganda is a course Jo has been running in partnership with Busano Community Initiative …

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Twickenham Stadium

In March of this year the World Rugby Museum and Twickenham Stadium Tours closed on the advice of Public Health England. It was the first time in the museum’s 24-year history that a public health emergency has necessitated such a drastic course of action. Traditionally the spring months are our busiest and we had a …

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Roger McGough Annual Poetry Prize 2020: Identity

The Roger McGough poetry prize is a national poetry competition welcoming submissions inspired by this year’s theme of identity. The Roger McGough poetry prize is a national poetry competition welcoming submissions inspired by this year’s theme of identity. First prize is £150, second prize is £75, and third prize is £50. Winning and shortlisted poems will …

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