Category Archives: Articles of Interest

Richmond Park National Nature Reserve

Richmond Park – National Nature Reserve is a new film by the Friends of Richmond Park, presented and narrated by Sir David Attenborough.

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500 Years of Hampton Court

Watch how thousands of drawings and 500 years of history were squeezed into five fantastic minutes of film.

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Twickenham to Teddington by Trolleybus 1931.

This amazing piece of film from 1931 is not only of interest to trolleybus enthusiasts but also gives us an insight into what the local area was like at the beginning of the 1930s. It is of particular interest to … Continue reading

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The Red Breasted Goose

Photograph taken at the London Wetland Centre in Barnes.  London Wetland Centre The red-breasted goose breeds in Arctic Siberia. Most winter along the northwestern shores of theBlack Sea in Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine (occasionally moving further southwest to Greece), but … Continue reading

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Torpedo Testing Site in Bushy Park

A luxury home built on the site of a Cold War torpedo testing site has gone on the market for £6.75million. Reported in the Daily Mail, the article refers to the building being in Richmond although it is actually in … Continue reading

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