Tag Archives: R&T Times

Byelection Letter to Richmond and Twickenham Times

Richmond and Twickenham Times published my letter sent weeks before the Richmond Park byelection on 1st December, the day after: The issue cannot be Heathrow on which both Tories and Lib Dems agree and it would make no difference to … Continue reading

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Letter in reply to Richmond Housing’s request I move my balcony boxes back inside when they never were in.

6 June 2015 Ben Collins Customer Advisor RHP, 8 Waldegrave Road Teddington, Mx TW11 8GT Dear Sir I’ve already said if you want to move plant pots etc, you may and I don’t want them back.  It would however be … Continue reading

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Heathrow Runway

This letter was published in the local newspaper, the Richmond and Twickenham Times on Friday, December 12. I’ve changed the original draft to the editor’s paragraphing and spelling of ‘nimbys’ but kept my abbreviations of verbal constructions. ‘Airport should have … Continue reading

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Bollocks to Bollards on Richmond Green

Dear Editor Bollocks to bollards, the beauty of whose design is that they would restrict ease of access to Richmond Green: to old women, unable to lift a leg over the railings and forced to hobble to an allowed access … Continue reading

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Letter from JC on Second Coming

Why shouldn’t I come from Richmond? Origen explains first time around JC had to come where he would be expected, where people believed in a creator god whose son would come as a man to lead them. (It was their … Continue reading

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Out of Sorts

I was both pleased and made anxious by the R&T Times publishing of my letter about the ban on feeding cat and birds. Rodger-come-lately cleared away the compost heap on the basis that that had been banned too. Balvinder, for … Continue reading

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