Local History

History of local highwaymen in Living In Magazines

In the 18th century, residents living in Richmond were in permanent dread of highwaymen When…

Kew Farm - local history feature by Living In Magazines

Kew Farm – located where the Kew Gardens car park now stands at the end…

We rightly connect steam with the railways, but the vertical steam engine was invented much…

Buried in a churchyard on Ham Common, Hesba Stretton was a prominent Victorian author who…

TRUMPETER’S HOUSE Trumpeter’s House lies between the Thames and Richmond Green on the historic grounds…