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July 2018

  • Monday 2nd

    White Hart site re-development Public Exhibition

    Following the public consultation in December 2017, a comprehensive review of the design has been carried out.

    The Rutlish Foundation will be revealing the new plans on Monday 2 July 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at the Old Rutlishians Club.

    Members of the design team from locally-based Marcus Beale Architects will be present to discuss the proposals.

    Information and feedback forms will be accessible at www.marcus-beale.com/projects/white-hart after the event. (Please leave your online feedback from 3 July to 17 July 2018).

    The Project Team look forward to welcoming you to the exhibition and hearing your views.

    Event details

    Local News
    Posted by:
    Old Rutlishians Association, The Clubhouse, Poplar Road, Merton Park SW19 3JS
  • Tuesday 3rd

    Collateral Damage 1918 to 2018--Commerating war victims and building peace

    November 2018 marks 100 years since the end of World War One.

    Wars have continued around the world since but now 90% of war victims are civilians (often called “collateral damage” by the military).

    The Collateral Damage project invites us to make a textile poppy to honour victims of wars in the last century. Whether simple or highly decorated, knitted or fabric, each poppy will be as unique as each human life lost in war.

    The Collateral Damage project is staging free poppy-making workshops and displays at local libraries to commemorate the victims of war.

    Poppies can be sent to join a mass installation in Central London or to either Wimbledon Library or Merton Heritage Centre.

    The displays in Wimbledon Library and the Merton Heritage Centre are open from 3 July to 1 September.

    The drop-in workshop at Wimbledon Library will provide materials and children are welcome when accompanied by a responsible adult. Drop-in: 11 July, 11:00am – 3:00pm.

    Merton Heritage Centre: drop-in 16 August, 11:00am – 3:00pm.

    For further information:

    <a href="http://www.ppu.org.uk/collateral-damage" title="www.ppu.org.uk/collateral-damage">www.ppu.org.uk/collateral-damage</a>
    <a href="mailto:collateraldamage2018gmail.com”>collateraldamage2018@gmail.com

    Central London installation address to arrive by 15 October 2018:

    c/o QPSW, Friends House
    173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

    Event details

    Local News
    Posted by:
    Wimbledon Library and Merton Heritage Centre
  • Monday 23rd

    SwimWay Summer 02 - 07 Holiday Crash Courses

    Bookings are now open for the Summer 2-7 Holiday Crash Courses!

    The spaces are filling up quickly, so to avoid disappointment, contact us ASAP if you are interested. These courses have proven very popular in the past as the children improve by leaps and bounds due to the intense attention and focus on their needs throughout the week. Combining fun with the obvious health benefits, our crash courses are an excellent boost to the children’s development!

    Monday 23 – Friday 27 July 2018 (Summer 2: 5-day course)
    Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August 2018 (Summer 3: 5-day course)
    Monday 6th – Friday 10th August 2018 (Summer 4: 5-day course)
    Tuesday 28th Friday 31st August 2018 (Summer 7: 4-day course)

    East Sheen, Gordon Avenue (SW14 8DZ)
    Kensington (W8 7QG)
    Kew Gardens (TW9 4HH)
    Putney, Luttrell Avenue (SW15 6PD)
    Sheen Mount School (SW14 7RT)
    Wimbledon (SW19 6HW)

    Event details

    Posted by:
    Will SwimWay
    East Sheen, Kensington, Kew Gardens, Putney, Wimbledon
    From £29.00 per child