Rugby World Cup 2015 – when music and sport score a hit
Singer and singing teacher Helen Astrid is bringing music and sport together this autumn for the Rugby World Cup, when she stages a series of community workshops where people will learn and sing songs from all 20 countries taking part in the competition.
“What Pavarotti did for football, we'll do for rugby!” she says.
Adult learning improving wellbeing in Richmond
RACC launched its new Wellbeing Project on Friday 31 July with a range of tasters, speakers and guests from Richmond Mind, Spear, NIACE and Richmond Community Partnership.
Parkshot Singers community work
On Friday 17th, the Parkshot Singers performed at Hickey's Almshouses (Sheen Lane Richmond) for an audience of almshouses residents, plus family and friends. Everyone really enjoyed the concert and celebrated afterwards in style.
Richmond Choral Society - Haydn's The Seasons
On Saturday the 18th July, Richmond Choral Society performed Haydn's The Seasons which was well attended by an enthusiastic audience in the colleges Theatre. The Choral Society was accompanied by the Eloysia String Quartet and three professional soloists. The theatre was a great venue for the concert on this fabulous summer evening facilit...
Successful Evening for The Rebel Yell Jazz Orchestra
On Friday 10th July The Rebel Yell Jazz Orchestra entertained the audience with some great Jazz Sounds. The band is made up of ...
End of Year Art Show 2015
This year we held the end of year show for our art students in the new location at Parkshot which made for a great display space. The events were well attended and the works received lots of interest and praise from the viewers.
The qualification courses displaying the work were form our -
Portcullis Trust Companion Cycle Ride, Bushy Park
A happy party of RACC cyclists and supporters gathered at the Stockyard, Bushy Park, at around 12 noon on the 24th June 2015, to take part in the Portcullis Trust ‘Companion Cycling’ event....
Fundraiser for Easels
Fun in the sun at our fundraiser for new Easels for the Barnes Old Sorting Office art classes, we are hoping to run further Fundraising events in September.
If you would like to donate our Piggy Bank is living in the Barnes Old Sorting Office over the Summer months.
Richmond Annual Carers Conference 2015
The Annual Carers Conference took place in the new venue of the Theatre and was a well attended event. The conference was well received by all who attended and had a very informative programme which covered the Richmond Borough services and also the Nationwide standards of care which have been put in place.
Official Opening by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
The Duke of Edinburgh gave himself the title of the "world's most experienced plaque unveiler" as he opened our new facilities.