Teachers considering fresh strikes

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Teachers are considering fresh strikes

3:42pm Friday 18th April 2014

Teachers are gearing up for a fresh round of strikes this summer in a long-running bitter row over pay, pensions and conditions.

Bishop warning on assisted suicide

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Mark Davies, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Shrewsbury, will address the subject of assisted suicide in his Easter homily.

2:15pm Friday 18th April 2014

A Roman Catholic bishop is to use his Easter message to attack moves to legalise "assisted dying" in the United Kingdom.

Hardy to play Kray twins in film

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Tom Hardy will take on the tricky task of playing both Ronnie and Reggie Kray simultaneously

2:15pm Friday 18th April 2014

Hollywood star Tom Hardy has confirmed he will play both Kray twins in a new film about the East End gangsters.

Anger as CBI backs Scots 'no' vote

Richmond and Twickenham Times: The CBI has informed the Electoral Commission of its pro-union stance in the Scottish independence referendum.

2:15pm Friday 18th April 2014

A major business lobbying organisation has registered with the Electoral Commission to formally back a "no" vote in the independence referendum, prompting some of its members to leave.

Call on foreign doctor standards

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Research by the University College London found a "performance gap" between international medical graduates and UK graduates

6:46am Friday 18th April 2014

Foreign doctors who want to work for the NHS should face tougher tests in line with the standards of UK-trained doctors, a study has said.

Kate wigs out at Aussie Easter show

Richmond and Twickenham Times: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at the Royal Easter Show at Sydney Olympic Park

4:55am Friday 18th April 2014

The Duchess of Cambridge has suggested the perfect solution for her husband's growing bald patch - an alpaca toupee.

Doctor 'vindicated' by tribunal

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Raj Mattu was "vilified and bullied" by the University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, according to his lawyers

2:49am Friday 18th April 2014

A heart doctor who turned whistleblower to expose NHS safety fears said he felt "vindicated" after winning an unfair dismissal case following a prolonged dispute with hospital bosses.

Syria death son is 'a martyr' - dad

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Abdullah Deghayes has been killed in Syria

8:07am Friday 18th April 2014

The father of a British teenager killed in Syria has described him as a "martyr" as he revealed he tried to convince him not to fight in the war-torn country.

One killed in microlight accident

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Police said the light aircraft came down at Colyton near Lyme Regis

2:15pm Friday 18th April 2014

A person has died in a microlight crash in Devon, police said.

Vouchers for frugal civil servants

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Eric Pickles has encouraged staff to come up with money-saving ideas.

11:23am Friday 18th April 2014

Three gift vouchers were handed to civil servants in the first eight months of a scheme rewarding money-saving ideas, new figures show.

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