Category: Announcements

Happy New Year

All the staff and volunteers at Ham & Petersham SOS would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year. 2017 has been a good year for Ham & Petersham SOS and we have been on some wonderful outings and events and been part of the new Ham Parade Market. If you would like to […]

A Little Cheer at Christmas Time

Last week saw The New Inn on Ham Common open its doors to Ham & Petersham SOS members enabling us to have a Traditional Christmas Lunch.  The New Inn allowed us to take over their restaurant, and over two days 50 of us indulged in a wonderful meal.  We enjoyed a turkey dinner with all the […]

Free swimming pass People living in the borough of Richmond can apply for a free swim pass if they have a health condition that can be improved by swimming (e.g. diabetes, stress, depression or arthritis). Call 020 8831 6133 or email daniel.hughes@richmond.gov.uk to get an application form. You can then take this form to your GP and explain you’re […]

And the best village in London is……………..

Ham & Petersham! Ham and Petersham has been voted the best village in London. At the RHS London in Bloom awards, the area was praised for its horticultural achievements, environmental responsibility and community participation. The judge said: “The rural character has been preserved to the present day. “It is charming and a very much sought […]

Ham Parade Market

Congratulations to all the volunteers who made the first Ham Parade Market such a success. The rain held off and the parade was swamped with local residents from Ham, Petersham & North Kingston who ensured that the majority of stalls ran out of produce around lunch time.  Ham & Petersham SOS were privileged to be the […]

Volunteer Drivers Needed

SOS shopping bus

We are currently looking to recruit new drivers. Are you interested in driving our minibus?  Do you have a current, full driving licence?  We are looking for drivers who are willing to complete a written and practical minibus driving test, and then be available to drive our minibus one morning a month.  It is a […]

Donate by Text to Ham & Petersham SOS

Did you know you can donate to Ham & Petersham SOS by text message? Simply by sending a text message to 70700 we receive all of your donation Using the code HAPS05 and then entering the amount you want to donate will ensure that the amount you decide goes straight to us to help support […]

Weekly Sing-a-long Group with Vocal Tonix

What is Vocal Tonix? Vocal Tonix is a community singing group. We run weekly afternoon ‘singalong and social’ sessions in East Twickenham at the ETNA Centre. Everyone is welcome. No singing ability needed No need to read music No words to learn No membership required Just turn up, make friends and sing along to well […]

Vocal Tonix comes to Tea & Chat

Our funded weekly sing a long sessions have become such a hit we have introduced a sing a long session at our Monday Tea & Chat session at Ham Library. Sing A Long sessions at Tea & Chat Sing a long sessions at Tea & Chat will happen every 6 weeks for the rest of […]