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Silver Sunday 2016

The Silver Sunday programme runs from Monday 26 September to Sunday 2 October and offers a wide range of events and activities for residents who are aged 65 and over and their families and carers.

New partnership to help borough’s small businesses

A new partnership between a credit union and an enterprise agency – believed to be the first of its kind in the UK – will be providing affordable loans and business support to fledgling businesses in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Leader's blog

Remembering the dead

Forty years ago this month a memorial to the dead of Katyn was unveiled, not at a major public location, but in the Council-owned Gunnersbury cemetery. In 1945, the exhausted Allies had little choice but to accept the absorption of part of pre-war Poland into the Soviet Union and the installation of a puppet Government in Warsaw. For the surviving remnants of the Polish forces who had taken on Hitler and Stalin and then regrouped in London to continue the fight, it was a shattering blow.

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