Tag Archives: Runnymede

It Community Safety Review Time

Community Safety Survey – Give your views now The Runnymede Community Safety Partnership is reviewing its Community Safety Strategy. We would like to ask your views on crime and anti-social behaviour as part of the review. This is an opportunity … Continue reading

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Arizona authors take us to Runnymede in #MagnaCarta article

Today, I share a story from our November issue that I fear you might have missed. Drafted by two lawyers who are generous with their time and talents, it covers a terrific celebration in the U.K. of Magna Carta’s anniversary. … Continue reading

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River Thames walk: Day 4 – Datchet to Hampton Court

I really really wanted to finish the walk before we go away on holiday later this month, because otherwise I wouldn’t be able to find enough days until November, by which time the days will be short and the weather … Continue reading

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Canberra – Magna Carta

The fact that this year is the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta was brought to our attention by a fellow blogger who has reviewed the Magna Carta exhibition currently on display at the British Library in … Continue reading

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The Magna Carta at 800

Greatfully re-blogged from the Economist: The uses of history : How did a failed treaty between medieval combatants come to be seen as the foundation of liberty in the Anglo-Saxon world? THE great bronze doors of America’s Supreme Court are … Continue reading

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Community Flood Fair Event

Runnymede Borough Council will be holding a ‘market stall style’ event where residents and businesses can speak face to face with over 15 partner agencies about the recent floods and receive information on preventative steps to better protect themselves, their … Continue reading

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Magna Carta is 799 – this is what happened for the anniversary

Over the 799th anniversary the annual Magna Carta day was celebrated in Egham along the High Street drawing a great crowd and plenty of stands.             Local police officers were on hand to support the … Continue reading

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