There are more and more local ‘warm hubs’, if you're finding it hard to fight the chill:
We suggest you use the phone numbers or the links above to check the detail of what's on offer. Please let us know if you hear of more ‘warm hubs’, and we'll update this post accordingly.
And don't forget your traditional local community centres - the pubs! They need to stay warm, and the landlords need to cover their soaring energy costs, so even if you just pop in for a coffee, to read a book for an hour or two or chat with friends, you'll be welcome. Here's one lovely example:
The hubs above are all in Richmond and surrounding villages. If you're further afield, check this site:
Finally, if you're struggling to keep your house warm...
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