Place Marketing


Be Richmond is here to support Richmond to become fit for the future; to strengthen its role as a leading cultural and business destination, drawing energy and focus from its strong heritage and landscape identity.

The Be Richmond Place Marketing strategy aims to improve business and trade, encourage investment and establish Richmond as a vibrant, business-friendly town and an exciting place to live, work and explore.

Objectives include raising the profile of Richmond amongst key business and visitor audiences; supporting the business community with data and consumer insights; and hosting an exciting annual package of high-profile events designed to boost footfall.

About Richmond

Richmond is an affluent residential district bordering the River Thames. Tranquil Kew Gardens attracts botanical enthusiasts and families with its huge Arboretum, 17th-century Kew Palace, and panoramic views from its Treetop Walkway. Herds of deer roam Richmond Park, a popular picnic spot. The Quadrant main street and nearby roads have eclectic shops, casual and upscale dining, and performances at Richmond Theatre.