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Wimbledon listed in Sunday Times Best Places to Live

“A premium slice of town and country, nine miles from the centre of London” is how the Sunday Times Best Places to Live 2020 describes Wimbledon. The recently published annual report, produced by the newspaper in association with Habito mortgage brokers, refers to the Village as ‘rural and genteel’, with ‘upmarket’ stores. It also lists Parkside […]

Enjoy the Common safely

Thankfully, for now, our beautiful Wimbledon Common remains fully open to visitors during the Coronavirus lockdown, although all car parks have been closed to limit numbers. It’s a wonderful, precious green space that we are so lucky to have on our doorstep, and it is large enough that we can continue to enjoy it while […]

Local Goods & Services during Lockdown

During the Coronavirus lockdown we would like to thank everyone in our local community who has rallied together and supported our much-loved Village businesses wherever possible. Your ongoing loyalty is incredibly important and very much appreciated by all. A good number of the Village restaurants and cafes are operating a takeaway and/or delivery service so […]

Ride London for Charity!

Are you a keen(ish) cyclist? Would you like to raise some money for Wimbledon Guild? The Guild has 2 places on offer for this hugely popular cycling event which takes place on Sunday 16 August 2020. Starting in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the 100-mile ride is through stunning countryside in the Surrey hills, and […]

Help the Aussie bushfire animals!

Nicky Green, landlady of the Rose & Crown in Wimbledon Village is holding a charity dog walk in aid of WIRES, the organisation doing so much for animals affected by the recent horrific bushfires in Australia. Meet Nicky and others at the Rose & Crown, Wimbledon Village High Street at 9.45 on Saturday 29th February […]

Shelter’s Village boutique opens its doors

UK charity Shelter has opened a new boutique on Wimbledon Village High Street offering a range of designer, vintage and quality high-street clothing at a fraction of the original price. The charity now has over 100 stores nationwide which champion sustainable fashion as well as raising valuable funds to help fight homelessness and bad housing […]

Christmas in the Village raises £2750 for charity

This year’s Christmas in the Village not only provided fantastic family entertainment for hundreds of visitors but in the process raised a fantastic £2750 for local charity Wimbledon Guild. Organised by the Wimbledon Village Business Association, the day included a Christmas Market for the first time, along with a whole host of fun activities for […]

WVBA Charity Raffle raises £750

Hot on the heels of Christmas in the Village, on Tuesday December 10th the Village business community came together to share ideas, network, catch up with old friends and make some new ones at the Wimbledon Village Business Association Christmas Party in Cannizaro House. As part of the event, a Charity Raffle was held and […]

WVBA Christmas Party

This informal event is designed to bring members of the Village business community together to share ideas, network, catch up with old friends and make some new ones. 6.30 pm to 9 pm, Tuesday 10th December at Hotel du Vin, Cannizaro House. Two free tickets for members. Additional tickets and non-members: £30 Ticket price includes […]

Wimbledon Village School of Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Every three years The Wimbledon Village School of Ballet performs one of the much loved classical Ballets. This year the students are performing ‘The Nutcracker’ in aid of Shooting Star Children’s Hospices.