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It’s Beginning To Feel More Like Christmas!

The tree is twinkling, the Christmas lights are glittering and we’re looking forward to spreading some Festive Cheer when lockdown ends next week. Our Village shops, salons, pubs, cafes and restaurants can’t wait to open their doors once again on December 2nd and welcome customers old and new. In the meantime many are continuing to […]

Table @ Vallebona Opens in Wimbledon Village

Italian goods purveyor Table@Vallebona has opened the doors of its first ever high street shop in the heart of Wimbledon Village. Located in the recently restored grade II listed former fire station, the store features a walk-in cheese and charcuterie maturation room – with over 50 types of cheese from 15 regions – a large […]

Wimbledon Music Festival goes virtual

This year’s Wimbledon International Music Festival, runs from Friday 13th November to Sunday 22nd November and will stream 10 events online via Vimeo. The cultural sector has been particularly badly hit during the pandemic, and the Festival is determined to play its part in keeping music alive. Tickets for individual performances are £10 each, while an […]

If I didn’t laugh, I’d cry: The Frank Carson Story

Looking for a feel good night out? On Friday 23rd October, Wimbledon Village resident, actor and comedian Mike McCabe presents the story of northern Irish comedian Frank Carson, with a lively Q&A about comedy hosted by special guest and former co-host of That’s Life, Adrian Mills to conclude the evening. Receiving a five star review from […]

Enjoy a Spooktacular Halloween at The Ivy

With Halloween just around the corner, the team at The Ivy Café Wimbledon have been busy creating a number of spooktacular treats for all to enjoy, including deliciously wicked cocktails and a showstopping dessert. Created by the brasserie’s talented bar team, guests can treat themselves to not one but two limited–edition Halloween cocktails from Monday, […]

BookFest Goes Digital

Following the success of Last Days of Summer LIVE Weekend on Wimbledon Common last month, Wimbledon BookFest Digital will run throughout October. The digital programme will feature recordings of the events that took place during the live festival weekend with speakers including Matthew Syed, Ruby Wax, Pandora Sykes, Jeremy Vine, Andy Hamilton, Lemn Sissay, David Nicholls, […]

Friends of Cannizaro Park launch £6k Crowdfunder Appeal

In a time when green space has become ever more vital for physical and mental wellbeing,  The Friends of Cannizaro Park are seeking public support to help fund a long term programme of restoration at this 300 year-old park. In the first project, a new design for the park entrance developed with Chelsea gold-medal winning designer Catherine […]

Reinvigorate with fit8!

Fit8 is really looking forward to welcoming back everyone to its Village studio and on Zoom this Autumn. From September 14th the 6.30am in studio sessions on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday will be open for booking. From Sunday 11th October Sundays will be in studio sessions only and not available via Zoom. Established in […]

Go Waggy, your Way!

Wimbledon Guild’s ever-popular Waggy Walk fundraising event will take place virtually this year to ensure it is Covid-safe. Participants can walk anytime between Monday 28 September – Monday 5 October, choose to do any route or distance that suits them, or do the suggested 4 or 7km Waggy Walk route from previous years. As always, the event […]

New High Street location for Farmers Market

Our hugely popular Sunday Farmers Market has relocated to the western section of the High Street (between the High Street and Lingfield Road) from its former Village Surgery car park location. This new, larger site, which is fully pedestrianised, allows the Market to offer an even better selection of delicious fresh produce and ready to […]