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Register Now For Wimbledon & Putney Commons’ Winter Talk 2021: A London Alive with Nature

Join Edwin Malins, Nature Reserves Manager at London Wildlife Trust, for the annual Wimbledon and Putney Commons’ Winter Talk. In his talk, entitled ‘A London Alive with Nature’ Edwin will cover a range of themes including: Urban nature reserves and how they fit in the wider landscape Pre-human landscapes and habitats Post-human landscapes and habitats How […]

Village Welcomes New Craft Beer Retailer Beer and Beyond

Wimbledon Village is delighted to welcome new independent retailer Beer and Beyond, a craft beer and gin specialist which has recently opened its doors at 73 Ridgway. Beer and Beyond stocks a large variety of the very best Pale Ales, IPAs, DIPAs, Stouts, etc, from a range of independent craft breweries, along with a number of […]

A Huge Thank You From stem4 As Wishing Tree Raises Over £6000

In the first two weekends of December visitors flocked to the Wimbledon Wishing Trees to hang a bauble and make a wish in aid of stem4, a Wimbledon charity that promotes positive mental health in teenagers and those that support them. With this overwhelming support, organisers Ali Love and Julie Lenon, helped by a wonderful team […]

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 […]