Help Save Wimbledon Village Flower Stall
Tom and Emma have been enriching Wimbledon Village with their beautiful flower displays for 20 years. It is one of the few remaining independent businesses in Wimbledon Village, which not only enhances the attractive street scene of our High Street, but also increases footfall to the Village and provides a meeting place for people to […]
Restored Toynbee Fountain Officially Opened
Residents and visitors to the Village can now enjoy fresh drinking water from the Toynbee Fountain after it was officially opened today following a significant restoration project funded by the Heritage of London Trust, in close consultation with Merton Council and the Wimbledon Society. This Gothic fountain, located at the top of Wimbledon Hill, commemorates […]
The Art on the Commons competition held as part of the Common’s 150th Anniversary celebrations was such a huge success that the Conservators have decided to run another one for 2022/23. This competition will run slightly differently this time in that rather than monthly, there will be four quarterly rounds, capturing the seasons: Winter: December, […]
Wimbledon Crowned London’s Most Desirable Location
Wimbledon has been named the capital’s most sought after area by Rightmove, the UK’s largest online property portal. The Metro newspaper featured the results yesterday, saying “It is leafy, lovely, and world famous thanks to its international tennis tournament. Wimbledon, in south west London, has been named the capital’s most in-demand location.” Wimbledon leads the […]
Is The Common Your Favourite UK Place For Wildlife? Vote Now!
To celebrate its 60th birthday, BBC Wildlife Magazine has asked 60 people from its network of writers, presenters, photographers and conservationists to share their favourite places in the UK for wildlife. From this list they’re asking members of the public to vote for their top spot. Wimbledon resident Jini Reddy, an author and journalist, chose […]
Enjoy A Great Day Out At Merton Live!
Book your tickets for Merton Live! and enjoy a great family day out and support a fantastic cause at the same time. This one day spectacular at New Wimbledon Theatre on Sunday 5th February showcases the best local talent and raises valuable funds for local charity, Wimbledon Guild. The Guild offers practical help and personal […]
Listed 19th Century Substation Is Fully Restored
A Grade II Listed 19th Century electricity substation located on Sunnyside looks good as new following a detailed restoration project initiated by the Wimbledon Society. The substation forms an important part of the UK’s engineering history as it was one of the first to be installed in the country, distributing power to the people of Wimbledon. […]
Make A Wish To Support Positive Mental Health
stem4’s Wishing Trees are back on Wimbledon Common for the third year running, spreading festive cheer & raising money for teenage mental health. This weekend (17th & 18th Dec) is the last opportunity for you to meet the stem4 Team, write your message and hang a bauble in aid of this fantastic cause, but don’t worry […]
Jeroboams Invites You To Celebrate Launch
Jeroboams Wine Merchant has opened its new store here in Wimbledon Village and to celebrate their launch invites everyone to join them for a glass of bubbles and some delicious nibbles this Wednesday, 14th December, from 5 – 7pm. The shop, centrally located in the Village at 77 High Street, will offer Jeroboams’ award-winning portfolio of […]
Petting Farm Joins Christmas In The Village!
This year’s Christmas in the Village just got even more special with the addition of our first ever petting farm! We’re delighted to welcome Deen City Farm to the event who will be bringing a selection of cute and cuddly animals, big and small, for the children (and adults!) to enjoy. They’ll be located on […]