Entries by dani

Our Wimbledon Summer Magazine has landed!

Read all about it!  Summer has arrived and so has our popular Wimbledon Magazine. Including tennis news, a what’s on guide, what’s new in town, shopping features and eating out pages. Sit back, relax and enjoy reading it below…  

Wimbledon Rainbow – Culture at its most vibrant!

A new rainbow crossing has landed in Wimbledon to celebrate the town’s inclusivity, welcome its first LGBT+ bar, and support this year’s Pride in London events. Love Wimbledon BID, worked with Merton Council to install a Rainbow Crossing in Wimbledon Broadway next to New Wimbledon Theatre and the recently opened CMYK bar. The multi-coloured crossing […]

Volunteer at Royal Trinity Hospice

The popular Royal Trinity Hospice charity shop at 106 The Broadway has new opportunities available for volunteers to join their friendly team. The shop raises value funds for Royal Trinity Hospice. Trinity is the oldest hospice in the country and provides skilled, compassionate care and support to people with progressive, life-limiting illnesses and those close […]

New Opening: Bar & Block Steakhouse offers 2-4-1 Steaks

Serving up fresh new cuts, Bar + Block Steakhouse is now open in Wimbledon, offering diners 2-4-1 steaks* from 18th February – 17th March. To be sent a voucher for this great offer and stay up to date on other news, simply sign up here. Located on The Broadway, the new modern, all-day dining steakhouse […]

Polka Theatre’s exciting redevelopment

Following generous grants from the Mayor of London’s Good Growth Fund , Arts Council England, London Borough of Merton and many other vital funders, Polka Theatre are delighted to confirm they will be temporarily closing their doors on 18 February 2019 for a major redevelopment, reopening in 2020. This will be the first redevelopment in their 40 year history. Peter Glanville, Artistic Director & Joint CEO at […]

Valentine’s Day in Wimbledon

The most romantic time of the year has arrived Whether you’re taken or single and ready to mingle, fall head over heels with Wimbledon. The town centre is bursting with great restaurants, bars and shops with special gift ideas to make it your most romantic Valentine’s yet. Or if you’re anti-Valentine’s, keep reading as there’s […]

2019 Sponsorship Opportunities in Wimbledon Town Centre

Love Wimbledon has fantastic sponsorship opportunities for your business. Take a look at the great events and campaigns we’re running from sponsorship of Big Screen Tennis, our 25ft Christmas tree or advertising opportunities in our 75k print magazine – get your brand seen in 2019… To discuss sponsorship opportunities further, please contact Danielle Sweeney danielles@lovewimbledon.org

Stem4 launch new app ‘Clear Fear’

stem4, the award winning teenage mental health charity has launched their new app Clear Fear aimed to help children and young people manage anxiety. It is available to download free from the App Store and Google Play.  Clear Fear joins the stem4 Calm Harm app, which has been downloaded nearly 900,000 times worldwide to date […]

Wimbledon Pub in Parliamentary Spotlight

The Alexandra, Wimbledon is starting the New Year in pride of place as the regional winner and national finalist in the inaugural Parliamentary Pub of the Year competition, which sees the overall champion announced on 15th January at the House of Commons, Westminster. Launched in the summer of 2018 by Chairman of the All Party […]

POLKA receives £1.2 Million award from GLA

Polka has taken a significant leap towards achieving its plans for redevelopment in 2019, with the award of investment from the Mayor of London’s Good Growth Fund. The £1.2m award towards the theatre’s FUTURE POLKA programme is a clear endorsement of Polka’s importance as a cultural hub for the local Merton community and a resource […]