Entries by katie

New William Morris Stained Glass Window Unveiled

On Sunday June 16th a specially commissioned stained glass window commemorating William Morris and designed by local stained glass artist Gareth Harmer was unveiled at William Morris House Wimbledon. The William Morris window measures is 2.7m tall and 1.56 m wide and took around three months to design and build.  It is framed in a […]

Visit the Japanese tea house, Café Mori in Wimbledon

Japanese tea house, Café Mori, has a calm and cosy atmosphere offering a selection of teas, coffees, pastries, cakes and desserts (sencha tea, matcha lattes, matcha rolls, crepes and more). It’s the latest independent business to open in Wimbledon town centre. If you’ve not visited them as yet, take a peek inside.   Find them at 68 […]

FUTURE WIMBLEDON MASTERPLAN: Merton Council launches consultation

Last Thursday Merton Council launched the NEW proposals for the Wimbledon masterplan at the Wimbledon Community Forum meeting and the full masterplan is now available on their website. The area covered by the masterplan stretches across the whole Love Wimbledon BID area so we do encourage you to read it. Merton Council is keen to […]

Aflair For Home opens in Wimbledon

New to Wimbledon is Aflair For Home, handmade furniture and home furnishings offering a stylish contemporary collection of sofas, furniture, lighting and accessories. The range combines elegant, soft, sleek mellow modern interior tones with comfy looks. How you been in yet? They are running a 20% off opening offer! Have a look inside to see […]

Villeroy & Boch Opens in Centre Court

A warm Wimbledon welcome to Villeroy & Boch who have opened their new store in Centre Court Shopping Centre. Villeroy & Boch is a stylish and elegant tableware brand with a longstanding heritage. Born over 270 years ago in Germany, we are proud of our high quality porcelain, crystal and stainless steel accessories which makes […]

New Furniture Shop opens in Centre Court

A new store opens in Centre Court Shopping Centre. Reclamation Furniture (RF) is a new London based brand that specialise in industrial furniture made with salvaged, recycled and reclaimed materials. Specialist in creating high quality oak and teak products, take a look through their stunning showroom store to see their unique products and good to […]

A luxury tea room opens in Wimbledon

Creams British Luxury opens in Wimbledon Offering glamour and sophistication in the heart of our town centre you will find exquisitely smooth marble, crystal chandeliers and an ambience of nostalgia within their elegant and inviting interior. Indulge in French macarons, handmade chocolates, patisserie, traditional English cakes and afternoon teas, hot snacks, shakes, waffles, sundaes and ice-creams and […]

G like Gelato opens in Wimbledon

G like Gelato has opened it’s doors during this glorious heatwave to an eager public looking for something delicious to cool down. G like Gelato, founded in November 2014 by a group of Italian professionals and friends wanting to export to the rest of the world the excellence of the old Italian tradition of ‘gelato […]

Where to watch the World Cup in Wimbledon

You’re spoilt for choice on venues to watch the World Cup 2018 in Wimbledon, here’s a round-up for those of you who don’t already know! The Alexandra   The Old Frizzle   The Garratt & Gauge   Smash   O’Neills   Prince of Wales   Hand and Racquet See all our live sport venues.

601 Queen’s Road opens

After much anticipation, 601 Queen’s Road has opened in Wimbledon. Being the sixth site for bar group Darwin & Wallace, 601 Queen’s Road is an independent neighbourhood bar that’s ‘more home than high street’. They say, “A roof terrace full of light and breakfasts to wake up for, crafty beers and clever cocktails, plates to […]