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Free Cyber Protect Services by Metropolitan Police

The Cyber Protect Team at the Metropolitan Police Service, is an award-winning team that was set up to help protect small to medium-size businesses and charities in London, from the ever-growing threat of cyber crime. They provide free advice, presentations and planning exercises that are impartial and tailored to the needs of each organisation. All […]

Merton Best Business Awards are Back

Merton Chamber of Commerce have announced that the Merton Best Business Awards (MBBAs) are back for 2021. After a year like no other, the 2021 MBBAs are back to recognise and celebrate Merton’s incredible business community. A new set of award categories has been designed to reflect the journey that businesses have been on: to […]

Creating Healthy, Flexible Workspaces post-Covid

Covid-19 has forced many businesses to adopt remote or hybrid working, undertake new practices around social distancing and safety, and think creatively about how to maintain a workplace culture at a disconnected time. As many offices look to return to Wimbledon Town Centre, it is clear that the workplace will need be an environment where […]

New Vinyls to Attract Potential Businesses

As part of improving the look and feel of the Wimbledon Town Centre in preparation for businesses re-opening this April, we worked with property management company Workman to ensure that the unsightly windows on the previous PC World and O2 units were improved by using graphic vinyls of potential shops. We are working closely with […]

Love Wimbledon’s response: Plan Wimbledon’s Neighbourhood Forum

Note: respond by 23rd May 2021 to have your say.   A community group called PlanWimbledon has applied to Merton Council to designate a proposed neighbourhood area, predominantly around Wimbledon and to become the designated Neighbourhood Forum for an area extending to around a third of Merton Borough, involving around 40,000 residents.   If the […]

Facilitating New Partnerships: RSPCA & Centre Court

Love Wimbledon often facilitates collaboration between Wimbledon businesses and local organisations, and recently helped RSPCA Wimbledon find much-needed storage space in the town centre, so that they can continue their animal welfare work. When Putney Animal Hospital closed last year, RSPCA Wimbledon, Wandsworth & Sutton District Branch lost their Cat/Kitten Rehoming Centre, situated on the […]

Plan Wimbledon Consultation

A consultation is due to start on April 12th for residents and businesses to decide on the designation of a Neighbourhood Forum for Wimbledon. This would lead the way to consultation and subsequent development of a Neighbourhood Plan that would then be put to a referendum. Neighbourhood planning is a right for communities introduced through […]

Safer Business Network Webinars

Safer Business Network run webinars every Wednesday, providing free training and information to businesses on a complex range of issues they may face on a daily basis. The webinars will range from training sessions to panel discussions with industry experts and will cover a variety of topics based on the needs of members and current […]

Brexit Support Fund for SME’s

The government has announced a £20 million Brexit Support Fund to support small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) adjust to new customs, rules of origin, and VAT rules when trading with the EU. The SME Brexit Support Fund offers businesses up to £2,000 to help with training or professional advice, if your business has up to […]

Business Coaching Sessions for Climate Change

As part of Climate Coaching Action Day on 4th March 2021, businesses can benefit from 1:1 online coaching sessions on taking a more purposeful approach to working and living sustainably. Sessions will be an hour long and are led by Katie Driver, a Certified Business Coach and experienced trainer, from Thinking Alliance. They are limited […]