Entries by jennifer

Masterplan Consultation Forum

On Wednesday 26 February we hosted the Masterplan Forum with Merton Council for businesses, landlords and agents outlining the final proposals for Merton Council’s vision for Wimbledon Town Centre. Over 70 people attended, giving the opportunity for businesses, property owners and other key stakeholders to ask questions about the proposals. CEO Helen Clark Bell urged business owners, […]

Business Rate Payers Consultation

Merton Council is to meet with businesses to ask them about their views on the council’s budget and business plan proposals.   Leader of the council, Councillor Stephen Alambritis will be at the civic centre on Thursday, 20 February 2020, 6pm – 7pm along with council officers and cabinet members to answer any questions and […]

Making Way for Change

January is a time for reflection (albeit only briefly!) and as we gather up pace for our host of activities in 2020 we look back on what made Wimbledon wonderful in 2019. It was the year of culture, of art, of diversity at a time where some saw division, we saw hope. Wimbledon couldn’t have been prouder to […]

Winter Wonderland brings Christmas to Wimbledon

  Love Wimbledon’s Winter Wonderland brought a joyous warm glow to our town centre on Sunday 1 December.   With The Broadway closed to traffic, thousands of visitors filled the streets, enjoying festive entertainment, tucking in to traditional treats and getting hands-on with a host of activities for all ages. Shoppers were also treated to […]

Welcome New Board Members

  We would like to extend a warm welcome to Angela Attah and Christopher Kitley, new members of the Love Wimbledon Board. Angela is Director of Legal and Governance at CIPD, the professional body for HR and people development. Through their expertise and research, CIPD drive positive change for business members in Wimbledon. Christopher is […]

How You Can Help to Support Local Charities and Change Lives

Merton Giving, a charitable partnership between Merton Chamber of Commerce and Merton Voluntary Services Council and supported by Merton Council, is celebrating its first birthday. Since its launch, the business community has responded incredibly to help local causes with cash donations to the Merton Giving Fund and/or non-monetary in-kind support totaling in excess of £60,000. […]