A friendly and lively community feel in Greater London's suburbs
"Fabulous green spaces and yet all the transport links you need..."Himani Bailey
"Perivale has fantastic surrounding areas, all with a village feel and the properties represent excellent value too..."Jas Dhaliwal
"Hanwell Clock Tower is at the heart of the conservation area and Hanwell's charming town centre."Alexi Earl
Where do Greenford locals go?
As well as fantastic play areas for kids of all ages, there is a maze and an animal park that houses birds, goats, sheep and peacocks. The peacocks roam free so be careful not to get chased by one as you walk around!
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The Clocktower Café
A lovely community coffee shop that serves great coffee and fantastic breakfasts, from a traditional English with all the trimmings, to a mountain of American style pancakes with lashings of maple syrup and a side of bacon.
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The Duke of Kent
Family-friendly pub, huge landscaped garden and a delicious menu.
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Pitshanger Village Bakery
The best bakery in Ealing that will make loaves just for you! And also the best pizza, north of Uxbridge Road...
Submitted by Michael
The food and coffee in this café are brilliant and the staff are excellent - it's very family friendly. We all love it!
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The Drayton Court Hotel
The biggest beer garden in London, weekly changing ales, a pool table and televisions showing multiple sports.
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Climb to the top of the man made hills and you can see as far as central London and Canary Wharf!
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West 7 Reclamation
Doors, floors, fireplaces and anything in between. Perfect if you're looking for something unique!
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Sudbury Golf Club
Play for the day or become a member at this lovely golf club with a picturesque course of Colt design.
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Parkers of Northfields is a local institution that sells amazing sandwiches and fantastic pies at prices to suit everyone, as well as freshly made bread and pastries.
Submitted by Paul
Right behind Pitzhanger Manor House, Walpole Park is great in the summer, holding events such as the Ealing Beer, Comedy and Jazz Festival and Ealing Opera in the Park.
Submitted by Camilla
A friendly service and they arrange the flowers whatever way you want them!
Submitted by Mitchell
Great for breakfast, the eggs royale is amazing! Also the takeaway salad boxes are really tasty and varied.
Submitted by Alexi
Why do you find Greenford a great place to live?
"Greenford is a lovely area with many different amenities, shops, parks... It has a strong community feel and fuses different cultures and religions. Everyone will be able to find something for themselves."
What do you like about Greenford?
Did you know?
"Greenford is the birthplace of Ready Brek!"
Child-friendly activities near Greenford
Kung Fu Kids-YMAACommunity Hall
Our Kung Fu Kids program use Shaolin exercises and games to develop physical fitness, coordination, and concentration according to YMAA Kung Fu Kids program. This training builds mutual respect and self-confidence through teamwork, setting objectives, and achieving goals. Kids Shaolin Kung Fu also heavily emphasizes fundamentals, basics, and foundation, which are all essential skills to the development and furthering of a student's martial arts training. First session is FREE, when you like it the monthly payment is £27 (for once a week) or £8 per session. Annual membership: £50 Website
The Little Art RoomThe Little Art Room
THE little ART ROOM is an award winning unique art studio and community hub offering a variety of art and family fun in a relaxed atmosphere. They offer ceramic painting, canvas drawing/painting, build a bear and decopatch on a drop in basis - no booking required. Artwork prices range from £12.50 to £15.00 inclusive of all materials required to complete your artwork. Website
Pitshanger Community PlaycentrePitshanger Park
Pitshanger Community Playcentre is open from Monday to Friday and offers a drop in facility for toddlers and young children and their carers. Singing with Puppets followed by play session: Monday and Friday 10.10am until 11.45am £4 per child Mini Craft in the Park: Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday 10am until 11.45am £3 per child £1 per sibling. Fun crafts for toddlers with a play session: Wednesday 2pm until 4.30pm £3 per child. All sessions Drop-in no need to book. Refreshments available. Free parking on Meadvale Road. Website
The Pamela Howard School of Dance & Associated ArtsThe Pamela Howard School of Dance & Associated Arts
The Pamela Howard School of Dance offers classes in Ballet Tap Modern and National dance for students of all ages and ability and has recently expanded to include music drama and body conditioning. All classes are taught by qualified teachers and we welcome students of all backgrounds and experience. Having recently moved from it's previous Ealing Broadway location the school is now based in West Ealing and includes two newly refurbished studios. Website
Innovation Dance Studios EalingPitshanger Library
Innovation Dance offers classes for children and adults in a wide range of dance styles including ballet modern tap street dance hip hop zumba pilates yoga and workout. We offer Children & Baby Classes and Pre-School Classes. We also have daytime classes for our younger dancers catering for as young as 9 months! Innovation Dance was founded by Zoe Newell and Emma Hardy to provide professional dance tuition to children and adults in schools and colleges. Having established centres in North Central and East London they are delighted to be launching the Ealing studio.
The Ceramics Cafe offers you the opportunity to create something that is uniquely yours. Starting with a plain white bisque shape you paint on your design using ceramic under-glazes we fire it for you in the kiln and your piece is ready for collection within 2-4 days. Children's Parties Ceramics Cafe is an ideal venue for kids parties. Party groups of any size can be accommodated. For groups of 10 or more we offer fixed price kids party pack deals. These are available for children up to 16 years old. Website
Melody Bear Tip Tap Toe by Innovation DanceInnovation Dance Studio Ealing,
A creative, inspiring programme of pre-school dance classes for girls and boys using Melody Bear, a dancing teddy, to help create a magical and very unique approach to dance. Melody Movement introduces children to dance and movement using the natural actions of the body such as running, walking, jumping, hopping, skipping and galloping. Website
Greenford is a large suburb in the London Borough of Ealing in west London. It was historically an ancient parish in the former county of Middlesex. The most prominent landmarks in the suburb are Horsenden Hill 85 metres (279 ft) above sea level, the small Parish Church of Holy Cross (14th century), and Betham House, built by Edward Betham (c. 1780). The grounds of the former Ravenor Farm has become Greenford's largest park.
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Why not explore some other local areas:
- North Ealing
- South Ealing
- Harrow on the Hill
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