Maida Vale and surrounding areas
Wide tree-lined avenues, communal gardens and red-brick mansion blocks..
"There's lots of change along Kilburn High Road that's exciting to see!"John Wybar
"Little Venice's canals add to the charm of the area - it really is like being in Italy!"Giorgio Romani
"I love walking around Bayswater and looking at the elegant Georgian architecture."Rebecca Boon
Where do Maida Vale and surrounding areas locals go?
The Warrington Hotel
As well as the original décor and the friendly atmosphere, the beer is good too.
Submitted by Stuart
Megan's do the best salads and cakes - a great addition to St John's Wood High Street!
Submitted by Sophie
Serving European food, this delightful little restaurant has an early bird menu too.
Submitted by Daisy
The Cocoa Exchange
Handmade chocolates in sumptuous surroundings, this shop is the perfect place to pick up a special sweet treat for chocolate lovers.
Submitted by Thomas
It's great to watch The Beatles fans recreate their album cover on Abbey Road!
Submitted by Joan
Puppet Theatre Barge
The loveliest puppet shows for children on a moored barge in Little Venice.
Submitted by Dean
Queen's Park Farmers' Market
In the grounds of Salusbury Primary School, great on Sundays for breakfast or lunch. Lots of fresh produce and a great mix of delicious food options.
Submitted by Min
A charming cafe inside a boat on the Paddington Branch of the Regent's Canal.
Submitted by Dean
Lord's Cricket Ground
A summer's afternoon watching the cricket at Lord's is hard to beat!
Submitted by Tom
Little Venice's Canals
Picturesque walks and barge spotting along the waterways....
Submitted by Hayley
The Salusbury Winestore
Sit down with a glass of red, white or rosé and read the brand new book you bought from the local book store.
Submitted by Rossen
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"The Cato Street conspirators were a group of revolutionaries intent on killing Prime Minister Lord Liverpool and his cabinet members in 1820. However, their plans were foiled and they were either executed or deported to Australia."
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Child-friendly activities near Maida Vale and surrounding areas
Toddler YogaSt Johns Wood and Maida Vale
YOGA BEAR KIDS YOGA for ages 2.5 -5 years.Weekly sessions in Maida Vale St. Johns Wood or at the comfort at your home and nursery. Website
Blossom Kidz CrecheBlossom Kidz
Professional, flexible, short-notice creche. The Saturday daytime provision is perfect if you need to run some errands, do some shopping or even treat yourself to some me-time while the evening creche is great for shift workers or for that ever elusive date night. With different themes every week and a wide variety of activities, kids won't even notice you're gone! Website
MCC Cricket Academy Coaching Little Legends 3-4 yearsLord's Cricket Ground,
The fun 45-minute sessions are carried out weekly over the 10 to 12 weeks of each academic term or five mornings during Easter Holidays. The courses give youngsters a basic introduction to the movement and skills needed for cricket and other sports. Website
Blossom Kidz: Stay and PlayAbacus Ark Nursery
Blossom Kidz introduces a fresh and unique childcare concept for children between the ages of 2 and 6 years old. Operates over the weekends on a flexible and pay-as-you-go, by-hour basis in Maida Vale and provides a high-quality learning and playing environment for children. Blossom Kidz stay and play enables parents or carers to take their kids to the amazing play and learning environment to get out of the house. Blossom Kidz aims to assist parents while they work over the weekend, catch up on their to-do list, meet with friends over coffee/dinner or just have some free time at the end of a hectic week. They strive to provide a stimulating environment for your children to blossom in their social skills, creativity and self-confidence through participation in educational and fun activities planned by qualified staff. Website
Mummyfit - Outdoor ClassPaddington Recreation Ground
Mummyyfit is a fantastic way to get back into shape in the fresh air after the birth of your baby. With an emphasis on fun, safe and effective workouts the classes also provide an opportunity to meet other mums in your area. Consisting of fat burning cardio, pilates, yoga and circuit training, Website
Maida Vale Children's CentreMaida Vale Children’s Centre
The center provides a wide range of activities including 'drop-in' play opportunities for children under five years old and their parents or carers. Health Visitors provide useful advice and run activities for babies, young children and their parents. Website
Toddler WorldLittle Venice Sports Centre
Toddlers World has now launched at Little Venice Sports Centre - a new activity group for little ones to learn, explore and have fun. Little ones will be able to enjoy soft play, inflatables, ladders, slides and a variety of other elements that will develop balance, coordination and social skills. Website
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