Exceptional road links connecting London with the North
"Golders Green has an ideal community for young families, with great schools and green spaces. People that settle here, usually stay for the long term..."James Grunshaw
"Tuffnell Park's tree-lined roads offer some beautiful period properties."Oliver Venn
"Golders Green is excellently serviced by train and bus routes, which makes it the perfect place for commuters."Nick Mayhead
Where do Brent Cross locals go?
An upmarket hotel that is fully kosher, which serves the local community. It is very luxurious if you feel like a bit of a break away from the kids!
Submitted by Joseph
Créme de la Créme
Very nice desserts and special requests for events, from birthday cakes to wedding cakes.
Submitted by Nick
A kosher bakery selling a range of products, including traditional bagels and cakes.
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A luxurious florist appointed by HRH The Prince of Wales, selling beautiful bouquets and wedding flowers.
Submitted by Freddie
Along Finchley Road, Temple Fortune is a fantastic residential centre of family homes and independent shops.
Submitted by Nick
Amazing salt spa and other beauty treatments...the most relaxing lunch break ever!
Submitted by Nick
A very friendly hairdressing salon that take their time to give you excellent service. Highly recommended!
Submitted by Nadir
Why do you find Brent Cross a great place to live?
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Did you know?
"London's first crematorium was opened on Hoop Lane in the early-1900s, with those cremated including Sigmund Freud, Bram Stoker and Amy Winehouse."
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Child-friendly activities near Brent Cross
Sign and SignTopsy Turvy World
Classes are relaxed and fun with plenty of participation from parents, grandparents, nannies, carers and most importantly the babies. Emphasis are on the use of words, signs and songs which interest babies and adults alike. Sing and Sign offers three fantastic learning programmes with language, music, expression, anticipation, creativity, instruments and props to encourage early speech and communication leading onto early and improved literacy, numeracy, confidence and life long learning. If you are looking for classes which are not available on your preferred day or time slot, do contact me. We will place you on a waiting list and as soon as spaces become available or new classes are set up, we will be in touch with you. Website
The Da Capo Music FoundationSt Agnes Centre
The early years programme is a carefully structured introduction to the key elements of musicianship through lively sessions based on singing and movement Website
Theatrebugs Under 5 Mother and Toddler GroupsLeo Beck Hall, Alyth Synagogue
For 12 months turning 5 years, our classes are crammed with story, music, song, bubble time, puppets, imaginary journeys and fingerplay!Mums and Dads can join in too! Website
Theatrebugs After School ClubAlyth Synagogue
Theatrebugs after nursery club - we welcome all 3 to 5 year olds to join us for drama and singing. We have oodles of fun with loads of drama games, interactive stories, songs and movement. Each week you choose a character from our story and we act out the play. Website
Baby Massage and Baby Yoga classes- Mill HillQuaker Meeting house
North London's Most Popular baby massage and yoga classes. 4 or 5 Week courses in a friendly and fun atmosphere for local mums.BABY MASSAGE is an ideal way to relax and bond with your baby and help to relieve colic, reflux, trapped wind and constipation. Helps to settle and relax baby into better sleeping patterns and great for bonding experience. Lovely friendly classes. 10.15am Baby yoga 11.30am Baby Massage Website
Baby Massage and Baby Yoga classes - FINCHLEY & MILL HILLQuaker Meeting house
North London's Most Popular baby massage and yoga classes. 4 or 5 Week courses in a friendly and fun atmosphere for local mums.BABY MASSAGE is an ideal way to relax and bond with your baby and help to relieve colic, reflux, trapped wind and constipation. Helps to settle and relax baby into better sleeping patterns and great for bonding experience. Lovely friendly classes. The courses cost £60 for 5 week and this includes everything you need such as oils, mats, cushions, towels and handouts. Free bottle of Organic massage oil to take home with you. Mill Hill- Tuesday 10.15 a.m. Baby Yoga and 11.30 a.m. Baby Massage Finchely- Tuesday 10.15 a.m. Baby Yoga and 11.30 a.m. Baby Massage Website
Spices for My Sweets
Cooking class teaching mums about incorporating spices into baby meals for weaning. Babies welcome. Website
About Brent Cross
Brent Cross is an area of north London, in the London Borough of Barnet. It is located near the A41 Brent Cross Flyover over the A406 North Circular Road. Brent Cross is best known for its shopping centre and the proposed Brent Cross Cricklewood development. The River Brent passes through it, flowing from east to west in a man-made channel.
Local Estate Agencies
Why not explore some other local areas:
- Temple Fortune
- Golders Green
- Child's Hill
- Hampstead Garden Suburb
- West Hampstead
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