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North Sheen

Perfectly positioned for central Richmond, Richmond Park and Kew Gardens

"There's so much to see and do at Kew's Royal Botanic Gardens, from tours, to food festivals, to the beautiful greenhouses..."

Tim Perks

"There is some amazing scenery in Richmond, it's hard to believe that you can be in central London in only 20 minutes."

Ivanka Modesteva-Gyurova

"There's no better place on a summer's evening than the riverside at Richmond."

Ivanka Modesteva-Gyurova

What is your favourite place?

Where do North Sheen locals go?

Kew Gardens Hotel

Delicious food and a quirky interior makes this gastro pub a great choice every time. Grab a private booth, lounge on a sofa or hide up on the mezzanine.

Knot

Just inside Richmond Station, the smell of Knot's delicious pretzels wafts around the entrance enticing you in!

Kew Village

Fancy a coffee? A slice of cake? A sausage sandwich? Do you need a last minute present for a girlfriend? Or do you just need a post office or access to the District Line....? Head to Kew Village. There is something for everyone!

The Glasshouse

Exceptional Michelin star restaurant serving this delicious lamb amongst other dishes!

Oliver's Wholefood Store

There is no better place than Oliver's in Kew for a guilt free treat! (They have guilty ones too if that's what you are after...)

Cook & Garcia

Quick lunchtime food to eat in or takeaway. The slow roasted chicken wrap seasoned with fresh salads and homemade chutney is a great choice!

The Victoria

Within walking distance of Richmond Park, The Victoria is a real gem of a local pub offering fantastic food, wines and an outdoor kitchen in summer.

Portofino

Amazing breakfasts and really friendly staff! They also serve delicious pizzas with thin bases, which come with a free soup at lunchtime.

Richmond Theatre

As well as its beautiful architectural style, Richmond Theatre puts on some great performances, from fantastic theatre groups to world famous music artists, all year round.

Beirut Street Kitchen

The most amazing Lebanese wraps made to order. Lovely coffee too!

Whole Foods Market

A welcome addition to Richmond's food scene, offering a mouth-watering array of fresh food.

No 1 Duke Street

A great independent addition to Richmond's eating and drinking scene. Be that for a relaxed brunch (and bellini!), a lazy coffee on a sofa, a pre-theatre meal or a lively night out.

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Enjoy a day out all through the year in these beautiful gardens. Make sure you check out the Victorian glasshouse, which is the largest surviving structure of its type in the world.

So Bar

A really cool little bar on Richmond Green with a really relaxed and friendly vibe. Waiter service by friendly staff and it's open pretty late on weekends.

Richmond Green

The perfect spot for a picnic in the heart of Richmond. Pick up your tasty treats on the way from the shops around the corner...

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Richmond, Mortlake, East Sheen, Kew, Brentford, Old Isleworth, St Margarets, Chiswick, Gunnersbury and Barnes

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"The pagoda in Kew's Royal Botanic Gardens was used during World War II to test the flight of bombs. A hole was cut through its 10 floors and bombs were dropped down the middle."

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Child-friendly activities near North Sheen

NCT Richmond Bumps and Babies

Grena Road Day Nursery
Every Monday Friendly drop-in group offering prenatal and postnatal support to parents every Monday (except bank holidays) to give you the opportunity to make friends and get some support if you need it. All local parents are welcome to join us whether you have a bump or a baby. Website

Richmond Bumps and Babies

Grena Road Day Nursery
Every Monday Friendly drop-in group offering prenatal and postnatal support to parents every Monday (except bank holidays) to give you the opportunity to make friends and get some support if you need it. All local parents are welcome to join us whether you have a bump or a baby.

NCT Kew Bumps and Babies

Kew Day Nursery
Weekly group meeting every Thursday afternoon - FREE Friendly drop-in group offering prenatal and postnatal support to parents every Thursday (except bank holidays) to give you the opportunity to make friends and get some support if you need it. All local parents are welcome to join us whether you have a bump or a baby. There is no age limit so please come along whether this is your first second third or fourth baby - this group is for you as a parent/parent-to-be and that means supporting you regardless of your circumstances so older children are welcome too although please note this is not a toddler group and children must be properly supervised at all times. From time to time the group will host free taster sessions or talks and sometimes the group will start later or finish earlier. You will be required to sign in and out of the venue which is accessed via the security gate on Townmead Road and following the path round the back. Website

Tiny Tunes

The Vineyard Church
Tiny Tunes provide 3 months - 5 years pay as you go Music and Dance Classes, Nursery Sessions and Parties in London, Middlesex, Surrey & Berkshire . Hide under a parachute, wave the pom poms, meet Mr Tiny, shake the maracas, dance with bubbles and sing along! As well as the all time favourite rhymes and songs, Tiny Tunes gets the little ones dancing to some of the well known pop classics! Price: £5 per child ( £2.50 Siblings) Pay as you go so you just turn up! Website

Gurgles Aloud

Christ Church
A baby-friendly choir that aims to enable those with bumps and babies to get together on a weekly basis and sing a wide range of music in a relaxed and friendly environment. Website

Swimway

Private house
Small group or individual classes taught in a private house in East Sheen with the pool heated to a minimum temperature of 30°C. Dates available to book from autumn 2015. Fees: Semi-Private Lesson per child (2 children to 1 instructor): 14 Lessons x £22=£308(+VAT )Total Fees For Term = £369.60 (Bank Holiday on Monday 31st Aug, Monday lessons will run for 13 weeks and Total Fees = £343.20) Private lessons per child (1 child to 1 instructor): 14 Lessons x £35=£490(+VAT)Total Fees = £588 (Due to Bank Holiday on Monday 31st Aug, Monday lessons will run for 13 weeks and Total Fees = £546.00) Website

Caterpillar Music

Snakes and Ladders - Brentford
First Class is a free taster session, then £4.95 per class payable in a block of 10 in advance. Discounts for siblings and people on benefits. If you miss a class for any reason, you can carry this forward to another week, or attend a class at a different Website
  1. About North Sheen

    North Sheen is an area of London, England in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It forms part of the Richmond post town in the TW postcode area. Due to boundary and post code changes over many decades North Sheen is no longer a defined area. It has been divided by post code into Richmond and Kew. Locally the area alongside the River Thames is now known as Kew Riverside. It is served by North Sheen railway station to the south/southwest, Kew Gardens station (London) to the Northwest and a variety of London Bus routes.

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