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Knot

Knot

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

Bill's

Bill's

Breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bill's always delivers on service and tasty, freshly cooked food. The Bill's breakfast comes highly recommended for those with healthy appetites!

Richmond Theatre

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.

Real Ale

Real Ale

A multi award-winning independent beer shop, actively supporting British micro-breweries. A liquid delicatessen!

A Cena

A Cena

A delicious local Italian restaurant near Richmond Bridge.

Petersham Nurseries

Petersham Nurseries

This acclaimed garden centre offers the most amazing and tranquil experience to eat, shop and explore.

Sporting Feet

Sporting Feet

A specialist sports equipment shop for the serious sportsman. It specialises in custom-made footwear to fit your choice of sport perfectly.

Richmond Hill Bakery

Richmond Hill Bakery

Fantastic cakes and coffee. Snap up a table on the pavement in summer and watch the world go by.

William Curley

William Curley

Award-winning chocolatier with the most addictive array of chocolates. Go on a cold winter's day and order the hot chocolate!

Alianti

Alianti

A great little Italian cafe specialising in delicious sandwiches, paninis and pastries. Great coffee too. Perfect for a quick bite at lunch with a friendly smile.

Roebuck

Roebuck

A stunning view from Richmond Hill at the Roebuck. It used to be Mick Jagger's local!

Stein's

Stein's

Bavarian sausage and beer in a picturesque setting overlooking the Thames. A great place to meet friends in the summer months...

Armstrong's Family Butchers

Armstrong's Family Butchers

Armstrong's are first class in every way. Excellent flavour to all the meats, there's a good selection of cheeses and cooked hams, and the lamb shanks are enormous!

Le Salon Privè

Le Salon Privè

A charming French restaurant serving a lovely steak!

No 1 Duke Street

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.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Richmond, North Sheen, St Margarets, Old Isleworth, East Sheen, Mortlake, Twickenham, Ham, Kew and Brentford

"Richmond is positioned along the longest single stretch of the Thames in London."

Ham House and Garden stand proud on the banks of the Thames. You can catch the foot ferry across from Twickenham and Marble Hill Park.

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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

Just a short walk from Richmond town centre, Petersham Meadows are a tranquil spot for dog walking along the Thames.

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Ole Kids

St Stephen’s church
Old Kids offer weekly classes around London to children from 6 months to 4 years old. The classes run for one hour and have been planned to include singing, dancing, arts and crafts, music and story telling time. The Olé Kids curriculum was developed through years of observing children and what they like doing at different stages cognitively, emotionally and physically. They picked out the best elements of children's classes and coupled it with our knowledge, research, tons of love and respect for children and our endless passion for creating a Spanish speaking community. 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

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.

Tiny Tunes - St Margarets

All Souls 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

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

Capoeira

D C Leisure Management Ltd
Capoeira is a fusion of Fitness Acrobatics Self-Defense Dance and Music (instruments playing/singing). The Capoeira classes at Putney Leisure Centre are run by ACER Capoeira London UK are aimed at adults aged 18-65 though parents/carers can bring their children along to take part. Capoeira is a mix of disciplines which build/develop: Confidence self-esteem Self-discipline respect Physical fitness strength stamina flexibility Balance coordination Creativity and learning. Capoeira has already been shown to help people to stay out of trouble. Capoeira also introduces young people to a new language (Brazilian Portuguese) through music and movements. All classes are suitable for beginners. You do not have to be a member of the Leisure Centre to attend the class. You can book online and pay less for your trial session or you can just turn up to the class and pay on arrival. Please bring water and suitable comfortable clothing (ideally a tracksuit and a white or blue t-shirt). Website

Family Archery

Barn Elms Sports Centre
Family Archery for the family to join in the fun. For children and young people and their parents/carers. Children and young people can: learn a fun new sport, develop new skills, and make new friends. Please call for an entry form. Children need to wear suitable clothing and bring a water bottle.

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