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A locals' guide to SW6

"The streets off Fulham Road are lined with handsome period properties that I dream of owning..."

Jon Pitman

"With the District Line at Fulham Broadway Station, you can be in central London in no time at all..."

David Lee

"There are some charming roads off Fulham Broadway with lovely eateries where you can sit outside in the sun."

Rupert Simmonds

What is your favourite place?

Where do SW6 locals go?

Parsons Green

A lovely triangular green that is the centrepiece of this delightful area.

Hally's

A charming little breakfast spot if you're looking for a heavenly breakfast with a healthy twist. Gluten free and vegan options are available - great for yoga bunnies or gym fanatics for a post workout feast! Get there early, or it's queues out the door!

Amuse Bouche

An amazing champagne bar in Parsons Green. It does great cocktails, champagne brands and food. The staff remember your name and it is the perfect place for a quiet drink with friends. Incredible acoustic live acts play every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The White Horse

Overlooking Parson's Green, this world-famous pub is known for its vast beer selection, great wines and delicious food. There is a barbeque every night in the summer too!

Parson's Nose

A traditional family-owned butchers with three shops in Fulham, Putney and Kensington. They sell the best premium-quality meats around.

The Harwood Arms

The only Michelin-starred pub in London. The best Scotch Eggs bar none.

Bishop's Park

A real gem in Fulham with a stunning setting along the Thames and a children's playground.

Stamford Bridge - Chelsea

Home of the Mighty Blues! As well as matchdays, you can visit the museum or the brilliant Under the Bridge jazz club!

Bishop's Park

A picturesque place to spend sunny Sunday afternoons.

The Malt House

A lovely gastro pub in the heart of Fulham Broadway.

Wahleeah

A slice of NYC in Fulham. Awesome design, amazing food and great service.

Indian Summer

A treasure trove of shabby chic girliness!

Elk Bar

This bar has fantastic deals on drinks every day of the week, from tequila and taco Tuesday, to Mojito Thursday! It's also a great place for watching sports and there's a pretty garden at the back with a BBQ area too.

Locale

An Italian restaurant that is part of a small chain. Serving classic dishes and delicious cocktails, it has a rustic feel and a terrace too.

Craven Cottage

Home of Fulham Football Club and a great day out!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Fulham, Imperial Wharf, Barons Court, Putney, West Kensington, Earls Court, Chelsea, Wandsworth, Hammersmith and Battersea

What do you love about SW6?

Why do you find SW6 a great place to live?

James

"It's relaxed, green, quiet and yet close to the hustle and bustle."

October 2015

Helen

"Central but quiet patch. Walking distance to Chelsea Harbour and easy access to airports, 4 supermarkets and individual boutiques. Eclectic mix of friendly people from across the globe so anyone fits in."

January 2015

Simon

"Fulham and Parsons Green have a unique community spirit for young professionals and families. From the famous furniture shops on Wandsworth Bridge Road to the boutique shops and cafes on Fulham Road, Fulham captures the beauty and charm of South West London. Parsons Green sits in the heart and is a vibrant, friendly and affluent centre point."

December 2014

Simon

"Fulham and Parsons Green have a unique community spirit for young professionals and families. From the famous furniture shops on Wandsworth Bridge Road, to the boutique shops and cafes on Fulham Road, Fulham captures the beauty and charm of South West London. Parsons Green sits in the heart and is a vibrant, friendly and affluent centre point."

December 2014

Lia

"I love this area because it is unique and full of life. It is filled will shops and beautiful scenery. Easy access to the centre of London or just down the road for a bite to eat. It's got everything you need, from the fabulous to the not too expensive."

December 2014

Kristian

"Fulham is very central, with easy access to most areas. It is in a great loop of the Thames with riverside walks. Most people seem very trendy too, which is pretty cool. Overall a great place for someone new to London."

December 2014

Harsimratdeep

"It is very neat and clean."

December 2014

Local resident

"The Sands End pub, is amazing, great food and it is right next to Imperial Wharf."

June 2012

You

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"The first speed bumps in Britain were installed on Fulham's Linver Road and Alderville Road in 1984."

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Child-friendly activities near SW6

Bishops Park Children's Centre Parent and Toddler Group

New Kings Primary School
Parent & Toddler groups are informal sessions run by voluntary members of the community. They usually involve free play with maybe a story , sing-a-long, or craft session to join in with. Most groups have a baby corner for new mums to make friends and enjoy a coffee.

Kings Tutors

Kings Tutors Ltd
Kings Tutors provides private academic tuition to children and young adults across the United Kingdom. Our aim is to help our tutees reach their full potential academically. This is achieved by tailoring our high level of tuition to suit every individual's needs and create an effective as well as motivating learning environment. Website

Clip 'n Climb

Clip 'n Climb Chelsea
Climbing walls meet theme park in an exciting new leisure concept for all ages four and upwards. Stunning series of climbing-based activities provide healthy challenging fun for all the family! Website

Rhyme time

Fulham Library
Two very energetic ladies are singing. Great interraction with the toddlers. It lasts about 1 hour, but you have to be there early to avoid disappoinment, as it's pretty always full.

Fulham Palace Explorers

Fulham Palace
Activities include arts and crafts, gardening, cooking, stories, dressing up, games and singing. Each session has a theme, which could relate to wildlife, colours, periods of history, an area of the site or plants, amongst other things. An explorative walk around the Museum or gardens is also part of each session. Website

Karen Hardy Dance Studios


Karen Hardy Studios has designed a fun and structured children's dance programme that teaches a wide range of dance styles and promotes all the important life skills necessary for a child's development. Website

All Saints Fulham

Pryors Bank Pavilion
We put children at the heart of our church. We recognise that children have their own spiritual needs, which are best served by learning with their own peer group and friends, at a level appropriate to their age. Website
  1. About SW6

    SW6 is the postcode district in South West London incorporating the areas of Fulham and is covered by the Hammersmith and Fulham local authority.

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