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Marina Fish

Marina Fish

Fantastic for 'fishy Fridays' or a cheeky lunchtime deal for £4.50. Great quality fish shipped down daily from Scotland.

Marco Polo

Marco Polo

An Italian restaurant on the Thames that is perfect for a celebratory meal with someone special.

Bean and Hop

Bean and Hop

The perfect spot for brunch, coffee, craft beers, and pizzas - a wide array of choice for every taste and great vegetarian/vegan options!

The Earlsfield

The Earlsfield

A trendy gastropub with amazing wings and ribs and countless events on every week!

Southside Shopping Centre

Southside Shopping Centre

Conveniently located on the edge of Wandsworth, the shopping centre is full of high ed shops, restaurants, a 4DX cinema and more.

Powder Keg Diplomacy

Powder Keg Diplomacy

Always worth a visit for a drink or two. The cocktails are original, homemade and more a piece of art for all your senses. The in-house infused eucalyptus gin is wonderful stuff and the wine list has been composed with imagination and care.

UK Star Nails

UK Star Nails

I love this nail bar! Their prices are very good and they always do a really good job. You may have to wait to be seen, but it's worth it...

Wimbledon Park Farmers' Market

Wimbledon Park Farmers' Market

Excellent selection of fresh vegetables, meat, dairy and bakery products brought in direct from the producers every Saturday.

Hallowed Belly

Hallowed Belly

A great spot for brunch with a hidden garden

The Halfway House

The Halfway House

A small and bustling pub located directly across the road from Earlsfield station, it's a great place to stop for one (or two... or three) after work on your way home.

Putney Pies

Putney Pies

Amazing traditional British food upstairs and then head on down to the vaulted bar below!

The Ship

The Ship

There is no better pub on a Sunday for a boozy session! It has a huge outside area looking out over the banks of the Thames by Wandsworth Bridge.

Wandsworth Common

Wandsworth Common

One of the best places south of the Thames to walk your dog on a Sunday morning. There is also a fantastic coffee shop inside the park where you can meet friends and catch up on the week.

Lahore Karahi

Lahore Karahi

An awesome Pakistani restaurant serving delicious curries! Really busy, a lively atmosphere and really good for large groups of people.

The Glass Dome

The Glass Dome

Really good steak and on certain nights there is a pianist.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Wandsworth, Southfields, Earlsfield, Wandsworth Common, Putney, Clapham Junction, Imperial Wharf, Roehampton, Balham and Battersea

"Author Louis de Bernieres was living in Earlsfield whilst he was wrote 'Captain Corelli's Mandolin'."

You can be at London Waterloo in less than 15 minutes from Earlsfield Station.

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Earlsfield has everything that families and professionals are looking for in an area...

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A great mix of independent and high street stores gives Balham a real community feel that always impresses my clients.

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Pepe's toddler group

Baptist Church
We are small friendly group which welcomes everyone! We have a wide range of toys for babies and toddlers. There are two rooms to run around and also a small outside area. Our session includes refreshments for both adults and children, messy/craft activity and at the end we all sing along with our Grandma, The Puppet. It is nice place for children to play, interact or simply just to have a good play! Mummies, nannies and grandparents can have a chat and relax! Free car park next to our church. - Membership of 10 weeks costs £50 per child - £25 per child under 6 months Website

Tabla lessons - World Heart Beat Music Academy

World Heart Beat Music Academy
Tabla classes for toddlers, children and adults. Tabla is taught by renowned musician Alok Verma. Who started his recording career with All India Radio Station at the age of 13 and has also worked in Bollywood. Tabla helps people to focus, it stimulates their memory development and helps coordination.  Cost: £125 term (all ages) / children's groups £85 term Age 6 - 11, Tuesday 5.15 - 5.45pm Ages 12 - 17, Tuesday 6.15 - 6.45pm All ages, Tuesday 7.15 - 8.15pm Website

The Ballet School-St Anne's Church Hall

St Anne’s Church Hall
The Ballet School follows the Royal Academy of Dance system of training. Classes are thirty minutes to two hours depending on the age and level of each child. TUESDAY 3.15-3.45 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Pre-Primary 4.45-5.45 pm Grade 1 WEDNESDAY 3.30-4.00 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Reception 4.45-5.45 pm Primary 5.45-6.45 pm Grade 1/2 FRIDAY 3.30-4.00 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Pre-Primary 4.45-5.45 pm Primary Website

Pepe's Toddler Membership Group

Baptist Church
We are friendly small group maximum of 28 children. We are non profit-making membership based group. Our group is what we all create together. We have two rooms to run around and also small outside area. Boths sessions are carefully planned to meet children needs and interests. Each session includes free play refreshment for both adults and children messy/craft activity and a singing time with our Grandma The Puppet. Our Grandma has started to read a story too! In some sessions children can explore through tactile play and burn their energy in obstacle play. In other words to play with anything from puzzles books cars dolls duplo ride ons slides and more. It is a nice place where children can play interact or just run around. Mummies nannies and grandparents can have a chat and relax. We have a three parties a year when we all sit down and have a nice lunch together! If you drive you can park your car for free in church carpark. If you have any questions please get in touch. For children from the smallest age up to 3 and half years old. Older siblings welcome during school holidays (up to age of 5years old). Attending the group can: give parents/carers a chance to get support and advice, start children meeting and interacting with other children, and help prepare children for starting day care and nursery education. Open on Mondays and Thursdays 10am - 12pm plus some school holiday. New term from the 5th of September until the 18th of November 2013 with a small break on the 26th and 30th of September . We run 10 week terms. Note: We advise that you ring before planning a visit to check all these details are up to date.

Peppercorns

St Anne's Church
A playgroup that is as much for local parents as it is for a kids, good range of toys for the kids to play with, snack time and song-time. This is not a drop-in group and you will need to email Saskia at [email protected] to go onto the waiting list. Currently a termly subscription is £32. This group is for parents/family members. Website

Tiny Talk Baby Signing classes

The Old Fields
Tiny Talk baby signing classes encourage communication in pre-verbal babies through signing & singing. Babies have a lot to say and with them being able to communicate their needs, frustration on both parts can be avoided. Which leeds to happier babies & mommies. Website

Reading Support sessions for children

Wandsworth Town Library
Reading Support sessions are suitable for children aged 6 - 11 years old. Children are booked for half a term, to visit the library each week during an allotted time, and read to our volunteer for 15 minutes. Places are limited, and must be booked through library staff. Website

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