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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.

Donburi & Co.

Donburi & Co.

A healthy and delicious Korean restaurant with reasonable prices and an array of classic Korean dishes.

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.

Putt in the Park

Putt in the Park

A fun day out playing crazy golf in Wandsworth Park.

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.

Marco Polo

Marco Polo

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

Marina Fish

Marina Fish

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

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.

The Leather Bottle

The Leather Bottle

A 300 year old Young's pub, with an amazing beer garden voted the biggest in South London. They've got an amazing burger shack open all summer long, live music, and private hire spaces for all occasions.

The Glass Dome

The Glass Dome

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

BeAttitude

BeAttitude

A female-only boutique fitness studio that boasts and inclusive community to make its members feel safe to better themselves as they need.

Wandsworth Park

Wandsworth Park

A beautiful riverside park perfect for a post-work run or a picnic on a sunny day.

Nazmin's

Nazmin's

The greatest curry house in South West London! Ask for the Gust Khata Masala, you will not be disappointed!

The Earlsfield

The Earlsfield

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

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.

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

"So many young flounder fish migrate through Putney each year that they turn the water grey. Sea Bass are also native to this part of the river."

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

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It's fun to watch the ducks swim across the ponds at Wandsworth Common.

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

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Child-friendly activities near Wandsworth

Basic English

West Hill Children's Centre 4
This is a service provided by South Thames College to teach parents basic English at either entry level or level 1/2 depending on the results from an assessment. It is aimed at parents who have little or no qualifications. Parents can: gain a recognised qualification, meet new parents, and learn new skills. Spaces are limited so please call to book a place. There is a creche available for children aged 0-5 years, please call to book a place. Website

Painting and Drawing- Mini Muse

The Vitality Centre
We work at easels and explore a range of drawing and painting mediums preparing you to develop and complete a personal project. We will also have two life drawing sessions later in the half term where you can draw inspiration from dance-based poses with renowned model Anansie. Website

Well Baby Clinic

West Hill Children's Centre 4
At the Well Baby Clinic you can get advice and guidance about your child. These sessions are for parents/carers and young children aged 0-5 years. The clinic offers the chance for you to: discuss general health issues and worries about your child, have your child weighed, and get advice about feeding. Just drop in there is no need to book. You must bring: your personal child health record book, and your baby changing bag. 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

Come and Weigh

West Hill in the Park Children's Centre
This is a child health clinic drop-in for parents/carers to come and weigh their child/children and get advice from health visitors. The service is for parents/carers who want to weigh their child or get advice. Parents/carers can: weigh their child, get advice from a health visitor, and gain information on their child's development. This is a drop-in service there is no need to book or make an appointment. Please bring your child's red book (Child Health Record) with you. Website

Art Classes at Mini Artists dodo studios

Riverside Place
At Mini Artists we mash and hide the broccoli in the art soup to ensure via creativity the children are getting all the vital vitamins they need in order to grow as individuals and as a unit.  Date: June 6, 2015 - July 11,2015 Website

Tyga Earlsfield Karate Club

Beatrix Potter Primary School
Established in 1975, TYGA Karate International is a world respected martial art known for it's power and effectiveness. It teaches young people of all ages and abilities self confidence, improving fitness, focus and co-ordination. The TYGA system recognises and values achievement at every level. Website

About Wandsworth

Wandsworth is a district of south London, located in the London Borough of Wandsworth. It is situated 4.6 miles (7.4 km) south-west of Charing Cross. Wandsworth takes its name from the River Wandle, which enters the Thames at Wandsworth. East Hill in Wandsworth is an area of large Victorian houses bordered by the west side of Wandsworth Common. Wandsworth Common, set back from the river, at the top of East Hill, containing an area known locally as "the Toast Rack" that has some of the most expensive townhouses in London. Parts of Wandsworth are known as 'Nappy Valley' due to the larger numbers of middle-class, affluent families.

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