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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.

Putt in the Park

Putt in the Park

A fun day out playing crazy golf in Wandsworth Park.

Marco Polo

Marco Polo

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

Wandsworth Park

Wandsworth Park

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

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.

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.

Nazmin's

Nazmin's

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

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.

Roxie

Roxie

Also known as Fyre, possibly the best and most consistently great steaks in all of London.

The Earlsfield

The Earlsfield

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

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.

Marina Fish

Marina Fish

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

The Glass Dome

The Glass Dome

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

Hallowed Belly

Hallowed Belly

A great spot for brunch with a hidden garden

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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

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

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

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

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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

Babies and Crawlers

West Hill Children’s Centre
This is a drop-in session which includes a range of fun activities and equipment specifically designed for babies. These sessions are for parents/carers with babies and crawlers. These sessions offer: parents/carers and children an opportunity to make friends and socialise, opportunities for parents/carers to bond with their children, and a safe place for babies to play. There is no need to book you can just drop in.

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 saskia.mower@gmail.com to go onto the waiting list. Currently a termly subscription is £32. This group is for parents/family members. 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

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

Judo Club

Wandle Recreation Centre
Judo gives fitness and flexibility as well as confidence and involves falling safely, throwing (with control) and ground-work. Children 4 - 16 years (no adults). Website

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

The Teddy Bear's Group

St Anne's Church
Teddy Bears is a 'drop in' playgroup - no need to be a member and no waiting list, just pop along on a Tuesday morning. We charge £2.50 per child and we have a special baby room ('little teds') for mums with babies of under 12 months. We have playtime from 9.30 and snacktime followed by songtime at 10.45 or so. 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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