A locals' guide to White City
"Westfield London, Shepherd's Bush is west London's shopping hub, with restaurants, eateries and events all year round."Annabelle Bent
"Close to central London, Shepherd's Bush offers fantastic shopping and transport facilities."Annabelle Bent
"Open Monday - Saturday, Shepherd's Bush Market is a hive of activity between Uxbridge Road and Goldhawk Road."Mark Nockles
Where do White City locals go?
A fantastic addition to Uxbridge Road, this burger and shake restaurant has a great choice of burgers and hot dogs with delicious toppings.
Submitted by Daisy
Jamie Oliver Cookery School
Jamie Oliver's cookery school offers a fantastic range of cooking classes to suit all ages and abilities.There's lots to see and do!
Submitted by Jorja
Bush Hall Dining Rooms
Classic British food in vintage-style surroundings, this restaurant is the perfect place for a family get together.
Submitted by Annabelle
Pergola on The Roof Winter
A great rooftop spot. There's 4 restaurants and 2 bars on the roof of a 6 storey car park, once used for the BBC's Television Centre!
Submitted by Nick
It's great for breakfast, lunch and dinner and has an amazing alfresco terrace overlooking the green.
Submitted by Sam
Offering the tastiest, fluffiest blueberry pancake breakfast, which goes great with their homemade lemonade with fresh mint. Everyone who works here is incredibly friendly!
Submitted by Jenalyn
Delicious Palestinian food in Shepherd's Bush Market - this place is an institution, having been there since the 1980s.
Submitted by Keva
The Sindercombe Social
Perfect for after work drinks or a bite to eat before a gig at the O2 empire, theres a laid back vibe and they have a DJ at the weekends.
Submitted by Daisy
A hairdressers for both men and women that always has plenty of offers, including standby appointments and deals on colour services.
Submitted by Alex
Traditional Polish cuisine and a convenient setting just off Shepherd's Bush Common. The dishes are comforting and the interior is welcoming.
Submitted by Keva
In the heart of Clarendon Cross, it's always great to stop in here to view the unique furniture and home accessories.
Submitted by Peter
A great collection of boutique shops, including L Maison, Cowshed, The Cross and Summerill & Bishop.
Submitted by Steven
K West Hotel & Spa
Frequented by celebrities, this out-of-the-way hotel has an amazing spa and a glam rock inspired afternoon tea too!
Submitted by Annabelle
Little Wormwood Scrubs
The absolute golden nugget of North Kensington Village is the newly transformed Little Wormwood Scrubs. It's now a hot spot for us locals in W10 to walk our dogs...
Submitted by Stuart
Why do you find White City a great place to live?
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Did you know?
"For the 1908 Olympic Games, a stadium was built at White City that was the largest in the world at the time - seating for 68000 and over 30,000 standing. It was demolished in 1985, and now the site holds the Westfield shopping centre."
Explore White City
Child-friendly activities near White City
Harmony Toy Library
For all parents using Harmony nursery and registered childminders in the Hammersmith & Fulham Borough. First Wednesday of the month from 10am - 11am. Website
Antenatal Hypnosis: Private Hypnobirthing Classes for London mumsThe Music House
Hypnobirthing is not about aiming for a pain free birth. It's about learning to accept what your body is doing during labour and relax with it. That cycle of relaxation is what makes so many Hypnobirthing births relatively pain-free. Website
PlayMandarinShepherds Bush Library
Come and join us in singing nursery rhymes listening to stories and playing games all in Mandarin. Meet other likeminded families in the local area and help your child acquire a great new language. Email email@example.com or check out the calendar on www.playcantonese.com for more details.
Soft Play GymRandolph Beresford Children's Centre Family Centre Annexe,
We run a staffed soft-play gym. This is held at our main site on Australia Road during term time to keep those Under 5's busy and active. Please do drop in to see us. Website
MultiLingos Parent and Toddler Spanish ClubShepherds Bush Library
A fun mix of interactive language based activities specifically designed for babies and toddlers. Familiar everyday topics are delivered through songs stories and crafts to give your child regular consistent exposure to the target language and gain a head start in language learning. Website
Music & Movement sessionsThe Music House for Children,
Using live instruments such as Piano, Ukulele, Violin, Saxophone and Guitar, babies and parents move, dance, utter sounds and sing. Babies and toddlers copy, explore musically initiate and compose. From moving with a loved adult, they become independent and able to create music and sing. Website
Parent and Toddler Drop-inRandolph Beresford Children's Centre Family Centre Annexe,
Children's centres are designed for families with children, from conception to under five years. They provide services including advice and guidance, integrated education and care, parent and toddler drop-in groups, family learning, family support, health services and links to employment/training. Website
About White City
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Local Estate Agencies
Why not explore some other local areas:
- Shepherd's Bush
- Ladbroke Grove
- East Acton
- Holland Park
- Notting Hill
- Westbourne Park
- Kensal Green
- West Kensington
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