News in The Way

JULY MARKET ON THE PIAZZA

1 & 2 July, 11am – 6pm Love Wimbledon’s monthly market is on The Piazza again Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 July. Come along and enjoy a host of unique stalls featuring many local artisans offering a variety of hot and cold street food as well as original art, accessories, clothing, homewares,...

Wimbledon Village Fair – 17th June

Make sure you have the date in your diary and join in with the fun at the Wimbledon Guild Village Fair. Taking place on the picturesque Wimbledon Common Southside on June 17th, it is the largest free outdoor event in South London. Entrance between The Green and Southside Common. The Wimbledon...

Wimbledon BookFest turns 10! Stellar line up announced

29 September- 9th October 2016 Nick Clegg* Sir Ranulph Fiennes* Kate Atkinson* Rose Tremain* Jeremy Paxman* Ella Woodward *Andy Hamilton* Sir Paddy Ashdown* Lord David Owen* Jo Malone* Jenni Murray* Carol Ann Duffy* Clare Balding* Michael Morpurgo * David Baddiel* Michelle Paver* Marcus Brigstocke* Miriam González Durántez* Laura Bates* Jessie...

Wimbledon Way Plaques have been installed!

As we approach the 2016 Wimbledon tennis Championship tournament, visitors will see new pavement plaques marking The Wimbledon Way. Initiated in 2012 The Wimbledon Way encourages both visitors and regular users of the town centre and the Village to appreciate everything Wimbledon has to offer by walking anywhere between The...

A Wonderful Winter Wonderland in Wimbledon.

A Wonderful Winter Wonderland in Wimbledon.   Wimbledon was treated to a magical, festive day of Christmas celebrations at Wimbledon Winter Wonderland. Love Wimbledon pedestrianised part of Wimbledon Broadway on Sunday to welcome Christmas to Wimbledon with our Wimbledon Winter Wonderland spectacular. Thousands were treated to festive performances, Christmas market...

Autumn Arts Festival

Autumn Arts took place over three weekends in September, in Wimbledon Town Centre. Celebrating the arts and culture in Wimbledon and in partnership with Merton Arts Trail and Wimbledon Bookfest. 12/13, 19/20, 26/27 September. Activities, workshops, entertainment and more encourages guests to get creative and the Arts Market on the...

Charity Fundraisers are Changing in Wimbledon

Love Wimbledon has driven forward an agreement with PFRA (Public Fundraising Regulatory Association) to reduce the amount of ‘Charity Fundraisers’ in Wimbledon Town Centre. Wimbledon Town Centre now has an agreed code of conduct for all street fundraisers to adhere to encouraging best practice. Love Wimbledon is aware that charity...

Big Screen Tennis on The Piazza

From: 29 Jun, 2015 12:00 pm To: 12 Jul, 2015 10:00 pm Love Wimbledon’s Big Screen returns to The Piazza this summer screening The Wimbledon Tennis Championships LIVE as they happen, 29 June – 12 July  NB – Wimbledon Tennis is a week later this year. The special AstroTurf summer lawn complete with deckchairs is being...

 A Wimbledon Way Design Guide has been produced – setting out some exciting ideas for future improvements to the look and experience of the Wimbledon Way heritage walk.  It is with thanks to a team of local architects and designers who gave their time to develop the proposals – Marcus Beale...

In 2013 We’re Extending and Improving

Local architect Marcus Beale, together with Merton Chamber, the Wimbledon Society, Love Wimbledon, Wimbledon Village Business Association and Merton Council are starting talks about how to improve The Wimbledon Way – making it more attractive for businesses, visitors and our local users. If you have any ideas or want to...