Strand on the Green

Strand on the Green

One of the most picturesque areas in West London, Strand on the Green is packed with places to explore, watersports to master and pubs and cafes to eat and drink. The area is nestled along the north bank of the Thames from Kew Bridge over to Grove Park, and is well trodden by history buffs, runners and

Petros Singers

Petros Singers

This choir is considered to be one of London’s leading amateur chamber choirs. The Petros Singers’ musical director Richard Bannan is himself a well-known singer who sings in the choir of St George’s Chapel, Windsor and has performed at recent royal weddings. They give three or four concerts each year, mainly in West London but also regularly in major venues in Ce

Rock Choir Chiswick

Rock Choir Chiswick

Rock Choir is the UK’s leading contemporary award-winning choir experience offering local weekly rehearsals, performances and life-affirming events to more than 400 towns and communities across the UK. Rock Choir was created by singer and musician, Caroline Redman Lusher and remains a family-run organisation originating in Farnham, Surrey in 2005. She initiated a

Fuller’s Griffin Brewery

Fuller's Griffin Brewery

Perhaps best known for their signature London Pride, Fuller's distribute a wide range of beers to pubs across the country and export to over 80 countries worldwide. Their beers have consistently earned praise from ale drinkers and awards from groups such as the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), with brewery tours themselves earning exc

Chiswick Brownies, Guides and Rangers (Girlguiding)

Chiswick Cheese Market

Image above: The Parma Ham and Mozzarella Stand at Chiswick Cheese Market; photograph Lucinda MacPherson

Chiswick Cheese Market

Chiswick Cheese Market takes place on the third Sunday of every month in the Old Market Place, outside George IV pub in Chiswick High Rd. You will find around 20 stalls selling 90 or so different artisan cheeses. Chiswick was originally kno

Chiswick Antiques & Vintage Market

Image above: Chiswick Antiques & Vintage Market; photograph Barbara Chandler

Chiswick Antiques & Vintage Market

Chiswick Antiques & Vintage Market takes place on the second Sunday of every month on Chiswick High Rd. Opened in May 2021, it's run by Jennifer Titmuss, who also has a long established antiques market in St Albans and has brought many of the dealers with

Chiswick Flower Market

Image above: Chiswick Flower Market; photograph Anna Kunst

Chiswick Flower Market

Chiswick Flower Market takes place on the first Sunday of every month in the Old Market Place, outside George IV pub in Chiswick High Rd. The idea of running a flower market on the spot where soldiers returning from the First World War set up the first outdoor market in Chiswick 100 years earli

The Glebe Estate considered for Conservation status

Image above: Coronation Celebrations, Glebe St, 1953 / Chiswick Local Studies Residents of Chiswick’s Glebe Estate have never been so thankful for their wide streets, front and back gardens, and the community spirit that has helped us all survive nearly a year of Covid lockdowns. On Tuesday 12 January 2021, at the Chiswick Area Forum, LB Hounslow launches a consultati

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Chiswick in Pictures 2020

Chiswick Flower Market

JOHN LINDLEY (1799-1865)

ALEXANDER POPE (1688-1744)

PRIVATE FREDERICK HITCH V.C. (1856-1913)

E.M. FORSTER (1879-1970)

PATRICK HAMILTON (1904-1962)

TOMMY COOPER (1921-1984)

JOHANN ZOFFANY (1733-1810)

JOSEPH MICHAEL GANDY (1771-1843)

JACK BERESFORD (1899-1977)

Wave Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

L’Amorosa

The Crown

Blue Plaques

The Stable pizza restaurant

The Stable pizza restaurant

The Stable pizza restaurant by Kew Bridge offers sourdough pizzas with an interesting range of toppings and more than 50 types of cider. They also have great pies, salads and a vegan menu too. Address: Unit 12, 8 Kew Bridge Road, Brentford TW8 0FJ Phone: 0208 568 8667

Lowiczanka

Lowiczanka

The Lowiczanka restaurant on the first floor of the Polish Cultural Centre (POSK) in Hammersmith provides a wide range of Polish cuisine. Regular 'theme' nights and dances, including live music on Saturday nights. On request, the restaurant is also available for private parties and other gatherings. Address: Polish Social and Cultural Association Ltd., 238-246 King Street,

Zizzi

Zizzi

The Chiswick branch of Zizzis was the first of the Italian inspired chain to open, in 1999. Twenty years later then had more than 25 restaurants in London. Cheap and cheerful Italian food served in a big, open plan space. Popular with families. Address: 235 Chiswick High Rd, Chiswick, London W4 4PU Phone: 020 3302 2126