Wimbledon London Postcode
Home to great-uncle Bulgaria along with his clan of litter-collecting Wombles, the world’s most famous and exclusive playing tennis competition and the late actor and hellraiser Oliver Reed, Wimbledon is on a regular basis voted among London’s most useful places to reside.
SW19 is just one of the capital’s most unique postcodes – and Wimbledon has all benefits of becoming out-of-town it is nevertheless only 20 moments from central London. Trains run to Waterloo place every 3 minutes, while Wimbledon is at simple get to of significant locations regarding outskirts associated with capital.
WHAT your TRAINEES SAID:
“Wimbledon is a good destination to work, study and socialise – you’ve got everything you could need on your own home and you can take central London within 20 moments.”
– Matt Davis, reporter, Guardian Media Group
“You don’t select where to study journalism because of location – however you can’t go a great deal wrong with Wimbledon – there’s so much happening.”
– Anniemarie Gregory, OK! Magazine
DID YOU KNOW?
Wimbledon could be the website where in fact the 6th Martian intrusion cylinder arrived in HG Wells’ guide The War regarding the Worlds.
“whenever I look right back on my life, it appears all my great thoughts came from Wimbledon.” – Martina Navratilova
PLACES WE LOVE
The Lambourne, The Broadway
The Lambourne is our reporters’ favourite apres-deadline hang-out and old-fashioned place for trainees to celebrate their first scoops, first jobs therefore the end of their examinations. It has unique nickname too – but we’ll conserve that for the first-day!
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Ten full minutes go – albeit up the mountain – ‘the town’ features an abundance of fashionable pubs, places to eat and great shopping. Karaoke evening in common-room is loved and loathed here in equal measure. It’s additionally the area to doorstep the performers – and even Sir Cliff Richard – throughout the Wimbledon Championships.
Wimbledon Greyhound Track, Plough Lane
It’s barely Royal Ascot however can’t go past an acceptable limit wrong with every night on dogs.