NW10 is a postcode area in northwest London, which falls under the local authority area of Brent. The district includes several different areas such as Willesden, Harlesden, Kensal Green, Brent Park, Stonebridge and Church End. Some portions of Park Royal, Acton and Kilburn are also located within NW10. The area is known for being a culturally diverse region, with people from different nationalities such as Irish, Columbian and Portuguese doing business and living here. The district also boasts a large Caribbean community and is often popularly referred to as the Reggae capital of London. The long-running crime show Jonathan Creek was extensively filmed in the vicinity. All time boxing greats such as James DeGale and world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis also call the area home.
NW10 is home to Portobello Dock, which is an enormous office and residential centre spanning both sides of the Grand Union Canal in the area. The serviced offices and executive suites in the business centre are in huge demand, with most of them being occupied by diverse businesses such as realty companies, financial advisors, solicitors, music recording companies, and advertising firms. Numerous retail spaces such as hairdressers, florists, bakers, dry cleaners, clothing boutiques and nail art studios are also in the vicinity.
Entertainment And Dining Out
The choice of entertainment venues in NW10 ensures that you will always have something exciting to do. The comedy shows at the Retro Pub are guaranteed to keep you laughing. If you’re seeking alternative entertainment, The Falcon, Folly Bar, and Salusbury pubs are great choices. When it comes to dining out, Penk’s offers exotic international cuisine and is always booked to capacity. If you cannot get a table here, you can head to GAIL’s for some traditional British fare.
Kensal Green, Westbourne Park, Maida Vale, Kilburn Park, Queen’s Park and Warwick Avenue tube stations are all located in NW10 and serve the area well, providing excellent connectivity to all parts of the city. The mainline railway services can be accessed through two railway stations in the locality, namely West Hampstead and Paddington.