About South West London
South West London is comprised of various London boroughs, including Croydon, Richmond, Kensington and Wandsworth. There are historical areas such as Richmond, which is named after Henry VIII’s Richmond Palace, and Wandsworth which houses the site to the original Young & Co brewery. Many areas of South West London have also been extensively redeveloped for shopping and business, including Croydon which received funding in 2013 for a full redevelopment of the town centre. Wandsworth Prison is situated in Wandsworth, and is one of the largest prisons in Europe, as well as being the largest prison in London.
Setting up your business here
One of the main industries in South West London is retail, with many major shopping centres and areas based here. Croydon is the second largest shopping district in London, outside of Central London, and Richmond has a great range of major retailers and boutique shops as well. Outside of retail there are a great range of businesses across all industries, and South West London is home to major international companies such as eBay, PepsiCo and the Young & Co headquarters.
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Things to do in South West London
Within South West London there are a great deal of attractions and entertainment options, from bars and restaurants to large green spaces and museums. Kensington is home to the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum, which are two of the most famous museums in London and home to stunning exhibitions across a range of subjects. With late night openings at these museums, they can be enjoyed by business people just as well as families. Kew Gardens is also situated in South West London, and offers a great day out during the warmer months, housing the largest collection of living plants on earth. For post-work drinks there is no shortage of bars and clubs to enjoy. The Goat in Clapham is a popular evening venue, with an eclectic style and huge variety of drinks. For a more traditional evening out, The Alma in Wandsworth offers a vintage style and hand crafted furniture, as well as a relaxed atmosphere and great food. For business lunches, Bingham is a moderately priced but wonderfully luxurious restaurant, which is situated in a Grade II listed Georgian townhouse, looking out across the Thames.
- Tube lines: East London
- Mainline stations: West Croydon, New Cross
- Nearest motorways: M1
- Nearest airports: London City
- Other: Buses and taxis