Clapham

Alfresco dining in south west London: The Ivy Cafe, Wimbledon

19 of the Best Alfresco Dining Spots in South West London

When the sun shines, there’s only one thing to do – don the shades and dine alfresco. From Battersea to Balham and Wimbledon to Wandsworth, there’s no shortage of pubs and restaurants with lovely outdoor dining areas in south west London. Here’s The Resident’s top alfresco spots…

South London's best beer gardens: The Avalon, Clapham South

The Best Beer Gardens in South West London

From Balham to Battersea and Wandsworth to Wimbledon, The Resident picks out some of the best beer gardens in south west London

Barnes had the best property price growth in London in 2020, despite Covid

London’s Prime Property Hotspots in 2020 (Despite Covid)

Despite Covid wreaking havoc across all aspects of life, including the property market, London house prices still managed to climb – although some areas, and some price brackets, faired much better than others

Trude's Grocery is due to open in Clapham on 5 December 2020

21st Century Grocery Store Opens in Clapham

In the year that eating in became the new eating out and we all discovered a new love for our local shops, Clapham’s new independent grocer couldn’t have opened at a better time…

Dante's In Furlough is a hellish new immersive experience coming to The Vaults in Waterloo this October

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 16-19 October 2020

Things to do this weekend in London from Dante’s In Furlough – a hellish new immersive theatre experience at The Vaults in Waterloo – to ice skating at Ally Pally and outdoor opera in Deptford

The beautiful Petersham Nurseries

Restaurants Reopening: What’s Open NOW in South West London?

What can I eat and where? The London restaurants that reopened on 4 July (or since) in south west London…

Jimmy's BBQ Club Clapham

Jimmy’s Secret Garden BBQ Club Pops Up in Clapham

Jimmy Garcia, caterer extraordinaire and ‘prince of pop-ups’, is back with a new BBQ offering, swapping the South Bank for SW4 with Jimmy’s Secret Garden BBQ Club…

Save Clapham Grand: A crowdfunder hopes to raise £50,000 to save the historic venue from permanent closure

Frank Turner Backs The Clapham Grand’s COVID-19 Crowdfunder

The Clapham Grand, one of London’s oldest entertainment venues, has launched a crowdfunder to help save it from permanent closure

South west London food delivery companies: Butchers, bakers, fishmongers, greengrocers and restaurants offering delivery

South West London Businesses Offering Food Delivery & Collection Services

Struggling with the supermarkets? These local independent businesses in south west London have you covered, offering collection and delivery on everything from beer and baked goods to fresh fruit, veg, fish and meat

Local butchers in south London

12 of Best Butchers in South West London that Deliver

A great local butcher is a real asset – the perfect spot for top quality meat, great cooking tips and a chin-wag over the counter. Beats the supermarkets any day. Plus, if you can’t get to the butchers, many now deliver, so that delicious beef rib or whole chicken for roasting can come to you!