Putney

London suburbs

LONDON’S LESSER-KNOWN SUBURB ‘LIME PARK’

I’ve used real neighbourhoods before and it’s got me into a spot of bother.

Riverside properties for sale in London

9 RIVERSIDE PROPERTIES FOR SALE

With the Oxford vs Cambridge Boat Race just around the corner, we have turned our attention to riverside properties. Here are a selection of what’s on the market near the River Thames, where you’ll get great views of the race and even better ones of London’s beautiful waterway   Queen’s Wharf, London, W6, £580,000 Mount […]

Edward James London in Putney has opened an Aveda spa

PUTNEY’S SECRET LUXURIOUS SPA

Edward James London in Putney has a luxurious new Aveda spa. We met with salon owner and creative director Edward James to find out more

The best cookery schools in London

10 OF LONDON’S BEST COOKERY CLASSES

A new book, London for Foodies, Gourmets and Gluttons, has just been released by Survival Books listing the best coffee shops, cafés, markets, restaurants and cookery classes for people in London who really like food. Here we share 10 of the authors’ (David Hampshire & Graeme Chesters) top local cookery schools in London, and throw in […]

GD-Parvin- painters and decorators in south west London

TRUSTED PAINTERS & DECORATORS: G.D PARVIN

G.D. Parvin Ltd has been painting and decorating in London since 1997

El Patron, Putney, Mexican restaurant

RESTAURANT REVIEW: EL PATRON, PUTNEY

Putney’s newest restaurant on Upper Richmond Road stands out among its neighbours, not just because of its vibrant decor, but also its tasty Mexican fast food

Cool and unusual things to do on Valentine's Day in London

COOL THINGS TO DO ON VALENTINE’S DAY

Find it impossible to think of something unusual and original to do on Valentine’s Day and tired of sitting in rows of couples at London restaurants and working your way through a set menu on 14 February? Whether your on a date or a married couple, try one of these out of the ordinary things […]

Roehampton Gate property to rent

MY DREAM HOME: ROEHAMPTON GATE, SW15

Amelia Redington, Associate Director of Lettings, Jackson-Stops & Staff, Wimbledon, takes The Resident on a virtual tour of her dream property that’s on the market available to rent in Roehampton Gate, SW15 Why it’s a great rental Located in a quiet residential area within very close proximity to Richmond Park. The finish is exceptional and the […]

For the bilingual class of the Wix Primary School in Battersea, only 14 siblings were admitted, no others – surely making it the London school with the smallest catchment area

THE PROPERTY MARKET CATCHMENT DILEMA

For families looking for a new home, is it worth paying a premium to be located within a school catchment area? Karen Tait reports As another school year starts, parents will be all too aware of the importance of living in the right catchment area. Just a few digits in a postcode can make all […]

Restaurants to celebrate Independence Day 4th July

ALL-AMERICAN RESTAURANTS: 18 OF THE BEST

Pulled pork, smokehouses, gourmet burgers, corn chowders, American food is having a renaissance and it’s looking seriously tasty. Celebrate Independence Day on 4th July at one of London’s best American restaurants