South West London
District of London
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- London City Airport (8 mi)
- RAF Northolt (13 mi)
- London Biggin Hill Airport (14 mi)
- London Heathrow Airport (15 mi)
- Redhill Aerodrome (20 mi)
- Fairoaks Airport (22 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (25 mi)
- London Luton Airport (27 mi)
- London Stansted Airport (30 mi)
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 9 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 23 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 32 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 106 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Ealing Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Aldenham Golf Club (Berry Grove) (Golf course, 15 mi)
- Essendon Country Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- Foxhills Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- Addington Court Golf Club (Golf course, 22 mi)
- Croham Hurst Golf Club (Golf course, 22 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (0 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (5 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (2 mi)
- Penton Hook Marina (marina, (18 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (19 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.509 and -0.126 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 30' 30" and W -0° 7' 32"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 04:21 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:45 am and 10:12 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-06-04 08:22:28
Discover South West London
The district South West London of London in Greater London (England) is a district in United Kingdom and is a district of the nations capital.
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When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wandsworth, Hammersmith, Kensington, Morden and Kingston. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F
|Morning Temperature||9°C / 49 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1024 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 35% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Tuesday, 6th of June 2023
16°C (61 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Wednesday, 7th of June 2023
21°C (69 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 8th of June 2023
21°C (69 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Lamington Hammersmith Serviced Apartments
Fox and Grapes
Novotel London West
Best Western Plus Seraphine Hammersmith
Go Native Fulham
Best Western Chiswick Palace
Videos from this area
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Putney: a great place to live and work
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Barnes, London SW13, August 2012
Inspired by the 1974 footage posted by John McCready (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rL0doTd6zD0) this video taken in August 2012 uses the same shots to show how much Barnes has, or indeed.
Southwest Trains seen from Dyers Lane footbridge, Barnes (London)
Some shots from the Dyers Lane railway footbridge, Barnes.
60009 Union of South Africa working The Christmas Yorkshireman through Putney 22/12/2012
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The Putney Clinic of Physical Therapy
Here at The Putney Clinic of Physical Therapy, we treat sports injuries using osteopathy, physiotherapy, sports massage and other complementary remedial treatments with advice on sports injury...
Locksmiths Putney - Supply and fit UPVC door - Customer Review - www.putneylocksmiths.co.uk
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Office Space in Putney - Putney Offices
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Elliott School 2013 before restoration starts Part 3 Around the Building
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Plaza on the River | Hotel Video
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
University of Roehampton
The University of Roehampton (formerly Roehampton University) is a campus university in the United Kingdom, situated on three major sites in Roehampton, south-west London.
Bolan's Rock Shrine
Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine is the memorial to Marc Bolan where he died when the car in which he was a passenger hit a sycamore tree on Queen's Ride (part of the B306) in Barnes, London on 16 September 1977.
Olympic Studios was a renowned independent commercial recording studio located at 117 Church Road, Barnes, South West London, England. The studio is best known for the huge number of famous rock and pop recordings made there from the late 1960s onward. The building which housed the studio was constructed in 1906 as a theatre for the Barnes Repertory Company, and later became a cinema. Guild TV purchased the building in the late 1950s and converted it into a film studio.
St Mary's Church, Barnes
St Mary's Church, Barnes is the parish church of Barnes in Greater London . It is a grade 2* listed building. It was built of coursed flint sometime between 1100-1150. It was enlarged and re-consecrated in 1215 after the signing of Magna Carta. It was extended to the west in the 13th century, and later to the east, creating a chancel. A west tower was added in the late 15th century. The north wall was demolished in the late 18th century to create a north aisle.
Vesta Rowing Club
Vesta Rowing Club is a rowing club based on the River Thames in Putney, London, England. It was founded in 1870. Vesta organizes two head races every year; the Scullers Head and the Veterans Head.
Imperial College Boat Club
Imperial College Boat Club is the rowing club for Imperial College and has its boat house on the River Thames in Putney, London, United Kingdom. It was housed from 1919 in Thames Rowing Club but has had its own boathouse since 1938. The club has been highly successful, with many wins at Henley Royal Regatta including most recently in 2008 with victory in Visitors' Challenge Cup event.
Putney Lower Common
Putney Lower Common is a part of Wimbledon and Putney Commons, lying about 1.5 miles north of the rest, between the Lower Richmond Road and the River Thames. Putney was probably settled during the Roman occupation. Lower Richmond Road was probably a Roman Road, and the Lower Common was probably an open pasture and farmland. Land was apparently lost in the 19th century when Elm Lodge was built. This was rebuilt in 1912 as Putney Hospital.
Putney (UK Parliament constituency)
Putney is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2005 by frontbencher Justine Greening of the Conservative Party. The Putney constituency is usually among the earliest to return a result on many general election nights.
Thames Rowing Club
Thames Rowing Club is a rowing club situated on the River Thames in Putney, London, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1860.
Barnes Rugby Football Club
Barnes Rugby Football Club, formerly known simply as the Barnes Club, is a rugby union club which is claimed by some sources to be the world's first and oldest club in any code of football. It is claimed that Barnes RFC was founded in 1862 but there is no actual evidence, so the club itself states to have clear documents about its activities from the 1920s. If the claim is true, then Barnes is the world's oldest football club in all codes.
Wimbledon Windmill is a Grade II* listed windmill situated on Wimbledon Common in the London Borough of Merton, in the west of South London, and is preserved as a museum.
National Tennis Centre (United Kingdom)
The United Kingdom's National Tennis Centre at Roehampton in south west London is the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA)'s high performance training facility. It was officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II on 29 March 2007. The centre has 16 outdoor courts, covering all the Grand Slam surfaces, 6 indoor courts, a gymnasium and sports science and medical facilities. It also houses the administration of the LTA, which was previously based at the Queen's Club in West Kensington.
London Rowing Club
London Rowing Club (LRC) is one of the oldest rowing clubs on the River Thames in London, United Kingdom. It is regarded as one of the most exclusive and successful rowing clubs in Britain. and its Patron is HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh.
King's College School Boat Club
King's College School Boat Club is the rowing club of King's College School, Wimbledon, London, England. The club's boat house is based on the towpath (embankment) in Putney, south-west London, on the River Thames. It was previously owned by Barclays. It is used by Cambridge University Boat Club when practising and competing in their annual Boat Race against Oxford University Boat Club on the Tideway.
Queen Mary's Hospital
Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton is a hospital in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1915 to provide care for wounded soldiers, it became a world renowned limb fitting and amputee rehabilitation centre. Recently rebuilt and modernised it has become a unit of the Wandsworth Primary Care Trust. It now provides general community services in addition to the special services for which it is famous. It is also the hospital that British actor James Beck was rushed to and died three weeks later.
Barnes rail crash
The Barnes rail crash occurred at Barnes railway station late in the evening of 2 December 1955 in which 13 people were killed and 41 injured.
Digby Stuart College
Digby Stuart College is one of the four constituent colleges of the University of Roehampton. The college was established in 1874 as a women's teacher training college by the Roman Catholic Society of the Sacred Heart, an order of French religious women who settled at Roehampton in 1850, having first arrived in England in 1846. The college was named in honour of Mother Janet Stuart and Mother Mabel Digby.
Curlew Rowing Club
Curlew Rowing Club is rowing club based on the Tideway of the River Thames at Greenwich, London, England. It was founded in 1866. Curlew Rowing Club has been in Greenwich, without interruption for over 130 years, through 2 world wars, based in various boathouses and not always called Curlew. Curlew have evidence in the club that the first regatta, at which a “Curley” crew rowed was held at Greenwich in 1787.
Elliott School (London)
Elliott School was a school in Putney, England, founded in 1904, and which evolved into the ARK Putney Academy in 2012.
The Half Moon (music venue)
The Half Moon is a public house and well-known music venue in Putney, London, offering both lunchtime and evening performances. After being threatened with closure in 2009, the campaign to save the Halfmoon attracted many high profile supporters keen to save it from going the same way as venues like The Marquee, Eel Pie Island Hotel and Crawdaddy. In December 2009 it was announced that it was to be saved and remain in business as a live music venue.
Putney Vale Cemetery
Putney Vale Cemetery and Crematorium in southwest London is located in Putney Vale, surrounded by Putney Heath and Wimbledon Common and Richmond Park. It is located within 47 acres of parkland. The cemetery was opened in 1891 and the crematorium in 1938. The cemetery was originally laid out on land which had belonged to Newlands Farm, which was established in the medieval period.
The Alton Estate is a large council estate situated in Roehampton, southwest London. Alton Estate, one of the largest council estates (public housing) in the UK, occupies an extensive area of land west of Roehampton village and runs between the Roehampton Lane through-road and Richmond Park Golf Courses, as can be seen on the map to the right.
Barnes Cemetery, also known as Barnes Old Cemetery, is a disused cemetery in Barnes, south-west London, England. It is located off Rocks Lane on Barnes Common.
The Priory Hospital, Roehampton, often referred to by the media and others simply as The Priory, is a mental health hospital with an international reputation located in South West London. It has become best known for the treatment of celebrities with various addictions, and has been described as the British equivalent of the Betty Ford Clinic in terms of notoriety.
ARK Putney Academy
The ARK Putney Academy is a mixed, non-selective educational institution for 11-18 year olds in Pullman Gardens, Putney, England, in the London Borough of Wandsworth. It evolved from the former Elliott School following record lowest exam results in the summer of 2012 in order to consolidate and make further progress in its provision. As an ARK academy it espouses the ARK vision of creating outstanding schools for local children that deliver high achievement for all their students.
These districts also belong to London.
- Baker Street
- Charing Cross
- Chelsea Embankment
- Covent Garden
- East Finchley
- Herne Hill
- Maida Hill
- Maida Vale
- North Kensington
- Oxford Circus
- Queens Park
- South Bank
- South Kensington
- South Lambeth
- St James's
- Tottenham Court Road
- West Dulwich
- West End of London
- West Norwood
- Willesden Green
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than London.
- Putney Village
- Grove Park
- Raynes Park
- Sands End
- Bushey Mead
- West Barnes
- North Cheam
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of London.
- Ealing Broadway
- Camden Town
- City of Westminster
- City of London
- Wood Green
- Potters Bar
- Enfield Town
South West London: Upper Richmond Rd/Colinette Rd, South West London (source)
South West London: A205 Upper Rmond Rd/Vine Rd, South West London (source)
South West London: A3 Tibett Crn/Withycombe Rd, South West London (source)
Wandsworth: Upper Richmond Rd/Ravenna Rd, Wandsworth (source)
South West London: A3 Kingston Rd/Roehampton Ln, South West London (source)
South West London: Rocks Lane, South West London (source)
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