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election 2019

2019 General Election – How Will Wimbledon vote?

With less than a week to go until the first festive election in nearly 100 years, and each seat fiercely contested, what are the options for voters in Wimbledon?   Stephen Hammond (Conservative) has been Wimbledon’s Member of Parliament for 14 years. In the 2017 election he won with a majority of 5,622 votes – … Continue reading "2019 General Election – How Will Wimbledon vote?"


Wimbledon Bookfest launches Spring Weekend

Wimbledon’s celebrated Bookfest returns this month with its inaugural Spring Weekend – a brand new festival of inspiring talks, discussions, comedy and chat taking place at King’s College School and Southside House. Running from Friday 15 to Sunday 17 March, the Spring Weekend includes sessions with leading contemporary writers and thinkers – from historian Lucy … Continue reading "Wimbledon Bookfest launches Spring Weekend"

Wimbledon Property

Harry and Meghan to leave London for Georgian cottage in Windsor

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to move out of Kensington Palace in the New Year, it has been announced. Their new home will be Frogmore Cottage on the Windsor Castle estate. The property is currently being restored ready for their move in early 2019 – in time for the birth of their first … Continue reading "Harry and Meghan to leave London for Georgian cottage in Windsor"