Wimbledon Flats reports on the Elys Sale

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Elys

It’s time to spruce up your flat and head down to Elys on the corner of St George’s Road and Worple Road in Wimbledon for some great bargains in their bedroom department. Many items are reduced by 30%, 40% or are now even half price. There is a wide choice of good quality heavily discounted duvet covers on sale. Bedeck bedlinen for singles, doubles and kingsize is half price down to £40 for a kingsize; the very attractive Bruges and Geneva 100% luxury cotton ... Read More

How Much Do You Know About Wimbledon Common?

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Wimbledon

How Much Do You Know About Wimbledon Common? Did you know that Wimbledon Common is home to an enormous range of mammals, birds, reptiles and insects? According to records from various natural history societies the Common is home to • 22 species of mammal including badger, fox, stoat, weasel, feral ferret, feral cat, grey squirrel, bank vole, field vole, water vole, wood mouse, house mouse, common rat, rabbit, mole, hedghog, common shrew, pygmy shrew, water shrew • 4 species of amphibians – Common  Toad, Common Frog, Smooth ... Read More

Wimbledon Tennis Championships

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Wimbledon Tennis Championships

Wimbledon Tennis Championships     Wimbledon Championships 2009 Dates   Monday 22 June – Sunday 5 July   Accomodation during Wimbledon Tennis Championships   If you are a player, official, sponsor, TV crew, commentator or a spectator  looking to rent a flat or house during the Wimbledon tennis championships then you should contact one of the following agencies. These are specialist companies that arrange short-term rentals of providing property within walking distance of the All-England Tennis Club in Church Road, SW19. Typically the maximum walking time is twenty minutes.   Properties range ... Read More

Nights Out In Wimbledon

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Whether it’s a special occasion, a hot date or you’re just looking for something fun to do we’ve compiled a list of some of the less immediately obvious evening activities and events in and around Wimbledon. Included is stuff for kids as well as drama, comedy, classical and popular music, gambling and sport. We also recognise that Wimbledon is the home of greyhound racing and stock car racing, great events for a party night out complete with silver service dining! In the ... Read More

The Most Famous Wimbledon Residents

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Our researchers at Wimbledon Flats have trawled through the public records to identify some of the most famous Wimbledon residents from then and now. Perhaps the most notable permanent resident was Horatio Nelson who owned a substantial estate in the Merton area that now encompasses the area between South Wimbledon and Wimbledon Chase. Landmark references abound including the Nelson Hospital and the Emma Hamilton pub. Sadly nothing remains architecturally from this period. Although he never lived as such in Wimbledon, Winston Churchill was ... Read More

Diary of a Flathunter

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Six months ago, aged 37, I decided it was time to move out of central London and “settle down.” So, armed with £350,000 in cash  I set about investigating London’s suburbs. Here’s my account of how I came to rest in Wimbledon.   Read More

Living In Wimbledon

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Best known for its world famous tennis championships that have been held here since 1877 is the beautiful suburb of Wimbledon, approximately ten miles to the   south west of London. Read More