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Southside to host Tree of Pride this June

In celebration of Pride Month this June, Southside Shopping Centre is hosting a ‘Tree of Pride’, inviting guests to decorate the tree with their pledges to work toward a more inclusive and caring future.  The community art piece will be touring the country gathering the public’s messages of love, unity, and acceptance on its journey. … Read more

Spotlight: Nested Wandsworth

Moving home, or buying your first home, can be a pain the proverbial, but luckily, Wandsworth is blessed to have Nested; a local estate agency with years of expertise, and the drive to help make your move as smooth as possible. We caught up with estate agent Michael Jones to find out more. Tell us … Read more

Spotlight: MEET Quarter

Have you dined at MEET Quarter yet? Their mouth-watering menu makes this Ram Quarter eatery a must-try in Wandsworth. We caught up with manager Mel to find out more. Hey Mel, tell us a little about who you are and what you do. We are Meet Quarter, a European-inspired steakhouse who pride ourselves on the … Read more

Lidl’s new Southside store launch date revealed

Lidl GB has confirmed that its new Wandsworth store in Southside Shopping Centre will officially open on Thursday 13th June. The new store will open with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 8am attended by the Mayor of Wandsworth, Sana Jafri. The new store’s opening hours will be between 8am and 9pm throughout Monday to Saturday and … Read more

It’s coming home? Where to watch Euro 2024 in Wandsworth Town

The summer of sport begins with the UEFA Euro 2024 tournament in Germany, and you can catch all the action on the pitch right here in the heart of Wandsworth Town. BrewDogThis summer, football fans are invited to a beer with a view at BrewDog. With a projector showing all the Euro action, fans are invited … Read more

Coming soon: Wandsworth Mill’s waterside community

Over the weekend of 8 and 9 June, leading developer St George, part of Berkeley Group, is launching Wandsworth Mills – a new community on the banks of the River Wandle where history and modernity combine and where wellness takes centre stage. All of this, located in one of London’s greenest, most loved and most … Read more

Spotlight: Pippa Glendon-Doyle Acupuncture

We met with Pippa Glendon-Doyle, working mum and acupuncturist extraordinaire, to talk about her work and her calling to help the good people of Wandsworth find peace and balance. Hi Pippa! Tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do. I’m a mum to two boys, and when the youngest went … Read more

Hat-trick of store openings at Southside

Independent London-based eyecare specialists Eye Emporium have arrived at Southside, Wandsworth, making it the third new arrival at the shopping centre, following the upsize of Poundland and, high-street slime store, Gootopia, taking up permanent residency following the success off their pop-up. The new 1,169sq ft opticians will be the brand’s 13th store. With previous locations in … Read more

Old York Road Unplugged is coming

Wandsworth Town’s biggest and free community music event will return on Sunday 9 June. Save the date for Old York Road Unplugged. After an absolute scorcher in 2023, we have high hopes for this year’s event, but whatever the weather, we have a fantastic day in store for you. Unplugged 2024 will feature two live … Read more

Six covered padel courts are coming to Southside

Planning permission has been granted by Wandsworth Council for London-based Padel Social Club to create a new sports facility at Southside Shopping Centre. Padel Social Club and Southside Shopping Centre will transform the rooftop of the centre’s multi-storey carpark into a brand-new innovative sports and recreational space. Spanning two levels, the 30,000 sq ft bespoke … Read more

Weaving Out Waste exhibition at Southside

A new eco-conscious art exhibition is coming to Southside Shopping Centre. A flowing textile river, woven with recycled materials by hundreds of children from 32 Wandsworth primary schools will be exhibited on the first floor from Thursday 18 April until Wednesday 8 May. Led by Royal College of Art Fashion Design graduate and artist Caroline … Read more

Spotlight: E&H

There’s a new arrival in town, offering healthy and delicious snacks and beverages for all you guys and gals on the go. We caught up with founder and owner Evan to find out more. Hi Evan! Tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do. We are a takeaway smoothie and … Read more

Power of paint: Southside Shopping Centre seeks local artist

Southside Shopping Centre is searching for a local artist to create a community inspired masterpiece and have their work displayed in the heart of Wandsworth. The South West London retail destination is seeking a creative artist from Wandsworth to transform the brickwork at the centre’s busy throughfare at their West Entrance into a vibrant, colourful … Read more

On your bike! New Cycle Hub opens at Southside

Southside Shopping Centre has partnered with Spokesafe to open its new Cycle Hub. The Hub is designed for cyclists looking for a secure place to park their bike and will be accessible for the public to use 24/7. With 22 fully enclosed spaces for both bicycles and eBikes, the Cycle Hub provides visitors peace of … Read more

Spotlight: Jetts Wandsworth

Wandsworth, we know you love a good workout, so we’re getting you up close and personal with your local fitness studios. This week we met with Matthew Bishop, general manager of Jetts Wandsworth, to discuss their amazing facilities and flexible memberships. Hey Matthew, tell us a little bit about who you are and what you … Read more

Southside’s getting a £5m makeover

Southside Shopping Centre is investing in a new look this year. The Wandsworth Town retail centre will invest £5 million into a refresh programme, which will deliver new lighting, a new community space, and new entrances, with an arty twist. The changes come amidst some other new changes at Southside, including the development of a … Read more

Take part in the Wandsworth Town Easter Trail

The Easter Trail has arrived in Wandsworth Town and your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to team up with the Easter Bunny and save Easter! Download the We are Wandsworth Town app (available for iOS and Android) and start your adventure. Follow the Easter Bunny’s story, find the special markers at each … Read more

Spotlight: Ilia Panev Fitness

Fitness is at the heart of our community. I mean, just look at the incredible array of workout options in Wandsworth Town. Add to that list Ilia Panev, fitness coach. We caught up with him to find out more about what he does. Hey Ilia, tell us who you are and what you do. I’m … Read more