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Eating & Drinking

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March 9, 2021

144 On The Hill – serving up a feast to be enjoyed at home

Wander up the gorgeous Richmond Hill to gaze across the breathtaking vista of Richmond Meadows down to the river, perched just behind the Terrace, right…
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January 30, 2021

Stop going on diets – new eating habits with EatWright

Leonie Wright is a nutrition coach and the founder of EatWright a nutrition consultancy for women in Surrey. Leonie’s mission is to stop women from…
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January 28, 2021

Ezyvibes – the new meal plan that’s cooking up a storm

7 day free trial available, then just £9.99 a month Enjoy eating again with our delicious and easy-to-follow recipes.  Good food brings us together on…
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March 10, 2020

Del Posto – your favourite Italian

Del Posto has carved its place as St Margaret’s favourite Italian thanks to their  authentic and mouth-watering dishes, inspired by Italian home cooking. They aim…
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Hair & Beauty

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April 8, 2020

Semi Permanent Makeup – get new brows and eyeliner

Great brows don't happen by chance, they happen by appointment! Inna Bond at Newlife Aesthetics in SW20 is just the expert to give you a…
hairdressersLOVE LOCAL
December 3, 2019

Stephen Young Hair Salon

Stephen Young salon offers you an exceptional team of stylists , dedicated to giving you the best salon experience. We are hugely passionate about bringing…
hair & beautyhairdressersLOVE LOCALWimbledon
December 2, 2019

Thom Kirby Hair

David Thom and Victoria Kirby have a working relationship that spans 24 years and recently won runners-up at Natulique Colour Innovation Awards 2018 in London.The…
December 1, 2019


Kick back, chill out and leave looking fresh at your local Headcase Barbers in Wimbledon Village. Find us at 18 Ridgeway, SW19 4QN.  Free beer,…
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January 28, 2021

Dara Ford – contemporary bespoke tailoring for women

“There is no perfect size.  There is only the perfect fit.”Beautiful and perfectly fitted women’s tailoring can be yours without the stress and hassle of…
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February 12, 2020

Number Six

Number Six is an independent women's fashion boutique situated in the heart of Cobham, Surrey and run by fashion guru Sally Case The last year…
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December 19, 2019

JoJo Maman Bébé

JoJo Maman Bébé is the perfect place to pick up your great baby and kids’ products, as well as gorgeous children’s wear, toys and gifts.…
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July 7, 2023

AI revolutionising children’s education

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a transformative force with the potential to revolutionise how we learn and teach.…
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September 6, 2021

Little Sparks pre-school opens at Holy Cross Prep School

Holy Cross Prep School in Kingston looks forward to welcoming three- and four-year-old girls to the family this autumn. The new Little Sparks pre-school will…
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May 11, 2020

Mathnasium – Maths Tutoring For Children in Wimbledon & Online

Mathnasium is the local maths learning centre in Wimbledon helping children from ages 6 to 16 (Year 1 to Year 11) to achieve their full…
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April 20, 2020

HELEN JOSEPH – Experienced Local Private Tutor For Language Tuition

FOR TOP MARKS IN ANY LANGUAGE Regardless of whether your aim is to tick that box and get a 9 in GCSE, A* at A…
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December 6, 2019

WEDDING CAKES with award winning ROBIN GREEN

No matter what the occasion if you are looking to indulge your passion for a visually stunning and deliciously tasty cake, Robin creates beautiful designs…
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December 1, 2019

First Serve Caterers

Darling Editor chats to the dynamic and gorgeous Maria Jessiman on the joys of a family business.
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Travel & Stay

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February 20, 2024

Bath – the UK’s No. 1 Spa and Wellness City

Our editor recently spent a few days in Bath to preview the ReBalance Festival of Wellness, a three-week celebration of feel-good activities inspired by wellness.…
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January 31, 2024

Kickstart 2024 With An Exceptional Wellness Offering

For those looking to kickstart their 2024 wellbeing journey, Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts' international luxury portfolio of extraordinary spa and focused wellness experiences provides the perfect inspiration…
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May 26, 2023

10 stunning photos from Landscape Photographer of the Year

2023 will mark the 15th edition of Landscape Photographer of the Year – the UK’s most popular photography competition that celebrates the UK’s most stunning landscapes.   Britain’s…
LOVE LOCALplaces to staytravel & stay
March 10, 2020


With all the character of the 19th Century and all the comforts of the 21st, Hotel du Vin Wimbledon is a picture-perfect setting for every…
January 3, 2024

Here’s Why One In Twelve Give Up Fitness New Year Resolutions after One Day!

Happy New Year! Fitness goals are notoriously made to be broken, with a report by Live Rugby Tickets revealing that seven out of 10 (70%) give up on their…
March 11, 2020


Ray Stevens, British Olympian says, "Most people associate Martial Arts with increased physical fitness, strength and confidence. However less recognised, but no less important, is…
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January 18, 2020

The Warehouse Gym

No joining fees & flexible contracts. Here at The Warehouse Gym, our main aim is to deliver the premium quality of London gyms toSurrey and…
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January 18, 2020

Pamela Mpishi Personal Trainer

My name is Pam, a personal trainer with 25 years experience in weight loss coaching. I have had great success  teaching people to lose weight…
health & wellnessWELLNESS
December 19, 2023

The Innovative Tea Brand With Heart, Making Gifting Easy This Christmas

Persian Apothecary is the innovative, independent loose tea brand telling stories through its unique blends. A tea collection inspired by the richness and complexity of Iran. A…
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July 18, 2023

Tips for peaceful sleep, experts reveal ‘finger breathing’ can help

Between the cost of living crisis reportedly affecting 8 out of 10 UK citizens’ mental health, and 1 in 3 reportedly suffering from insomnia. Many people are…
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June 9, 2023

Debunking female nutrition: what should we be eating and why?

By Freya Gascoigne Whether it’s loading up on kimchi and kefir for gut health, or guzzling down green powder for glowing skin, TikTok has catapulted viral…
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February 28, 2023

The wonders of Tango – so much more than just a dance

Tango medicine, a special, soulful journey by Chichi Amatodo of The Loving Collaborative There is a side to Tango you may not know. Civil Rights…
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November 17, 2020

Romance of Rust – a Love Affair with Classic Cars

In the corner of London’s quirkiest destination for classic and super cars lie Romance of Rust, a multi-award-winning restoration business. We spoke to its founder…
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July 8, 2020

Jo & Co Property Management

About Jo & Co Property Management in Wimbledon The founder of Jo & Co Property Management is Jo herself. Jo first got into property at…
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April 20, 2020

TO FURLOUGH OR NOT TO FURLOUGH Clare Chappell unpicks the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

On Monday 20 April 2020 the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme portal went live. As of mid-afternoon, it had only crashed about four times, which is…
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January 18, 2020

Scrubbing for 25 years

Founded nearly 25 years ago by Catherine Green, who still owns and runs CG Scrubbers today. Trademark 'Scrubbers' awarded in 1989 - has now become…
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Homes & Gardens

HELP AT HANDhome & gardensinteriors
June 4, 2021

Cushions and Christmas stockings with a conscience by Oath Home

Much more than a cushion Sustainable cushions and luxury home furnishings supporting homeless children from Oath Home this Christmas. Waste is pointless. Waste is… well……
art & home interiorsHOME & LEISUREinteriorsLOVE LOCALWimbledon
March 2, 2020

Art for residential homes and business interiors

ARTFULLY SORTED sources art for residential homes and business interiors. We offer our expertise in finding that finishing touch to your walls, sourced either from our portfolio of…
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January 18, 2020

Scrubbing for 25 years

Founded nearly 25 years ago by Catherine Green, who still owns and runs CG Scrubbers today. Trademark 'Scrubbers' awarded in 1989 - has now become…
art & home interiorshome & gardensLOVE LOCAL
January 18, 2020

Lomas Property Partners

Finding and purchasing the best property in this area is extremely competitive and time-consuming, not to mention a costly exercise.  Successfully acquiring the best property takes…
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March 27, 2020

Wags in Style

Professional Dog Grooming Salon Dog grooming, pet sitting and puppy visits We are Zoi & Bill, dog groomers, having 20 years experience in dog grooming,…
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December 6, 2019


Based in Kingston, we are a small, family-run business founded on good old fashioned values of helpful customer service and quality products. With thirty minutes…
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