London, is a town inside the borough of Richmond Upon Thames.
Located just eight miles from Charing Cross the town is popular with
commuters thanks to its good transport links.
Richmond lies south of the River Thames and has the famous Richmond
Bridge in addition to several other outstanding places of beauty.
Richmond Theatre is a fantastic Victorian theatre that has been used
in several recent films including The Hours. Professional touring
companies now use the theatre with regular plays and musicals are
performed in the theatre.
The Rolling Stones played many early gigs at The Station Hotel pub
in Richmond. Other bands with connections to Richmond include The
Who (who had a studio in the city) while plenty of bands have played
at the Eel Pie Island venue.
Richmond has been the home to many notable residents throughout its
history including Henry VIII, David and Richard Attenborough, Bamber
Gascoigne, Mick Jagger, Jerry Hill, Richard E Grant, Pete Townsend
and Richard Ashcroft.
Richmond Park is a large park and woodland that is just one of the
many examples of popular accessible open spaces in Richmond. Other
fine examples include the Old Deer Park, Terrace Gardens and Kew
Richmond has quite a small town centre. Hill Street and George
Street are the many focal areas of the town with several small
alleyways and roads running off them. Several established shops like
House of Fraser and Marks and Spencer have retail spaces in the town
as well as many smaller scale units.
Richmond has excellent train links including Richmond Station on the
District Line. The North London Line also runs to Staines, Reading,
Wimbledon and Weybridge. Other nearby stations include North Sheen
Railway Station, Kew Gardens Station and St Margaret's Railway
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