Moving to Richmond Upon Thames?
Updated: Jan 5, 2020
"For the fifth year in a row, Richmond upon Thames has been voted the happiest place to live in London. However, this year some surprising boroughs are not far behind. " ES Homes and Property
The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames is in south-west London. It was created in 1965 when three smaller council areas joined together.
The River Thames runs for over 10 miles through the borough, linking Hampton Court Palace, Richmond Town Centre and Kew Gardens with London. Richmond has historic houses, theatres, museums, galleries, exhibits and town centres bursting with life.
Parks take up a great deal of the borough, and include Richmond Park, Bushy Park, Kew Gardens, and Hampton Court Park. There are over 100 parks and open spaces within its boundary and 140 hectares are designated as part of the Metropolitan Green Belt. London.Gov
"Richmond is situated 10 miles southwest of Central London and can be accessed by tube, train, bus, car, bike, boat and foot. With easy access and a world to see and do, Richmond upon Thames provides the perfect getaway." Visit Richmond