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7 very London ways to get around Wimbledon this summer

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It’s always a good time for tennis, but there’s no time as perfect for it in London than summer – because, Wimbledon! The tournament of all tournaments sees the world’s top tennis player descend on London for all the good stuff until one of them outdoes them all. Wanna watch the carnage? Of course you do. Wanna eat tennis-themed desserts? Who doesn’t. Here’s where to go in London: The Colton Arms in West Kensington From 1-14 July, they’re doing a picnic hamper equipped with everything to make the day extra special, like salt beef Scotch eggs, fennel and apricot sausage rolls; artichoke, sun blushed tomato and goats cheese pasties; smoked chalk stream trout, cream cheese and cucumber sandwiches; topped off with a traditional mini Eton mess. Get it for £25 – to pre-order your hamper for collection please call 0203 757 8050 or email info@thecoltonarms.co.uk – you can even drop by in person The Hayden in Notting Hill The movie didn’t do this joint enough justice, so head to The Hayden in Notting Hill to try The Ace cocktail. It’s all about a combination of Eristoff vodka, Midori, sweet & sour mix, topped with egg white and a cucumber ribbon garnish. The pub will also be screening the tournament, so you never have to miss a match. get it for £10.50 from 1-14 July. The Waterway in Maida Vale They’re putting on ‘The Smash’ cocktail, a delicious blend of crushed fresh strawberries shaken with Beefeater Gin, velvet falernum, coconut water, lime juice, monin grenadine and cream. Yum! Get it for £9 from 1-14 July. Brasserie Blanc all over London They’ve made a Strawberry Smash dessert… Read More