WBF17 Programme Final - page 73

As well as boasting some of the finest
schools in the country – three Prime
Ministers were educated here –Wimbledon
also hosts the riding stables, Wimbledon
Film Studios, NewWimbledon Theatre,
Polka Theatre and, of course, the Wombles.
Wimbledon has been home tomany
noteable literary figures, including Ford
Madox Ford, Robert Graves, Georgette Heyer,
Jane Gardam, Michelle Paver, Raymond
Briggs and Penny Vincenzi. Musicians Jamie
T and stars of bands Mumford & Sons and
Bastille also grew up here.
ABOUT
WIMBLEDON
HOME OF WIMBLEDON BOOKFEST
Wimbledon - home of the
Tennis Championships,
Wimbledon Common
and the restaurant - rich
Wimbledon Village - is
one of the most
desirable parts of
London in which
to live, love and learn.
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