Crown Lane – a Morden hidden treasure!

By Natalie Rickman My working day experience at Crown Lane Studio, as part of our 25th birthday celebrations – finding out about our members from the inside! John and Ruth Merriman, owners of Crown Lane Studio, kindly let me join them on a Tuesday afternoon, and...

The Art of Asking Why

By Victoria Nicol, Merton Chamber Chair “Have you ‘done’ the school books yet?”. It’s the song of September. Cover the school books! Label every conceivable item of school uniform. Make a dash to WH Smith before they run out of that super skinny tape that will fit...

A Day at Deen City Farm

Most owls don’t go “twit two”! A day at Deen City Farm By Joy Gerard Deen City Farm is one of London’s oldest City Farms. First established in 1978 on a plot of land where the Phipps Bridge Estate currently stands, it now lives on a 5-acre purpose built working farm...

Good Food, Good People, Good Times – My visit to CIPD

By Liz Alexander On Thursday 8th June I visited CIPD in Wimbledon as part of Merton Chamber of Commerce’s 25th anniversary celebrations. CIPD is the professional body for HR & People Development. All the Chamber staff were asked to visit a member of the Chamber of...

Our first WYPG event was a fantastic success!

By Natalie Rickman Thursday 29th June saw our first WYPG with Love Wimbledon and what a great event it was! Taking place at the vibrant and intimate Suburban Bar and Lounge in Wimbledon, 50 young professionals from Wimbledon and the surrounding areas came to network...