Information, listings and links for Kingston upon Thames

The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is 10 miles south west of London and 9 miles from Heathrow. The ancient town centre sits on a beautifully picturesque stretch of the River Thames with Hampton Court Palace, Bushy Park and Richmond Park as close neighbours. Kingston is famous for its royal history, shopping, restaurants including the recently developed Riverside, The Rose Theatre and University.

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Jellyfish: A beautiful and entrancing portrait of the bond between a father, a son and a jellyfish. Unmissable theatre from the International Youth Arts Festival. Get your tickets

Coming up at The Langdon Down Centre

Soul Train Vinyl Thursday 3rd Thursday of every month from 8pm At Acorn 20

Third Thursday of each month is comedy night @bishopkingston

Ravens Ait Summer BBQs June 5 & 19,  July 3, 10, 17 & 31,  August 7 & 21, September 11 & 18


Restaurants in Kingston

Kingston Markets

Markets in Kingston


The Bentall Centre in Kingston

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Find out what’s on in Kingston upon Thames including events theatre, music, dance and comedy. For links to theatres, cinemas etc use the navigation at the top of page. What’s on in Kingston



Kingston is a great mix of big brand names, designer shops and independents. Big enough to make a day of it and accessible with pedestrianised areas, good transport links and parking. Find out more



Recently developed Kingston Riverside (next to Kingston Bridge) is a lively hub of cafes, restaurants and pubs including Cote, Bill’s, Woody’s, Steins and Comptoir Libanais. Find out more



Fitness in Kingston is one of our most visited pages here on Kingston Online. Kingston has a huge array of fitness options from tennis to Tai Quon Do. Take a look at what’s on offer. Sports & Fitness

Kingston Places

Residents, past and present sharing memories of living in Kingston and close by.


Kingston schools & homes

Memories of schools and children’s homes in Kingston upon Thames

School memories

Famous Kingston

Famous residents past and present, film locations and more.

Famous of Kingston