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Harrow occupies a large suburban area north-west of the capital. Harrow on the Hill is the most unique area with its pretty, winding High Street, historical school buildings and lanes of cottages perched on the hillside. In the town centre you will find pockets of Victorian terraces and modern flats. On the southern slopes of the hill there are large, detached Edwardian houses on spacious plots in private roads.
Activities in Harrow
The Harrow Arts Centre in Uxbridge Road, in nearby Hatch End, is housed in a listed Edwardian former school hall and stages a varied programme of plays, musicals, youth and school theatre productions, jazz, dance, children’s events, comedy, films and exhibitions. The nearest council-owned swimming facilities are at Harrow Leisure Centre in Christchurch Avenue, which has a 33-metre pool and a training pool.
Shopping in Harrow
There are two huge shopping centre’s in Harrow town centre; St Ann’s & St George’s. They feature shops such as Marks & Spencer, Primark, TK Maxx, Wilkinson, River Island and Next. Additionally St George’s houses a 9-Screen Vue cineplex.
Restaurants in Harrow
Harrow is food lovers heaven. It features a number of restaurants and takeaways that serves food from all over the world. Some of our most popular choices are Nando’s, Pizza Express, Taste of China, Miriam’s Munchies and Frankie & Benny’s.
Harrow is also home to a number of family run cafeterias which have some of the finest coffee’s and desserts.
Schools in Harrow
Almost all of Harrow’s primary & secondary schools are judged ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. Below we have listed the schools in and around Harrow along with their Ofsted ranking. Click on the school ‘name’ to see important facts and figures about the school such as:
• Ofsted Report
• Number of pupils
• Age Range
• Pupil/Teacher Ratio
• % of Pupils achieving Level 4 or Level 5 in maths, reading and writing
• Happiness Rating
• Average Point Score for Key Stage 2
• Boarding Type
• Scholarship Status
• Pupils first language not English