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Clapham Common

London, England
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A lovely space full of history

I visited Clapham Common because I had relatives who lived on the common in the nineteenth century... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Reconnoiterer
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Sydney, Australia
Madness House of Common Festival 2017 = Brilliant!

We went to the House of Common Festival hosted by Madness on bank holiday Monday and it was... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Whackerv23
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Spalding, United Kingdom
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“bandstand” (6 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Clapham Common because I had relatives who lived on the common in the nineteenth century. Also, because of its historical links to William Wilberforce and the Clapham Sect, the Abolition of Slavery and the reform of the Parliament. It is a beautiful setting...More

Thank Reconnoiterer
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We went to the House of Common Festival hosted by Madness on bank holiday Monday and it was fantastic from the minute we walked in. Usual security check were carried out but we didn't wait as long as we have at previous festivals and concerts...More

Thank Whackerv23
Reviewed 29 August 2017

As last year, fantastic weather, & brilliant music for the August bank holiday Monday! Great prices for the tickets, but the bar just takes the Mick!!!!!! Last year everyone complained because they were selling TUBORG (should be 'TOO-GROSS) for a fiver (£5) a can! Proper...More

Thank Bygeorge13
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I ran in the Enormous Elephant Run in June 2017 which took us all over Clapham Common. I had never visited Clapham Common before and was amazed how lovely it was. It was a sunny day when I ran and there were lots of different...More

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I ran in the 2016 Santa Dash here for GOSH in December. The event itself was pretty badly organised but in general the park itself was pretty, very scenic views, lots going on. It's a very nice park to have a afternoon stroll around for...More

Thank Perrycj
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We used to live near Clapham Common in 1958 - in fact a flat in a nearby street was our first married home! The common is large and well-kept, with a pond, play area, tea place, a pub (our old local, The Windmill), lots of...More

Thank JuneBug1939
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I went to Clapham Common to attend Madness' House of Commons event. I had to walk through the common to reach the event and could not get over how big the common was. I thoroughly enjoyed the walk and there was a cafe that I...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here for the Madness House of Common festival. Nice park for the event walked threw the park some nice areas around loved the bandstand.

Thank Malc6262
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Been there for SW4 festival and the size of the place together with the relaxed surroundings created a very positive experience even if lived together with other 20.000 people.

Thank Fabio M
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Acres of beautiful park, lakes and amazing countryside ... Lovely place just to 'chillax' especially when the sun is shining. Great to take a picnic and soak up the surroundings

Thank Cce2572
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