Wembley


Wembley

infobox UK place
country = England
map_type = Greater London
region = London
population =
official_name = Wembley
os_grid_reference = TQ175855
latitude = 51.5560
longitude = -0.3042
london_borough = Brent
post_town = WEMBLEY
postcode_district = HA0, HA9
postcode_area = HA
dial_code = 020
constituency_westminster = Brent North

Wembley is an area located in North-West London, England which forms the northern part of the London Borough of Brent. It is located 8 miles (13 km) north-west of Charing Cross.

Wembley is the location of the English national football stadium, Wembley Stadium, and the Wembley Arena, a major concert venue. The area has been called the most diverse in the UK, with large populations of Asian, Afro-Caribbean, African, Irish, South American and Eastern European people [http://neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=5942241&c=wembley&d=14&e=15&g=328291&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1207501094578&enc=1&dsFamilyId=47] . It is also home to Fountain Studios where hit shows such as The X Factor & Britain's Got Talent are filmed. Despite having the stadium and large economic benefits that come with it (such as many four star hotels), Wembley is considered to be one of the poorest areas in West London.

Notable people

* Keith Moon of The Who.
* Lady Sovereign (Louise Amanda Harman) - [http://www.ladysovereign.com/]
* Upen Patel, a Bollywood actor.
* Robin Patel, a Bollywood actress.
* Tom Cruise, a Famous Hollywood actor

Transport and locale

Wembley town centre

[http://www.wembleytown.com Wembley town centre] Wembley is a very busy area with many cultures and religions. Wembley has many attractions such as Wembley Stadium, Wembley Arena and many more.

Nearby places

* Alperton
* Wembley Park
* Stonebridge Park
* Neasden
* Harlesden
* Kingsbury
* Willesden

Nearby stations

* National Rail
** North Wembley (London Overground, LU Bakerloo Line)
** Stonebridge Park (London Overground, Bakerloo)
** Wembley Central (London Overground, Bakerloo, Southern)
** Wembley Stadium (Chiltern Railways)
** Sudbury and Harrow Road (Chiltern)

* London Underground
** Wembley Park, Metropolitan and Jubilee Lines
** Preston Road, Metropolitan Line
** Wembley Central, Bakerloo Line
** North Wembley, Bakerloo Line
** Stonebridge Park, Bakerloo Line

Education

Senior

* [http://www.alperton.brent.sch.uk/ Alperton Community School]
* [http://www.whtc.co.uk Wembley High Technology College]
* [http://www.pmanor.brent.sch.uk/ Preston Manor High School]
* [http://brentclc.com/ Preston Manor City Learning Centre]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-10?open Copland]

Junior

* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-79?open Wembley Manor Junior School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-78?open Wembley Manor Infant School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-62?open Park Lane Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-68?open St Joseph's R.C Infant School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-69?open St Joseph's R.C Junior School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-29?open Elsley Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-48?open Oakington Manor Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-63?open Preston Park Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-25?open Chalkhill Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/MMBT-6YLHTQ?open Willow Children's Centre]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/MMBT-6TCC39?open Wembley Primary school]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-24?open Byron Court Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-21?open Barham Primary School]
* [http://www.brent.gov.uk/Educ.nsf/vwalldocs/SCHDOC-76?open Sudbury Primary School]
* [http://www.lyonparkjuniors.org.uk/ Lyon Park Junior School]
* [http://www.lyonparkjuniors.org.uk/ Lyon Park Infant School]


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