Overview of NW10

NW10 is located in NW. There are currently 145 NW10 reviews that give the area an average rating of 3.72 out of 5. The highest rated postcode in NW10 is NW10 1HJ with a rating of 4.06 from 54 reviews. NW10 8EP is the lowest rated postcode in NW10, with a rating of 3.34 from 38 reviews. Locals praised NW10, with comments such as, “There are soo many things to do in my area and I have no complaints at all”.
145 reviews near NW10

Excellent

29 reviews

20.0%

Very Good

61 reviews

42.1%

Average

43 reviews

29.7%

Disappointing

10 reviews

6.9%

Very Poor

2 reviews

1.4%

Most Positive

There are soo many things to do in my area and I have no complaints at all

By Liam d

Most Negative

it's very quiet at night... very depressing sometimes.

By mari

Felixstowe Rd, NW10 5SS
By Emma
Mediocre area.

More large green spaces and parks would be preferable. Ideally wardened parks as there are some 'open spaces' which are frequented more by people drinking heavily than families/children/elderly residents, who I expect feel intimidated in these areas. Teenagers also tend to congregate in groups of 20+ in these areas which I expect people find intimidating too. I don't necessarily think they're being anti social or misbehaving, but don't have any free/low cosy activities to participate in and appear to be from lower income families who may not be able to support them to participate in other social activities. Some of the area has been 'gentrified, in particular Kensal Rise, Kensal Green and Queens Park. There appears to be a great degree of racial tension in the area, particularly from the new arrivals. My partner is BAME and I find that the looks we get from white middle class individuals (actually, really only females) are negative/hostile, especially if in sports wear (we don't wear sports wear outdoors, other than for a jog etc, but I do find that if I wear looser running bottoms I get more hostile looks than if in yoga pants). There definitely seems to be some ethnic and assumed class elitism in the area. We don't tend to get these looks when in work wear or regular clothes. I get the impression that a lot of residents happily put black squares on their instagram, and think that they are woke because they proudly voted Labour and Remain, but would prefer the area to only be white and middle class. This can be particularly evident in local Facebook groups for the area. This does make me wonder whether there is some degree of imperialism with how openly pro-remain these residents are, as the current EU coordination rules mean that it's easy for EU migrants (mainly white people) to enter the UK, whereas people from outside of the European Economic Area (mainly BAME) have to jump through hoops to enter. Considering the racial microaggresions in the area, predominantly from white pro-remain residents, one can only assume that they would prefer white migrants to BAME migrants, and would prefer for them not to have equal access to enter the UK. Area is suitable for pets and children but parks and open spaces are lacking. There are a number of primary and secondary schools, but I don't believe any are particularly outstanding. Area is safe in comparison to other parts of London.

Transport

There are good transport links to the area. Kensal Green, Kensal Rise and Queens Park/South Kilburn are in travel zone 2, with easy access to two Overground routes (with multiple destinations) and the Bakerloo line. Se parts of NW10 are in Zones 3-4. Bus routes around Kensal Green and Kensal Rise, particularly those along Chamberlayne Road which travel down towards Ladbroke Grove are heavily congested at rush hours/school runs and have led to a great deal of complaints about idling cars/fumes, especially close to primary schools. The 18 bus is the only bus which serves large swathes of Harrow Road. More often than not it is too packed too collect commuters at rush hour, and it may take 2-3 buses to go past until one is able to board the 18 bus. The 18 bus is the most hopped onto bus according to hopper fare statistics. The 18 bus appears to have higher levels of anti social behaviour and non-compliant passengers. Further bus routes along the Harrow road would likely decrease the congestion on Chamberlayne Road, and increase availability of buses for those who board on Harrow Road. These issues seem to be resolved when the 452 and/or 52 buses are diverted from Chamberlayne Road to Harrow Road instead.

Community

There is limited anti social behaviour on my street. Most residents are older single people, including elderly residents, and young families and couples. I expect that there is an even mix of home owners and renters. There is limited traffic noise on my street, with exception of during football matches, where cars will often come down the roads repeatedly beeping horns. This doesn't happen often, I'd say a few weeks every 2 years (during EUFA and World Cup).

Amenities

Local amenities in the area are fair, but could be improved upon. There is a Nandos and two small Tesco stores in Kensal Rise, and a large Sainsburys in nearby Ladbroke grove. There are a number of nice Indian and Bengali restaurants on Chamberlayne Road. There was a popular independent coffee shop too, but this closed in late 2020 and has been replaced by Gail's bakery/coffee. There is a Costa coffee shop around a minutes walk from the Gail's. Other than Costa and Gail's, there are limited affordable sandwich shops/or cafes for healthy breakfasts/lunch. Arthur's is a popular 'greasy spoon cafe which has been established in the area for decades.

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Sterling Cl, NW10 2HD
By Liam d
There are soo many things to do in my area and I have no complaints at all

I think it’s a combination of everything to be honest trendy and traditional and it’s as safe as can be I’ve lived here my whole life and never I repeat never have been fearful of going outside or anything if anything I embrace the area I live in and enjoy the amazing activities we have seeing as we have access to a lot of different things.

Transport

The busses come at the latest every ten minutes which is very convenient and there’s loads around and we have access to trains as well.

Community

On our street we have a private park on our estate which is very good for any kids on the estate.

Amenities

We have loads of shops and Access to loads of different parks there’s fun for everyone and it is a safe area for everyone.

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Harlesden Rd, NW10 3RX
By mari
it's very quiet at night... very depressing sometimes.

it all seems fine. its nice to have the secondary school next to my garden. there is only sometimes some noise but its bearable

Transport

there is only one bus stopping next to my house. very poor connection with the city centre. no underground next to me.. thanks for this

Community

on my street there is families living. it's very quiet at night... very depressing sometimes. no friends close by... people are non social.

Amenities

hello there. I'm living at Harlesden but I'm missing big asda store. there is no restorant near me. very poor quality of shops. the closest shop is 10 min walk from home...

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Twyford Abbey Rd, NW10 7HA
By Sassasss
Very beautiful are

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Bispham Rd, NW10 7HB
By Aaaaaaa
high streets gets so busy

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Bispham Rd, NW10 7HB
By S
It’s very nice over all we can walk to park royal leasure centre

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Park Ave, NW10 7EU
By anonymous
Our aera mixed famly and sharing houses but its quiet nice and good

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Park Ave, NW10 7HU
By Gaagagga
It very quite at night which is good

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Park Royal, NW10 7FR
By JustSoph94
My area is trendy but lacks local small shops and coffee shops

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Community

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Amenities

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Park Royal, NW10 7FU
By Freemo
There is very suitable for families and people who wants a quite place

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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