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Henrietta Thompson Notting Hill

Watch and share Henrietta’s personal London Story and discover the unique mix of film, fashion, style and music on offer in Notting Hill. A shopping heaven, you’ll find everything from bargain vintage T-shirts to bespoke glassware on sale. The area has a buzzing energy and is home to the Notting Hill Carnival. London nurtures creativity and Henrietta explains what is attracting a new generation of award-winning talent to the city.

About Notting Hill and Portobello Road Market

Portobello Road has been a market since the 1800s but became particularly famous for its antiques in the 1950s. Now there are numerous stalls offering everything from fruit and bread to posters, clothes, ceramics and music.

Easily accessible from Notting Hill Gate, Ladbroke Grove and Westbourne Park tube station and by bus routes servicing Ladbroke Grove and Notting Hill Gate. Main market days are Friday and Saturday with a smaller market running Monday to Thursday. An exciting day out for all the family.

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