Hounslow in South West London encompasses the area from Heathrow Airport out to Chiswick. This borough offers something for everyone as it covers some very cosmopolitan areas right through to the countryside. There are excellent links direct from Heathrow Airport’s underground station through 3 stations in Hounslow to Central London. In addition Hounslow also has an overground station which operates regular trains straight to Waterloo Station in approximately 40 minutes. So if you’re thinking about teaching jobs in Hounslow, you can really have the best of both worlds.
Hounslow Council are also dedicated to developing their already thriving arts scene and if this captures your interest then definitely check out The Bush Theatre hailed as the “biggest small theatre in London” and Watermans which not only offers up-to-date cinema but also live theatre and exhibitions. Other excellent Art venues include Redlees Studios.
Hounslow also has excellent links to the surrounding areas of Richmond, home to Kew Gardens and Twickenham, most famous for its rugby stadium which hosts many of the big games, concerts and more throughout the year.
It also has excellent parks for lazy Sunday strolls. Among these are Dukes Meadow and the grounds surrounding the magnificent Chiswick House , and if animals are your thing then checking out the Hounslow Urban Farm is a must!