Frequency of work

New primary schools have been opened in the borough to tackle the rise in population therefore you will discover a varied range and good frequency of teaching work in the area.

Cost of accommodation

In 2016, Hillingdon was rated as the tenth most affordable London borough to live in.

Transport links

Hillingdon is a London Underground station in North Hillingdon in the London Borough of Hillingdon, west London. It is on the Uxbridge branch of the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines, between Ickenham and Uxbridge in Travelcard Zone 6.

Vibe, type of people that live there

Immortalised by Sir John Betjeman as Metroland, the borough has preserved many of its attractive village centres, and offers a real taste of the traditional English countryside, in spite of being only 30 minutes train journey from central London.


These 2,626 streets are home to over 332 featured venues, which include 58 restaurants, 174 shops, 7 attractions, 3 clubs and pubs and 23 leisure venues.

Why choose Hillingdon?

Hillingdon is London’s least densely populated borough, with a large tract of Green Belt land that includes over 800 acres of woodland. It’s affordable, has a good range of schools and it’s great for sport. The Colne Valley, once part of the Grand Union Canal and a major trade route, is now a beautiful spot for walking, fishing and birdwatching.


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