Where is the city of Fulham in London?
Fulham (/ ˈfʊləm /) is an area of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham in southwest London, England, 3.6 miles (5.8 km) southwest of Charing Cross. It lies on the north bank of the River Thames, between Hammersmith and Kensington and Chelsea, facing Wandsworth, Putney and Barn Elms and the London Wetland Centre in Barnes.
Is Fulham in the Premier League?
Fulham Football Club (/ˈfʊləm/) is a professional association football club based in Fulham, West London, England. Founded in 1879, they currently compete in the Premier League, the top tier of English football, following their promotion from the EFL Championship in the 2017–18 season.
What is Fulham famous for?
Fulham is famous for its football and is the home to Fulham FC. Craven Cottage Stadium has been home to Fulham FC since 1896 with their biggest rivals Chelsea just a stone’s throw away at Stamford Bridge Stadium, Fulham Road. To make the most of past and present visit the Fulham Palace and Gardens and book onto a guided tour.
Where do Fulham fans come from?
Fulham fans have traditionally come from the Fulham and Hammersmith areas, and also from other areas in South-West London, such as Putney, Richmond, Sutton and Worcester Park. In July 2012, the club website asked supporters using Facebook and Twitter to pick their best FFC Premier League XI from 2001 to the present.
Is there a list of famous Fulham fans?
famous fans One of our Friends of Fulham, Chopper, has taken the time to put together the definitive list of famous Fulham Fans. For years the list was published on his blog - the Hammy End Chronical, unfortunatly due to other commitments Chopper has closed this blog and we have therfore taken on the task of maintaining the list.
What is there to do in the Fulham area?
Fulham is home to great restaurants, with River Café setting the bar high, along with an eclectic mix of designer shops, quaint cafés and a medieval palace. Its location close to the river means it’s an ideal place for waterfront walks and picnics. Just watch out for football fans flocking to watch Chelsea play at home.
What are some interesting facts about Fulham?
The Darracq Motor Engineering Company of Townmead Road, became aircraft manufacturers in Fulham for the Airco company, producing De Havilland designs and components for the duration of the war. William Crathern, the composer, was organist at St Marys Church, West Kensington, when it was still known as North End.
Is Fulham a good place to live?
Whether you want to travel overground or underground, Fulham is a great place to be if you’re happy to hop on a tube or bus. Fulham is home to no less than six underground stations – Putney Bridge, Parsons Green, West Brompton, West Kensington, Hammersmith and Fulham Broadway – all of which are within zone 2.