A little bit of history
The Olympic Games were held at Shepherds Bush in 1908.
Need to know
Shepherds Bush has strong musical links, with The Clash forming in the area. Residents have included members of punk bands The Slits and The Sex Pistols, whilst The Who's Roger Daltrey lived on Percy Road.
The Westfield shopping centre at Shepherds Bush is the largest of its kind in Europe. You'll also find a second shopping centre called West 12. Blythe Road and Askew Road are home to many smaller independent shops, including the mouthwatering Betty Blythe Fine Food Pantry and the famous Ginger Pig.
THE WESTFIELD SHOPPING CENTRE AT SHEPHERDS BUSH IS THE LARGEST OF ITS KIND IN EUROPE.