Uxbridge is a suburban town at the west end of the metropolitan line in the London borough of Hillingdon. It’s town centre has 2 shopping malls, and a large selection of high street restaurants, cafes and retail outlets that serve both residents and the population at Brunel university, whose main campus is situated just a 20 minute walk away from the town centre. Uxbridge is well resourced for the families and students living there with plenty of local amenities and things to do. There are 2 gyms in the town centre as well as the Hillingdon Sports and leisure complex less than one mile east of the underground station which has an indoor and outdoor pool. Fassnidge park, skate park and allotments are just west of the town centre near Fray’s river, and several other parks and gardens in Uxbridge and nearby Hillingdon provide plenty of opportunity for outdoor recreation and access to open green space for residents.