Northwick Park

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Northwick Park
Northwick Park is located in Greater London
Northwick Park
Northwick Park
Northwick Park shown within Greater London
Population12,811 (2011 Census. Ward)[1]
OS grid referenceTQ162877
London borough
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHARROW
Postcode districtHA1
Dialling code020
EU ParliamentLondon
UK Parliament
London Assembly
List of places
51°34′30″N 0°19′29″W / 51.5750°N 0.3248°W / 51.5750; -0.3248Coordinates: 51°34′30″N 0°19′29″W / 51.5750°N 0.3248°W / 51.5750; -0.3248

Northwick Park is an area in northwest London, which forms part in the London Borough of Brent. It is most notable for Northwick Park Hospital, a major NHS hospital. St Mark's Hospital is also on this site.

The name Northwick Park is also the name of a large green park located in the area.

Playgolf Northwick Park is a major golf course located in Harrow, which has been voted number one 9-hole golf course in the UK in 2009 by National Golfers Magazine.

Transport and locale[edit]


Route Start End Operator
182 Harrow Weald Brent Cross Metroline
186 Northwick Park Hospital Brent Cross Metroline
223 Harrow Wembley London United
483 Harrow Ealing Hospital Metroline
H9/H10 Circular Harrow H9: clockwise Harrow H10: anticlockwise London Sovereign
H14 Northwick Park Hospital Hatch End London Sovereign
H18/H19 Circular Harrow H18: clockwise Harrow H19: anticlockwise London Sovereign
N18 Trafalgar Square Harrow Weald Metroline


Northwick Park Station (Metropolitan line)


In popular culture[edit]

  • Northwick Park is the setting for the Channel 4 situation comedy "Green Wing"[1]. Most of the filming for the series was carried out in the working hospital rather than on sound stages. This means that the series has a far more authentic feel than many other programmes set in hospitals. Additionally a number of ordinary, unsuspecting members of the public can be spotted in the background clearly unaware of the filming that is going on.
  • Northwick Park Hospital also featured as the outdoor location for the hospital in which Sybil Fawlty was admitted for an ingrowing toenail in the Fawlty Towers episode "The Germans".


  1. ^ "Brent Ward population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 20 October 2016.