Twickenham is a suburban town in West London, England. It lies on the River Thames and is 10 miles (16 km) west-southwest of Charing Cross, 2 miles (3.2 km) south-east of Hounslow, and 2.6 miles (4.2 km) north-west of Kingston upon Thames. Historically portion of Middlesex, it has formed ration of the London Borough of Richmond on Thames in the past 1965. The population of the town, including its localities St Margarets and Whitton, was 62,148 as of 2011.
Twickenham has an extensive town centre and is well-known for inborn the house of rugby hold in England, with hundreds of thousands of viewers visiting Twickenham Stadium, the world’s largest rugby stadium, each year. The historic riverside area is well-known for its network of 18th-century buildings and pleasure grounds, many of which survive intact. This area has three grand era mansions subsequently public access: York House, Marble Hill and Strawberry Hill House. Another has been lost, that belonging to 18th-century aphoristic poet Alexander Pope. Among these is the Neo-Gothic prototype home of Horace Walpole which has unlimited its make known to a accumulate district, Strawberry Hill, and is linked past the oldest Roman Catholic academe in the country, St Mary’s University.