Tonbridge is a vibrant market town famous for its pretty castle and River Medway, and sits about 5 miles north of Tunbridge Wells. Like Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge is very popular for the commuter family, as London can be reached in around 43 minutes from the mainline station, and there are some excellent schools such as Tonbridge School and Tonbridge Grammar School for Girls . The A21 is located on the edge of the town which links the M25. Fantastic shopping facilities can be found on the High Street and at North Farm. Tonbridge boasts some great pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants. There are also some great parks, gyms and sports centres.