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Walton-on-Thames is a town on the River Thames in the Elmbridge borough of Surrey. The town is centred 15.3 miles (24.6 km) south west of Charing Cross and is between the towns of Weybridge and Molesey. Its waterside has the Thames Path National Trail between Sunbury Lock and Shepperton Lock. Its own localities include Ashley Park and Field Common. Its station on the South West Main Line has proven important to its development — its services run with a minimum of two stops before London Waterloo station. The town is divided into four wards and is a local hub in terms of retail and services.