What area is SE17?
SE17 is the postcode district in South East London incorporating the areas of Walworth, Newington and is covered by the Southwark local authority.
Is Walworth London safe?
Walworth has a high violent crime rate and a high property crime rate for London.
Where in London is SE16?
SE16 is the postcode district in South East London incorporating the areas of Rotherhithe, Bermondsey (part), Surrey Quays and is covered by the Southwark, Lewisham local authorities.
What zone is Southwark?
Southwark is a London Underground station in the London Borough of Southwark at the corner of Blackfriars Road and The Cut. It is between Waterloo and London Bridge stations on the Jubilee line, and is in Travelcard Zone 1.
Is Deptford a nice area?
It’s pretty grimy and run down but there are lots of small galleries, bars, art studios as well as nice traditional pubs around. Lots of Goldsmiths arts students live around there.
Is Peckham safe?
Historically Peckham didn’t have the best reputation for safety, but this is largely outdated now. The regeneration of the area has contributed greatly to lowered crime rates and increased safety. Few tourists make it out as far as Peckham and so there’s little to no petty crime.
Why is Elephant and Castle so named?
1 Elephant & Castle gets its name from a long-since-gone pub popular with ivory merchants in the 18th century. The area began life as two villages, Walworth and Newington, which were set among market gardens and fields. 3 In the 1800s there was a zoo in the area called the Royal Surrey Zoological Gardens.
What postcode is Peckham?
Area Information for Peckham Rye, Southwark, London, SE15 3JB. Peckham Rye in Southwark is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Peckham Rye ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Camberwell and Peckham.