A visit to North London


North London

North London is the north component of London, England. It is also typically used in contrasts with Central London, East London and West London.

The River Thames divides Greater London into 2 components. The northern component includes most of the London historic main locations consisting of the City, the East End and the West End; and the majority of the London Underground network.

This location is made up of the City of London and the London boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Brent, Camden, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Newham, Redbridge, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, and Westminster. The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames consists of areas on both sides of the River Thames.

In 1965 Camden, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Tower Hamlets and Westminster were marked Inner London boroughs and Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Enfield, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Newham, Redbridge and Waltham Forest were designated Outer London boroughs.

The City of London is a district of London. The City made up many of London from its settlement by the Romans in the 1st century AD to the Middle Ages, however the conurbation has since expanded far past its borders. As the City's borders have actually remained almost unmodified considering that the Middle Ages, it is now only a tiny part of the metropolis, though it remains a notable part of main London. The City holds city status in its own right, and is also a separate ceremonial county.

All locations of England have trains encountering London. Trains from the North enter Euston, St Pancras Station and King's Cross Station. Liverpool Street Station serves locations to the East of London. Trains from the West come into Paddington Station. These stations were developed in Victorian times but have undergone recent renovation.


Royal Courts of JusticeNorth London has the Royal Courts of Justice where contentious employment law and indeed all areas of common law are debated by notable barristers. North London has local legal experts such as renowned divorce solicitors in Hendon. The Employment Tribunal Appeal Court is situated at Blackfriars and hears contentious cases of employment law.

Vacationers have a superb choice of places to check out consisting of galleries such as the Bank of England Museum, the British Postal Museum and the British Museum.

There are splendid parks including the Chelsea Physic Garden, Richmond Park and Hampstead Heath.

Air travels from into London arrive at Heathrow Airport, Gatwick and Stansted Airport. Those in London use these airports to visit far off places like the Taj Mahal. The Piccadilly Line links Heathrow to Central London and Southgate. North London is likewise served by the Northern Line with trains from Edgware, Barnet and Finchley into the West End of London and the City.

North London has well-known football rivalry in between Tottenham Hotspurs and Arsenal. Middlesex County Cricket Club dip into Lords.

North London is a photographers paradise whether one is taking stills or video. There are wonderful hotels such as the Tower Hotel by Tower Bridge and close the HMS Belfast. The west end of London is noted for its movie theaters including the Harold Pinter Theatre, the Gielgud movie theater and the London Palladium. There are many cinemas with the latest 3D Movies.


Property prices in North London are extremely high. Roof space conversions in Middlesex are particularly popular to provide additional space in domestic and commercial properties. The author lives in London and finds endless places to visit.