Situated within the London borough of Southwark and the setting of Muriel Spark’s ‘The Ballad of Peckham Rye’, Peckham is a valued area of South London and this blog will keep you up to speed on some of the fun and interesting things you can do there in August 2019!
A good high streets is often representative of its surrounding area. In the metropolis that is London, we see high streets everywhere. Some distinct, some not so distinct. When a high street is good though, it can easily be enough to encourage people to live in that area, or for locals to frequent it far more than they would normally to socialise or shop around. Here's a list of 7 of our favourite high streets in South London that we think are worth mentioning for their combination of: long history, architecture, community buzz, cultural standing, and...of course...their amazing independent businesses!