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    Hi Everyone,
    I am an American PG student studying Intelligence and Int'l Security in the Department of War Studies. I am primarily interested in living "off-campus" and not in University accomodation. I've been doing some research, as well as speaking with anyone I can regarding areas to avoid, good places to live, etc., etc. Below is the list that I've compiled.

    Places for Recommended Living:

    • Greenwich
    • Deptford
    • Angle
    • Farrington
    • Camden/ Islington
    • Notting Hill Gate
    • Kensington
    • Chelsea
    • Fulham
    • West Kensington
    • Hammersmith
    • Sheperds Bush
    • Wandswortyh
    • Clapham
    • Balham
    • Stoke Newington
    • Mile End
    • Bethnal Green
    • Maida Vale

    Good Areas for Young Professionals/ Students:

    • Islington
    • Fulham
    • Putney
    • Wandsworth
    • Battersea
    • Clapham
    • Balham
    • Streatham
    • East Dulwich
    • The Docklands
    • Tower Bridge
    • Borough
    • East End around Aldgate
    • Shoreditch
    • Bethnal Green

    Places to Avoid:

    • Harlesden
    • White City
    • Stockwell
    • Camberwell
    • Brixton
    • Peckham
    • New Cross
    • Woolwich
    • Elephant and Castle
    • Canning Town
    • Hackney


    Thanks, everyone.

    Nothing wrong with Stockwell or Brixton.
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