The district of Lewisham is situated in the borough of Lewisham and includes the areas of Hither Green, Lewisham and Lady Well.
Known for being one of the youngest and most ethnically diverse areas in UK, with a large Afro-Caribbean Community, it is also one of the most affordable boroughs of London. It benefits from open spaces of Blackhealth and Hithergreen nature serve as well as recent developments of its arts scene and sporting facilities. The Lewisham Hospital is famous for being specialized in maternity and pediatrics.
Lewisham’s top attractions:
- Horniman Museum, surrounded by attractive gardens, has something for everyone, and is a great alternative to the Natural History Museum.
- Riverdale shopping centre, visited by nearly 240,000 people every week
In terms of transport, the area is served by DLR’s Lewisham Station and Elverson Road, and other Railways Stations as Ladywell and Hither Green
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