PostCode District E1, E2, EC1, EC2
Borough London Borough of Hackney and Tower Hamlets
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Shoreditch is an area in Central and East London, both within the London Borough of Hackney and Tower Hamlets, England. Neighbouring parts of Tower Hamlets are sometimes also perceived as part of the area.

Shoreditch is the location of the Boundary Estate, Fairchild Place, Mark Street Gardens, The Whitechapel Threads and the Shoreditch Church.

Today[edit | edit source]

Shoreditch is one of London’s most creative neighbourhoods,[1], and is host to a number of bars and night clubs,[2] and is an important location for the history of Christianity in England.[3]

Transport[edit | edit source]

London Buses provides all local bus services across the district: routes 8, 135, 205, 388, N8 and N205 on Great Eastern Street and Bishopsgate; routes 26, 35, 47, 48, 67, 78 and N26 on Shoreditch High Street; and routes 55, 149, 242, 243 and N55 on Old Street.

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