Which London neighbourhoods will disappear next?

Which London neighbourhoods will disappear next?

Banglatown? Caribbean Brixton? All of Soho? The only certainty is that rising property prices and new transport links will drastically change areas we once took for granted

London shifts at what seems like a faster pace than ever before. Of course, this is mostly an illusion: if we think our changes are different, so did previous generations. This lack of perspective makes predicting the future next to impossible, but the temptation is equally difficult to resist. Based on emerging trends – the only basis for informed guesswork – we can expect some of what we take for granted about early 21st-century London to vanish over the next 30 years.

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Source: Guardian Transport

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