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Camden is perhaps best known for its markets, namely Buck Street Market, Camden Lock market, Inverness Street Market and Stables market. Camden Lock is the most popular and, although originally a craft market, it specialises in clothing, second hand clothing and jewellery.

Camden is a buzzing area and has an endless list of attractions for all to enjoy. London Zoo opened in 1828, although it was 1847 before it was open to the public, and today houses nearly 700 species of animal many of them rare breeds. The zoo is located in Regents Park which is also home to a lake, sports facilities and a variety of special gardens.

By night, Camden is still a buzzing community and the Electric Ballroom has played host to many well known rock bands, musicians and events the UK Air Guitar championships were held here in 2004. Other popular venues include the Devonshire Arms and The Black Cape. Centrally located, the borough of Camden boasts several underground stations and is also well placed for bus services too. The popularity of this thriving borough is reflected in its cost of living, with rented accommodation proving expensive.

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  Camden - Essential Info
Official name of borough:The borough of Camden
Local Government:Camden Council
Council Address:Camden Town Hall, Judd Street, London WC1H 9JE
Council email:info@camden.gov.uk
Council phone:020 7974 6866
Council website:www.camden.gov.uk
Population of Camden (est.):210661


  Areas in Camden
The following is a list of the main places, towns and areas in Camden:

Bloomsbury, Camden Town, Dartmouth Park, Fitzrovia, Gospel Oak, Hampstead, Highgate, Holborn, Kentish Town, Kings Cross, Kings Cross and St Pancras, Primrose Hill, Regents Park, Somers Town, South Hampstead, St Pancras, Swiss Cottage, Vale of Heath, West Hampstead.

  Camden Local Directory

Art and Culture in Camden

Art Galleries and Dealers   Cinemas   Museums   Photography  

Building and Construction in Camden

Architects   Cleaners   Electricians   Gas Installers  

Computers and Internet in Camden

Computer Retail   Domain Name Registration   Ecommerce   Hardware  

Consultancies in Camden

Advertising Agencies   Health and Safety Consultants   Legal Services   Management Consultants  

Education and Training in Camden

Adult and Continuing Education   Careers Guidance   Language Schools   Primary Schools  

Financial Services in Camden

Accountants   Banks and Building Societies   Cash ISAs   Credit Cards  

Food and Drink in Camden

Butchers   Cafes   Caterers   Cyber Cafes  

Health in Camden

Acupuncture   Dentists and Dental Practices   General Practitioners   Healthcare  

Jobs and Recruitment in Camden

Accounting and Finance Jobs   Banking and Financial Jobs   Building Jobs   Construction Jobs  

Legal Services in Camden

Barristers   Compensation Claims   Conveyancing   Insolvency Practitioners  

Media in Camden

Book Binders   Graphic Design Consultants   Music and Audio   News  

Motoring in Camden

Car Dealers   Car Rental   Car Repairs   Car Spares and Accessories  

Music and Entertainment in Camden

Artists   Bands   Brass Bands   Choirs  

Property and Accommodation in Camden

Bed and Breakfast   Chartered Surveyors   Estate Agents   Guest Houses  

Shopping and Retail in Camden

Antiques   Arts and Crafts Shops   Baby Products   Beauty and Cosmetics  

Travel and Tourism in Camden

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