Walthamstow is a diverse community, where people from all over the world live together. It’s is a vibrant place to live with so much to do and a real sense of community.
The famous Walthamstow market, which began in 1885, is still going strong five days a week. It’s lined with shops from independent and big chains – and it’s a great focal point for the community.
Walthamstow is also a major centre in London's grime music scene. Whatever your interests there’s loads to do in Walthamstow. If you’re a culture fan you’ll enjoy the William Morris and Vestry museums. There are also lots of small, characterful places to go for a drink or a bite to eat. And if you love green spaces, explore Lloyd Park, one of the capital’s most beautiful open spaces.