West Ham is a district in the borough of Newham, which is in East London. The area was a major industrial zone before being converted into an important residential area of the city. Well known for its football team, West Ham United FC, it is close to a number of sights, attractions and places of interest, such as Trinity Buoy Wharf, the O2 Walkway and Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park.
West Ham has many stores and serviced offices, with a diverse range of businesses operating within the area. In addition to the usual mix of retailers, convenience stores, doctors, and dentists, you will also find a number of other businesses and professionals operating in West Ham. These include businesses such as recruitment and employment agencies, cleaning services, book stores, surveyors, solicitors, training centres and many others. Pro Labour, Jay1 Travels, Epax Transport and Anointed Productions Ltd are all companies which can be found in West Ham.
Entertainment And Dining Out
West Ham offers many entertainment opportunities within easy reach, with the massive O2 Arena in close proximity. There are nightclubs, bars and live entertainment venues just a short distance away, such as Troxy, Up the Creek and Hackney Empire. The area and its surroundings also boast a large number of restaurants offering different kinds of cuisines from across the world. Jamie’s Italian is a prominent Italian restaurant and part of the empire of celebrity chef, Jamie Oliver. A-Grelha at the Gun is a great choice if you want to sample central European cuisine.
The area offers convenient bus routes and taxis are always readily available, making getting around on London’s roads very easy. West Ham and Plaistow tube stations provide convenient connections to the underground network, while West Ham and Stratford railway stations connect the area to mainline services. West Ham therefore has most bases covered when it comes to local transport.