ICYMI, Tooting has made it onto Lonely Planet’s ’10 Coolest Neighbourhoods’ in the world

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South London has been having something of an artsy renaissance for the past few years.

It began with Brixton being gentrified out of all recognition and then spread to Peckham and Camberwell thanks to an incessant stream of resident graphic design students.

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But we’ve now reached the apex of this south side love-in.

Because Tooting – that odd area at the bottom of the Northern Line that up until now had been written off as social Siberia – has just been named one of the world’s top 10 ‘coolest neighbourhoods’.

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