Central London is the innermost part of London, UK.
UK armed police respond to multiple incidents in central London by Times of Oman
There is no official definition of its area but its characteristics are understood to include a high density built environment, high land values, an elevated daytime population and a concentration of regionally, nationally and internationally significant organisations and facilities.
Central London drive - Full HD - July 2014 by Carlos Vieites
Over time a number of definitions have been used to define the scope of central London for statistics, urban planning and local government.
Road distances to London are traditionally measured from a central point at Charing Cross, which is marked by the statue of King Charles I at the junction of the Strand, Whitehall and Cockspur Street, just south of Trafalgar Square.
Cockspur Street is a short thoroughfare in the City of Westminster, London, SW1, which links Trafalgar Square to Pall Mall, The Haymarket and Pall Mall East.
Whitehall is a road in the City of Westminster, Central London, which forms the first part of the A3212 road from Trafalgar Square to Chelsea.
Trafalgar Square is a public square in the City of Westminster, Central London, built around the area formerly known as Charing Cross.