Fleet StreetFleet Street
is a famous London
street, traditionally the home of the national press. Despite the fact that all the major newspapers
have now moved out of their Fleet Street offices, the street's name continues to be used as a synonym for the British
press. The last major news office, Reuters
left in 2003
It is in the City of London and to the west becomes the Strand, and to the east becomes Ludgate Hill. The nearest tube stations are Temple, Chancery Lane, and Blackfriars. It is very close to City Thameslink station.
The street is named after the River Fleet which flows under the road.