Video: How Was Your London Postcode Created?

Video: How Was Your London Postcode Created?

When were London's postcodes first established? Why's there's no 'NE' or 'S'? What's the newest London postcode to be created? Check out our animated history on how London's postcodes evolved.

Last Updated 02 October 2017

Stephenmid

That new Olympic postcode is the one used by East Enders.....

Metrication

I note that in your video you don't say when the postal district retracts (perhaps this isn't known). If you look at the map (http://images.postalheritage.o..., the original circular radius covers the entirety of what is now Greater London.