Kentish Town

Tufnell Park spotlight

Near Hampstead Heath yet handy for the West End, this area attracts politicians, actors and bankers

Natural charm

Writer Harry Mount reveals why he loves unpretentious Kentish Town, where a torrid snog is more likely than a ‘mwah-mwah’ kiss

The discreet charm of NW5

There is life beyond Kentish Town Road – streets of fine Victorian houses that are much cheaper than in nearby areas