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Location address: United Kingdom, City of London
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Fleet Street is a street in the City of London named after the River Fleet, London’s largest underground river. It was the home of British national newspapers until the 1980s. Even though the last major British news office, Reuters, left in 2005, the term Fleet Street continues to be used as a metonym for the British national press.
Fleet street is the central street and axis of the activity of Sweeney Todd, the serial killer.
Fleet Street was the center of the printing press of London. It is also known as Ink Street. It declined in the 1980s.
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