How many High Streets in the UK?
According to a survey conducted by the Halifax Bank: 5,410.
The simple answer is that yes, some of them are, though typically (but not always) these are lesser used roads / streets and 'touristy' venues. Many towns and cities within the UK still have cobblestoned streets, some of them quite extensively, though typical tarmac construction is most often found.
There are many homeless kids in London. There are no statistics kept as to the number of homeless kids in London, but according to records kept by Shelter and the Social Exclusion Unit there are certainly thousands of under 18s in the UK who experience either 'absolutely homeless' (i.e. living on the streets) or have no fixed address (i.e. sofa surfing, staying in B&Bs, sheltered accommodation) within a year. The number of kids living on…
Castro is fairly high up and is not in danger of flooding at this time. The lower level streets along the port and Treasure Island will/ have experienced flooding in high tides. Many of these streets and the land is there because it is landfill and to extend the land space the bay was filled in. The city is 52 feet above sea level.