5 Wedding Venues in Southwark found
Southwark is also known as The Borough, to contrast this old settlement on the south side of the River Thames with The City across the water. The rivalry between the two saw Southwark used for frowned-on entertainments like the theatre and more basic amusements, and for commerce away from the control of London’s livery companies. These days though some of the old streets remain it is best known for loft-living and a multitude of bars and bistros, and for big new office developments. How apposite by the way starting out in married life in the place where those lively pilgrims of Chaucer’s began their journey, The Tabard the forerunner of those chic new bars.