Borough Market celebrates 1000 years with Southwark Cathedral ceremony

Admin (11 March, 2015)

The market is thought to have first taken place in 1014.


Borough Market celebrated its 1,000th anniversary last week with a special ceremony at Southwark Cathedral, complete with music, poetry and – of course – food.

Songs were sung by local choirs and a poem was commissioned to mark the occasion, written and read by Suléy Muhidin, a former Southwark Council apprentice.


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