Southwark Park in Bermondsey, London has an athletics track, bowling green, football pitches and free tennis courts. There is plenty of green open space, a café and art gallery.
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Open green spaces are great. This is one of them. Southwark Park is a pretty good palce to chill when the sun decides to show it's face in London. There is enough grass for you to find a space to make your own, and quite a lot of shade for those of us with pastey skin :-(. Also, there is a cafe, a pretty decent play area for kids and (randomly) an art gallery.more
How can I possibly not have written a review of my fave (and local) park yet? I spend quite a lot of time in this green haven of Bermondsey. It really is a good park - it has lots of green space in the sun and shade (latter good for snoozing). It has two cafes, several sets of toilets and even a museum (the museum is really quite bizarre, check it out just to feel all psychedelic for a...more
Lovely pretty park, free tennis too. Lovely little rose garden. Lots of huge ancient trees. Cute little cafe. There also is a great little art gallery.There is a wildlife garden. Nice place for sketching. Unsually for London, it is friendly and sometimes you get old people coming up to you for a chat. Lovely to walk in particularly in the Autumn. Nice and not packed liked Hyde Park. Feels...more
Bermondsey carnival and funfair festival apparently happen every year and is one of the biggest festival Southwark does.
Big headline act with support from local bands and musicians great art, craft, drink and food stalls, and a variety of activities for all ages. Very well organised and good security.
I decided to be a kid again and go on a fair ride, Rotor to be exact how WRONG was I all I...more
I was recently in need of a quiet respite from the hustle and bustle of London during the 2012 Olympic Games and luckily, a quick online search provided me with a solution. Located about a 10 minute walk from the Bermondsey tube station, Southwark Park offers lush green grass for picnicking and general rolling around, along with running paths, gazebos and several other amenities. I had gone...more