Mad as a Hatter

Mad as a Hatter

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ever spotted the Mad Hatter pub and hotel along Stamford Street? Images of Alice at her wonderland tea party may spring to mind, but 'Mad as a Hatter' has a particular historical significance in SE1.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_column_text]Southwark was one of the industrial...

Dirty Dicks

What Makes ‘Dicks’ so Dirty?

Usually getting a giggle from passersby, Dirty Dicks on Bishopsgate dates back to 1745 when it opened as ‘The Old Jerusalem’ and it was here that one of the most eccentric people in London’s history lived.     Nathaniel Bentley, a local dandy and businessman who owned a...