An ever-increasing focus on health means restaurants and bars are also seeing a significant and increasing demand for alcohol-free drinks. Lunchtime sittings, especially during business meetings, often require alcohol-free beverages. Simultaneously, tea is gaining in popularity and expanding well beyond your everyday brew. The demand for speciality black, green and
Roast be thy name, in Borough Market they flock, give us rib-eye steak and Rioja, on earth as it is in heaven, for despite any financial meltdown, they will come. James Lawrence seeks comfort food in London. Opened in 2005, Roast has weathered London’s notoriously cut-throat and competitive dining scene
Westley Richards, the iconic Birmingham based gunmakers, held an event at its Pritchett Street showroom and factory recently to celebrate the launch of its new partnership with Orvis UK. The ‘Orvis Residency’ will run for three months, including the Christmas period, at the Westley Richards store in Birmingham’s Gun Quarter.
Orvis currently has a residency at the Westley Richards showroom in Birmingham, and CALIBRE magazine spent the afternoon there last Friday learning how to cast a fly. Shamefully, while I’ve done a fair bit of sea fishing over the years, I’ve never done any fly fishing, so when the kind