I was contacted a couple of weeks ago by Fusa Sushi asking me if I would like to try their food. This was something I was very pleased to do especially when firstly they were a fairly new business and secondly they were in essex. Once I’d looked at their menu’s which consisted of sushi …

This was a fantastic way to continue my support for my great friends at Haywards Restaurant in Epping. On this occasion they were offering a special Luxury Hamper full of afternoon tea goodies that was perfect for Valentines Day. There was also an opportunity to purchase a fabulous bouquet of flowers from the Botanical Shed …

It was great that I was able to support my good friends at Haywards Restaurant in Epping last weekend by purchasing one of their takeaway Sunday Lunches. The lunch is a three course plus bread & petit fours priced at £29.50. Once we got it home there was minimal effort required to prepare each course. …

Well what a year this has been and none more so than for the hospitality industry. COVID-19 has certainly affected us all this year with hospitality being hit the hardest. To the fact that on three occasions pubs & restaurants have had to close their doors for indefinite periods. Yet despite all this I’ve still …

So as it’s time to head out of another lockdown and into Tier 2 I’d like to say Thank You once again to my hometown of Hornchurch. To all those that have been allowed to stay open one way or another you’ve been a real credit. To those who haven’t I’m sure the people of …

If your on the lookout for fantastic Neapolitan style pizzas using the finest produce then look no further. This is Ped’s Pizza a small pizza business who deliver to the Havering area every Thursday , Friday & Saturday evening. Upon hearing great things recently we thought it was about time we tried them for ourselves …

It was a real pleasure to continue my support for local restaurants in my hometown of Hornchurch with a first time visit to the newly refurbished Greenwoods Kitchen. The place is now run by brothers Gary & John who should be very pleased with the outcome. We decided to go on sunday for a early …

Well as you must surely know I’m a frequent visitor to Haywards in Epping where over the last seven years I’ve enjoyed some excellent food and service. During this time I’m delighted to say that I’ve also become very good friends with owners Jahdre & Amanda. So now as we fly past the one hundred …

It’s a rare thing for us to have a local saturday and enjoy some of my favourite places in Hornchurch but this weekend we had that chance. I’m also delighted to say that even in these tough times all the local businesses seemed to be doing well and there was definitely a good atmosphere as …