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REVIEW: THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

REVIEW: THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

When was the last time you set fire to something? Not something so benign as a Jo Malone candle or pretty votive, but a full-on flame engulfing scenario?    Just to be clear, I love The Prodigy’s Firestarter, but I am no pyromaniac. Yet somehow I found myself in the hot seat at The Cock Inn Mugginton when I set…

ALBERT’S DIDSBURY REVEALS OPENING DATE AND FIRST GLIMPSE OF BRAND NEW LOOK RESTAURANT AND BAR

ALBERT’S DIDSBURY REVEALS OPENING DATE AND FIRST GLIMPSE OF BRAND NEW LOOK RESTAURANT AND BAR

Albert’s restaurant in West Didsbury has revealed its re-opening date as 15th March, when they’ll throw open the doors with a brand-new look.   The restaurant has been closed since the beginning of January for the transformation which will be revealed just in time for Mother’s Day. The opening will be celebrated with a party for Albert’s customers and local…

MICHELIN STARRED CHEF TOM SELLERS BACKS PRINCE’S TRUST TRAINING SCHEME AT TRENT BRIDGE

MICHELIN STARRED CHEF TOM SELLERS BACKS PRINCE’S TRUST TRAINING SCHEME AT TRENT BRIDGE

Six, the new restaurant and bar at Trent Bridge, is aiming to offer life-changing employment opportunities to local young people in partnership with The Prince’s Trust and Michelin-starred chef Tom Sellers.   The partnership marks a new role for Sellers – who grew up in East Leake – as an ambassador for The Prince’s Trust, joining the ranks of other…

NEW MENUS AT THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

NEW MENUS AT THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

According to the Met Office, spring will have sprung in just over a week from today. You’d be forgiven for keeping your enthusiasm for sunnier climes in check, due to the erratic nature of the typical British weather (remember the Beast from the East this time last year?).   If you can’t wait for the new season, fear not, as…

PAUL THACKER APPOINTED HEAD CHEF AT SIX

PAUL THACKER APPOINTED HEAD CHEF AT SIX

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club have announced the appointment of renowned Head Chef Paul Thacker ahead of the opening of Six, a contemporary British restaurant and bar at Trent Bridge.     Thacker, formerly of Park Plaza success story Chino Latino in Nottingham City Centre, takes over the day-to-day running of the kitchen and is developing the menu in partnership with…

CATALAN RESTAURANT LUNYA BRINGS ‘CALÇOTADA’ TO MANCHESTER 

CATALAN RESTAURANT LUNYA BRINGS ‘CALÇOTADA’ TO MANCHESTER 

Lunya, Manchester’s independent Catalan restaurant-bar-deli, is celebrating the famous ‘Calçotada’ Catalonian festival in its city centre restaurant with an event on Sunday 17th March.    It’s a very special date on the Catalonian calendar and is celebrated throughout the region and here in Manchester too for the past nine years, thanks to Lunya.   The ‘Calçotada’ is a celebration of the…