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  • Top five Vegan recommends in the City

    'Veganuary' - a guilt-free excuse to try out some of the city’s best vegan eateries!

  • Norfolk walks with cafes

    Or 12 cafes with walks! Either way - blow away the cobwebs with these great walks and slightly cheaper eats along the way!

  • Top 5 Veggie/Vegan Eats

    Get your chops around (excuse the pun) the best places in Norfolk.

  • London eats… with kids

    London's best kid-friendly restaurants

  • Bread Source opens in Norwich

    I’ve been trying to take photographs of the new Bread Source for a couple of weeks now, but every time I’ve popped in, it hasn’t been ‘quite ready’. Today, I was able to get in and snap some beautiful pics of this beautiful, award-winning bakery (the Aylsham branch won the Muddy Stilletos 2016 award for Best Bakery). While I’ve not yet stepped […]

  • Eaton Park Café is now OPEN

    Saturday 26 March may have been an ordinary day for most, but not for the people behind Cellar Boy Ltd, the company that owns The Bicycle Shop on Norwich’s St Benedicts Street. Last winter, 145 companies and individuals sent in applications in a bid to win the right to run the café in Eaton Park, a beautiful round […]

  • It’s high time we had tea, mother

    At Christmas, I was stuck to know what to get my Sister for a gift because, as adults, we have the money to buy whatever it is we want (within reason of course; Johnny Depp isn’t for sale) and, as well-brought-up ladies, we know the immaterial nature of material items. So it was like a Christmas thunderbolt […]

  • Free from… anything but taste

    I’m always excited when a new shop opens in Norfolk, particularly when it’s independent and right on the money – new London-based ventures often closing before they really get going, priced out by chains willing to pay extortionate rents. In Norwich, competitive rents and an arty bunch of locals – Norwich University of the Arts […]

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