The 1st June 2018 is National Fish and Chip Day: a nationwide celebration of the dish and a chance for eateries, farmers, fishermen and retailers to be recognised for their contribution to a Great British cultural icon. It is organised by the National Edible Oil Distributors Association (NEODA) and if you’re interested in getting involved [Read more…]


It’s National Vegetarian Week 2018, a perfect time for devoted Vegans and Vegetarians to celebrate what’s truly great about living meat-free. And also a fabulous opportunity for the wider-public to benefit from the pleasures of meat and dairy alternatives too such as Quorn! Many people have been taking the plunge in 2018 to switch to a [Read more…]


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National Samosa Week 2018
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Brought to you by the Leicester Curry Awards, National Samosa Week has been launched with the aim to encourage everyone to try, taste and enjoy the savoury bundles of joy, filled with some of the most exciting and delicious ingredients and spices from all corners of Asia. This is the first ever celebration of samosas in [Read more…]


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New Steak Lounge opening in Leicester
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There’s a brand new restaurant opening on Abbey Street, Leicester called Steak & Lounge! You can expect to see a delightful mixture of Indian and African cuisine with a modern twist. The black and gold colour scheme of the restaurant creates an elegant atmosphere along with a flavoursome menu with spices from India and the South [Read more…]


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Happy Dough Lucky, a pop-up eatery, combines the love of pizza and dessert in one. The team sourced recipes from Italy and the business is now a popular place for evening cocktails and tasty mid-week lunch. Happy Dough Lucky is open until 3am on the weekends making it an alternative to a mayo-chicken from Mcdonalds [Read more…]


The 12 Best Easter Eggs for 2018
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Easter is a festival and holiday that occurs every year in April. The traditional celebration is to recognise Jesus and his resurrection from the dead, and today, we celebrate with Chocolate Easter Eggs, eating hot cross buns and giving gifts to loved ones and friends. This newer tradition isn’t so new though. Dating back to the 19th [Read more…]


Do you have a sweet tooth and searching for new and exciting deserts to try? A brand spanking new eatery in Leicester, on Belvoir Street, will be opening in late March and serving up golden ice cream to its customers! Waffle & Scoop believe the dessert shop is the first of it’s kind to be [Read more…]