Browsing Category

Insights

Insights

100 days of lockdown

on
30th June 2020

Today marks 100 days of lockdown here in the UK. I have just written my latest column for Norfolk Online and in that I lament the loss of one…

Insights

The Agriculture Bill – we need to act now!

on
11th June 2020

Sign the petition here:

https://www.nfuonline.com/news/latest-news/food-standards-petition/

While all our attention has been on getting through the COVID-19 pandemic with friends and family unscathed, the British government is close to putting through a…

Insights The Norfolk Foodie

More than ever – support local…

on
19th March 2020

It is so hard to put thoughts into words right now. I think we are all a little bit afraid – afraid of the unknown, afraid of the future,…

Insights

Columnist for Norfolk Online

on
22nd January 2020

Norfolk Online is a new website celebrating all things Norfolk, and I am delighted to be their food and drink columnist.

The site went live last year, and you…

Insights The Norfolk Foodie

My Top Ten Norfolk Foodie Christmas Gifts

on
11th December 2019

It is that time of year when the tills are ringing, the plastic is flexing, and big conglomerates are rubbing their hands in glee. Which is exactly why I…

Insights MasterChef

The Delicate Diner – MasterChef Contestant

on
28th February 2019

Thank you all for so many amazing messages following my all-too brief appearance on MasterChef tonight..  Dreams are funny things. They keep us going and inspire us, motivating us…

Insights

Happy New Year!

on
31st December 2018

What a foodie year I have had! There has been so much to enjoy, to celebrate, and to have fun with. From visiting favourite local restaurants to going on…

Insights

The Pascall tin…

on
14th November 2018

Wednesday. November. Before all the chaos begins.

Next week sees me head off to Paris with The Arabian Magazine for the Paris World Championships, the pinnacle of the halter…

Insights Recipes

Bonfire night

on
5th November 2018

Bonfire night. The night that could have dramatically changed the UK had the Gunpowder Plot gone ahead. Instead, people celebrate the macabre execution of Guy Fawkes et al by…

Insights

My problem with Christmas…

on
27th December 2017

Happy Christmas – belatedly! I hope that you all had a wonderful time with friends and family, and that the table was laden with beautiful produce from across Norfolk.

I…