Pizza!! 124 The Bakehouse – Pizza night, Tonbridge, 9th February 2017

124 High Street is a beautiful old building and since it has become our very own artisan bakery, it's been given a new lease of life.  The owner, Clare, is capitalising on her skills and building by offering bread making lessons, and also, pizza nights. Quite appropriately, the Bakehouse looked rather different to its daytime appearance when I visited with a friend at the beginning of February for one of the pizza nights - all dimly lit & hushed.  We climbed the well trodden old stairs to our table where there were quite a few tables of two[...]


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There's a lot happening this weekend in Tonbridge and it's all focussed on food and drink!  How lip-smackingly lovely!There is the Tonbridge Food & Drink Festival on the Castle Lawn, which starts on Friday evening 6pm -9pm with music, street food & a bar.  For the rest of the weekend, there's a wide array of stalls setting up shop to tempt our palates selling all sorts of gourmet goodies sourced locally, regionally, nationally and internationally - olives, cheese & fudge to name but a few. Tonbridge Music Station is providing many of the arti[...]


The Old Fire Station, Tonbridge ….Dads just wanna have fun

It’s Saturday morning of the bank holiday weekend, grab yourself a cuppa & have a quick read about the Old Fire Station:  I interviewed Richard & Sam earlier in the month… “Let’s have some fun with it…” – that was the culmination of a conversation between two dads at the school gate, after one of them had just bought The Old Fire Station in Tonbridge & the other suggested hosting pop-up restaurants there.  Richard Collins, who owns the building (& the insurance business it accommodates upstairs), didn’t know what pop-[...]