Your Local Delivered – an interview with founder, Charlotte Spencer

Coronavirus has closed down the world and had a devastating impact on so many people. Many businesses have had to adapt and some of us have changed our shopping habits, either through necessity or through a feeling of community and a desire to support others.Tonbridge resident Charlotte Spencer is helping local businesses and consumers nationwide connect through her new business, Your Local Delivered. I interviewed Charlotte to learn more.


COVID 19 – Tonbridge foodies – what they’re doing

Morning all. We find ourselves in strange times and our beloved High Street is going to go through a tough time. Here is a list of food and drink businesses and details of what they’re doing in the wake of COVID-19. PLEASE SUPPORT THEM IF YOU CAN! At the moment, the Government has not told places to close so they are still open.These details will change over time I’m sure so stay posted. Please share with your friends and relatives and, again, support if you can.. FRIDAY UPDATE*** Dedicated page on EAT website for deliveries and takeaways - COVID-19 DI[...]


Why awards are so important!

I was a finalist in So magazine's Lifestyle awards and it meant such a lot - it gave me a boost, made me feel valued by you all and also gave the blog and Tonbridge some extra exposure (thanks once again to everyone that nominated and voted for me).  Awards are really important to all businesses - they are a pat on the back, a marketing opportunity and a chance for businesses, large and small, to really think about where they excel.


You’ve heard of the Great British Bake-Off, make way for the …

Great Tonbridge Cake-Off!  Yes, this weekend is the bank holiday weekend and it's the Tonbridge Food and Drink Festival.  If you haven't been before it's FREE, it's on the Castle Lawn and there are lots of food and drink stalls selling lots of lovely produce.  Here is a video from last year and you can check out more on my new You Tube channel This was when I first arrived - look at the weather, looks like it'll be a scorcher this year too! Anyway, the reference to GBBO is that there is a Cake-Off this year again on both Saturday an[...]