Tarry Lodge, Port Chester and Perrini Negroamaro

I am instinctively suspicious of restaurants owned by celebrity chefs because I’ve been to some that are real stinkers (hello Michael Cain – UK super chef…I’m talking about you). The more restaurants a chef owns the less likely I imagine it is that they are paying close attention to the fine details. It is one […]

Flare Weekender, Victoria Baths Vintage Home Fair, and the MCR Day Parade

It has been a busy weekend as usual – I spent Friday hiding from the world and recovering a bit but then on Saturday I went to the Flare Weekender, curated by my MMU colleague Neil Mackenzie, and then today I went to the Vintage Home Show at the Victoria Baths and then the Manchester […]