Taking action on Climate Change

We’ve partnered with Essex Climate Action Commission to help us, and our region, get to grips with actions we can all take to reduce our emissions. They’ve launched a free Climate Action Business Advice pack for Essex organisations, and we will definitely be taking a few tips! Recently, we were visited by Cllr Peter Schwier

Meat Free Mondays

Originally launched in the US in 2003, ‘Meatless Monday’ began as a as a healthy eating initiative to raise awareness and encourage the population to improve their heath by reducing their meat intake one day a week. Today, the campaign continues with greater focus on not only the health benefits of reducing meat in take

Jacket Potato Burgers

This is one of those dishes that is deliciously simple but gets everyone’s attention. It’s not a recipe, so much as a replacement. Think of your favourite burger with all of the toppings you love, but use a jacket potato instead of a bun! Robert is a big fan of a cheese and bacon burger,

Beef & Ale Hotpot Recipe

Quality meat, delicious vegetables and golden potatoes – we all know this is a tried and tested combination that makes you feel better when the sun disappears at 4:00pm and the rain is lashing at the windows. That wasn’t us telling you to go searching through your recipe books trying to find a meal though,

WIN your festive drinks & nibbles supply!

Is that sleigh bells we hear? No, it’s the ping of 100 WhatsApp messages from friends past and present trying to arrange a get-together before Christmas! Worry not, we’ve teamed up with St Giles Gin, Marlish tonic water, Stewart’s shortbread, and Lilly Puds to put together the ultimate Christmas Drinks bundle to prepare you for