Natco Selects To Donate £13k to Charity

Natco Select (specialists in Asian and African groceries) have completed a major new charity campaign where 100% of all sales from both our shops in St Matthews and Oadby during May and June 2017 will be donated to four...

Faecal Bacteria Found in Ice at Starbucks, Caffe Nero and Costa

For those looking for their next coffee fix, you might want to steer clear of Costa, Starbuck and Caffe Nero…unless of course you take your Americano with a sachet of faecal bacteria. Ice from all three of the nation’s biggest...

MFDH Awards Goes Off with a Bang!

What a magnificent night! Last evening saw the Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality Awards take place at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground. The Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality industry was out in full force and saw over 450 people in attendance,...

Healthy Ramadan Tips

Celebrating Ramadan, whilst rewarding, is no easy feat. It can be hard staying healthy and energised and ensuring your water level stays up to prevent both physical and mental illness, such as muscle pain and depression. Here we provide you...

Could Instagramming Food Be Detrimental to Appetite?

We’ve all done it, don’t act like you haven’t. Whether you’re at a restaurant, a barbeque, or even your mom’s for Sunday dinner, we’ve all snapped a quick pic of our deliciously looking, perfectly arranged, visually tantalising meal. However a...

Mr Mango’s Curry Sauces, Innovating Indian Cooking.

    Cooking up an Indian feast without having to worry about a pile of washing up later may have seemed impossible before; but with the official launch of Mr Mango’s ‘restaurant style’ curry sauces- you may be onto a mouth-watering...

Popular Restaurant Donates £12,610 To Cancer Charity

A popular award-winning Indian restaurant in the West Midlands has donated over £12,000 to Macmillan Cancer Support, the national cancer charity. Staff from Ellora, situated on the main High Street in the village of Knowle, handed over a cheque for £12,610...

Chai, Chaat & Chutney: A Street Food Journey Through India

By  Chetna Makan Following publication of the critically acclaimed The Cardamom Trail in April 2016, Makan’s new book, Chai, Chaat & Chutney: A Street Food Journey Through India is an ode to Chetna’s travels through India and the incredible food she...

The MFDH Awards Launch Party Kicks off!

  The first day of Spring saw it all kick off from the 16th floor of the Park Regis Hotel, looking down on the glistening lights of Birmingham was the Midlands Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards Launch Party. It was...

Andy Street to unveil plans for West Midlands at Mumbai Street Food experience

Andy Street, the Conservative Candidate for the West Midlands Mayoralty, has just returned from Mumbai and Islamabad, a whistle-stop tour to talk about closer collaborations with the West Midlands. The former Managing Director of John Lewis, he has stepped down...