Foodie Features

Chef talk: Dan Moon

After just two years as head chef at the Gainsborough Bath Spa Hotel’s restaurant, Dan Moon has become the face of fine dining in Bath. Melissa Blease talks to ...

Silver Swift: Summer Drinks

Summer brings a new atmosphere to the drinks cabinet – with an emphasis on cool and refreshing. Rose Unwin of Silver Swift assesses the options for summer drin...

Food events:
Summer on a plate

The days are lengthening and that means there’s more time for getting out and about. Melissa Blease takes a look at some summer foodie events in July – from eat...

Family Friendly Food

The summer holidays are looming – exciting for children, but the pressure is on for those planning the schedule of events, and especially what to eat in between...

The Packhorse: A New
Lease of Life

There was once an ancient tavern in Southstoke that had seen better days. Put up for sale as a development project to the highest bidder, the community rallied ...

Pub In The Park: Tom Kerridge Interview

Imagine great chefs preparing signature food; Tom Odell, Razorlight and The Christians performing live; and Royal Victoria Park as the backdrop. Emma Clegg chat...

Top traditional pubs in Bath

Have gastro-eateries and gin bars taken over from our traditional pubs? Melissa Blease finds that traditional public houses are still valued by the community, a...

Modern Table Manners

Formal clothes, restrained politeness and the correct use of knives and forks seem to have been replaced with some less admirable habits such as dressing down, ...