Sonic Boom over Peterborough trends on Twitter

Wow. At 1pm today an incredible boom was heard in Peterborough and within seconds my Twitter feed erupted with people asking what caused it. My initial thought was that it was an explosion but with jet planes overhead Twitter soon started confirming it was a sonic boom. The hashtag #sonicboom even started trending, which is […]

Peterborough street food has landed!

Only a couple of months ago I posted about how it seemed that prospective street food traders were being denied the opportunity to bring their home-cooked fayre to the streets of Peterborough. Now however I’m glad to say it looks like street food has finally arrived! Typically the reserve of busier cities like London, Manchester, […]

Giraffe Restaurant coming to Peterborough

A brief tweet from the Peterborough Telegraph’s Brad Barnes suggests that the Giraffe chain of restaurants is set to open a restaurant at Serpentine Green. Now part of the Tesco group, the restaurants sell a variety of dishes from across the world in a relaxed, funky atmosphere in a similar vibe to other new-world style […]

Topo Gigio set to reopen in Peterborough

For those that have lived in Peterborough over the last 30 years or so, Topos will be a familiar (if not a slightly distant memory) name on the restaurant scene. Well that’s all set to change with a new ownership looking to clear out the cobwebs, give the interior a once-over and welcome back all […]

Lime and Chipotle Chilli Gourmet Marshmallows

As a self-confessed chilli addict I’m always on the lookout for products that will give me my next hit on the Scoville scale. So when last week’s episode of Sunday Brunch had food writer Rebecca Seal presenting a selection of gourmet marshmallows – including a Lime and Chipotle chilli flavour marshmallow, my interest was suitably […]