Category Archives: England

Oxford – Shezan – Indian and Balti Cuisine – Classic Curry

Hector and Marg are in Oxford for – The Holiday Weekend – with Lord Clive and Lady Maggie of Crawley. This Trip was conceived after WizzAir took bookings for Glasgow-Poznan, then cancelled the entire route. By this time, Flights to/from … Continue reading

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Manchester – Kabana – For the 22

For reasons that will become apparent later in the week, Hector is en route to Wroclaw. It was well cheaper to take a train to Manchester and fly from here than fly directly from Glasgow this afternoon. Such are the … Continue reading

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Queensbury (Bradford) – Sarina’s – More Mutton Handi

The final day of The Bradford Trip is essentially a day out in Halifax, a town which is now considered to be a must-visit. On the boundary between Bradford and Halifax is Queensbury, home of Sarina’s (25 High St., Queensbury, … Continue reading

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Bradford – International – The Hector and Shahi Kofta

Two hours were spent this morning trying to secure tickets for Steven Wilson in Poznan next February. Time will tell if I have been successful. Pre-sales, ticket agents, at least in Europe one only pays face value plus delivery. The … Continue reading

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Greengates (Bradford) – bhajis n beer – A Place To Dine

After the Saltiest Curry consumed in recent years, there was the quaffing of some Ale in Shipley, Idle and latterly Greengates where The Cracker Barrel has recently opened. The Rickmeister’s Grand Plan for today was to end up at – … Continue reading

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Bradford – Karachi Restaurant – Tuesday Brunch

Four days in Bradford, Hector will be as busy Blogging as he will be eating. For Brunch the Karachi Restaurant (15 Neal St., Bradford BD5 0BX) was the chosen venue. Arriving at 11.50 this Tuesday morning, unsurprisingly, Hector was the … Continue reading

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Bradford – Sheesh Mahal – It Is Written

Somehow we managed to spend an entire afternoon on North Parade, such is the virtual explosion of new venues. The Peacock sells Real Ale and Indian Snacks, the latter are free to Bradford City Fans on Match Days, I’m told. … Continue reading

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Bradford – International – The Rickmeister and Shahi Kofta

Dr. Stan announced a few weeks back that we needed a Trip to Bradford. This was discussed at Sarina’s over Curry with Marg and The Man from Bradford some two weeks ago. It was written. Arriving only thirty minutes late … Continue reading

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Queensbury (Bradford) – Sarina’s – Open on Saturdays!

London, Crawley, Biggin Hill, Cardiff, Penarth and the Rhondda Valley have all been visited in the past week. Our pre-Easter Trip concludes in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Dr. Stan, Howard and Hector spent a great day there earlier this year, The … Continue reading

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Halifax – Ziggy’s Spice House & Pizza Bar – #2 Halifax Curry

There was always Bradford Curry, then Huddersfield Curry was found to compete in places. In October 2015, Hector instructed a Halifax Taxi Driver – take me to your Best Curry House. Sagra was Excellent. Almost across the street from Sagra … Continue reading

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