Behind the scenes of … the British-Consulate General in Toronto

This is the third in our occasional “Behind the scenes of …” series that pulls back your gran’s curtains to take a peek behind everything British in Toronto. So far, we’ve gone behind the scenes of a fish and chip shop and a football blog and podcast. Today we’re upping the game and going behind […]

Hanging out at the British Beverage Showcase

So on Thursday Brits in Toronto was invited to attend the British Beverage Showcase, pitched thus: “British Consul General Kevin McGurgan, OBE invites you to an exclusive trade tasting event featuring exciting newly released UK beverages and mixers. Guests are invited to discover a selection of UK products recently launched or coming soon to the […]

Spitfire Kitchen is now open!

From the Brits that brought you The Feisty Jack, we have word that their restaurant — Spitfire Kitchen — is now open for business. From their Facebook group: Spitfire Kitchen is now open. As of now we will be open from 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. we are […]

A jolly good British Isles Show, what ho?

After my in-depth and extremely well-written preview of The British Isles Show, I was lucky enough to be granted a free ticket, so — disclaimer — I was here today on somebody else’s coin. Thank you to the organizers! Unfortunately getting there just slightly too late for a pint with the tousle-haired Marc Baylis, alias “Rob […]