Archive: January 2011

Graduation Success

Prisoners and ex-offenders at The Clink have celebrated a number of personal awards in the last few months for which we would like to pass on our congratulations.
Two prisoners have recently achieved their NVQ level 1 in food preparation, our most recent ex-offender Kane has been awarded his level 2, front-of-house NVQ and Dean, head waiter at The Clink and ex-offender has recently gained his A1 assessors as well as having both NVQ’s level and 2 and 3 in food […]


Giorgio Locatelli at The Clink

On the 21st January 2011, The Home-Start charity held a fundraising event for 70 people at The Clink Restaurant. Giorgio Locatelli joined the prisoners working at The Clink who cooked and presented a delicious lunch to the guests. Home-Start offers support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children in local communities throughout the UK and with British Forces in Germany and Cyprus. The fundraising event was held to help raise awareness and funds to ensure Home-Start can continue […]


Seasonal Produce

January is a quiet month, at the moment we have Brussel Sprouts, Black Kale (Cavolo Nero) and Purple Sprouting Broccoli growing in the polytunnels. The sprouts are just coming to a harvestable size, their development delayed by the recent bad weather.
Most of the Celeriac have now been lifted,washed and placed into store. They will be taken to the Clink as and when required. A few remain in the ground.
Now is the time to choose the vegetable seeds for the up […]


Christmas Lunch Sold Out

The Clink Christmas lunch has once again proven a sell-out with an overwhelming number of bookings and requests. Offering an outstanding menu available from 12.00pm until 3.00pm, Monday to Friday, during December for just £16.50 per person, availability had completely sold out by early November and the team served 1276 members of the public.
If you managed to secure a booking we hope you had a fantastic lunch and for those who missed out make sure you pop a note in your diary […]


Book your visit for 2011 now

If you have already been lucky enough to visit us at The Clink or if you’re yet to come and see us but are interested in aiding the rehabilitation or training of our prisoners then please do get in touch.
The Clink can cater to your needs whether you’re looking to have a small informal lunch or a larger corporate event for up to 90 guests, our chefs and the team will ensure a culinary experience not to forget.


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