Worzals farm shop granted permission to extend café

16:34 12 February 2013

Worzals farm shop and cafe

Worzals farm shop and cafe

Archant

AN entrepreneur has been given permission to extend the café at his Wisbech farm shop and open seven nights a week to cater for demand.

Kevin Curzon’s application to West Norfolk Council to create a bigger café at the Worzals farm shop he opened in Autumn 2011 at Lynn Road, Wisbech, was approved yesterday.

The £100,000 extension will enable him to operate the café during the day, transforming it at night to Aunt Eileen’s restaurant.

The extension has been designed with its own entrance so at night time, once the farm shop has closed, it can function as a restaurant.

Mr Curzon intends to take advantage of the closure of The Little Chef opposite Worzals to expand his business and potentially create more jobs.

Currently Worzals employs 20 full-time staff but Mr Curzon believes this number could double as catering, kitchen and bar staff is recruited.

The current café has attracted positive reviews from customers.

0 comments

More news stories

5 minutes ago
Paddy Power ad

Paddy Power insisted their latest ad – which features a March firm’s lorry-, might “mean the left wing PC brigade gets their knickers in a twist but we can live with that”.

12:17
Fenland Breathe Easy Cheque presentation to Mayor Rob Skoulding (PHOTO: Mark Purser)

A campaign to install defibrillators across March to help people who have suffered a cardiac arrest has begun with a launch by town Mayor councillor Rob Skoulding and local charity Breathe Easy Fenland.

09:56
Kath Sansom talking to Sky News about the Sling The Mesh campaign

A report into the safety of an operation to cure women’s incontinence, carried out regularly in hospitals in Cambridgeshire, has used evidence that is “high risk” for bias.

09:51
A previous year's July 4 celebrations. Picture: U.S. Air Force by Airman 1st Class Cory D. Payne.

The Independence Day celebrations at RAF Feltwell have been cancelled at the last minute due to security reasons.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition