The official opening of a new community hall bar service in Halstead has been hailed a success.
Gilly Ryan, who runs The Griffin, in Parsonage Street, officially opened the Griffin Bar in Queens Hall, on Friday with a paella feast in a new 4ft pan.
Gilly said: “It was a really nice evening – very good fun.
“The Queens Hall is a fantastic town asset and I am looking forward to being a part of people’s fun and adventures.
“It will be nice to meet lots of new people.”