‘Local heroes’ praised by MP as restaurant expansion is launched

EAST Thurrock MP Stephen Metcalfe was in Stanford-le-Hope for the official opening of the town’s new wine bar and expanded restaurant Taksim Square on Friday evening.

He applauded the new venture at 39 King Street which got off to a flying start with a packed house who enjoyed the cuisine and ambiance in the refurbished bar.

Mr Metcalfe said: ”

“As someone who used to run a small business before I was elected I know how hard you have to  work to keep these things on the road and the commitment and the sleepless nights that go with it.

“It’s great to see another small business succeed, you are local heroes.”