Walter Purkis On Masterchef 2017

Walter Purkis and Sons have been delighted to have had several customers who have been Masterchef contestants, including Emma Spitzer who was a finalist in 2015. (We were delighted to be mentioned in her latest book Fress and excited to be sharing some recipes from it on our blog) MasterChef 2017 This year we have [...]

By | April 28th, 2017|Categories: Fresh Fish, News|Tags: , |

Opening Times Easter 2017

These are our opening times for Easter 2017. Its not just about the fish we have a selection of tasty eggs that will be perfect over the Easter holiday period. Friday 14th April, Good Friday - open as usual Saturday 15th April - open as usual. Sunday 16th April - closed Monday 17th April - closed Tuesday 18th April - [...]

By | April 13th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Fish For Chinese New Year

Chinese communities around the globe are getting ready for their new year celebrations one of the most important dates in the Chinese calendar. The Chinese new year starts on 28th of January with celebrations that continue for the following two weeks. It is a time for having a splendid meal with family and friends and we have a great selection of [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Fresh Fish, News, Shellfish|Tags: , , , |

Christmas Opening Hours

To avoid disappointment please come into the shop by Saturday 17th December with your Christmas orders We wish all our customers a very Happy Christmas and New Year We will be open right up until Christmas Eve for you to collect your orders but we will be closing earlier than usual at 3.30pm. We close for [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Categories: Christmas, News|Tags: |

Small Business Saturday Video

As part of small business saturday a team from Haringey council has been out interviewing in local shops. We were delighted to be included. Walter Purkis is talking about the history of the business. Small Business Saturday - Small Business, Big Difference. Small Business Saturday is a grass-roots, non-political, non-commercial campaign that encourages people to [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Love London Awards 2016

We are feeling really proud and send a big thank you to all the people who took the time to nominate us in the Time Out Love London Awards 2016. We are doubly delighted as both our shops have made the shortlists for Crouch End and Muswell Hill. Last year’s Love London Awards saw 16,000 nominations [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Slow Food Awards 2016

The Slow Food Awards now in their fourth year are ready for your vote. Slow Food London is celebrating the very best Slow retailers in London. In particular they want to hear who you think is the best Fishmonger. As previous winners in this category we are keen to do well in this years voting. We would love to get your vote for [...]

By | August 24th, 2016|Categories: Fresh Fish, News|Tags: , |

Easter Eggs & Opening Times

Over the Easter period our opening times are below. Come in and see us for some different Easter eggs Friday 25th March, Good Friday - open as usual Saturday 26th March - open as usual. Sunday 27th March - closed Monday 28th March - closed Tuesday 29th March - closed Try Some Of These "Alternative" Easter Eggs Fresh Quail Eggs Have you [...]

By | March 24th, 2016|Categories: Deli, News|Tags: , , , , , |