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And the Winners of the Name a Goldfish Competition are…

Well the competition was fiercely fought, and the committee are pretty useless at deciding, so we have ended up awarding two prizes this year. Being very modern we have actually decided that the fish are living in a civil piscine partnership, as they apparently all chaps this year. They will henceforth be known as Rodney…

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Nowrooz: the preparations…

Our as yet nameless fish. Twitter naming competition to follow. Sabzeh – wheat sprouts. Mrs. Shopkeeper talks to it to make it grow faster… You want sweets? We’ve got them… Our resident mermaid straightens her headscarf ready for immersion. Haftsin. As you haft never sin it before. Lol. With added plastic swans. Haji Firooz. Aka…

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Diary Dates

The Persian New Year is but weeks away. This year it falls on Saturday March 20th, at 5.32pm and 13 seconds (which is the precise time of the vernal equinox) – have a good one! Of course we have/will have all the trimmings in the shop, right down to goldfish. To celebrate the New Year…

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