And finally, great to see the space filled with people.

And finally, great to see the space filled with people.

One or two F&W platters to whet the appetite!

One or two F&W platters to whet the appetite!

Meanwhile outside, keen ‘twitchers’ may have spotted a Harris Hawk, causing a stir among the pigeons (which it’s employed to do on a weekly basis!)

Meanwhile outside, keen ‘twitchers’ may have spotted a Harris Hawk, causing a stir among the pigeons (which it’s employed to do on a weekly basis!)

Meanwhile outside, keen ‘twitchers’ may have spotted a Harris Hawk, causing a stir among the pigeons (which it’s employed to do on a weekly basis!)

Staff training ahead of the ‘friends and family’ evening.

The ‘wall of hams’. And a glimpse from outside at night. Enough to tempt you in off the ice?

The ‘wall of hams’. And a glimpse from outside at night. Enough to tempt you in off the ice?

First signs of the oncoming festive season at Beak St – courtesy of decorator-in-chief, Cindy P.

A glimpse of what happens below F&W at basement level – could be a back street in Florence?

A glimpse of what happens below F&W at basement level – could be a back street in Florence?

Gabrielle at work on the final, and largest, wall drawing.

Gabrielle at work on the final, and largest, wall drawing.

Justin Le Q Savage, alias ‘maint’nance’

The invaluable hand and eye of Justin Le Q Savage, alias ‘maint’nance’, seen here with the device for hanging hams and the signature chopping boards.

The invaluable hand and eye of Justin Le Q Savage, alias ‘maint’nance’, seen here with the device for hanging hams and the signature chopping boards.

The York stone paving (stacked to dry out) and laid on the counters.

The York stone paving (stacked to dry out) and laid on the counters.

The York stone paving (stacked to dry out) and laid on the counters.