Baldock’s Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino marks first year with live music and more in aid of Garden House Hospice Care

Councillor Michael Muir holds up the cut ribbon to mark the first anniversary of Khoi Khoi Bar & Vin

Councillor Michael Muir holds up the cut ribbon to mark the first anniversary of Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino in Baldock. Picture: JP Asher - Credit: Archant

A Baldock bar celebrated its first year in business over the weekend with a charity festival of live music and more.

Councillor Michael Muir looks on as the ribbon is cut to mark the first anniversary of Khoi Khoi Bar

Councillor Michael Muir looks on as the ribbon is cut to mark the first anniversary of Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino in Baldock. Picture: JP Asher - Credit: Archant

Punters at Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino, in Hitchin Street, celebrated all through Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings – with entertainment from artists such as Balstock supremo G La Roche, singer-songwriter Connor Wells and burlesque dancer Briar Rouge.

Owners Herbie and Rumyana Nyathi will be giving proceeds from the food and drink sold to Letchworth-based Garden House Hospice Care.

The first-year celebrations at Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino in Baldock. Picture: JP Asher

The first-year celebrations at Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino in Baldock. Picture: JP Asher - Credit: Archant

The anniversary was formally marked with a ribbon-cutting on Saturday evening with Councillor Michael Muir.

He said: “I’d just like to wish you both a happy anniversary and I hope it’s been a prosperous first year.

Gary Ryall, Councillor Michael Muir and quizmaster Simon Jellis with the quiz trophy. Picture: JP As

Gary Ryall, Councillor Michael Muir and quizmaster Simon Jellis with the quiz trophy. Picture: JP Asher - Credit: Archant


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“From what I’ve seen here today, you’re going to go from strength to strength.”

Mr Muir also presented the trophy for Khoi Khoi’s most recent quiz night in aid of the hospice – with quizmaster Simon Jellis, from Hitchin-based Jolly Savage printing, accepting it on behalf of the Lister Crisis Mental Health Team.

Taylor Hume, Gary Ryall and Marie Ellington at the first-year celebrations at Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino i

Taylor Hume, Gary Ryall and Marie Ellington at the first-year celebrations at Khoi Khoi Bar & Vino in Baldock. Picture: JP Asher - Credit: Archant

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