Many more than we’re used to.
For all previous seasons 90% of calls were from someone trying to save us money on our electricity bills but now 90% are asking are you open? do we have to book? can we reserve a table for 4? can we have afternoon tea under a gazebo?
Last week I took a booking from someone who wanted to book High Tea for Four - a range of sandwiches, homemade scones and cakes. Plus the tea.
“Any dietary requirements?” I asked
“One of the ladies is vegetarian,” she replied, “so just give her tuna or something.”