Le Talbooth restaurant had its fair share of celebrities last weekend. Kevin Spacey, actor in films such as American Beauty, The Usual Suspects and LA Confidential literally dropped in for lunch last Saturday. Kevin was touring the area with friends and enjoyed lunch on the terrace, he commented on the views and the food saying how much he enjoyed both. Kevin is pictured here with Jenny Hare.

Sunday saw the arrival of two very well known faces – David Suchet of Poirot fame and his brother John Suchet, the newsreader. They were at Le Talbooth for the wedding of their brother Peter, who held the wedding breakfast in the marquee. As you can see it was a very windy, wet day but Umesh said this did not dampen the occasion and great fun was had by all.

+Sue Bunting

Dedham, Colchester
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