Bollywood launch for Vivaanta

Mailbox’s new fine dining Indian restaurant welcomes VIP guests

The good, the great and the glamorous attended the official press launch of Vivaanta, the new fine dining restaurant on the Mailbox canal. Guests included Capital FM DJs Katy Poulson and Sacha Brooks, Steve Denyer from Heart FM, Andy Goulding from Free Radio and Noreen Khan from BBC Asian Network. Also joining in the fun were presenters Shefali Oza from BBC Midlands Today and Genelle Aldred from ITV Central. Seafood canapés and cocktails were served while entertainment was provided by Bollywood violinist Jessica Crabtree and Bollywood Dreams dance duo.


  1. Didar Ali, Noreen Khan, Soyful Alam
  2. Andy Goulding, Dan Morrissey and guests
  3. Anita Champaneri, Rabia Raza, Louise Gordon, Katie Bentley
  4. Claire Sefton, Luke Beardsworth, Jasbir Authi, Sanjeeta Bains
  5. Didar Ali, Vin Sandhu
  6. Hannah James, Hannah Brooks
  7. Katy Poulsen and guest
  8. Mare-li Aavik, Leticia Paco
  9. Mario Flanagan, Lorraine Olley