Launch of The Botanist

New bar and restaurant creates a big buzz on Temple Street

The Botanist hosted a busy launch party to mark the opening of the new bar and restaurant on Temple Street. Guests were treated to cocktails and a variety of food and drink. Chris Hill, managing director of The Botanist’s parent company New World Trading, said: “Birmingham is going through an exciting renaissance. There’s a fantastic buzz about the city, which was evident at the party. It is the perfect location for our first venture into the Midlands.”


  1. Sonny Ji, Shefali Oza
  2. Ashley Skinner, Fin Farazamand, Marcus Green
  3. Karen Johnson, Beth McCarthy, Emma Marshall
  4. Brent Tobin, Joshua Harris, Louise Gordon, Emma Gray, Tom Deacon
  5. Dan and Helen Bolton
  6. Katie Rouse, Julian Rose Gibbs, Katrin Tonts, Emma Burgess
  7. Sophia Bailey, Kevin and Kelly Ross
  8. Warren McCoubrey, Andy Haigh
  9. Lanie Davies, Chloe Saffhill, Rachel Winterflood, Sophie Wootton
  10. Chris Hill, Paul Campbell