BILLY HUNDREDS FISH N TAPAS
FISH N TAPAS
Later, as a young boy, his son, William B Pullum, started work as a fish porter and the badge was passed on. After some years of hard graft, he started his own wholesale business selling fish far and wide, soon opening fish and chip shops and fishmongers in London and Rochford.
He was also known as Billy Hundreds…
William B Pullums wife & his daughter, Yvonne, worked all their lives in the shops. His daughter pushing a handcart, laden with fish in wooden boxes from Rochford station to the shop on her own during the war. She went on to help set up and run the first supermarket fishmongers in the country. Yvonne’s daughter, Boo, was National Fish & Poultry Craftswoman of the year 5 years running.
Boo’s Father, Gordon, joined the firm in the early 1960s after a successful career in the Royal Marines; he went on to become a Master Fishmonger and President of the National Federation of Fishmongers and was a judge in the British fish craft championships.
He is known as young Hundreds…