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Are you Britain’s Best Cook? The BBC want you for a new TV show starring Mary Berry

The BBC is looking for Britain’s best cooks, to roast, boil and and bake it off in a new prime-time TV show.

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When it comes to spicy food, can you handle the heat?

Morrisons launches UK’s ‘hottest’ supermarket curry but it won’t be around long

When it comes to spicy food, can you handle the heat?

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"Hangover-free" prosecco is on sale in Lidl

Lidl launch ‘hangover-free’ prosecco

If you’re prone to hangover hell every time the bubbly is popped Lidl have answered your prayers with a prosecco that’s allegedly hangover free.

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Fizzy drinks linked to liver disease in children

Fizzy drinks damaging kids’ livers

A sweetener used in fizzy drinks, cakes, biscuits and ice cream is fuelling a potentially fatal liver disease in children, according to new research.

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Oakman staff in action

Popular pub-restaurant chain Oakman Inns announces buoyant trading

Oakman Inns & Restaurants which operate venues across Northants, Bucks, Beds, Herts, Oxon, Warwikshire and beyond has announced that trading over the first half of financial year 2017/18 has been buoyant.

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Carisbrooke Castle

Travel Victoria’s island trail is a right royal delight

Visit the Isle of Wight to follow in the footsteps of a queen, writes Ruth Brindle

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Choose a jacuzzi at Barcelo Hamilton

Travel: An adults-only, luxury break in the sun is just a short flight away

Ruth Brindle discovers the lesser known Balearic Island that could give the rest a good run for their money…
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Gaming for 15 hours a week improves learning according to new research

Gaming 15 hours a week improves learning

Playing computer games like Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto on a regular basis gives a learning edge over non-gamers, a study found.

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Travel: It’s great to be back in Sestriere!

Travel: It’s great to be back in Sestriere!

Travel writer Jan Henderson appreciates a welcome return to the popular Italian ski resort.

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Travel: Why not try Trysil?

Travel: Why not try Trysil?

Travel journalist Jan Henderson is impressed with Norway’s largest ski resort.

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Madeleine Lovett at a tea plantation in India.

Tea taster from Berkhamsted drinks thousands of cups of tea a year for her job

A tea taster from Berkhamsted has travelled the world trying different blends as her job for M&S.

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Nostalgia: Five British public safety videos which scarred us as children

In these days of the internet, child safety is more of a concern for parents everywhere.

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Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

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Edinburgh was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's birthplace.

Travel: Sherlock Holmes' Scotland... it would be a crime to miss it!

It's exactly 125 years ago since the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories were published, and the rest as they say is history.

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£1,000 lottery win for Tring player

A Tring resident has won £1,000 on the People’s Postcode Lottery.

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Martin Ramirez and the bollards he wants taken down for his daughter's wedding in Tring.

Tring wedding blues as bollards won’t move

A father-of-the-bride is fighting for his daughter’s rights to get the grand entrance and wedding pictures she wants for her big day.

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

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VIDEO: Astonishing never-seen-before World War Two photos

These astonishing never-seen-before photos snapped a year after VE Day show the apocalyptic devastation across post-war Germany.

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You can buy a Prosecco-themed advent calendar in time for Christmas

You can buy a Prosecco-themed advent calendar in time for Christmas

It might still be four months until Christmas, but lovers of a glass of fizz can already get ready for the festive season with their bubbly-themed advent calendar.

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The Saga Sapphire at her berth in the Netherlands.

Travel: The Sapphire is a cruising gem

From the moment I stepped aboard the Saga Sapphire, I began to realise that I've probably not given cruising holidays a proper chance.

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