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Bluebird care supports Macmillan’s Coffee Morning.

blue bird coffee morning

Bluebird Care Newbury is supporting Macmillan Cancer Support this September by raising awareness of their “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” campaign.   Research by Macmillan revealed that in 2015 2.5 million people in the UK were living with cancer, with this figure set to rise to four million by 2030. In 2016, Macmillan research suggested that […]

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lamb

Fine Food

Leeks
Like garlic and onion, leeks are a member of the allium family but have their own distinct flavor. Leeks are very versatile and work well cooked in various recipes or as a side dish. Two of the …

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HONESTY

Italian Country Soup

Serves 6
3 tbsp olive oil
1 onion, finely chopped
1 celery stalk, finely chopped
1 garlic clove, finely chopped
400g dried cannellini beans, soaked overnight
and boiled until tender or
1 x 400g can of …

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Cobbs Farm Co Proud to be the largest and leading farm shop group in the UK

Founded in 2007 out of a passion for supplying quality food with provenance to our customers we’ve grown our group of farm shops to feature cafés and other delightful foodie additions such as tradi …

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British Food Fortnight

British Food Fortnight runs from 23rd September to 8th October 2017

Year after year thousands of people gets behind the Love British Food campaign which culminates in British Food Fortnight in the ea …

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First ever World Plant Milk Day marks the rise of healthier dairy-free alternatives

For the first time, plant-based milk is to be celebrated with its own international awareness day.
World Plant Milk Day, August 22nd, sees leading UK vegan and animal organisations ProVeg UK, Plant Ba …

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Thatcham Floods – 10 Years On

Richard Benyon MP, visited the Flood Alleviation building site at Tull Way in Thatcham yesterday.
He spent time finding of the construction of the scheme, which is well underway and speaking to the v …

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Metropole Market is set to be hottest new regional street market

A new series of ‘quintessentially eccentric’ street markets will take place every last Sunday of each month, from September to December, on Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth
The 24th of September …

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Burger Day GB

Buns on sweets: Berkshire pub’s National Burger Day charity dish guaranteed to hit the sweet spot
A Berkshire pub is hoping to hit customers’ sweet spots this National Burger Day (Thursday, 24th A …

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Home-grown wines to beat Brexit price-hikes

Sussex, UK | August 2017
Home-grown wines to beat Brexit price-hikes
As reports suggest that the cost of imported wines may increase by more than 20 per cent following the vote for the UK to leave the …

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Mencap Welsh and Local

West Berkshire Mencap charity dinner

This year, Indigo Bay and Local Buzz magazine are getting together in aid of West Berkshire Mencap and are organising a charitable dinner on Tuesday 24th October.
You can to book your space via Indigo …

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The difficulties faced by dairy farmers in recent years have been well documented with many stories of farmers failing to forge a way through the troubled times.
For Mike Smales, a dairy farmer from t …

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THE STARS OF THE HAMPSHIRE FOOD SCENE

THE STARS OF THE HAMPSHIRE FOOD SCENE
The results are in and producers across Hampshire are toasting tasty success. Organised by the Guild of Fine Food, the Great Taste Awards are recognised as a benc …

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FEST

This year promises excellent variety and entertainment in equal measures!
The latest count of 175 ales and over 100 different ciders & perries, sourced both locally and from different regions of E …

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CURRY

Indigo Bay – One of the top Indian restaurants in West Berkshire

Established thirteen years ago in Newbury, the restaurant has a substantial menu of self-styled Indian and Bangladeshi dishes, as genuine as any served this side of the Orient. However, Indigo Bay has …

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pears

Fine Food

Pear
The main British-grown varieties are Doyenne du Comice, Conference and Concorde. Comice has a meltingly soft texture, while Conference is slightly more granular. Concorde, a cross of the two pear …

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wine

WINE

Evidence of grape pips at Palaeolithic sites indicates humans were eating grapes from around 7000BC. The first vineyard dates from 3200 BC when the Egyptians and Phoenicians began planting and tending …

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MIKRON

Mikron Theatre put their Best Foot Forward in Burley

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 Now in their 46th year, Mikron Theatre Company make a welcome stop in Burley on 12th July as their national tour travels throughout the region.
 Appearing for the first time at YHA New Forest th …

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A Royal engagement for Hampshire Charcuterie makers

 
A ROYAL ENGAGEMENT FOR HAMPSHIRE CHARCUTERIE MAKERS
Hampshire Fare members, Parsonage Farm, were recently invited to showcase their range of charcuterie at the summer garden party at Clarence House …

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Winning miss witt wows the academy

WINNING MISS WITT WOWS THE ACADEMY

Lymington based chocolate maker, Miss Witt, has been awarded a silver medal at awards held at the Academy of Chocolate in London.
The judges awarded her a silver fo …

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