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58% of Local Off-Licences Fail Alcohol Sales ID Test

The Public Protection Partnership (PPP), which delivers Trading Standards, Environmental Health and Licensing services across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham, has identified that 58% of 86 local off-licences tested in a recent test purchasing operation potentially breached their licence conditions by not asking for identification before selling alcohol to a 20-year-old volunteer. The mystery […]

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CLOSED Competition – The real macaron company – Win a 3 month membership to the Macaron Club

The Real Macaron Company produces an exquisite range of macarons ideal for any occasion. From wedding towers to baby showers, corporate events to gifts and dinner parties, we have the perfect macaron …

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Halloween

Halloween or Hallowe’en (a contraction of All Hallows’ Evening) is a spooky celebration observed every year in many countries on October 31 – the eve of the Western Christian feast o …

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CLOSED Competition – Win a £25 voucher from Rio’s Burgers Newbury

Rios have been serving up flame-grilled burgers for 27 years.  Some say they are the best in Newbury!
 
Check out their menu now: http://www.riosburgers.com/

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The Big Sausage Week Celebration

The UK & Ireland’s best sausage, the pinnacle of sausage making, will be revealed at Meat Trades Journal’s Champion of Champions award on Monday November 6 at London’s County Hall, the culmi …

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Chocolate Heaven

Chocolate week 9th-15th October
Chocolate may be the “food of the gods,” but for most of its 4,000-year history, it was actually consumed as a bitter beverage rather than as a sweet edible treat.

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Chorizo potato cakes with fried sea bass

When writing recipes, we try to come up with interesting dishes that everyone would like to eat and that are easy to cook, without getting into difficulties. We think this recipe works well on both co …

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Fine Food

Apple
Crumbles became popular in Britain during World War II, when the crumble topping was an economical alternative to pies due to shortages of pastry ingredients as the result of rationing. To furth …

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

 
 
This Friday 29th September  – Come and Join Us for the
 
WORLDS BIGGEST COFFEE MORNING
 
Local Buzz Magazine is proud to be working with Boswells Café in the Kennet Ce …

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Bluebird care supports Macmillan’s 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 …

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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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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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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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