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You could win £10k for life with new Lottery shake up

Lottery winners could be swapping their multi-million pound prizes for a lifetime monthly payout of £10,000 in a possible new shake up to increase ticket sales.

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Rothay Manor dates back to the Regency period

Travel review - Rothay Manor, Ambleside

Within walking distance of Ambleside town centre can be found Rothay Manor: for many years a byword for good taste, comfort and fine dining.
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Zabaione from Gino's Italian Coastal Escape by Gino D'Acampo

How to make Gino D'Acampo's zabaione with limoncello and strawberries

A sweet and cooling pud.
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The Nimes Roman ampitheatre

TRAVEL: Underground and overground in beautiful southern France

Smell. Taste. Think.
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Buon Natale!

Asda launch full Christmas dinner pizza with all the trimmings

There's nothing quite like a traditional Christmas dinner
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Maharani Restaurant

REVIEW: Maharani Restaurant, the latest curry house on the block

I’m not known for my decision making skills when it comes to food.

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Pasty parcel

Mince pies, and sausage rolls - Greggs advent calendar with a difference

With chocolate advent calendars becoming the norm, a couple of dozen sample-size products are now the ideal way to get us in the Christmas spirit.
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Let your imagination run riot

Beer lovers: Your dream pint flavour is closer than you think

A brewery has invited beer lovers to create their fantasy pint - by asking them to submit the most bizarre flavours they can think of.
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Have you bought these nuts?

Aldi recalls nuts over allergy fears

Aldi has recalled its Clancy’s Barbecue Flavour Coated Peanuts because they contain cashew nuts, which are undeclared on the label.
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Leeds Town Hall

Culture, craft beers and celestial bars? It's all possible on a weekend break in Leeds

Liz Ryan is wowed by the northern city's rise in popularity - but is relieved to find the people are still down to earth.

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Glad the winter is here?

The formula for the perfect Friday night has been revealed..

Heating on, curtains drawn, a Chinese takeaway and TWO episodes of a Netflix series have been revealed as elements of the perfect Friday night, according to Britons.

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The Xbox One X

What you need to know about the Xbox One X

It wouldn't be Christmas without the launch of a big brand console, and Microsoft haven't let the gaming world down.

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Barbara Brownskirt on stage

Library staging night of alternative poetry

A night of poetry with a difference which will appeal to fans of dark humour is coming to a library as part of an international LGBT festival.
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53% of shoppers buy from the reduced section

Stigma of buying reduced food has gone

There is no longer a stigma in buying food bearing a "reduced" label as shoppers take pride in getting a bargain, according to a supermarket.

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The sun rises over Uluru, Australia

Climbing to be banned on sacred Australian rock formation Uluru

Climbing the dramatic rock formation Uluru will be banned in two years after declining as visitors to the Australian landmark increasingly recognise its sacredness to indigenous people.

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Will you be trying these foods in 2018?

REVEALED: The food you could be eating in 2018

Japanese ‘dude food’, Indian tapas and plant protein look set to become the big dishes of 2018 according to a new report.

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Wine Advent Calendar

9 of the best: Boozy baubles, crackers and advent calendars

Everybody loves a festive-themed novelty gift - and if you're after something drinkable to help get you into the Yuletide spirit, there are plenty of options out there.

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Mushroomy mac and cheese

How to make Lucy Watson's mushroomy mac and cheese

So how do you eat macaroni cheese if you're vegan?

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French toast with spiced plums

How to make Lucy Watson's French toast with spiced plums

This breakfast is sure to perk up your morning.
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Shop Well For Less seeks contestants

BBC’s Shop Well For Less seeks contestants

If your family are self-confessed big spenders, the BBC is looking for contestants to enter Shop Well For Less which teaches households how to become savvier shoppers.

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