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Anyone for church

Anyone for Church? Priestly Brook

The Reverend Priestly Brook, an Anglican priest, retired in August 2012 from the Colne and Villages Team Ministry in East Lancashire. His Bishop has...
South Indian Chicken Curry

South Indian Style Chicken Curry with Shallots

Serves 4 Ingredients 3 green finger chillies, roughly chopped ½ tsp turmeric ½ tsp ground coriander ¼ tsp ground cinnamon 2 tsp root ginger, peeled and finely grated 4 garlic cloves,...
Lemon and Lime Dal

Lemon and Lime Dal

Serves: 6 Ingredients For the dal: 3 tbsp groundnut oil 1 large onion, finely chopped 2 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp salt 1 tbsp turmeric 2 fresh chillies, sliced thinly (reserve a...
naan bread pizza with sweet chilli beetroot parsley capers pepperoni and mozzarella

Naan Bread Pizza with Sweet Chilli Beetroot

Serves: 4 or 2 as a starter/light lunch Ingredients 2 plain naan bread 2 tbsp chopped flat leaf parsley 1 tbsp capers, roughly chopped 1 small garlic clove, finely...
the recovery position

The Recovery Position

St John Ambulance, the nation’s leading first aid charity, has teamed up with Northern Life to bring you some simple but life-saving first aid...
wedding flowers

Beautiful Wedding Flowers

Fabulous Flowers Beautiful flowers are an essential part of any wedding, but they can be a major expense. Whether you want to splurge, spend or...
When it's my Time

When It’s My Time | Poetry

by Janet Guest via email Just buy me a minimal coffin Reinforced plywood would do It’s only my ‘casing’ that’s in there And I’d sooner the cash went...
Todmorden Curve

Taking the Todmorden Curve

We stood fidgeting on the station like schoolboys going on their first train journey. But my friend Colin is 77 and I am only...
Clare Teal

Exclusive interview with Clare Teal

Yorkshire-born Clare Teal is one of the most successful British jazz singers in decades with a string of albums behind her, winning the prestigious...
Free Spirit

Free Spirit | Poetry

by Emma Leeming, Skipton Bags packed and boot full, Maps sprawled across the dashboard before us, Our campervan had been bought all those years ago, Longing for its...