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PiCK UP! biscuits winner

Meet Billy, Lancashire’s Ninja Dog

PiCK UP! Biscuits Announces Winner of Ninja Dog Championships Forget Blackpool and hot-pots, the county of Lancashire has a new claim to fame:  a Ninja...
Helliwells funeral service

Helliwells Funeral Service

What to do when a death occurs Loss, grief and bereavement Helliwells' History Useful Information Contact Helliwells What to do when a death occurs The death of a loved one...
Hollands Chocolate Pie

Holland’s Create Chocolate Pie Recipes with Lancashire Foodies

Holland’s, one of the UK’s best-known producers of pies and pastries, has teamed up with two Lancashire food fanatics to create a series of recipes...
Still Pontificating

Still Pontificating | Poetry

Patricia W. Tapsell, Bradford Election time is here again, Parties are in disarray! Who will win the people’s votes? Who is going to win the day? More pontification, here...
Andrew Whitham Photography

The stunning photography of Andrew Whitham

At the end of a week working in a factory, Andrew Whitham loved to get away for the peace and quiet of fishing. He’d also...

Breaking Bed

Binge-watching boxsets is now the most popular thing we do in bed other than sleep Boxsets are the new sleep stealers, taking the place of...
Sweet and Sour Chicken

Jack Monroe’s Sweet and Sour Chicken

This recipe is from Jack Monroe's ‘Ready Meal Revolution’ series published in the Guardian, where I dissected and reconstructed popular takeaways and ready meals...
Rhubarb Pancakes

Rhubarb Compote with Vanilla Crème Fraîche & Pancakes

Ingredients For the pancake batter 125 g (4 oz) plain flour a pinch of salt 1 medium egg 300 ml (1/2 pint) milk a knob of butter or oil, for...
Lancashire Pancakes

Lancashire Pancakes

Ingredients For the pancake batter 125 g plain flour a pinch of salt 1 medium egg 300 ml milk a knob of butter or oil, for frying Additional ingredients 225 g of...
David Attenborough

A Natural Wonder | David Attenborough

Sir David Attenborough has been bringing the nation ground breaking programmes about the natural world for over 60 years. Busier than ever, the veteran...

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