Scenes from a Hospital Bed

10th February 2016

I’m writing this column from a hospital bed. Don’t worry, it’s nothing...

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Eating on a Budget

10th February 2016

All this talk of real food, of butchers, fishmongers and top quality...

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Spelt and Barley

10th July 2015

I don’t know who first took a load of grains from a...

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Rye – an alternative to Wheat?

7th July 2015

Wheat doesn’t grow very easily in Cumbria. We’re too cold and too...

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A Fishy Tale

1st April 2015

I love fish. I love shellfish too. That was why I was...

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Eating Out – Triumph or Disappointment?

29th March 2015

I like visiting restaurants. I don’t get the chance anywhere near like...

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