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 The Children’s Holiday Centre, Mablethorpe Free Valuations with TV Antiques Expert Marc Allum - 6th & 18th Oct, 1st & 15th Nov. Bec Holmes, Jess Moore, Jacki Minor and Harry Harris

An Interview with Zeffy Thompson, Owner of 34 Windsor St restaurant & bar

Taking time out of her busy schedule, owner of 34 Windsor St, Zeffy Thompson talks about working in Dubai, her recipe to success and the inspiration behind 34 Windsor St – the Burbage-based, two-time Michelin Recommended restaurant.  Where was your first job in the hospitality industry? 

Roam around Rutland

As you might expect from England’s most rural county, Rutland has some great walks, whether you are a serious “fully equipped, all weather walker” ready to tackle the Viking Way, the Hereward Way or Macmillan Way, or more of a short ‘stroller’.

Music Man by Marc Allum

I play the guitar, the bass guitar mainly and I have about twelve – I think. It’s a problem with the business I work in. If you have a passion for something, it’s far too easy to fuel it.

Imperial Tomb of Emporer Tu Duc

  The Tomb of Tu Duc (Vietnamese: Lăng Tự Đức) is located in Hue, Vietnam. It is built for the Nguyen Emperor Tu Duc. The tomb took three years to build from 1864–1867 and is divided into a Temple Area and a Tomb Area. 

You can have it all by Richard Webb

After a decade of relentless competition, carmakers have finally created the perfect car, it seems. Richard Webb takes a look at the phenomenon that is the SUV. 

Local Photographer Scoops Major Award

Celebrating the Masters of Photography, the annual Master Photographers Association (MPA) Awards welcomed some of the greatest photography talents in a glittering awards ceremony, held at the Hinckley Island Hotel, 16th October 2016. 

Executions at Leicester Prison

There have been 23 executions carried out at Leicester Prison, between the years 1829 and 1953. The youngest person executed was John Swift, aged 19 in 1877, and the oldest was Thomas Bloxham, aged 62, in 1887.

Market Harborough Estate Agency Expands Lettings Team To Meet Demand

Andrew Granger & Co has appointed two new members of staff to meet the growing demand for rental property in the Leicestershire region. Anna Eldridge and Conor Jackson joined the estate agency in September and October respectively.

News from the Farmgate by Milly Fyfe

It’s been a very dry Autumn which we have been very thankful for. The cows are still out at grass and we will keep them out so long as the ground remains firm and they still have plenty to eat. Last week the tups (male sheep) went out to start mating with the ewes.

Hints & Tips For December/January by David Greaves

A spot of gardening, even on the coldest and greyest of days, will lift your spirits, and warm you up!  The shorter days also make it more difficult for gardening as the daylight hours but there are still may jobs to continue with in the winter months 

Be A Responsible Driver & Stay Safe For Christmas

I’m a huge ambassador for the National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs. I met my wife through YFC and am proud to say I was the Leicestershire County Chair a few years ago. 

The City Rooms Celebrate their 10th Birthday

The City Rooms marked its tenth anniversary on Friday 16th September, around 100 friends, suppliers and clients attended a party at the Leicester City Venue to celebrate. 

Montagu's Bespoke Kitchens and Interiors

Montagu’s are designers and manufacturers of traditional and contemporary interiors. Specialising in a truly bespoke service they can transform any area of a home into something wonderfully unique.

Rules of Engagement

An engagement or betrothal, is a promise to wed, and also the period of time between a marriage proposal and a marriage. During this period, a couple is said to be betrothed, ‘intended’, affianced, engaged to be married, or simply engaged. 

The Grey Goose offers a contemporary and modern experience for both dining and drinking, and is open seven days a week. Owners Shaun and Martin, who took the establishment over in March 2015 have certainly gained a reputation for excellence.

In the last few weeks we have managed to construct a poly tunnel in the farm garden. We purchased it online for a real bargain and it was swiftly delivered in flat pack style.