Sarah’s Charity Summer Ball in Aid of Loros Held at Shearsby Bath Rights for people with Polio and PPs ‘ad-dressed’ with help from Virgin trains! Keith Vaz MP supports calls for local funding into liver and pancreatic cancer research AEG is proud to be headline sponsor of Jamie Oliver and Alex James present The Big Feastival 2014 Charity concert in aid of Rutland's special needs children Paramedic Pip talks about Spring and Summer-time, safety tips and being prepared Leicester Charnwood Lions Club 40th Anniversary Dinner - 40 years of making a difference Injured military personnel and veterans have helped excavate a mysterious Roman building complex as part of an archaeology project which aims to help their recovery

“Fashion fades only style remains the same” Coco Chanel

Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel was born on August 19th 1883, in the charity hospital run by the Sisters of Providence in Samur, France, to an unwed mother, Eugénie Jeanne Devolle, who was a laundrywoman. Her father, Albert Chanel, was a street vendor who peddled work clothes and undergarments.

Volunteers needed, Wenlo 'RDA' Riding for the Disabled Group

Volunteers needed, Wenlo 'RDA' Riding for the Disabled Group

Every year RDA’s 18,000 volunteers help 30,000 people with disabilities discover just how much they can achieve. Why Volunteer? With the support of people like you, investing a couple of hours each week we can continue to provide life changing activities to more people who are missing out.

Blackberry and Almond Tart

Blackberry and Almond Tart

This delicious dessert is really versatile and simple to prepare when entertaining guests. The sweet almond filling contrasts perfectly with the tart blackberries. You could also customise the recipe with fresh cherries, blackcurrants or raspberries.

St James’ Church Burton Lazers Article By Elizabeth Lewin

St James’ Church Burton Lazers Article By Elizabeth Lewin

St James’ is a modest sized 12th Century church in the equally modest sized village of Burton Lazars, found to the south of Melton Mowbray. Although a typical village church in many ways, St James’ has a very surprising churchyard, in terms of particular monuments and persons interred therein.

HSBC Table Tennis Tournament

HSBC Table Tennis Tournament

HSBC, based at Grove Park, recently held their 6th annual Table Tennis Tournament, raising an incredible sum of £3,000 for LOROS and beating their total of £2,500 from last year!

Warm Chard Salad with Carrots and Balsamic Vinegar

Warm Chard Salad with Carrots and Balsamic Vinegar

It is often said that with chard you get two vegetables in one. The stalks are like a sweeter, less astringent version of celery when lightly braised as they are here. The leaves are not unlike spinach, although they hold their shape better when cooked.

Anarchy In The Organism

Anarchy In The Organism

Anarchy in the Organism presents ways of looking at the possible meanings of cancer from cultural, scientific, ethical and existential perspectives by exploring a variety responses to Simeon Nelson’s affecting art installation of the same name.

Raspberry Cheesecake Creams

Raspberry Cheesecake Creams

Serves: 2Pyrex Products: Ramekins Ingredients:100g tub of soft cream cheese150g tub Greek style yogurtZest of 1 lemon125g fresh English raspberries3-4 tablespoons light muscovado sugar4 tablespoons crunchy muesli Method:

A brilliant afternoon at the Academy Awards for Leicester College

A brilliant afternoon at the Academy Awards for Leicester College

Leicester College’s Peter Jones Enterprise Academy was in high spirits after winning Level 2 Student of the Year, and Enterprise Tutor of the Year Awards at the 2014 Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Graduation on in July 2014.

Sam & Amy Charity Race Night - 29th August

Charity Race Night at Queen of Bradgate in Leicester next Friday with Sam & Amy of Gem 106.  Queen of Bradgate is supporting Amy (of Sam & Amy) in her campaign this year to raise over £6000 for Prostate Cancer UK (and Movember) in memory of her father who passed away 5 years ago.

surtees and Räikkönen Delight Fans at shell Goodwood Hillclimb

surtees and Räikkönen Delight Fans at shell Goodwood Hillclimb

British motor racing legend John Surtees and Scuderia Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen treated Goodwood Festival of Speed visitors to a once-in-a-lifetime experience, as the two Formula OneTM World Champions ascended the renowned festival Hillclimb together in their championship winning cars.

Duck Breast with Orange Port and Carrots Julienne

Duck Breast with Orange Port and Carrots Julienne

Ingredients (Serves 4): 4 Gressingham duck breast2 large oranges zested thenjuiced2 medium carrots peeledand cut into julienne and blanched125ml of ruby port125ml good chicken stocksea salt and black peppersmall knob unsalted butter6 juniper berries crushed1 small onion finely diced Method:

Charity concert in aid of Rutland's special needs children

Rutland Healthwatch Youth Team With Rutland Youth Council. International piano duo James Redfern & Laura Panuna

Paramedic Pip talks about Spring and Summer-time, safety tips and being prepared

It’s time to shake off the winter blues and get set for adventure this spring. As temperatures and daylight hours increase the opportunities for freedom, relaxation and exploration do too.