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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

Provencal Barbecue Lamb

Why not ditch the kitchen oven and slow roast a leg of lamb in your kettle or kamado barbecue.  Using a “rub” of ingredients from the Provence region such as lavender flowers and rosemary, I personally think this is the ultimate lamb roast. 

Halloween History

Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain ( sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the area that is now Ireland, the United Kingdom and northern France, who celebrated their new year on 1st of November.

Looking for Land? Look to the Cotswolds

While agricultural land values soften, more versatile blocks continue to hold up well in Gloucestershire & Oxfordshire 

“Lies! All lies! You're all lying against my boys!”

Kate Barker was born in Arizona Clark in Ash Grove, Missouri 0n the 8th October 1873 and her family called her ‘Arrie’. In 1892 she married George Barker, in Lawrence County, Missouri. The couple had four sons - Herman (1893-1927), Lloyd (1897- 1949), Arthur (1899 -1939) and Fred (1901-1935).

New Technique For The Study of Blood Diseases

A new technique to study the flow of liquids developed by scientists from Université Paris-Saclay and the University of Amsterdam offers fresh hope for tackling blood diseases like thrombosis. 

What is Good Food?

What do we mean by ‘good food’? We know, different cultures have different kinds of food, from Indian curry and rice to American hamburgers and fries. When we talk about good food, do we mean tasty food or do we mean healthy food? Or, can we have both? 

Local Charity Helps Put Cardiac Health on National Sports Agenda

The independent Duty of Care in Sport review, which was led by Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, advocates more training and better awareness of cardiac health to help protect people - especially young people - who play sport. 

The Lively Business of a Village Store

In the heart of East Leicestershire lies the picturesque village of Tilton on the Hill. With its hills and rural countryside it is easy to see why the village was voted ‘Best Village in Leicestershire’ in 2009. 

Natural Cleaning Tips

Fabric Softner  5 1⁄2 cups water 15 oz bottle of your favorite hair conditioner 2.5 cups white vinegar 20 drops of essential oil for fragrance (optional)  Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix well. Pour into an empty storage container (such as empty fabric softner container). 

The Boss of All Bosses - Vito Genovese

Vito Genovese was born on November 27th in Risigliano near Naples, in Italy. When Genovese was 15 his family emmigrated to New York City in 1913 and settled in Little Italy, Manhattan. Genovese soon began hanging out with local gangs and running errands for mob members.

Bec Holmes, Jess Moore, Jacki Minor and Harry Harris

On Saturday 4th June, Harry Harris finished his three day press tour in Leicester, for his ground breaking book “The Immortals” - a story on the success of Leicester City in the 15/16 Premier League season. He finished his tour at Marco’s New York Italian at The Grand Hotel. 

Richard Webb ponders how overnight success usually happens after a lifetime of solid effort.