• What’s on? Lots!

    Althorp Literary Festival, Althorp Estate, Thurs 30 Jun to July 3 Building on the success of Festivals past, the 13th Althorp Literary Festival promises once again to be a tres impressive event, with sessions from renowned novelists, comedians, politicians, sportsmen, screenwriters, biographers, historians and broadcasters (plus yours truly will be there with bells on). A bit of […]

  • What’s on this week…

    Mediterranean Breads, Bay Tree Cottage, Towcester, Thurs 12 May That Bay Tree Cottage makes so much bread I reckon the lucky employees are in a permanent carb coma! This week they’re using an authentic range of ingredients, baking methods and techniques, and learning how to create a selection of delicious Mediterranean breads. I’m looking at a […]

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