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Country diary: Yarlington, Somerset

John Vallins spends time at Yarlington Fringe Festival. Yarlington, after which the famous Yarlington Mill cider apple variety is named, is a very small village in a hidden valley, but it attracts great crowds to its Fringe festival.

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Nigel Slater’s salad of mackerel, bacon and potatoes, and black pudding, cabbage and mustard cream dressing recipes

Warm up a crispy salad with mackerel, pancetta or even crumbled black pudding for a colourful spring supper Continue reading

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The best that Brittany has to offer

Buttery biscuits, Nolwenn Leroy, and the Breton top – why Brittany is the new capital of cool Continue reading

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Yotam Ottolenghi’s late winter salad recipes

We’re still a way off the first spring goodies, so raid the store cupboard, add a hit of citrus, vinegar and herbs, and you freshen up tired tastebuds after the long winter Continue reading

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A schooner of lager? Or how about a jigger of whisky?

Britain’s strict laws on measurements in pubs are about to be relaxed. So get prepared for some strange drinks orders Continue reading

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