Tag Archives: The Guardian

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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Isles of Scilly turn heat on Jersey over ‘warmest place in Britain’ claim

Tourism officials complain over £1m advertising campaign, but biggest Channel Island remains defiant Continue reading

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Budget bourguignon: cheap eats in France

Dining out in France doesn’t have to break the bank. Here’s our pick of the best budget eateries Continue reading

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Budget 2011: Extra tax on beer attacked by brewers and publicans

Hundreds of pubs face closure as beer duty goes up 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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