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Wetherspoon's slashes prices in Tax Equality Day protest

Wetherspoon's is slashing prices across nearly 900 pubs in the UK to protest against tax discrepancies that allow supermarkets to undercut pubs on alcohol sales.
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Dame Judi Dench is supporting World's Biggest Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning events in Lancashire

The Lancashire community is invited to enjoy a cuppa and a slice or two of cake to help beat cancer.
Paul and Maureen Mallon

Garstang Market's cheese stallholders retire after 25 years

Garstang’s best-loved cheese and biscuit traders have said a final goodbye to their customers after serving from behind the counter of their indoor market stall for 25 years.
Mistletoe and wine?

Aldi launches budget friendly wine advent calendar

If you’re partial to a festive drink or two throughout December you'll be able to raise a toast with every calendar door.
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Where is the best place to go for a dessert?

If you fancy a sweet treat, where do you like to go?
It's the weekend

The 6 bargain booze deals you need to know about

Time for a weekend slurp.

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The winning team from the LTC Golf Final, Napthens Solicitors and Thwaites representing Lancashire (l-r) Chris Hibbert, Chris Wright, Paul Hands and David Hill

Lancashire solicitors and brewery raise thousands for Licence Trace Charity

A golfing team from Lancashire has raised more than £11,000 to support families who are experiencing financial and emotional pressures.

Blackberry and apple crumble

How to make Kirstie Allsopp's blackberry and apple crumble

You can't beat this British classic.
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Kirstie Allsopp's recipe for tabbouleh

How to make Kirstie Allsopp's tabbouleh

Here's a quick and easy taste of the Middle East.
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Kirstie Allsopp's slow-cooked Asian lamb

How to make Kirstie Allsopp's slow-cooked lamb

Warm up autumn evenings with this succulent dish.
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TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp

Property Queen Kirstie Allsopp on learning to cook - and why you should too

From tackling fussy-eaters to mastering simple Sunday roasts, Kirstie Allsopp's got it all covered in her first cookbook, as Kate Whiting discovers.
True or false?

Here's the truth behind 5 of the biggest food myths

Do carrots really help you see in the dark? Are Oysters an aphrodisiac? And do apples keep the doctor away?
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Will you be splashing out on the Prosecco?

Aldi to sell 3-litre bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we've found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.
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Fortune House, Preston: chicken balls

Takeaway review: Fortune House, Preston

In these days of TripAdvisor and online reviews, there is something quite appealingly old-school about a printed review stuck proudly on the wall of a takeaway shop.
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Pitch your restaurant ideas to the BBC

New BBC show is looking for your foodie ideas

If you have a burning idea for the next big thing in restaurants, now's your chance.

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World black pudding throwing championships reignite Yorkshire/Lancashire rivalry

Britain's biggest rivalry The War of the Roses was reignited as two delicacies went head to head at the World Black Pudding Throwing Championships.
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The French make the best wine. The English just play at it.

Marco Pierre White says only a "numpty" would buy English wine

Motormouth celebrity chef Marco Pierre White has taken a pop at the English wine industry - saying only a "numpty" would buy it.

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It is priced at 15.95

Yorkshire pudding pizza on the menu - and it looks amazing

A BBQ restaurant has created a pizza with a difference - in a YORKSHIRE PUDDING.

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Colin the Caterpillar has gone to the dark side

Colin the Caterpillar gets spooky makeover

If you're afraid of the dark look away now as the nation's favourite chocolate caterpillar cake has had a drastic makeover.

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Chinese food

Lancashire recommends... Chinese take-aways

Here is a list of the best Chinese take-aways, as voted by readers

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