Monthly Archives: April 2018

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At a private clinic in Dorset, Rhoda Gradwyn has booked an operation to remove a serious facial scar – one which she has borne for many years, but ‘no longer has need of.’ The operation is a success, but by morning Rhoda Gradwyn is dead, and suspicion falls on the staff of Cheverell Manor. Commander […]

Missing a dog in your life? Become a Barking Mad holiday host.

More and more people are discovering the joy that the company of a dog can bring, even without owning a dog of their own. Based locally, Barking Mad has been matching friendly dogs with loving host families for their holidays for over 15 years. Our unique service provide the opportunity for people to enjoy the […]

Chipping Steam Fair 26th – 28th May 2018

So we’re well into 2018 and the Chipping Steam Fair Team are busy preparing for this years show, which will be our 20th event. We are pulling out all the stops this May to make CSF2018 extra special, to mark this amazing mile stone and say a huge thank you to our supporters, visitors and […]


Bacon and Mushroom Risotto – A simple tasty New Year supper

Preparation: 10 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Serves 4   Ingredients 1 tbsp olive oil 1 onion 8 rashers streaky bacon, chopped 250g chestnut mushrooms,...

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Joanne loses an incredible 6 stone and is crowned Lea Club Woman of the Year!

I joined Slimming World on 9th January 2018, weighing at my heaviest weight 19st 5.5lbs... I was miserable with myself and life. Before I joined I had no idea how heavy I was because I was...

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New Year, New Feet?

“If only”, I hear you say! Of course, it’s not possible to actually get a pair of new feet, but with a bit of self-care and perhaps some professional attention you can come pretty...

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