Monthly Archives: July 2019


Totally Tropical Tea-zinger A refreshing mocktail full of tropical flavour, with added zing from the ginger beer. Serves 1 but will scale up Ingredients Tropical fruit tea bag (use your favourite, Peach is lovely, or Mango and lychee…or mix them up a bit), brewed in 90ml water, then brought to room temperature and chilled. Splash […]

A Call To The Barre

Any budding Darcey Bussells out there, or am I alone in dreaming that one day I may dance on stage, in tulle and en pointe. Alas I didn’t go to dancing classes as a child, instead I opted for riding lessons – which I loved, but it didn’t stop me looking on enviously as my […]


Following on from the success of the first edition of the ‘Lancashire Cook Book’ in 2016, a second edition is to be launched this August. The publication, produced by Meze Publishing, features a plethora of recipes from notable eateries and characters from across the country. For the second time Preston’s Business Improvement District (BID) has […]


Help Save Our Sewers and Seas

If you want to help reduce the amount of plastic entering our seas, rivers and oceans, save yourself costly drainage maintenance fees and contribute to stopping the formation of...

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Lancashire County Council Safe Trader Scheme

The Safe Trader Scheme is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year. The Scheme is operated by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards Service to assist residents of Lancashire to...

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Water Works – Why we should all drink more water

Ask most people how much fluid they are supposed to drink in a day, and they will reply "Eight glasses of water." This number has seeped into the public consciousness over the past couple...

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