Provencal Barbecue Lamb

Why not ditch the kitchen oven and slow roast a leg of lamb in your kettle or kamado barbecue.  Using a “rub” of ingredients from the Provence region such as lavender flowers and rosemary, I personally think this is the ultimate lamb roast. 

Civil Ceremony License Granted At Sketchley Hotel

A hotel in Hinckley has been given approval to hold civil ceremonies in a new room that can hold up to 80 people. The addition of this latest space means the Sketchley Grange Hotel now has six rooms where people can tie the knot. 

Upcoming Events at Nuffield Health Hospital

Friday 27th July 2018  (from 18 year) – Mr Ashwin Kulkarni Hip Hip Hooray, Minimally invasive hip replacement, Talk to the expert. This event is for anyone who needs a hip replacement and would like to explore their options for treatment.   Friday 3rd August 2018 (from 10 years) – Mr Subash Tandon

Arabel Lebrusan Bespoke Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is one of life’s most important purchases. It pays to chose wisely. But alongside the man who has the whole thing sussed, there will be another one who doesn’t know where to start.

Canaletto & the Art of Venice

In 1762 the young monarch George III purchased virtually the entire collection of Joseph Smith, the greatest patron of art in Venice at the time.

Top To Toe In Fuerteventura by Adam Jacot de Boinod

The wind is regular though relenting (apart from in September when it lulls) and permeating but not piercing. But there’s also proper heat, not just warmth. With only a week to have a break you don’t want to fly for eight hours or suffer jet lag.

Transform Your Home Under £5,000

  Michael Holmes, spokesperson for the National Homebuilding and Renovating Show, (NEC, Birmingham) shares his secrets on how to transform your home for under £5000 Cosmetic makeover 

New Flower Show at Belvoir Castle

Tickets are now available for the very first flower show to be held at Belvoir Castle in Leicestershire.

Strawberry and Malted Layer Cake

Fresh strawberry and a hint of malted flavor make for a great combination for a summery treat  Prep time: 30 minutes plus cooling: Cooking time: 25-35 minutes: Serves: 14-16  Ingredients 

Canaletto & the Art of Venice

In 1762 the young monarch George III purchased virtually the entire collection of Joseph Smith, the greatest patron of art in Venice at the time.

The government’s call for evidence on the use of solid fuels for domestic heating has re-ignited the campaign for burning kiln dried wood: ‘Ready to Burn’.

Prep time: 45 minutes plus cooling and setting, Cooking time: 25-30 minutes, Serves: 18  Ingredients:  For the cake  100g (3.5oz) Dr. Oetker Fine Cooks’ Extra Dark Chocolate (72%), finely chopped 200g (7oz) plain flour 1 1⁄2 tsp (7g) Dr Oetker Baking Powder Tub