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January 4, 2015 Award Winner!,Cider,Cider Pub of the Year no responses

Country charm shines through as Castle Inn wins CAMRA’s National Cider Pub of the Year

Press release from CAMRA: A traditional 16th century thatched roofed pub in a small Dorset village has walked away with CAMRA’s top Real Cider award after being named Cider Pub of the Year. The Castle Inn, West Lulworth, has been crowned the best place in the UK to enjoy a […]

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May 9, 2013 3D,Cinema,Movie Review no responses

Movie Review: Star Trek Into Darkness (3D)

Star Trek Into Darkness follows the highly successful Star Trek (2009) which created a new Star Trek timeline. This film follows the story of Khan, a genetically engineered superhuman created 300 years before the film is set. Anyone who has seen the original films will know of Khan who was […]

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September 16, 2012 chicken,gluten free,mains,quinoa,recipe,spinach no responses

Recipe: Chicken, Spinach and Quinoa Bake

This a great recipe for a wholesome addition to a salad, possibly as an alternative to a quiche. The Spinach and Quinoa work well together bringing good bulk to the dish, whilst the fried chicken adds a lot of flavour and the all important protein! Of course this dish is […]

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Recipe: Baked Chicken in a Greek Yoghurt, Chilli and Lime Marinade

Greek Yoghurt is one of those ingredients that are overly neglected in British cooking which is surprising as it is so versatile as a fat/oil replacement in many dishes. It is great as a marinade base for many chicken dishes as it easily absorbs the flavours of any spices and herbs added […]

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Recipe: Hot & Sour Chicken Stir-Fry

I have used the Goan Hot & Sour Indian Stir Fry Sauce by Patak’s as the sauce for this dish. As usual, there wasn’t quite enough flavour in the sauce so I added extras to help emphasise the dish. These sauce packets, whilst shunned my many, are a great way […]

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Recipe: Chicken Rogan Josh Curry

I have started using the excellent Geeta’s spice blends for the base of many of my currys. They are strong blends which do not contain a lot of the fillers of some of the bigger brands, an advantage of this is that they are gluten-free! As with most of my […]

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Recipe: Chicken and Quinoa Cheddar Bake

I based this meal off of the “Baked Quinoa and Chicken Parmesan” recipe on the “Elly Says Opa!” website. Quinoa is an excellent replacement to the pasta in many dishes with the main advantage of it being gluten-free. Quinoa is seen by many as a “superfood” due to its high […]

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22SAS comes Third in i46 UK Battlefield 3 Tournament

17 teams entered the i46 BF3 Tournament. We fought hard to get 3rd place and bring home some cash! After playing a friendly warm-up match against sTFU and being destroyed, our team went on to win all our matches only to be knocked out in the semi final again by […]

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August 8, 2012 3D,Animation,Cinema,Ice Age,Movie Review no responses

Movie Review: Ice Age 4: Continental Drift (3D)

“Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift. Using an iceberg as a ship, they encounter sea creatures and home improvement loans interest rates battle pirates as they explore a new world.” Ice Age 4 was an excellent continuation of the Ice Age series and included all the expected […]

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Movie Review: Chernobyl Diaries

Chernobyl Diaries follows a group of travellers who decide to go on a unsecured payday loan extreme adventure tour of the abandoned city of Pripyat, next to the disaster site of the Chernobyl reactor site. Things start to go wrong from the start when they are refused entry to the city for an […]

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