Lifestyle

Freaky Down Farm Returns for 2019

Finkley Down Farm has had a FREAKY makeover for Halloween and its frighteningly good! The farm has been covered in pumpkins and skeletons in preparation for the spooky season. Along with the spooky makeover, Finkley has...

E Coli Salad Leaves Claim Two Lives

Public Health England (PHE) have warned consumers to thoroughly wash mixed salad leaves, after an outbreak of E coli food poisoning which has claimed the lives of two people in the UK, and infected...

Choking Hazard Prompts Waitrose Chocolate Recall

Waitrose has recalled four types of their luxury chocolate bars over fears they may contain pieces of plastic. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) said the 85g Waitrose 1 bars, which have a best before...

Cosy up at The Tea Cosy in Hurstbourne Tarant

The Tea Cosy is a tucked-away treat in Hurstbourne Tarrant run by Jenni Danks and her trusty team of friendly staff. The tea room is always bright and clean, and there are a variety...

Brits are Unsatisfied with Life Achievements

Nine in 10 Brits are unhappy with the amount they’ve achieved in life so far, according to research. A study of 2,000 adults found career frustrations, relationship worries and missed opportunities were among the...

Joint initiative helps to ease winter pressure on hospitals

AN INITIATIVE run to ease the pressure on local hospitals during the busy winter period has been hailed as a success. The Winter Action initiative ran for six days in January and was led...

Its’s My Home But it’s Haunted

SUPERSTITIOUS BRITS are putting problems in the home down to paranormal activity, according to new research. A survey of 1,782 UK adults carried out by fuel supplier, Emo Oil, found that more than 1...

Spiced Chicken with Rice & Crisp Red Onions

This low-cholesterol curried chicken recipe from Mary Cadogan shows that diets don't have to be boring. Delicious and fragrant, this is a great recipe to make and enjoy after an indulgent Christmas. Ingredients ...

Singletons in the South East Say it Costs More to be Alone

Despite recent news suggesting those in relationships are financially worse off, single residents in the South East are adamant they are the ones suffering more of a financial strain. A study by TopCashback.co.uk, released...

Heart Charity Launches bid to improve region’s cardiac health

A Wessex heart charity is launching a pilot scheme aimed at improving the cardiac health of people across the region. Wessex Heartbeat is trialling a new ’12 Week Healthy Heart Challenge’, which will see people...