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Jade Mountain

Holiday Destinations - Jade Mountain, St. Lucia

Jade Mountain, St. Lucia, was formed on a volcanic eruption millions of years ago but it offers a rare type of tranquillity

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Winston Churchill

70 years ago today: June 6th 1944

On 6 June 1944, Winston Churchill announced the landings in France – news of the biggest invasion and largest military campaign the world had seen thus far

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Hidden Gems Around England

Top 10 travel tips - Hidden Gems Around England

Randomly stick a pin into a map of the England and chances are you will hit on somewhere, or something of interest. Our little Island nation is steeped in history and choc-full of treasures. Here are 10 hidden gems from our personal favourites list.

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The Production Studio

AniMotion show at Durham Cathedral

The AniMotion Show is set to transform Durham Cathedral Cloisters on Easter Monday 8.30 pm, Easter Monday the 21st of April 2014.

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Food and Drink

Lamb Chilli con Carne

Lamb Chilli con Carne Recipe

Wholegrain Basmati is a world apart from Pure Basmati in terms of flavour and texture.

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Giant Wild Rice Medley

Giant Wild Rice Medley Recipe

The nuttiness and texture from the Giant Wild Rice needs something with similar properties from the spice world - and that something has to be mustard seeds.

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People

Lewis Gray of Gateshead pays a visit and helps open the new 'LEGO' store at the Metro Centre Photo by Dave Charlton

The North East’s ‘Biggest Lego Fan’ opens new Metrocentre store

The LEGO Group has officially opened it’s brand new store in the Gateshead’s intu Metrocentre.

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The Royal Baby Bookazine

The Royal Baby

Congratulations to Prince George of Cambridge

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Home and Gardens

A Life with a View Fragrances

20% OFF A Life with a View fragrances and candles

Save 20% off all purchases of candles and fragrances by A Life with a View on the Great British Life Shop

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Baa stools

10% OFF Baa Stools: the luxury sheepskin footstool

Grab yourself a British made Baargain over at the Great British Life Shop

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A stunning, oversized wooden framed mirror will complement any setting, be it traditional or contemporary, £569, Ayres and Graces

Beautiful pieces to add an opulent finish to a room

Beautiful pieces to add an opulent flourish to a room.

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The AGA City60 in rose

The new AGA City60

Promotional Feature

Celebrate the arrival of the new 60cm-wide AGA City60 at one of the many events planned across the UK.

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These fabulous cushions are the work of London based designer Amy Sia.  Her cushion collection is digitally printed and handmade in the UK. Her signature painterly designs are printed onto 100% cotton backed with a natural coloured cotton/linen blend. Stunning. 
Painterly Cushions by Amy Sia £70 
www.amy-sia.com

Interiors - this season’s soft furnishing styles

Soft furnishings can make or break a room; find your style with that perfect finishing touch.

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Gardens

A Life with a View Fragrances

20% OFF A Life with a View fragrances and candles

Save 20% off all purchases of candles and fragrances by A Life with a View on the Great British Life Shop

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Farmer's Cottage Rotating Sphere Seater from John Lewis

Bring some sunshine to your garden this summer

With those first breaths of summer comes the need to freshen up the home, inside and out

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Celebrity interviews

The Royal Baby Bookazine

The Royal Baby

Congratulations to Prince George of Cambridge

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