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Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Brits are turning up their noses at ‘trending’ veg people post in recipes on social media - with celery named as the most hated.

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Heston Blumenthal launches banana and bacon Christmas trifle

Heston Blumenthal is launching yet another bizarrely flavoured Christmas product - a banana and bacon trifle.

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Terry Steers of the St Giles Ale House with pub dog, Stella

‘Micropub’ that cost £20,000 to renovate reacquainting Northampton patrons with good conversation

A traditional-style micro pub with an emphasis on real ales from around the county has opened its doors to the Northampton public.

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The Weston Favell Centre

New Burger King set to open at Weston Favell Shopping Centre

A new branch of the fast food chain Burger King is set to open at Weston Favell Shopping Centre.

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DINING OUT: Northamptonshire village food pub celebrates string of awards after being named the best in the county

DINING OUT: Northamptonshire village food pub celebrates string of awards after being named the best in the county

It has just won the title of Northamptonshire Food Pub of the Year on the back of its superb dining experience.

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Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children as young as 11 drink the equivalent of almost a bath full of sugary drinks every year, Cancer Research UK has warned.

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The Safeway name has been restricted to the USA since Morrisons rebranded UK stores in 2005

Morrisons to revive Safeway brand

Morrisons is reviving the Safeway brand as it looks to branch out from selling to consumers and enter the wholesale market.

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John Franklins will be launched in Northampton next week taking over from Bar Hygge by the team at Royal & Derngate Theatre

New bar set to take over from popular Danish-inspired watering hole in Northampton town centre

The Royal & Derngate has announced the opening of a new bar this week in Guildhall Road, taking over the site of Danish inspired, Bar Hygge.

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Popular Northampton carvery has officially reopened following three-week refurbishment

Popular Northampton carvery has officially reopened following three-week refurbishment

Toby Carvery in East Hunsbury was reopened by the Mayor of Northampton, Christopher Malpas following significant investment at the site.

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Deliveroo is coming to Northampton - and it is looking for bike riders to join its team.

Armchair diners rejoice: Deliveroo is coming to Northampton this month

An on-demand delivery service which sees bike couriers deliver restaurant food to customer’s doors is set to be launched in Northampton this month.

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The new look

Cancel Christmas! Toblerone has changed the look of its chocolate triangles

One of the festive season’s chocolate favourites has changed - and fans are not happy.

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Time to vote for your pub of the year

FINALISTS: Northampton pub of the year 2016

So you’ve chosen 10 great pubs, but which one deserves to be crowned Pub of the Year 2016?

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William Sitwell

Line up for Northampton’s Winter Food Festival

Masterchef judge William Sitwell takes part in the very first Northampton Winter Food Festival.

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Man developed hepatitis after energy drink overdose

Man developed hepatitis after energy drink ‘overdose’

Downing too many energy drinks can cause hepatitis, doctors have warned.

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GBBO: As we pre-heat our ovens for the Bake Off final let’s recap on who we’ve lost already

GBBO: As we pre-heat our ovens for the Bake Off final let’s recap on who we’ve lost already

It’s been another season of burnt biscuits and showstopping cakes - the nation has been gripped by series 7 of the Great British Bake Off. With the final looming this Wednesday, here’s a recap on who’s had the upper crust and who’s had a soggy bottom.

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The Red Lion pub in Yardley Hastings, photo credit Google Maps.

Cookery duo set to open Northampton pub after quarter of a million pound revamp

Two chefs are set to reopen an 18-century pub in Northampton following a £250,000 refurbishment.

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Morrisons launches in-store pumpkin carving lessons for parents

Morrisons launches in-store pumpkin carving lessons for parents

It’s the time of year when pumpkins are transformed into something ghoulish for Halloween.

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Could Costa roll out alcohol across its branches?

Costa Coffee adds booze to its menu

Coffee lovers who fancy something more than a caffeine kick may be in luck - as a Costa Coffee could be set to add booze to its menu.

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