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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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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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Cheers! Fr Stuart Cradduck looks forward to the first beer festival to be held at St Wulfram's Church.

Grantham beer festival at St Wulfram’s Church to feature 50 ales

The first-ever beer festival to be held at Grantham’s St Wulfram’s Church takes place next week.

Melton CAMRA chaiman Kevin Billson presents a Merit Award to landlord Mick Nicklinson for the quality of his cask ales at the Royal Horseshoes, at Waltham EMN-161114-162040001

Waltham pub landlord receives CAMRA award

The landlord of a village pub has been presented with a prestigious award to recognise the quality of his cask ales.

Some people genetically programmed to crave fatty foods over sugary snacks

Some people ‘genetically programmed’ to crave fatty foods over sugary snacks

You really are what you eat, according to scientists, who have discovered the gene that determines if you like chicken korma or Eton mess.

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New BBC cookery competition is looking for Britain’s best home cooks from our county

New BBC cookery competition is looking for Britain’s best home cooks from our county

Hot on the heels of hit BBC food competition The Great British Bake Off, contestants are being sought for a new BBC2 cooking competition looking for Britain’s Best Home Cooks.

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Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

The Cola-Cola glass bottle has been voted as the most iconic packaging on the UK’s shelves.

Business news

Awards joy for Colston Bassett Dairy at two major competitions

Colston Bassett Dairy is celebrating its successes in two high profile competitions.

This photo, taken at last year's Melton Mowbray Food Festival, shows baker and Dickinson and Morris managing director Stephen Hallam giving tips to visitors on how to make a hand raised pork pie EMN-160723-163813001

Foodies set to flock to thirteenth Melton Mowbray Food Festival

Advance tickets are already being snapped up for this year’s Melton Mowbray Food Festival - one of the UK’s largest regional food festivals.

The Red Lion at Bottesford is being marketed for sale for offers of around ?395,000 EMN-161107-151856001

Historic Bottesford pub for sale for around £395,000

The Red Lion pub in Bottesford is being marketed for sale for offers in the region of £395,000.

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Asda is home to the world's best wine

‘World’s best wine’ is a £4.37 bottle from Asda

For anyone who has wanted to drink the best wine in the world but has been worried about the cost, there is good news.

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Wetherspoon pubs are set to serve takeaway coffee and tea

Wetherspoon to sell takeaway tea and coffee

Leading pub chain Wetherspoon is expanding the beverage side of its business by selling takeaway teas and coffees.

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Old food

One million people have decade-old food in their freezers

More than one million Britons have food in their freezer that is more than a decade old, according to research suggesting the country has a habit of bunging stuff into the deep freeze and forgetting all about it.

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Product warning

Alcohol recalled from Asda and Aldi as bottles may contain pieces of glass

Bottles of alcohol sold in Adsa and Aldi may contain glass, the food watchdog warned last night.

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Coffee can stave off bowel cancer

Bowel cancer risk reduced by coffee

Just two cups of your favourite coffee a day reduces the risk of bowel cancer by a quarter, a new study found.

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The Lincolnshire Chef shares his Good Friday gluten free fish and chips recipe.

The Lincolnshire Chef shares special Good Friday gluten free fish and chips recipe

Good Friday is now known for an evening of feasting on a delicious fish supper whether you’re dining out or cooking at home.

Warning over energy drinks after 'death link'

Warning as energy drinks are ‘linked with at least 34 deaths’

Just two energy drinks a day can be bad for your heart, a new study has warned.

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Exhibitors at next month's Artisan Cheese Fair in Melton will include Hamm Tun Fine Foods whose Cobblers Nibble is a multi award-winning hard English cheese made from pasteurised cows milk from a Northamptonshire Fresian herd EMN-160303-142602001

Countdown to Melton’s sixth Artisan Cheese Fair which includes new cheese awards competition this year

Nearly 60 local and national cheesemakers have now signed up to showcase over 300 of the UK’s best artisan cheeses at next month’s Artisan Cheese Fair in Melton.

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A total of 830 pies were entered across 20 different classes at last year's British Pie Awards held in Melton's St Mary's Church EMN-160303-114103001

Melton to host first Great British Festival of Pies

Pie-lovers will be able to sink their teeth into some of the UK’s most acclaimed pies next Saturday (March 12) as Melton hosts its first-ever Great British Festival of Pies event.

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