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Grantham take-away told to improve practices

Council chiefs have joined a business operator in saying customers need not be alarmed at its one star rating for food hygiene.

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Brian Hanbury, of Grantham Foodbank

Grantham Foodbank warns of increase in demand

The amount of local people turning to the Grantham Foodbank for emergency food supplies has surged since April.

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WHAT’S ON: Entries to Croxton Kerrial show are still possible on the day

‘Croxton Creates’ takes place in Croxton Kerrial Village Hall next Saturday (September 16).

Lifestyle
Banana, spelt and malted milk cake

WHAT’S ON: Cake sale is in centre of Grantham

Cake lovers should head to St Peter’s Hill on Thursday (August 10) where there will be a cake sale and raffle taking place throughout the day.

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Name that hut.

Grantham Town launch competition to name new pitchside food outlet?

Grantham Town are running a competition to name its newly refurbished pitchside catering outlet at The Meres stadium.

Football
Soft Shoe Sam. Photo: YouTube

WHAT’S ON: Grantham CAMRA beer festival will be at school

Real ale afficionados who like plenty of time to plan their drinking have advance notice that Grantham CAMRA Beer Festival will take place at Huntingtower Community Primary Academy, Huntingtower Road (NG31 7AU), between Thursday, August 3 and Saturday, August 5, 11am till 11pm.

Lifestyle
Truckfest. Photo: Owen Clarke

WHAT’S ON: Truckfest Original returns to its Newark birthplace

Truckfest Original will return to its original birthplace at the Newark and Notts Showground this weekend (July 15 and 16) and this year it is going to be huge and with loads of new events and acts coming, it is bound to be a great event.

Outdoors
The Most Ugly Child. Photo: Ralph Barklam

WHAT’S ON: Allington’s ‘On The Green’ will feature live music, food, drink and classic cars

‘On The Green’ is back at Allington for 2017 next weekend (July 7-9), packed full of live music, food and drink, a spectacular car show and a flypast by a Lancaster from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

Music
Cider Festival. Photo: Martin Humby.

Grantham pub to hold 17-day cider festival

Cider lovers will be able to enjoy an wide range of draught craft ciders from around the UK during a 17 day festival in Grantham.

News
Allison and David Wells in the bar of their new restaurant, Wellingtons Kitchen and Bar, on High Street.

Wellington’s Kitchen and Bar open for business in Grantham town centre

A couple who run a Grantham fish and chip shop have opened their first restaurant in the High Street serving a wide variety of dishes.

Business
Welbourn's tobacconists

MEMORY LANE: ‘High class tobacconists’ was relocated to Grantham’s Westgate

H. Welbourn and Son’s ‘high class tobacconists’ shop is pictured in Westgate, back in 1982.

Nostalgia
What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?

What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?

For many Brits there’s nothing better than a greasy, full English but with so much to include on the plate, what’s your must-have ingredient?

Offbeat
Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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

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.

Offbeat
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.

News
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.

News
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.

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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.

Business
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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