Category Archive: Living

Enjoy get walking week

The beginning of May marks Get Walking Week, when British walking charity The Ramblers is encouraging people to take part in guided walking tours up and down the country. There is a wide range of walks to choose from and each is less than five miles, so they are ideal for both the beginner and … read more

Sleep Well – National stop snoring week

National Stop Snoring Week is an annual event raising awareness for snoring and sleep quality. Snoring is a condition that affects millions of people all over the world but it is highly treatable. There are many reasons for snoring and the condition often worsens as people get older. As air becomes trapped in the airways … read more

Enjoy the lighter nights

With the longer evenings finally upon us, now is the time to enjoy all your favourite outdoor pastimes. Whether you want to take advantage of the lighter evenings to further indulge in your favourite hobby or use the time to try out a new activity, there are plenty of entertaining things to try. Outdoor pursuits … read more

The perfect spring desert

Rhubarb is the perfect spring time ingredient and it can be used in so many ways to add a fruity vibrancy to many dishes, both sweet and savoury. Botanically speaking, rhubarb is a vegetable, though in 1947 a court in New York ruled that rhubarb is a fruit, and indeed many people regard it as … read more

Best of British

The Welsh have St David’s Day, the Scots have St Andrew’s Day and we all join in to help the Irish celebrate St Patrick’s Day. These national days are a source of pride and celebration for their countrymen and women, but how many of us know England’s national day is? You’re almost certain to have … read more