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Fancy a snack?

With another long weekend coming up, how about serving this up to your family? It’s quick and easy to prepare.

Chef Karl Tyler plates up

FOOD: Private chef takes all the stress out of throwing a dinner party.

Fancy hosting a dinner party without having to toil over a hot store? Find out what our reviewer thought when a private chef took our his family kitchen for a night...


READER OFFER: Save up to HALF PRICE on Flamingo Land family tickets

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land is a wild family fun day out and it just got better - we have an amazing reader offer to save you up to HALF PRICE on family tickets!
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Win this enormous Vango Nadina 600 family tent and a mountain bike from GO Outdoors.

WIN: £800 mountain bike and family tent with GO Outdoors

Spring is in the air and to celebrate we have teamed up with GO Outdoors, the ultimate destination for all your staycation needs, to give you the chance to ride off with a mountain bike and a family tent worth £800.
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Will you be taking on a DIY project this Easter?

Third of Derbyshire households admit to having a DIY disaster

Easter is often a popular time for people to turn their thoughts to doing a spot of DIY.

Jack and Muriel

Love at first sight led to 75 years of happy marriage for couple

Love at first sight led to 75 years of happy marriage for Holmewood Care Home residents Jack and Muriel George.

View from the Quayside towards the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, The Sage Gateshead and The Tyne Bridge.

Newcastle revealed as the UK’s happiest place

Norway may be the happiest country on earth, but Newcastle-upon-Tyne is the happiest city in the UK, according to a new study by the UK’s number one bingo site,

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Peppa Pig World will have you squealing with joy

If you have a child aged under five then, chances are, Peppa Pig plays a major part in your life.

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Crowds at the opening of the new James ride at Thomas Land.

James drops in to boost family favourite Thomas Land

There can be few pre-schoolers on the planet who have not heard of Thomas the Tank Engine.

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Guitars.  Photo by Pixabay

Calling all bands...fancy a £500 recording prize?

Do you play in a band? Would you like to win the chance to record your songs in a professional studio?

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Copacabana Beach

Thrills in Brazil, highs in Uruguay, tangos in Argentina

An ambition was realised when I read the itinerary Fred Olsen Cruise Lines was offering. Their ship Boudicca was visiting exciting places in Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina, and oh, yes via Cape Verde islands off West Africa.

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Doncaster Rovers celebrate at the Millennium Stadium.  Picture Liz Robinson

Retro: Flashback to Doncaster Rovers JPT Trophy triumph at Cardiff in 2007

Doncaster Rovers won their first major knockout trophy in dramatic style on April 1. 2007

FOOD REVIEW: Vecchia Italia in Chapel-en-le-Frith

FOOD REVIEW: Vecchia Italia in Chapel-en-le-Frith

On a cold, wet miserable Sunday night, there’s nothing better than a good hearty meal in warm and comfortable surroundings.

The Plough Inn at Hathersage

FOOD REVIEW: The Plough Inn at Hathersage

There is no better place to enjoy a sumptuous meal than in the heart of the Peak District.

Win South of France rugby Super League trip with Batchelors Peas

WIN: South of France trip to see Yorkshire rugby Super League action with Batchelors Peas

Win a trip to the South of France to watch a Yorkshire Super League team play Catalan Dragons and pocket £250 of spending money with Batchelors Peas.

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Nearly a third of Brits don’t spend Mother’s Day with their mum

Nearly a third of Brits don’t spend Mother’s Day with their mum

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday so what do you have planned?

1920s footage of the crooked spire

1920s footage of the crooked spire

This fascinating footage needs no introduction.

The Rectory

SNEAK PEAK: Take a look inside Chesterfield’s newest pub The Rectory

Chesterfield’s newest bar, The Rectory opens today - here’s a look at what you’ll find inside...

Free desert or starter at Chesters Fish and Chips, Chesterfield

Free starter or dessert worth £5 from Chesters restaurant

Treat yourself to a FREE starter or dessert worth £5 with this week’s brilliant reader giveaway.

WIN! Nominate your mum for a luxury facial and £150 beauty hamper

WIN! Nominate your mum for a luxury facial and £150 beauty hamper

Mother’s Day is on the horizon, but don’t worry about having to find the perfect gift because we’ve teamed up with the award-winning Mark Leeson salon to make sure one mum is lavished with a brilliant pampering package.

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