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Ban on junk food ads targeted at children

Ads for junk food and drink targeted at children are to be banned from the internet in a bid to combat the obesity epidemic.

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REVIEW: The Wernher Restaurant, Luton Hoo

REVIEW: The Wernher Restaurant, Luton Hoo

The Intrepid Creagh/Carr Review team are turning their talents to restaurants . . . and what more fitting starter than celebrated Luton Hoo Hotel and its festive dining menu.

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Oakman Inns intend renaming the building The Cherry Tree in recognition of the days when Olney produced large cherry crops from the surrounding orchards

Company to showcase plans to transform Olney’s Westlands House into pub-restaurant

The company behind the proposed transformation of a former residential care home at in Olney, Milton Keynes, will showcase their plans to the public next week.

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Second Five Guys restaurant opens in Milton Keynes

Second Five Guys restaurant opens in Milton Keynes

A second Five Guys restaurant has opened in Milton Keynes.

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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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Migraine sufferers should avoid processed meats and leafy greens

Migraine sufferers ‘should avoid processed meats and leafy greens’

Migraine sufferers should avoid eating processed meats and leafy greens because they increase the level of nitrates which may cause the debilitating headaches.

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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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The Akeman Inn, as it is now known since being taken over by Oakman Inns

Eating Out: Akeman Inn at Kingswood review

Some remember it as the Crooked Billet, others the Cook and Fillet and many as the place where movie star Kate Winslet had her wedding reception.

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Oakman Inns and Restaurants founder and owner Peter Borg-Neal

Top firm plans brand new pub-restaurant on former care home site in Milton Keynes

Leading pub-restaurant firm Oakman Inns and Restaurants has purchased the freehold of Westlands House in Olney, the former care home, where it is seeking planning permission to convert the Grade 2 Listed building into a new town-centre destination.

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Marmite enthusiasts are stockpiling the black stuff amid fears supermarkets may run out.

Just why are Marmite superfans stockpiling jars and what is #MarmiteGate?

Marmite enthusiasts are stockpiling the black stuff amid fears supermarkets may run out.

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12 chocolate bars you wish were still for sale

12 chocolate bars you wish were still for sale

With National Chocolate Week in full swing we’ve been asking you which retro chocolate bars you wish were still for sale.

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Chocolate Week 2016: Which chocolate bar do you wish they would bring back?

Chocolate Week 2016: Which chocolate bar do you wish they would bring back?

Rejoice! It’s the UK’s biggest chocolate celebration (not that we needed an excuse to indulge in the sweet treat).

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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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