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Articles all about our country, your favourites like food, wine, family, your home, gardening, retirement living and yes, something about pets also.

How to Grow Bigger, Better Berries

Berries are among the most anticipated summer fruits – so why is it that gardeners are, more often than not, disappointed by them? The answer is three-fold: poor pruning, inadequate feeding, and insufficient watering.

A Kiwi Angel

Not many people would make sandwiches for someone who is trying to pickpocket them, but on Christmas Eve 1997, in the middle of a Russian winter, 27-year-old New Zealander Rachael Hughes found a small hand on her wallet as she tried to put it in her back

Memories of a Sapper in World War One

My dad, Joshua Margerison, (regimental number 254391), was a mild mannered man, but when he learned that his brother, Albert, had died from a head wound, at Canal Bank, one mile north of Ypres, on 9th July 1915, he was determined to join the army.

Oat Slice

It’s great to have a few healthier snacks up your sleeve to enjoy, and this one ...