It’s cold and wet and storm Doris is about to hit. There’s nothing left to do but curl up on the sofa with a cup of tea and a good book. If you’re in need of a recommendation (or five) Debbie James, manager of the Book Shop Kibworth has rounded up her top five picks to see your through this month…Read more
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Have you ever come across something so far from your own style and taste that you just had to have it? Case in point this lovely pair of flamingo salt and pepper shakers...Read more
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Fiona Cairns is often referred to as the ‘queen of cakes’ and is probably most well known for creating Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding cake. Here, she reveals her favourite places to eat and shop in Leicestershire.Read more
How does a gluten-free pizza sound? How about a protein-filled salad? Tantalise your taste buds at one of these healthy hotspots where, if you choose carefully, you can eat to your hearts content without feeling guiltyRead more
The Leicester Comedy Festival starts this month so expect the city to be buzzing with activity. Started in 1994, the festival runs from 8-26 February and is now jam-packed with more than 800 events featuring big name comedy acts and emerging new talent. If you love a laugh-out-loud moment or two this event is for you. We’ve picked out the highlights here…Read more
After pounding the pavements for last minute presents, preparing that Christmas feast, and working your way through those festive choccies and mince pie, you’re probably in need of a detox, not to mention a little R&R. Here’s a lowdown of Leicestershire’s best spas to chill out in.Read more