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  • Best places for coffee and catch ups outdoors

    Remember when could meet a friend for coffee? Well from next week we'll be able to do just that but, only outdoors. Make a date and stop off at one of these local cafe/delis before your long-awaited rendezvous.

  • Best festive afternoon teas

    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without indulging in a festive afternoon tea. Here's some of the best ones to takeaway with options for the kids and dog too!

  • Christmas SORTED! The best farm shops for festive food and more

    From turkeys to trees, hampers, festive cheese and more, here's my pick of the best farm and food shops across Leicestershire and Rutland to help get your Christmas sorted. #supportsmalllocal

  • 10 banging brunches

    Bring out the elasticated trousers! Hearty to healthy, from prosecco to pancakes. Does your favourite brunch spot make the list?

  • Lunch at deli of the year!

    The city's been crying out for a good food store for quite some time so when Delilah Fine Foods rocked up, last summer it caused quite a bit of excitement and a few months ago scooped up the title of deli of the year.

  • Pass the jam, it’s Afternoon Tea Week

    We're celebrating Afternoon Tea Week (14 Aug - 20 Aug) by bringing you our curated list of top afternoon tea spots to indulge in cakes, crustless sandwiches and creamy scones.

  • The best local farm shops in Leics

    Not fallen off your healthy eating plan with a massive thud yet? Wow, respect to you! But whether you’re a celestial eater or an angel-turned-secret-digestive-muncher, this feature is for you. An inspiring smorgasbord of local produce, freshly baked bread, homemade delights and seasonal fruit and vegetables including the new superfood, kalettes (no, me neither) awaits you at your local farm shop. I’ve been on the hunt around Leicestershire to find the most delectable farm shops and here’s the cream of the crop...

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