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  • Best coffee table books for Christmas

    25 Nov 2020

    Ahh, the coffee table book – the perfect blend of form and function. Here are some of the best releases of the year to add to your Christmas list…

  • 10 Christmas wreath workshops in Dorset & Somerset

    Deck your door with boughs of holly! These local festive craft classes are hugely popular so, quick, book now!

  • 9 stylish pyjamas for a luxe lie-in

    19 Nov 2020

    It’s dark, cold and wet outside, so let’s hunker down with some new pyjamas that are chic enough to wear to your morning Zoom meeting (we won’t tell!).

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    Support local! The best farm shops near you

    Vowed to stay away from the supermarkets and to shop more locally? Let us help you keep your promise with our pick of the best farm shops in Somerset & Dorset

  • Top takeaways to take you through lockdown

    15 Nov 2020

    Pubs, restaurants and cafes may be closed but you can still support our brilliant local businesses – and eat fab food – by ordering a takeaway. Oh go on, if we must…

  • All that glisters… is silver (and some gold)

    11 Nov 2020

    With this collection of luxe, handmade silver bar ware you’ve everything you need to make and drink cocktails – from silver shakers and champagne flutes to cocktail picks and coasters.

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    Win a Coombe Farm Organic Ultimate Organic Christmas Feast Box, worth £265

    9 Nov 2020

    This stupendous Ultimate Organic Christmas Feast Box from Coombe Farm Organic has (almost) everything you need for a stonking Christmas lunch, dinner or more. Just add veg, booze – and you. Wanna win it?

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    Bake this: Toffee Apple Cake

    6 Nov 2020

    The Barrington Boar’s Toffee Apple Cake, topped with a brandy sauce, toffee apples and caramelised pecan nuts: perfect for warming your cockles on bonfire night or any other Autumnal or wintery evening

  • Coombe Farm Organic

    Grass-fed, free range, happy, healthy animals equals award-winning Soil Association certified organic meat but this Somerset farm goes way beyond the usual beef, pork, lamb, sausages and poultry.

  • What’s on in November

    4 Nov 2020

    What’s still open in Somerset and Dorset – and stuff to do from home – during Lockdown 2.0

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