All the joys of Christmas
This year’s Fair will bring the pages of the magazine to life at Islington’s BDC from. Come along to meet makers, designers, artisans and growers and discover to delight your loved ones, as well as inspired ideas and decorations to bring that magical Christmas sparkle to your home.
And if, like us, you think thatand are the most important ingredients for creating a , the Fair’s lively programme of talks and demonstrations will prove to be a great source of .
News from CL
Ever wondered how to adopt a chicken? In Bloomsbury, Holborn and St Giles in central London, local businesses take part in a Chicken Sponsorship Scheme as part of an effort to unite urban areas by caring for community chicken coops. July tips for keeping chickens Three courses in keeping hens The scheme offers people the […]
Each county in Britain seems to have its own version of apple cake. Here, malt extract adds subtle sweetening and depth of flavour. Preparation: 30 minutes Cooking: 1 hour Makes 1 x 20cm cake Ingredients For the apple cake 225g unsalted butter, very soft, plus extra for greasing 175g soft light brown sugar 3 medium […]
This easy project not only means that you can learn how to make your own apron but you will never need to throw away an old shirt again. Just follow Sarah’s six simple steps to a stylish apron to wear cooking, crafting or gardening. You will need apron, old clean shirt, contrasting fabric paper, iron, […]
Following an unseasonably chilly early summer, British elderflowers are finally bursting forth, filling British hedgerows and woodlands with one of the prettiest sights of summer. And it’s not just in nature that they’re having a bit of a moment; sales of elderflower cordial are also soaring. Read on to discover how to avoid the rising […]