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RECIPE OF THE WEEK: Shakshouka

This wholesome brunch dish is packed with nutrients that, among a range of benefits, can help support a woman during pregnancy. Asparagus is a rich source of dietary folate, providing approximately 40% of your daily folic acid per portion, essential in pregnancy. Meanwhile sweet potatoes are rich in vitamin A which is essential for healthy foetal development and eggs are a great source of choline which helps protect against neural tube defects during pregnancy.

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Yorkshire is home to a beautiful range of parks for families to enjoy

The best parks in Yorkshire to visit this weekend with the family

Make the most of the warm weather this weekend and head off on an outdoor adventure with the family.

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Revealed: Which is the best way to make Yorkshire puddings?

It’s not unknown that us Yorkshire folk love the pudding which is named after our great region, but with so many different ways to make them and the constant quest for pudding perfection, the debate of the best way to make Yorkshire puddings is ongoing.

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Alan Nutton of Wah Wah Records in Brook Street, Wakefield.

FAVOURITE THINGS: Roz Cochrane on why she loves the Black Rock at Christmas, Wah Wah Records and Wakefield Cathedral

Roz Cochrane is the Events Manager at Wakefield Cathedral. She also oversees the programming of everything which takes place in the cathedral be it service, meeting or maintenance work. She is also the writer behind Cathedral Catch-up, a weekly e-bulletin.

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There are plenty of tea blends to try which have a range of health boosting benefits

Brews with benefits: the health-boosting perks of a good cuppa

Widely known as a tea-drinking nation, here in Britain we're extremely partial to a good cuppa.
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TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

TRAVEL REVIEW: Fun for everyone at Butlins Skegness

The school holidays are ideal for making family memories - and you can’t go wrong with an action-packed short break at Butlins in Skegness.

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There are a wealth of charming tea rooms to visit around Yorkshire

10 of the finest tea rooms in Yorkshire

With Saturday 21 April marking National Tea Day, what better way to toast the nation's favourite drink than with a visit to one of Yorkshire's best tea rooms?
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CarFest has added extra acts to this year's bill.

Paloma Faith, Clean Bandit and Razorlight added to CarFest line-up as final tickets are released

A host of big name acts have been added to the bill for this year's CarFest as the final tickets for this year's spectacular are released.

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There are a number of impressive caves and caverns to explore around Yorkshire

Going underground: Yorkshire's hidden caves and caverns you need to visit

When looking for adventure, the mysterious world just below the surface is the perfect place to start.
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According to science there is a correct procedure for making a good cup of tea, but  there are a variety of different methods out there, so which is the best way to make a proper cuppa?

Which is the correct way to make a proper cuppa?

It’s well known that Yorkshire folk love a good cup of tea, but everyone has their own methods of what they think makes the ‘perfect cuppa’.
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Gluten free diners can enjoy eating out at a range of restaurants across Yorkshire

The best gluten free restaurants in Yorkshire - according to TripAdvisor

Finding a suitable place to eat out can be something of a headache when you have a specific dietary requirement.

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Yorkshire has a wide variety of real ale pubs which serve a selection of this flavoursome beer

10 of the best real ale pubs in Yorkshire

Going to the pub is one of the nation’s favourite pastimes, but for some it has to be real ale all the way. With many pubs now serving real ale, or some purely specialising in it, there’s plenty of places to go for those who enjoy this particular tipple.
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Yorkshire has a wide array of steakhouses, where you can enjoy a great night out and a delicious steak dinner

10 of the best steakhouses in Yorkshire according to TripAdvisor

For those who eat meat, a steak is usually up there on the list of favourite meat dishes, especially when choosing what to eat whilst out at a restaurant.

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Escape the everyday hustle and bustle at one of these relaxing retreats around Yorkshire

10 of the best places in Yorkshire to power down for a stress free break

Since April marks National Stress Awareness month, what better way to soothe the soul than with a well-deserved break from the daily pressures?
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Leeds has an array of beautiful places where you can enjoy a stroll, take in the views and relax in the countryside with a picnic basket full of your favourite goodies

10 of the best picnic spots in Leeds

The weather is now getting warmer, which means more and more people will be eager to venture outside and soak up the sunshine, a welcome change from the dreary weather of the past few months.
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Pork Ramen

Pork Ramen

This Ramen “soup” is a delicious and healthy meal which can easily be made veggie or even vegan if you substitute the chicken stock, pork and egg with alternatives such as veggie stock and smoked tofu says Alasdair Nunn of Halifax caterers RachAls Kitchen Ltd. I’d suggest you keep the broth ingredients as close to this recipe as you canbut please feel free to add and or detract any of the veggies as you see fit.

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Wakey Up Your Wardrobe winner Joanna Corrado.

Junior doctor gets a prescription for fashion

BEING a junior doctor rarely leaves time for leisurely activities such as shopping.

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There are plenty of unique and unusual places to stay around Yorkshire

9 of the most unique and unusual places to stay in Yorkshire

From cosy cabins to sprawling castle estates, these unique locations around Yorkshire promise an unforgettable stay that is anything but ordinary.

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There are a wide array of vegan eateries in Yorkshire which offer a huge variety of delicious dishes

9 of the best vegan eateries in Yorkshire

Veganism is becoming more and more well-known and with many people opting to change to a vegan lifestyle, the request for vegan eateries is on the rise.

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There's a great array of free things to do across Yorkshire

15 completely free things to do in Yorkshire

A great day out doesn't have to cost the earth.

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