Peach Gallette
Jul01

Peach Gallette

Serves 6, Ready in 50 minutes plus chilling Ingredients 225g plain flour, plus extra for dusting 150g unsalted butter, diced 100g ground almonds 4 tbsp caster sugar, plus extra for sprinkling 2 large egg yolks blended with 2 tbsp ice cold water 6 large fresh, ripe peaches, skinned, stoned and sliced Beaten egg, to glaze 1 tbsp pistachio nuts, chopped Vanilla ice cream, to serve Method To make the pastry, sift the flour into a large...

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Exmouth RNLI
Jul01

Exmouth RNLI

£1M support helps fund local lifesaver at Exmouth RNLI A new volunteer crew member at Exmouth RNLI lifeboat station has had a vital part of their crew training funded by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation. The course immediately followed an intensive period of Shannon class lifeboat familiarisation at Exmouth.   Tim Barnes, 36 from Exmouth, recently travelled to the RNLI College in Poole, Dorset, to complete the charity’s Trainee...

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Pack Leader
Jul01

Pack Leader

Your dog jumps on the sofa, pulls on walks and rushes through doorways first. Does this mean he is trying to dominate you and become pack leader? Highly unlikely! Although you will still find articles and trainers who teach this, most force-free trainers and behaviourists believe this thinking is flawed.   Dogs share over 99% of a wolf’s DNA. However, fourteen thousand years of domestication has modified many wolf traits, making...

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Whats On: Sidmouth Folk Week
Jul01

Whats On: Sidmouth Folk Week

Showcasing the Cream of Local Talent Sidmouth Folk Week is proud of its roots in the picturesque East Devon town, stretching back to 1955, and wants to make a song and dance about the many fantastic South West based artists, events and participants involved in this year’s event.   Amongst the hundreds of artists featured at the Diamond Anniversary festival from 1st – 8th August (see www.sidmouthfolkweek.co.uk for the full...

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