A glass of something spicy – whether it’s boozy or soft – will get you in the mood for winter. Just add a roaring fire...
One of the several rambling, funny tales James Yorkston tells tonight has him bumping into an old acquaintance he hasn't seen for years who, worried he's looking "a bit rough", enquires if he has a job these days. Yorkston, considering his wandering singer's life, allows him to think he's unemployed, just scraping by. He's offered a house-painting job, but can't make it as, dressed in the clothes that had him tagged as destitute, he's playing this gig.
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Ditch the processed variety - a ham hock is a delicious, economical and truly versatile joint of meat
Police are investigating reports that three people were seen leaving Joanna Yeates's flat on the night she went missing.
It may not be around for future generations, so we should enjoy the rites of this native plant while we can, writes Jonathan Brown
It's retro, refreshing and it's this summer's most fashionable dessert