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Wanted to deliver hundreds of babies – volunteer divers

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Tiger prawns are first Fairtrade seafood

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Pizzette with crab and chilli

Serves 4

Bite-sized crab cakes

Makes about 18

Album: Killer Shrimp, Whatever Sincerely (33 Jazz)

Saxophonist Ed Jones and trumpeter Damon Brown are talented UK bop players who've been round the block a few times and Killer Shrimp is their attempt to use technology to sound more contemporary.

Tom Aikens: In the heat of the kitchen, a knife is the quickest solution

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Discovery of 'killer' shrimp alarms experts

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Crab salad with fennel

Serves 4

Samphire and brown shrimp patties

Serves 4-6

Crab and pea salad

Serves 2

Crab with mayonnaise

Allow 150g/5oz of white crab meat per person and try to pre-order through your fish monger, asking him to remove any shell. Please don't use frozen crab meat – it's watery and horrid – and don't accept pasteurised; it has a nasty aftertaste.

Scrambled eggs with crab

Serves 4

Lobster in garlic sauce with mixed leaves

Our chefs demonstrate how to make local lobster wth garlic butter and mixed leaves

Leading article: Goodbye to Guy?

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