Stay the night: Salthouse Harbour Hotel, Ipswich

Ipswich's waterfront gets an injection of glitz from this revamped hotel.

Blackwell and Mustard preserve Durham record

Essex 484 Durham 198 & 352-7

Wild rabbit in green sauce

Serves 4

Borthwick takes three to leave MCC on the ropes

Durham 459-9 & 228-6 MCC 162 & 156-7

Poached chicken and lentil salad

Serves 4

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Move over Jamie Oliver. Sainsbury's has a new public advocate in the shape of the much-married South African President, Jacob Zuma. State visits don't normally include trips to supermarkets. But then, for good or ill, Mr Zuma is no normal head of state.

Welsh rabbit fondue

Serves 4-6

Hold the Dijon: Skye Gyngell reveals how to make your own mustard fruit

If you want to add an Italian tingle to meat dishes, there's nothing better

Mustard fruit

Makes 4 250ml/8 fl oz jars

Fillet of beef

Serves 6

Honey-roast salmon on toast

Makes 10

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The secret to having a great time baking with all the family is to relax, says Amy McLellan
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