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Chef Tim Bilton

Britain’s chefs grow their own pub food

The new Michelin Eating Out In Pubs Guide 2015 recommends 590 pubs from Great Britain and Ireland. All have been selected, first and foremost, for the quality of their food.…

TV Gardener of the Year 2014 Christine Walkden

Christine Walkden is TV Gardener of the Year 2014

She beat Gardeners’ World presenter Monty Don into second place. And last year’s winner Jim McColl of BBC Scotland’s The Beechgrove Garden came third. AG columnist Toby Buckland came fourth.…

Brown stink bug

Brown stink bugs pose a threat to the UK

The brown marmorated stink bug has infested large swathes of America, with further outbreaks reported in Italy and France. Authorities fear the bugs, which emit a stink of rotting rubbish…

Autumn leaves

Rotting leaves can pose a health risk, say medics

Doctors have warned that people with asthma or weak immune systems could be at risk from aspergillosis – a fungus found in compost heaps and rotting leaves. Medics are advising…