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Royal Wedding Street Party Celebrations

Many parties are expected to be held by local residents to coincide with the bell ringing at Windsor Castle, as Prince Harry marries the former Suits actress Meghan Markle on Saturday May 19th. With many local authorities abolishing road closure fees, it has never been cheaper to encourage community spirit on your doorstep for this very British celebration. As well as the wedding, the FA cup final will be on later in the afternoon, so there is even more reason to hang the bunting and get everyone together to celebrate a day of all things British! Once you have...

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Supermarket News

You may have heard about the recent merger that will take place in the UK between two household names, but what is being said about it? Rivals Asda and Sainsbury’s are joining forces, but why? Sainsbury’s has confirmed plans to unite with Asda in a historic £7 billion deal after a series of negotiations with US giant Walmart, the US owner of Leeds-based Asda. This is based from Asda being the lowest performer of the four main supermarkets in Britain for some time and both companies have struggled to come close to the performance of market leader Tesco. All...

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Exam Advice – Food and Drink Style

With the dreaded three week exam period fast approaching, The Sphinx have put together some helpful tips for students to think about when managing our diet over this stressful time of the year. First things first, try and avoid skipping meals. As easy as it may be to work over your lunch break or have a late snack instead of a proper meal at dinner, it is so important to maintain a good meal plan. Also, stress can have an adverse effect on your appetite and skipping meals won’t do your concentration any favours. Eating regularly will help to...

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Liverpool Spring Festival 2018

Liverpool’s Spring Festival is returning to Sefton Park on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April 2018 to celebrate food and drink, lifestyle and family fun! Local independent stores will deliver international flavours, street food and workshops. There are so many options to visit at the various festival zones such as ‘Vegan/Vegetarian Cookery Classes’, ‘Healthy Lifestyle’ and ‘Children’s Area’. http://www.springliverpoolfoodanddrinkfestival.co.uk/gallery/ – Spring Festival 2017. New activities such as yoga, meditation and gardening have been added to the schedule to incorporate mindfulness into the festival goers. Perfect for anyone to enjoy – beginner or not, it’s your chance to try something you...

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Good Friday Fish Recipes

Many Christians, especially Catholics, refrain from eating meat on Friday, and this tradition is most popular on Good Friday. On the important date the church encourages followers to abstain from eating the flesh of warm-blooded animals on this day. Instead opt for the alternative which is fish. The Sphinx have put together some of the best fish recipes for everyone to enjoy! To start, the classic homemade fish finger sandwich recipe is the quick and perfect lunchtime snack which can be easy to achieve in this step by step method: To serve 4 – Ingredients: 300g skinless white fish...

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