Tag Archives: Christmas

Mince pies – put to the test

Visit any food emporium this time of year and you’ll see mince pies, whether that’s stacks of boxes piled up on supermarket shelves, or a sugar-dusted affair in your cafe of choice, they’re everywhere. Last year in the UK, we … Continue reading

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“Emu” soup plus seedy biscuits

I saw an entertaining thread on Twitter last week where people shared family names for favourite meals, usually as a result of a child’s mispronunciation. Thanks to my younger sister we had one which has stuck: peemot (pronounced “peem-ot”, a … Continue reading

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Scrooge The Musical – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Made at Curve in association with Michael Harrison and David Ian present Scrooge The Musical Book, music and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse Directed by Nikolai Foster Curve Theatre, Leicester Christmas has come … Continue reading

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