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‘Low fat diet advice bad for obesity crisis’ say health charities

Major public health bodies are colluding with the food industry and promoting policies that are having “disastrous health consequences”, a damning health charity report says.

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Overwatch is a new front runner for Game of the Year

Console Corner: Overwatch review

Unspeakably brilliant.

Serving up a ready meal at a dinner party is no longer considered a social faux-pas, suggests new research

Ready meal dinner parties ‘no longer shameful’

Serving up a ready meal at a dinner party is no longer considered a social faux-pas, suggests new research.

Doctors have questioned the Government's alcohol advice

Confusion over alcohol limits as doctors pour scorn on Government’s advice

Doctors are at odds with the UK’s Chief Medical Officers over the amount of alcohol it is safe to drink, a new poll of GPs has revealed.

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Toby Kebbell at Durotan

Review: Warcraft film is a game effort but not great

Matt Adcock reviews Warcraft: The Beginning (12A)

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Russell Kane

Russell Kane comes to Chipping Norton

Comedian Russell Kane will be exploring what it is like to be the right and wrong age in his new show coming to Chipping Nortton Theatre.

Richard Digance

Folk singer and comic lights up the Mill stage

One of the most beloved entertainers of a generation can be seen at The Mill Arts Centre.

George Washington

Star attraction yields surprises for Sulgrave

A painting of George Washington which was recently sent for conservation has yielded surprises for its owners, the Sulgrave Manor Trust.

The John Cleveland Band

Band aim to raise the roof with concert at a church

People have a second chance to see the John Cleveland Band in the Daventry area within the space of a month.

Ray Haresign, Jacky Sylveste, Keith Fraser, Alice Adams, Sarah Dawe and Dave Toman

Classic thriller promises edge-of-the-seat tension

A thriller that reveals the killer early in the plot sounds quite unusual, but there is plenty to keep audiences on the edge of their seats in Suddenly at Home by Francis Durbridge.

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Fleur-de-Lis pub in Banbury is being sold by JD Wetherspoon

JD Wetherspoon to close Banbury’s Fleur-de-Lis

JD Wetherspoon has announced it is to close a further 33 of its pubs across the UK, including the Fleur-de-Lis in Banbury.

Wetherspoon pubs are set to serve takeaway coffee and tea

Wetherspoon to sell takeaway tea and coffee

Leading pub chain Wetherspoon is expanding the beverage side of its business by selling takeaway teas and coffees.

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Lidl recall

Lidl recalls potato wedges over allergy concerns

Budget supermarket Lidl has been forced to recall bags of potato wedges after a labelling error failed to mention a potential allergy risk.

Old food

One million people have decade-old food in their freezers

More than one million Britons have food in their freezer that is more than a decade old, according to research suggesting the country has a habit of bunging stuff into the deep freeze and forgetting all about it.

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Drinking to excess in the airport could cost you more than just a cancelled holiday

Drunk holidaymakers face up to two years in jail

Holidaymakers are being warned to know their limits as they could be sent on a two year holiday if they get too drunk at an airport - to prison.

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