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Circular Economy Thinking for Domestic Life

What do you think of when someone says the words “circular economy”? Perhaps you hear it at work, bandied around as yet another buzz word with no substance behind [...]

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Fennel and Feta Spaghetti southampton eats

F E N N E L & F E T A S P A G H E T T I

Salty, sweet and seriously aromatic - this bright little pasta dish contains some unholy ingredients (like evil sultanas) but I promise they come together perfectly! Sautéed garlic and fennel with [...]

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Pea & Feta Toast southampton eats

P E A & F E T A T O A S T

Whipped feta and cottage cheese with lemony, minty crushed petite pois, crispy Parma ham shards and quick pickled radish - all served up on golden toast. Toast is a [...]

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Razor Clams southampton eats


A goddamn summer sensations. Big a$$ prawns and naughty little razor clams cooked in white wine and garlic with LASHINGS, yes LASHINGS of tarragon butter, served with crusty bread [...]

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Chicken & Romesco southampton eats

C H I C K E N & R O M E S C O

Spicy butterfly chicken breast served with sexy romesco sauce, garlic butter & chorizo. Romesco is traditionally served with fish but it’s just as comfortable next to any meat or [...]

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hygiene safety consultants southampton

Meet the Owner: Hygiene & Safety Consultants

The instalment of 'Meet the Owner' is Oliver Hurst. Oliver co-owns Hygiene and Safety Consultants, which for most business owners in Southampton will know is an incredibly huge and [...]

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Grazing Businesses for Summer 2021 (Garden Parties theme)

With the rule of 6 continuing for a few more weeks, we're enjoying socialising in our gardens a lot more, especially in this glorious sunshine (when it stays!). The [...]

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Things To Do For Fathers Day in Southampton

With Father's Day just around the corner and everyone finally being able to have a little more freedom, it's nice to spend this year out doing something, as this [...]

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MEET THE OWNER: Cresswell Barber Co.

Today we're meeting Natalie Cresswell, the Owner of Cresswell Barber Co. in Shirley and JD barber, brand manager of Cresswell Barber Co. "We first opened when I (Natalie) was [...]

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southampton elephant parade artist sam hiscock west quay

The ‘Sotonia’ Elephant Comes to the Parade – An Interview with Southampton Artist Sam Hiscock

Bringing a little colour to this rainy Spring season, the World Famous Elephant Parade has made its way to Westquay. Between May 22nd and June 20th you can follow [...]

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