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Travel review: Amritsar

With the 70th anniversary of Indian independence approaching, Stephen McClarence explores the border region around Amritsar.

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WOMEN MARCH TOGETHER: Even on the red carpet, in very shiny dresses - Michelle Williams, left, and Busy Philipps arrive at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Fashion: Gown and out in La La Land for the Oscars 2017

The Oscars – the greatest catwalk show on earth – take place next weekend. Stephanie Smith previews the event by selecting the standout red carpet looks of the year so far.

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MOJO:
Pina Colada  the ultimate, refreshing and icy-cold summer drink.

Bar review: Guide to bars in Leeds

A quick guide to bars in Leeds...

Bars
Revealed: The Leeds businesses with one-star food hygiene ratings

Revealed: The Leeds businesses with one-star food hygiene ratings

Hundreds of restaurants, takeaways and pubs across Leeds have been handed one-star scores for food hygiene - meaning major improvements are required.

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LS6 cafe-bar in Hyde Park has now been awarded five stars

Food hygiene ratings: Leeds businesses respond

The owners of Leeds businesses given low food hygiene ratings have been left dissatisfied by the Food Standards Agency inspection process.
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Travel review: Oregon’s Mt Hood Territory

Europe suffered a patchy start to to the ski season so is it time to look further afield? Catherine Scott visits the little known resort of Oregon’s Mt Hood Territory.

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SMALL WONDER: Cyclamen coum grow well with snowdrops.

Gardening: Stars of winter

Many gardeners probably had a lovely show of container-grown flowers last year, but, then, come the colder months, they struggled to succeed with any colourful plants to take their place.

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Days Out: Wensleydale Creamery

If you’re crackers about cheese, then take a leaf out of Wallace and Gromit’s book this half term and head to the Wensleydale Creamery.

Days Out
Restaurant review: Stone Trough, Harrogate Road, Leeds

Restaurant review: Stone Trough, Harrogate Road, Leeds

I must have driven past this place about a dozen times before I finally decided to pull in and give it a go and overall, I’m glad I did.

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Oliver Review the Star at Harome..Plate of Yorkshire Reared Pork...14th February 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Restaurant review: The Star Inn, Harome, near Helmsley

Remote location in idyllic country village? Check. Thatched roof? Check. Log fires crackling away throughout (including one outside, filling the air with soothing woodsmoke)? Check. Enough certificates to fill several walls? Check.

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PIC: Tony Johnson

Pub review: The Woods, Chapel Allerton, Leeds

SATURDAY afternoon live music is a recent addition to the attractions offered by this bar which has endured numerous changes of ownership, direction and nomenclature – but finally seems to be getting things right.

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Ian Kelly.

Ian Kelly: A life in dance

As Northern Ballet’s latest work, inspired by the life of Casanova, opens in Leeds next month, Yvette Huddleston spoke to the great lover’s biographer.

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Popular Leeds pub to close

Popular Leeds pub to close

A Leeds bar has announced its sudden closure.
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Emma Hatcher.

Food and Drink: Five minutes with... Emma Hatcher - ‘It’s been a life-changer’

The term ‘low FODMAP diet’ may leave you scratching your head – but not for much longer, if Emma Hatcher has anything to do with it.

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Emma Hatcher.

Five minutes with... Emma Hatcher - ‘It’s been a life-changer’

The term ‘low FODMAP diet’ may leave you scratching your head – but not for much longer, if Emma Hatcher has anything to do with it.
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The beauty of Woolacombe Bay.

Travel review: The UK’s best holiday parks on the UK’s best beach!

I always quietly celebrate the first day of a holiday. For me, it’s a boundless blank canvas, alive with promise, anticipation and great expectations.

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Sub-pocalypse: 30-minute queues for free Subway sandwich offer

Sub-pocalypse: 30-minute queues for free Subway sandwich offer

Queues of more than 40 customers at a time have been trying to get their hands on free sandwiches in Leeds.
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Valentine's treat: How to claim your FREE Subway sandwich in Leeds today

Valentine's treat: How to claim your FREE Subway sandwich in Leeds today

Branches of sandwich chain Subway are offering their customers a free lunch today.

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Samatha Cameron has set up fashion label Cefinn - She wears:  sleeveless top, �190; fishtail skirt, �170. Both at Cefinn.com. Pictures: Cefinn/PA Wire

Fashion: Samantha Cameron’s debut range for day-to-night dressing

As Samantha Cameron launches her first fashion line, Stephanie Smith has advice on investment style to take you from desk to dinner.

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Wide-leg trousers with button detail, �59; blue satin leopard shirt, �49. At Sosandar.

Fashion: We couldn’t find the clothes we wanted, so we created our own brands

What happens when you can’t find what you want to wear? You start your own brand, of course. Stephanie Smith profiles the online retailers filling gaps in the market.

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