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LISTEN: Gerry chats with Rebecca Adlington



FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST May 12, 2017


Cape and Gold medal! (Pic: Wikipedia) Less than one in ten children (8%) aged between 11 and 18 are getting their recommended five a day fruit and vegetable intake. Recent government research suggests that the current intake of d...

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Live from BALANCE festival!



HEALTH, FASHION, LONDON LIFE, FOOD May 12, 2017


We’re live from BALANCE festival, where our fashion editor Allie is trying protein balls, drinking green juices and preparing for a yoga session at 3pm. The event is jam-packed with London’s athleisure crowd, all engro...

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The most awkward photos of politicians eating



THAT'S ODD, EDUCATION, UK, FOOD May 03, 2017


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Chinese and US demand drives avocado growth



CHINA , FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST May 03, 2017


The mighty avocado is awesome, and more and more people are realising it! Photo credit - Pixabay   Strong demand in China, along with the USA, has been credited with raising wholesale prices of avocados.   The increa...

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Whisky sales in China grow twelve-fold in ten years



CHINA , FOOD, EAST MEETS WEST May 02, 2017


A selection of whiskys. Can you spot the odd one out?   Sales of whisky in China are now twelve times higher than they were a decade ago.   That's according to The Telegraph, who also report that the Asia Pacific reg...

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