Clean silver well

It may be one of those Christmas tasks you are keen to delay, but learning how to clean silver well is essential ahead of the festive lunch. There is much…

Cure colds with liquorice

Knowing how to cure colds with liquorice is useful for the winter months when we all find ourselves reaching for the handkerchiefs. Liquorice syrup works wonders at easing a tickly…

Clean piano keys

How to clean piano keys is great to know and will keep the cost of the instrument’s maintenance down. A piano is often lovely to have in a family home…

Holt's. December

Holt’s will be auctioning a number of rare sporting guns and rifles on Thursday 10 December. In their auction of fine modern and antique guns there will be a wide…

Cullen skink

Cullen skink is so warming and filling it is worth saving for when the temperatures really drop. Blitz it smooth to put in a flask for an on-the-go lunch, or…

air gun

  The AirGun Centre supplies a huge range of air guns and every possible accessory, and is an official stockist for many major manufacturers, including Air Arms, Daystate, FX Airguns,…

Old hunting songs

Old hunting songs are wonderful to hear, echoing the traditions and sentiments of the chase over centuries. Old hunting songs often incorporate distinctive whistles and yodels, which allowed hunters to…

Elderberry vodka

Elderberry vodka is simple to make and will last for months if you can resist it. Elderberries are not grown commercially, so the only way to get them is to…

Cavolo nero and chorizo broth

This cavolo nero and chorizo broth with poached hen’s egg is the ultimate winter warmer. It is so hearty and filling that you could have it on its own as…