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Very sad news. Roger Lloyd-Pack, Trigger in Only Fools And Horses, has died aged 69, his agent has confirmed: http://is.gd/1TtIli

R.I.P. Roger Lloyd-Pack (1944-2014)

British actor Roger Lloyd-Pack – best known for his role as the loveable dimwit Trigger in the classic British sitcom <b>Only Fools and Horses</b> – has …

Classic Trifle recipe by Eat It

Cranberry and ginger fizz cocktail recipe

A refreshing festive drink made with cranberry juice and ginger, with a dash of booze<p>Fresh but festive, and a chilled antidote to mulled wine. You can buy bottled ginger syrup.<p><i>Makes one</i><p>90ml (3fl oz) regular cranberry juice (not one sweetened with sugar substitutes)<br>90ml (3fl oz) good-quality ginger …

Recipes, Menus, and Stories for Snowy Days

Foul weather means great food, so bring on the blizzards. We found recipes, menus, and stories perfect for the snowiest of snow days<p><b>Snow days are full of opportunity.</b> Granted, most of us still have to schlep into work and it's hard to appreciate a good snowfall when you're trundling through slush. …

Our 15 Favorite Apple Pie Recipes

From crumbly pies to the classic lattice top, these 14 apple pie recipes will get you baking all fall<p>There's nothing quite like the smell of an apple pie baking in the oven—sweet fruit, warm spices, buttery crust. But even better than smelling it? Eating it. We have 15 awesome recipes that you've …

Why Do I Crave Sweets After Meals?

<i>A:</i><p>Researchers have fingered several things as sources of sweet cravings.<p>Stress, caffeine, and lack of sleep can all over stimulate your HPA (hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal) axis, the body’s stress response system. Researchers believe chronic overstimulation of that HPA axis can impair its function, …

9 Gooey, Cheesy, Comforting Lasagna Recipes

From Bolognese-style to gluten-free to vegetarian, here are 9 awesome recipes for everyone's favorite Italian comfort food, lasagna<p>Garfield was onto something: Lasagna might be one of the single best foods ever. It's the ultimate comfort concoction, with its saucy layers of cheese and pasta, …

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It's @ashleahalpern on the BREAD BEAT this weekend. Here's chocolate babka from @breadsbakery in NYC.

TV and film detectives' iconic cars - in pictures

From James Bond's Aston Martin to Inspector Morse's Jag, fictional spies and detectives have always had the coolest cars. Now, with hit Scandi noir TV series The Bridge featuring a beautiful Porsche 911S, it's the perfect opportunity to look back at the classic cars that have graced our screens

Are you an owl or a lark? Whether you rise early or late may be determined by your genes. http://bbc.in/1aB7tf4

Birds' migration secrets to be revealed by space tracker

Small birds, butterflies, bees and fruitbats will be fitted with tiny radio transmitters and tracked throughout their lifetimes from space when a dedicated wildlife radio receiver is fitted to the International Space Station next year.<p>The ability to follow the movements of very small organisms hour …

Celebrity wedding: 60 years since Marilyn Monroe wed Joe DiMaggio | My Wedding Scrapbook

<b>This week marks 60 years since Marilyn Monroe and baseball legend Joe DiMaggio married.</b><p>Joe and Marilyn first met in March 1952 when a friend arranged …

In pictures: British royals attending previous Remembrance Sunday services

Back to story<p>You're reading<p><b>1</b>/23<p>1945: Before she was queen, Princess Elizabeth at The Cenotaph in Whitehall shortly after the Second World War …

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Prince William & Kate Observe Remembrance Day

Prince William and Prince Harry helped lead Britain in commemorating the country’s war dead on Sunday.<p>William, 31, who served as a RAF search and …

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Doctor's Diary: the good and bad side of bread

How food intolerance could explain many symptoms of illness, the cause of facial numbness and a mysterious stomach complaint<p>'The true staff of life is wholemeal bread,” claimed the dietary evangelist (and baker) Thomas Allinson in 1902, “and it is a true staff, one which will not break.”<p>Through the …

Pippa Middleton: Morello cherry Bakewell tart recipe

This easy Bakewell tart recipe is with Morello cherry jam and almonds is the perfect tea time treat<p>There's something sweet and snug about a Bakewell. This delicious recipe from Waitrose uses Morello Cherry conserve instead of traditional jam and ready-bought pastry. Cut into healthy squares for …

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Gourmet sausage rolls recipe

Satisfying fiery sausage rolls, made with game and spiced with plenty of pepper<p>Any game would be good in this, particularly a mix, but I think the stronger tasting varieties such as grouse and pigeon would be particularly delicious. There’s lots of pepper, which makes the rolls satisfyingly fiery. …

How to make the perfect apple pie

Puff or shortcrust, cooking apples or dessert, cream or custard – and can plain old apple pie compete with tarte tatin and strudel?<p>When something is described as "as American as apple pie", it simply means that no one remembers exactly which immigrant group brought it with them – and where the …

Pear Pie with Red Wine and Rosemary

8 Servings<p>Pastry chef Kierin Baldwin’s pie dough method is special in a couple of ways. First, she uses a combination of butter, which lends rich flavor, and shortening, which makes the flakiest crusts. The best of both worlds. Her technique of repeatedly flattening and stacking the dough coats the …

My favourite dish: Mark Hix's stuffed breast of lamb recipe

Mar Hix's stuffed lamb breast makes a perfect autumnal Sunday lunch<p>“I always remember my gran cooking rolled-up lamb breast, which she stuffed just with onion and breadcrumbs in those days,” says the chef Mark Hix, who was inspired to expand on this idea when visiting Alex James, the ex-Blur …

Rose Prince's Baking Club: sausage Danish

Our weekly column shows you the way to beautiful bread and consummate cake. Today: sausage Danish<p>'Viennoiserie for carnivores” is how Nigel Slater describes this week’s recipe. His new book, Eat, fell into my hands at the same time as the task of finding an easy baking idea for a bonfire night …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

The Irish Monster

Hundreds of strangers attend veteran's funeral

A ceremony to mark the passing of a World War Two veteran attracts scores of attendees after fears nobody would turn up<p>Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of a World War Two veteran they didn't know following a public appeal to make sure his heroism was not forgotten.<p>Roads were blocked with …

10 photo highlights of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world - here the focus is on Armistice Day<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog