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Quick and easy cake recipes by Mary Berry

<b>Honey and almond cake (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>25 min</b><br>Cook <b>45-55 min</b> <br>Serves <b>6</b><p><b>150g baking spread</b>, straight from the fridge<b><br>100g light muscovado sugar</b><b><br>2 tbsp runny honey</b><b><br>3 large eggs</b><b><br>150g self-raising flour</b><b><br>50g ground almonds</b><b><br>2 tbsp milk</b><b><br>1 tsp almond extract</b><p>For the filling and topping<b><br>100g butter</b>,softened<b><br>2 tbsp</b> …

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Poldark recap: series two finale – Ross's idiocy has been spectacular, truly

And so they send us off across the cliffs into the mist, the star cross’d lovers reunited, Sindy doll finally betrothed to the good doctor and Elizabeth up the duff and not knowing who’s the daddy. “Poldark will return.” Of course it will.<p>This was a most excellent send-off with all manner of ups …

‘Poldark’ finale review: The controversial and compelling Season 2 concludes

Who is Ross Poldark to you?<p>Is he selfless or selfish? To be admired or admonished? An idol or an idiot? Sexy or sexist? I’m running out of …

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Poldark aired its final episode and everyone had a LOT of feelings

Demelza and Ross's reunion! Caroline and Dwight's engagement! George Warleggan's brush with an angry mob! So much to discuss...<p>Poldark came to a …

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Poldark Fan Review (S02E09): Repercussions and Broken Hearts!

Poldark: A fan’s review by Celia Fox<p>Well it was all going on in Sunday night’s penultimate episode: it went a bit Fifty Shades with Demelza staying …

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Poldark recap: series two, episode nine – oh Ross, what are you on?

“I would never deliberately hurt you.” Demelza had the best comeback here. Oh, so you accidentally “fell” on to Elizabeth? I paraphrase, but it was close to that. “Perhaps I might have hoped for some understanding ...” Oh Ross, what are you on? Demelza’s loss was our gain, though, as this was a …

The Poldark “rape” scene: the book and TV adaptations compared

We look back at the controversial scene in both the source text and the 1970s BBC dramatisation and hear from writer Debbie Horsfield and star Aidan …

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‘Poldark’ Season 2 Episode 8 review: A good day for George, but less so for Ross

Single and stuck? Sick of speed dating? Tired of swiping left?<p>Fear not! You’ve come to the right place dear reader, because FREE with this week’s …

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Poldark recap: series two, episode seven – heavens, the tension!

Oh my goodness. The last time my heart beat so fast I was watching The Shining. Forget “Here’s Johnny!” This was “Here’s the blood-stained Customs and Excise Officer!” Is there anything more terrifying? In the library, with the third Proclaimer? But Ross was under the floorboards all along, guys. …

Poldark episode 7 review: Smuggling, midnight flits and derring-do seal a thrilling Cornish night with Aidan Turner’s Ross

Is this one of the best episodes ever, wonders Ben Dowell? And will Aidan Turner's Ross become a fugitive?<p>Well, that was exciting.<p>It was a night of …

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‘Poldark’ Season 2 Episode 7 review: Thank goodness for Aunt Agatha

If there’s one thing to learn from tonight’s <i>Poldark,</i> it’s this: there just aren’t enough gun-toting old women on TV.<p>So thank goodness for Aunt …

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Poldark episode 6 review: Love is in the air as Ross is spared debtor’s prison

….but a showdown with his first love Elizabeth can’t be far away<p>Poldark ended tonight’s episode with one of its soft-focused candlelit sex sessions …

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‘Poldark’ Season 2 Episode 6 review: Merry Christmas, everyone!

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas! Comes earlier every year, doesn’t it?<p>It’s been announced that ITV’s <i>Victoria</i> is getting a Christmas special in December …

Poldark episode 4 review: fishing, flirting and Aidan Turner’s “Mr Darcy moment”

A sunnier-than-usual visit to the Cornish folk sees Demelza go fishing and Caroline and Dwight get closer<p>“Do you ride, Doctor Enys?” fluttered Lady …

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Which Poldark Character Are You?

Find out if you’d be galloping through the fields on your horse whilst harvesting the hay with your top off if you were around in the Poldark days

Poldark recap: series two, episode four – stick your oar in, Ross!

This was rather tiring, and very much a tale of two halves. At first, it was an extremely exciting episode if you are a fan of marine engineering. For everyone else, it was a bit rambling. Lots of things going on, but nothing really moving. Demelza is with bump and catching illegal fish. Francis is …

Poldark recap: series two, episode three – the BBC is getting very cocky now

“It’s they body-stealers! They robbed me of my old man!” Lawks a-lummy. Well, we was robbed of a suspenseful episode up until this moment. Thank heavens for the murder and resurrection of Jud Paynter, suddenly reappearing at his own wake clad in a shroud and hat he borrowed from Benny off …

Poldark episode 3 review: Ross reflects on his past love for Elizabeth as Jud returns from the dead

Aidan Turner's hero behaves very un-heroically to his poor wife Demelza in the latest visit to the land of the tricorne-hatted Cornish folk<p><b>**</b> …

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Heida Reed: ‘The Poldark cast came on holiday with me to Iceland!’

Despite how it looks on screen, the cast of Poldark really are the best of friends!<p>So close, in fact, that Heida Reed, who plays Elizabeth, has …

'I Couldn't Imagine Doing Anything Else': Q&A with Poldark's Ruby Bentall

<i>Ruby Bentall (right) with</i> Poldark <i>castmates Heida Reed and Eleanor Tomlinson. All photos courtesy Ruby Bentall / Twitter.</i><p>I'm so delighted to have had the chance to interview a number of the fabulous actors who are starring in the BBC show <i>Poldark</i>, an 18th-century British drama based on the first two</i> …

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Poldark star Eleanor Tomlinson reveals she turned to a speech coach to avoid mumbling

It has become the perennial complaint about British television drama: the mumbling actors which can leave regional accents indecipherable.<p>But there should be no such quibbles with Poldark, after one of its stars revealed she visited a speech coach to check she is enunciating her Cornish …

BBC orders Poldark series three starring Aidan Turner

Producers to return to Cornwall to shoot third season as BBC1 gears up to air second series later this year<p>Aidan Turner will return in a third series of Poldark, the BBC has confirmed.<p>The period drama remake was one of the most talked-about programmes of 2015 in which the topic of topless scything …

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‘Poldark’ Series Three Confirmed Before Series Two Has Even Aired

'The saga of Ross, his friends and enemies will go to even more thrilling places.'<p>If you’re a fan of Aidan Turner (with his top off), then we have …

The 'pin-up of Poldark' Aidan Turner talks small-screen success

Irish actor Aidan Turner chats to us about his all-weather fans, stripping off for work and finding fame as a historical hero in "Poldark". Also, we check out the New York City Ballet’s classic choreography, as the company takes up residence in Paris for the summer. And we meet the French rockers …

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Actress involved Poldark’s controversial rape scene says she fought for it to get rewritten

<b>The actress who plays Poldark’s former lover claims she was instrumental in getting a controversial rape scene toned down in the new series.</b><p>Heida …