Joanne Maddison

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Nigel Slater’s paneer, cashew and aubergine korma recipe

The recipe<p>Make a spice mix in a food processor blender by grinding the following ingredients to a paste: 2 cloves of garlic, a 20g piece of ginger, peeled, 2 tsp each of ground turmeric, garam masala, ground coriander, ground cumin and the black seeds from 6 green cardamom pods.<p>Add 1 tsp of ground …

Cheese

Thousands pledge to run last 3.7 miles of Marathon to honour Matt Campbell

More than 2,300 people sign up to ‘finish’ London Marathon of chef who died at 22.5-mile mark on Sunday<p>More than 2,000 people have pledged to run 3.7 miles in honour of a chef who collapsed and died that distance from the London Marathon finish line.<p>Matt Campbell, 29, from Kendal, collapsed at the …

Marathons

Nigel Slater’s vegetarian spring recipes

This time of year can feel like winter, spring or even early summer. One minute you’re happy with a fistful of asparagus spears and a perfect white egg of burrata, the next you would kill for simple but warming stew ladled into a deep bowl. This month’s collection offers a sample of each, something …

Italian Food

Masterchef contestant, 29, dies after collapsing during London Marathon

Matt Campbell collapsed at the 22.5-mile mark Race had taken place in record temperatures<p>Matt Campbell, aged 29, a professional chef from the Lake District, has died after collapsing in Sunday’s London Marathon.<p>The 29-year-old was running his first London marathon for the Brathay Trust, a charity …

Marathons

Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to boy

Birth of William and Kate’s third child is announced to public by Kensington Palace with a tweet<p>The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated the birth of their third child on Monday; a boy who becomes fifth in line to the throne.<p>The child, whose name has not yet been announced, was born at 11.01am …

Buckingham Palace

‘Weirder than any other landscape’: a wild walk in the Fens

The new Fen Edge Trail gives hikers the chance to wander this ancient, disappearing marshland, which is now being revived thanks to a 50-year project<p>Feathery reeds rise from dykes, bullrush heads turn to candyfloss in the spring and two red kites soar high on thermals in a blue sky. The only sounds …

Nature

Hottest April day in almost 70 years sparks marathon warning

Parts of the UK experienced the warmest April day in almost 70 years with temperatures in central London reaching 28C (82F), prompting warnings for competitors in the marathon.<p>On Thursday the balmy spell peaked in England’s south-east, where it was hotter than Spain and Italy. Temperatures reached …

Global Warming

A poor and fumbling Maybot still puts one over Corbyn at PMQs

The Labour leader’s problem is that he struggles to think on his feet … or indeed sitting down<p>One of Jeremy Corbyn’s more appealing characteristics is his willingness to stand up for the underdog. There are times, though, when he can take it just a little too far.<p>Even by its usual fairly dismal …

United Kingdom

Dale Winton, radio DJ and Supermarket Sweep presenter, dies aged 62

Presenter of Supermarket Sweep and National Lottery’s In It to Win It died at his home<p>The television presenter and radio DJ Dale Winton has died at the age of 62.<p>Jan Kennedy – long-term agent to the Dale’s Supermarket Sweep star – confirmed “with great sadness” that Winton had died at his home …

Dale Winton

Ant McPartlin fined £86,000 for drink-driving

Saturday Night Takeaway host loses licence for 20 months after entering guilty plea<p>The TV presenter Ant McPartlin has been fined £86,000 and disqualified from driving for 20 months after admitting drink-driving.<p>The 42-year-old entertainer crashed into two vehicles after taking a corner at speed …

Ant McPartlin

'Manchester pusher' fears revived after man hurled into canal

Police chiefs have tried to allay fears that there is a “Manchester pusher” stalking the city’s waterways, after a cyclist was hurled into a canal at night.<p>Rumours of a possible serial attacker have been revived after a 34-year-old office worker was thrown into the city’s Bridgewater canal then …

Manchester

Theresa May faces anger over Syria raids as Trump declares ‘mission accomplished’

Theresa May is facing a furious backlash from MPs after she ordered UK forces to join the US and France in targeted airstrikes on Syrian chemical weapons facilities – without having gained the consent of parliament.<p>Hours after four RAF Tornado GR4 fighter jets launched Storm Shadow missiles at a …

Middle East

Gulf Stream current at its weakest in 1,600 years, studies show

Warm current that has historically caused dramatic changes in climate is experiencing an unprecedented slowdown and may be less stable than thought - with potentially severe consequences<p>The warm Atlantic current linked to severe and abrupt changes in the climate in the past is now at its weakest in …

Global Warming

US-Russia tensions build as Moscow hits back at Trump's Twitter threat

Trump tells Russia to ‘get ready’ for US missiles fired at Syria Kremlin spokesman: ‘We do not participate in Twitter diplomacy’<p>The US and Russia came significantly closer to a direct clash over Syria on Wednesday when Donald Trump fired off an incendiary tweet that told Moscow to “get ready” for …

Middle East

Timmy Matley, singer with British doo-wop group the Overtones, dies aged 36

Matley had been in treatment for skin cancer and did not perform with the vocal group on their 2016 Christmas tour<p>Timmy Matley, lead singer with five-piece vocal harmony group the Overtones, has died aged 36. A representative for the band said that they had no information on the circumstances …

Albums Chart

World leaders to miss union of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Terror attack survivors among those invited to attend wedding but politicians are not on list<p>Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to break with tradition for their wedding, with UK and foreign politicians not on the official guest list.<p>Donald Trump, the US president, and his predecessor, Barack …

Prince Harry

Lindsey Buckingham parts ways with Fleetwood Mac before tour

The longstanding member will be replaced by the Tom Petty guitarist Mike Campbell and Crowded House’s Neil Finn<p>Lindsey Buckingham has parted ways with Fleetwood Mac months before they are scheduled to embark on a live tour.<p>In a statement, the band announced: “Lindsey Buckingham will not be …

Lindsey Buckingham

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask for aid to charity instead of wedding gifts

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have asked for donations to charity instead of wedding gifts when they get married next month.<p>A Kensington Palace spokesperson said the couple did not have any formal relationships with the charities chosen.<p>“The couple have chosen charities [that] represent a range of …

Prince Harry

'An oasis of calm': Quakers broadcast 30 minutes of silence

Podcast of quiet Nottingham group gathering, inspired by BBC’s ‘slow radio’ season, clocks 400 tune-ins<p>It’s not the most obvious subject for a podcast, but a group of young Quakers in Nottingham have recorded their 30-minute silent meeting so as to share their “oasis of calm” with the world.<p>In an …

Mountaineering

Revolutionary musical Hamilton takes home seven Olivier awards

Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman, the National Theatre and Bryan Cranston also come up trumps<p>Hamilton, the stage juggernaut that is arguably the most popular and influential musical for a generation, has won big at the UK’s most prestigious theatre awards, taking seven Oliviers.<p>While the show did not …

The Theatre

Canada in 'shock and mourning' after 15 die in junior hockey team bus crash

PM Justin Trudeau and ‘national hockey family’ pay tribute More than a dozen injured though driver of truck unscathed<p>Police in Canada said on Saturday the death toll in a horrific crash in Saskatchewan had risen to 15 people, after a bus carrying a junior hockey team collided with a semi-trailer on …

Semi-trailer

New centrist party gets £50m backing to ‘break mould’ of UK politics

A new political party with access to up to £50m in funding has been secretly under development for more than a year by a network of entrepreneurs, philanthropists and donors keen to “break the Westminster mould”, the <i>Observer</i> can reveal.<p>The movement, spearheaded by a former Labour benefactor, is …

Hard Brexit

Two dead after vehicle hits crowd in Münster, Germany

Driver also dead after shooting himself after incident in historic part of German city, which also left 20 people injured<p>Two people were killed and about 30 injured after a van drove into a crowd in the western German city of Münster. The driver of the vehicle, who had not yet been officially …

Extremism

Householder returns home to find intruder soaking in the bath

The intruder, who was later released without charge, fled the property naked when police arrived<p>A householder had to call the police after returning home to find an intruder taking a soak in his bath.<p>Staffordshire police said officers were called to the address in Stoke-on-Trent, but that the naked …

Crime

Sergei and Yulia Skripal recovering as UK row with Russia intensifies

Ex-spy’s improving condition raises prospect he will be able to give vital clues to poison attack<p>Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, have become caught up at the centre of an international tussle between the UK and Russia following an announcement by doctors that the former Russian spy was …

Russia

Eric Bristow, five-times darts world champion, dies aged 60

• Londoner was one of the biggest names in 1980s darts • Crafty Cockney later mentored 14-times champion Phil Taylor<p>Eric Bristow, the five-times world darts champion, has died aged 60 after suffering a heart attack at Liverpool’s Echo Arena.<p>Bristow, who dominated the sport in the 1980s, winning …

Soccer

Family cycling trails in the UK: readers’ tips

What better way to explore the UK than on a bike ride? From Morecambe Bay to the Mendips, here are our readers’ favourite family cycle trails<p>Not ringing your bell? Tip another family ride in the comments below<p>Winning tip: Morecambe to Scalestones Point, Lancashire<p>This ride takes you past Happy …

England

Ray Wilkins, former England midfielder, dies aged 61

• Wilkins won 84 England caps in 24-year playing career • Midfielder played for Chelsea, Manchester United and Rangers<p>The description “gentleman” dominated tributes to Ray Wilkins following the death on Wednesday of the former England midfielder.<p>Wilkins died aged 61 in a south London hospital where …

Soccer

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies aged 81

South African anti-apartheid campaigner and former wife of Nelson Mandela became mired in controversy<p>Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, a hero of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa but also one of its most controversial figures, has died aged 81.<p>The ex-wife of the former South African president …

South Africa

Steven Bochco, creator of Hill Street Blues, dies at 74

Bochco, who won 10 Emmy awards, created several hit TV shows including LA Law, NYPD Blue and Doogie Howser, MD.<p>Appreciation: the cop show pioneer who paved the way for The Wire<p>Steven Bochco, a writer and producer known for creating the groundbreaking police drama Hill Street Blues, died on Sunday. …

Comedians