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Hairy Bikers’ new fare

“Why did the chicken cross the road, roll in the mud, come back across the road, and then cross the road again and roll in the mud again?” asks one half of The Hairy Bikers, Dave Myers, eyes glinting.

Spice 1 are through to National Takeaway Awards.
From left head chef Babulu Rahman, staff Sh Faisal Zaman, manager Syed Rahman and second chef Abdul Ali

Sunderland takeaway in line to be named among best in Britain

A popular Pallion takeaway is hoping to curry favour with judges to be named among the best in Britain.

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Which gin are you?

International Gin & Tonic Day: Which gin are you?

Today, we’re allowed to get extra excited about it being hump day, because October 19 is totally dedicated to gin!

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How Jeremy Corbyn ruined my vegan caprese: An embarrassment of riches at The Bohemian

Never mind what critics fear he’s doing to the Labour party – that swine Corbyn put paid to my vegan caprese.

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What would you order on Greggs Deliver?

Would you order a Greggs delivery?

Craving a sausage roll or a cake at your desk? Greggs could have you covered with its new delivery service.

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Fancy brewing coffee better at home? These tips have you got you covered ...

A barista explains how to make better coffee - at home

Buying coffee ‘to go’ is a common part of many of our everyday lives, but it’s also an expensive habit.
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How will you mark Seafood Week?

Seafood Week: Top five fish tips to celebrate

In a week where the nation celebrates all things seafood, we've got some top tips to ensure you take full advantage.

Were you a fan of Fry's Five Centres?

Vote: Which is your favourite out of these bygone chocolate bars?

In honour of Chocolate Week, a seven-day celebration of the fine and delicious treat, we asked you for your favourite discontinued chocolate bar.

Ken Dunbar, Chief Executive of Sunderland BID (right) joins Ian Wong from Asiana (left), Cindy Godoy from The Elephant Tea Rooms and Kam Chera from the Funky Indian Picture: DAVID WOOD

Sunderland’s first restaurant week rakes in £250,000 - plans already underway for a second

The city’s first Restaurant Week has been hailed a success after ploughing an estimated £250,000 into the local economy.

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What's your favourite chocolate bar? Picture: Press Association.

Chocolate Week 2016: Which chocolate bar do you wish they would bring back?

Rejoice! It's the UK's biggest chocolate celebration (not that we needed an excuse to indulge in the sweet treat).

Gerard Basset and Anton Edelmann at Durham Cathedral

Former Savoy Hotel head chef to cook up a storm in Durham

The Savoy Hotel’s former head chef will be cooking up a storm at Durham Cathedral as part of a month-long celebration of food and drink.

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Peace and Loaf, Jesmond Road, Newcastle

North East restaurant of the year puts the fun in fine dining

“Don’t play with your food,” my mum always used to tell me.

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How often do you eat fast food? Picture: Press Association.

1 in 6 young people eat takeaways twice a day, food survey reveals

One in six young people eats fast food at least twice a day and half of the British public say "a meal isn't a meal without meat", according to an annual snapshot of food habits.

Angelo's, East Rainton.

How Angelo’s won its national English Italian Award

With not one, but three, 2016 English Italian Awards under its belt, you expect the food at Angelo’s to be lip-smackingly good.

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Gordons Butchers have won a sausage competition. From left, apprentice Matthew Williams and owner butcher Gordon Robson

Matthew’s bangers are top of the shop

An apprentice butcher is giving his boss a run for his money after scoring top marks in a sausage competition.

Best Italian Chef in England Aniello Russo with his award winning dish at his West Sunniside restaurant Angelo's, with co-owner Federico Trulli. Nello has won the award two years in a row

Get a pizza the action from England’s top Italian chef at Sunderland Restaurant Week

Diners will be able to try food created by the country’s top English Italian chef as part of Sunderland’s first Restaurant Week.

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Shipyard workers in July 1941

Cafe launch celebrates Sunderland’s female shipyard workers

A Sunderland author who’s penned a novel about female shipyard workers will help to launch a new bookshop cafe.

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More and more people are using their phones while eating out.

How smartphones are changing the way we eat

Using a phone at the dinner table was frowned upon as anti-social not so long ago, but now it's much more common.
Nigella is tipped to replace Mary Berry on GBBO.

Viewers vote Nigella Lawson favourite to replace Mary Berry

Nigella Lawson is the viewers' favourite to replace Mary Berry in the Great British Bake Off, according to a new survey.
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Chef Andy Barnett in his restaurant Barnett's in Frederick Street, Sunderland.

From proper pizza to pork belly - 11 great Sunderland Restaurant Week offers

Hungry for some bargain dishes?

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