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Crumb As You Are: GBBO Is Back!

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The perfect series to watch while binge-eating Mr Kipling treats is finally back, the sugared-up show that makes the TV license fee worth paying. It’s everything that makes our nation great: innuendo, cake and doing things in marquees for no discernible reason – it’s The Great British Bake-Off! Take one steely-eyed man who can do wonderful things with his hands (we’re talking pastry), add the …

Indian Summer Sipping

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Summer may still have us in its grip, bathing us in the kind of glorious sunshine that us Brits only ever dream of. For those of you who are already preparing for winter, how about we slowly put down the wine, turn up the thermostat for a night and remember the hazy days? Warm weather means a lot of things: all-day sunbathing sessions, cannonballing into …

Wowchella: Wowcher’s Guide to Festival Fashion

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Summer is finally in sight, and as a nation of festival fanatics we’re all preparing for the weekend of our lives (well, this year) as we search our sheds and lofts for tents and sleeping bags, and hunt for that all-important showstopper outfit. Like our Coachella celebs, we’re looking for that perfect balance between fashionable and practical – a look that says “Oh, this old …

Previously on Game of Thrones…

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A lot has happened in Game of Thrones since we very first saw Ned Stark behead that Night’s Watch deserter. In the fifty intervening hours we’ve seen families torn apart, king replace assassinated king and a white-haired dragon queen walk and walk and walk. And then walk some more. In preparation for the season six premiere this Sunday, we’ve put together a handy guide to …

The Wowcher Guide to Watches!

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On the lookout for the perfect watch? It’s not just a case of picking the right colour – there’s plenty of things you need to think about when it comes to this classic style accessory. If you don’t know your dials from your date wheels or your bands from your bezels, never fear! Whether you’re looking for an everyday timepiece or something for a special …

Laters, Lent! 5 Things You Should Bring Back for Easter

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Ah, Lent! The time of year you see people cry over bars of chocolate in the supermarket, wailing about how much they want a Wispa, caressing Crunchie packets and attempting to smell a Snickers through the plastic (OK, maybe not, but this is probably happening inside their heads as they resolutely walk past the chocolate aisle). Although Lent is traditionally religious – marking the 40 …

Wowcher Visits… The Pet Reader!

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Got a delinquent doggie or a cat-astrophic kitty? Our pets can be our best friends… or our worst enemies. Trouble is, their English is often not very good, and so understanding your pet’s needs can be tricky. “Why are you scratching the furniture?” is met with only an ineffable stare, and “oh my god, you’ve weed in the suitcase!” doesn’t have quite the chastisement effect …

6 Ways to WOW Your Mum This Mother’s Day

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Think a measly card and chocolates have the WOW factor? WRONG! We’ve got original gift ideas for every budget that’ll cater for all kinds of mums, whether you think she’s a worthy old dear or Mum of the Year. So if you’ve hardly shown your mum you care since buying her the Spice Girls single Mama on cassette circa 1996, we think it’s about time you …