Cooking Fantastic

Tanya Umpleby at Cooking Fantastic will be ‘selling’ their surplus delicious cooking and eating apples and plums for donations to The PPR Foundation for research into brain tumours – pop in tomorrow, Friday or Saturday to pick yours up or let us know and we will save you some. Our COW (cake of the week) will have to be Blackberry Sponge Cake with Blackberry Curd again as it was such a hit last week. The Cud Life, Spruisty Hall Farm, Ripon Road, Killinghall Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 2AU01423 565855 Continue reading Cooking Fantastic

The 140.6 mile Vichy IRONMAN

On Sunday 27th August, Max Rusby, Ollie Bunting and James Stourton will each attempt to complete the 140.6 mile Vichy IRONMAN; swimming 2.4 miles, cycling 112 miles, and finally running 26.2 miles. Providing all goes to plan, we will start the race at 6.00 am and will hope to finish at any time before 11.59pm. Although we aim to finish the race in under 13 hours, for three ‘men’ who necessitate an exceedingly loose use of the term ‘athlete’, the idea of 13 hours continuous exercise is somewhat ominous. Last September, Ollie and James completed a 70.3 mile ‘Half’-Ironman, vowing … Continue reading The 140.6 mile Vichy IRONMAN