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Cooking the Seasons: Waste Not Rowen makes the most of summer produce

12 July 2024
Cooking the Seasons: Waste Not Rowen makes the most of summer produce

Cooking the Seasons: Waste Not Rowen makes the most of summer produce

12 July 2024

In his quarterly column, Bury St Edmunds chef and food-waste warrior Rowen Halstead celebrates East Anglia’s finest seasonal produce


Column: Chris Howard has ideas galore to keep the kids amused this summer

07 July 2024
Column: Chris Howard has ideas galore to keep the kids amused this summer

Column: Chris Howard has ideas galore to keep the kids amused this summer

07 July 2024

As the school holidays draw closer, Cambridge’s coast-walking dad Chris Howard has ideas to keep little ones (and big ones) entertained


Five of the Best: Cambridge’s most sociable places to drink and dine

05 July 2024
Five of the Best: Cambridge’s most sociable places to drink and dine

Five of the Best: Cambridge’s most sociable places to drink and dine

05 July 2024

Good food, good drinks, good vibes: Cambridge Food Blog finds five of the best places to get social in the city this summer


Fit Bits: Meet Emma Cuadrado who teaches all-round workout BarreConcept

04 July 2024
Fit Bits: Meet Emma Cuadrado who teaches all-round workout BarreConcept

Fit Bits: Meet Emma Cuadrado who teaches all-round workout BarreConcept

04 July 2024

Fancy achieving a long lean ballet dancer’s body? Well, give BarreConcept with Emma Cuadrado a whirl!


Win: A £270 wellness bundle with Happy WellBeing Life

29 June 2024
Win: A £270 wellness bundle with Happy WellBeing Life

Win: A £270 wellness bundle with Happy WellBeing Life

29 June 2024

Velvet’s contributing wellbeing editor - Caroline S. Asante, founder of Happy WellBeing Life - is giving away an amazing prize this month. . .


Five Global Flavours: One Two Culinary Stew’s top supper clubs

14 June 2024
Five Global Flavours: One Two Culinary Stew’s top supper clubs

Five Global Flavours: One Two Culinary Stew’s top supper clubs

14 June 2024

In her regular column for Velvet, One Two Culinary Stew’s Pina takes us on a world food tour. On the menu this month: global supper clubs


Style.Devine: Why boho is your best friend this summer

14 June 2024
Style.Devine: Why boho is your best friend this summer

Style.Devine: Why boho is your best friend this summer

14 June 2024

Boho style is a must for the summer wardrobe - along with a capsule of key staples you’ll reach for time and again. . .


Parenting: Cambridge’s coast-walking Chris Howard reflects on being a dad

06 June 2024
Parenting: Cambridge’s coast-walking Chris Howard reflects on being a dad

Parenting: Cambridge’s coast-walking Chris Howard reflects on being a dad

06 June 2024

What does Father’s Day mean to you? Dad-to-three daughters, Chris Howard, shares his thoughts


Column: Plant-based Mama Natasha Ashton on why her family eat vegan

03 June 2024
Column: Plant-based Mama Natasha Ashton on why her family eat vegan

Column: Plant-based Mama Natasha Ashton on why her family eat vegan

03 June 2024

Suffolk-based content creator Natasha Ashton explains what inspired her family to embrace veganism


Inside Story: Short on space? Try these expert design tips

31 May 2024
Inside Story: Short on space? Try these expert design tips

Inside Story: Short on space? Try these expert design tips

31 May 2024

Design your rooms to work harder, look bigger and feel brighter too – with expert tips from Cambridge interior designer Georgina Robertson


Parenting: Dad Chris Howard on the highs and lows of half term breaks

18 May 2024
Parenting: Dad Chris Howard on the highs and lows of half term breaks

Parenting: Dad Chris Howard on the highs and lows of half term breaks

18 May 2024

Adventurer-loving dad Chris Howard challenges himself to achieve a four-hour non-stop drive to Wales with the cubs


Fit For Life: How to start your day without the morning chaos

12 May 2024
Fit For Life: How to start your day without the morning chaos

Fit For Life: How to start your day without the morning chaos

12 May 2024

Lifestyle coach Karl Williams shares a handy framework to ensure your mornings become a little calmer


Five of the Best: Cambridge Food Blog's top farm shops

10 May 2024
Five of the Best: Cambridge Food Blog's top farm shops

Five of the Best: Cambridge Food Blog's top farm shops

10 May 2024

Our area is home to so many great farm shops and delis, Cambridge Food Blog’s Grace Mills couldn’t choose just five. . . So here’s six


Sound Bites: Cambridge 105 Radio’s must-listen shows this month

02 May 2024
Sound Bites: Cambridge 105 Radio’s must-listen shows this month

Sound Bites: Cambridge 105 Radio’s must-listen shows this month

02 May 2024

From local election coverage to Big Band beats, Cambridge 105 Radio has it covered


Stress Awareness: Why gardening is good for both mind and body

19 April 2024
Stress Awareness: Why gardening is good for both mind and body

Stress Awareness: Why gardening is good for both mind and body

19 April 2024

To mark Stress Awareness Month, Newmarket garden designer Melanie Taylor explores the benefits of gardening on mental health and wellbeing


Parenting: Is holidaying abroad with kids a breeze? Chris Howard thinks so

10 April 2024
Parenting: Is holidaying abroad with kids a breeze? Chris Howard thinks so

Parenting: Is holidaying abroad with kids a breeze? Chris Howard thinks so

10 April 2024

Coast-walking Dad Chris Howard takes his three cubs on a Malta and Gozo adventure, with only one unfortunate incident


Fitness Focus: Meet dancer, barre teacher and movement director Amy Holly

08 April 2024
Fitness Focus: Meet dancer, barre teacher and movement director Amy Holly

Fitness Focus: Meet dancer, barre teacher and movement director Amy Holly

08 April 2024

‘Dance has been my whole life so far,’ says passionate dancer, barre teacher and movement director Amy Holly


Column: Antonya Catahlinah Beamish on the benefits of living in the moment

06 April 2024
Column: Antonya Catahlinah Beamish on the benefits of living in the moment

Column: Antonya Catahlinah Beamish on the benefits of living in the moment

06 April 2024

Stop, lean back and enjoy the present to reap the rewards of living in the moment


Five Global Flavours: Cambridge’s best pizza (and flatbread) places

05 April 2024
Five Global Flavours: Cambridge’s best pizza (and flatbread) places

Five Global Flavours: Cambridge’s best pizza (and flatbread) places

05 April 2024

In her regular column, One Two Culinary Stew’s Pina takes us on a world food tour – right on our doorstep. Up next? Pizzas and flatbreads


Inside Story: Try these quick – and cost-effective – room updates

05 April 2024
Inside Story: Try these quick – and cost-effective – room updates

Inside Story: Try these quick – and cost-effective – room updates

05 April 2024

Cambridge interior designer Georgina Robertson shares simple - and cost-effective - ideas to update your interiors for the new season