Country Style

Country Style

Piccadilly line: Clapton’s fashion brand makes Great Yorkshire Show debut

Prestigious fashion brands joined award-winning up-and-coming designers on this year’s Great Yorkshire Show catwalk to showcase the best of both traditional and avant-garde British fashion to the county’s style lovers.

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Lisa Cutcliffe runs wild food cooking days and foraging courses for enthusiastic beginners, chefs, community groups, herbalists and adventurous home cooks. Picture: Joan Ransely

Witch’s egg and other food you can forage from larder at bottom of the street

The sky threatens rain as dark clouds scud across the sky. I am in Meanwood Park, 72 acres of beautiful woodland situated a stone’s throw from the centre of Leeds, for an afternoon of urban foraging with Lisa Cutcliffe, who has a passion for finding, cooking and eating all things wild and delicious. Her company, Edulis, runs wild food cooking days and foraging courses for enthusiastic beginners, chefs, community groups, herbalists and adventurous home cooks.

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Helen and Robs storyline has shocked fans of The Archers. See letter						                    Picture: BBC

Everyday story of abused country folk: How The Archers became a touchstone for domestic violence

Fans of The Archers left in shock by a hard-hitting storyline about domestic violence that ended in murder have raised nearly £100,000 in a “rescue fund” for the abused wife who became a killer.

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Charles Mills, show director of the Great Yorkshire Show.

Tweed puts Great Yorkshire Show at the height of fashion

FOR MANY, the Great Yorkshire Show is as much a staple of the calendar as Christmas or Easter. And now, it can be a wardrobe staple too.

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A definitive A to Z of Harrogate

A definitive A to Z of Harrogate

Don’t know the difference between Harrow-gate and Harrer-get? Then read the latest in our series of guides to Yorkshire’s most celebrated towns and cities. This week: Harrogate.

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Padded jacket, at Betty Barclay.

From cover to cover in style

It’s hard to leave your bed on a cold winter morning but wearing this season’s warmest and most stylish outerwear helps make the difficult transition from duvet to the great outdoors just that little bit easier.

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Rhian collared padded ankle boot, at White Stuff.

Look stylish on those chilly days

Shearling and furry layers bring stylish cosy comfort on chillier days. Try teaming with fine woollens and flannels in rich and earthy colours for a tonal go-anywhere look that’s perfect for town and country.

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Layer on the knitwear and sheepskin for the perfect indoors/outdoors method of dressing for the winter. Cottons and flannel fabric underneath will allow your skin to breathe under all that wool.   Cable cardigan and mule slippers, from www.celticandco.com.

Look stylish – inside and out

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Vintage collection jacket, at La Redoute.

Keeping snug as 
you take a trip

Be prepared for travel by bus, train or car, with the help of easy winter warmers and practical but chic items that will aid you on your journey.

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