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Last year, I compiled the Ultimate 100 British Hotels for The Sunday Times and am currently busy researching places for this year’s supplement. If you have any tips for hotels, B&Bs, pubs and spas, please do let me know. Here’s … Continue reading

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Here’s a condensed version of an article I wrote for The Sunday Times WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT The British home of complete wellbeing, a sustainable alternative to fat farms. WHERE IS IT  a short drive from Barnstaple (where hippies who … Continue reading

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Best therapist tip: the cleanser

Things I hate, part one. Asking a therapist for her top tip and her replying something stupidly obvious like Drink lots of water. Wouldn’t it be great to feign complete ignorance and ask What is this thing you call water? … Continue reading

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