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Millions of Brits baffled by half the functions on their smartphone

Brits are spending millions of pounds a year on tech - with features they NEVER use, according to research.

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Sailing on the Rhine in style

Ahoy there! All aboard the AmaPrima

For weary landlubbers yearning to escape the relentless pressures of life in the fast lane, AmaWaterways offers the ultimate retreat.

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Stunning view from White Horse House

Looking for a house with stunning views? How about this

This beautifully presented spacious five bedroom family home, extending to 2,835 square feet over three floors, is situated in the picturesque village of Bury and has stunning countryside views over the South Downs National Park.

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Nutella banana muffins with salted caramel

Four super easy baking recipes for kids

It’s National Baking Week so if you’re prepared to let the kids loose in the kitchen here are four very easy recipes from Pyrex that’ll turn them into little star bakers.

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Garden designer David Loy from Easthampnett in the garden that won him the Future Designer award in 2015

Garden designer up for second UK prize

A garden designer who runs his own business from his home in Easthampnett has said he is ‘thrilled’ to be up for a second award in a prestigious national competition.

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Last chance to spend your old pound coins

Today is your last chance to spend the old £1 coin before it becomes worthless at midnight (Sunday, October 15).

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NATIONAL CURRY WEEK RECIPE: Vegans, say Aloo to this dish

Parveen Ashraf looks at how curry lends itself to vegetarianism and veganism and shares one of her recipes.

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Getting rice right with Parveen Ashraf

RECIPE: Getting rice right

As it is National Curry Week we ask ‘The Spice Queen’ Parveen Ashraf for her tips on how to cook rice perfectly and whether reheated rice is a no no.

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The chocolate discs which make up the dress by Paxton Chocolate

Sussex chocolatier creates edible floral dress

Paxton Chocolate, a bespoke chocolatier based in Brighton, has designed and created a flower-inspired dress using chocolate for London’s Chocolate Show in October.

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Sussex success in the Michelin Guide and Bib Gourmand

Two Sussex restaurants have once again been awarded Michelin stars while another three have been awarded Bib Gourmands.

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Video: easyJet unveils plans for electric planes

Electric planes, drones checking the runway for problems and apps that will sort out all aspects of your flight.

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Waitrose peach and almond tray cake. For thousands of recipes visit www.waitrose.com/recipes

Cakes to bake for Macmillan’s Coffee Morning

Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning takes place this Friday so here are some scrumptious cake recipes from Waitrose for you to try.

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Robin, Erithacus rubecula, perched on bowl of windfall apples in garden.

Less is more for wildlife in your garden this autumn

The autumn may encourage many gardeners to do a major tidy up to make eveything look neat and tidy for the next few months.

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Perfect time to sort out autumn colour in the garden

With the soil warm from summer and moist from autumn rain, now is the perfect time to get out in the garden and plant for brilliant autumn colour.

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Kitchen secrets revealed by Richard Onslow head chef

It’s part of a magician’s code never to share the secrets of their tricks.

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Handley Page aircraft

Chichester district’s important role in the Great War to be revealed

The important role of American fighter pilots based at Tangmere and Ford aerodromes during World War I will be revealed at a conference hosted by the University of Chichester next week.

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Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

More than one in ten UK holidaymakers have misplaced an electronic device in their luggage, resulting in them being stopped by airport security, according to a new report.

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Tips for growing your own

Mention growing your own fruit and veg and almost everyone will tell you how much better home-grown produce is than stuff you can buy in your local supermarket.

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