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The Manchester Camelopard has changed its spots – Giraffe

Not so long ago I travelled through Manchester Airport and had a dreadful experience at The Grain Loft for breakfast. This time, on the way to Spain we were in the same terminal around lunchtime. After a short scout around, … Continue reading

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Do you like hospital food? Maybe I do

Unfortunately I’ve spent a lot of time in hospitals lately – visiting rather than as a patient. I’m also old enough to see how things have changed over the years. The technology may have changed but there is still plenty … Continue reading

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Coffee Architects – almost brunch perfection

On my second attempt at eating breakfast at Coffee Architects in Leamington Spa I succeeded – but only just. The first time was a sunny Sunday morning in Spring – one of the first of the year. It appeared that … Continue reading

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A Birmingham Floating breakfast

On a drizzly early summer morning in Birmingham I had some time to kill and wandered the streets looking for an interesting place for breakfast. I fancied something a little different, away from the chains. My usual approach is to … Continue reading

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The Grain Loft and the demise of the airport breakfast

In my distant memory airport breakfasts were a thing to look forward to. I remember starting holidays with a full English breakfast at duty free prices…or am I just misremembering? There is a strong possibility it’s just wishful thinking because … Continue reading

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Cheesy Bacon Egg Cups

A while ago I saw a Tasty video entitled Cheesy Bacon Egg Cups on Facebook. I’ve subsequently found other potential sources and I am not sure where the original came from. It looked a pretty, easy and clever way of … Continue reading

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A welcome breakfast Escape from the rain.

  I used to think that, if you ever need a good cup of tea without paying a fortune, you should head for the market or the bus station. If you fancy some decent cake aim for a church fete … Continue reading

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Pomeroys – want something a little different for breakfast?

Breakfast is a good meal to eat in Kenilworth. There can’t be many small British towns which offer good cooked breakfasts in so many places. I’ve not been in the town long but I think there are at least six places … Continue reading

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Courtyard Cafe and Bistro 9/10

Sometimes you just want a hug in a mug and a filling breakfast served with a smile. Achieving all three of those things in a cafe is more difficult than you would think. Either the focus is on serving something … Continue reading

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Test driving the Best Breakfast in Derbyshire

I’ll freely admit it. I’m a creature of habit. I was introduced to Fresh Basil in Belper around ten years ago and I started going regularly about seven years ago. It’s a really friendly and knowledgeable place so I’m guessing … Continue reading

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