There is no official wedding “season” but as the summer months approach more wedding bells will be heard. There are 38 of the Fine Individual Hotels collection that offer wedding packages, from civil services to reception banquets to a full service with accommodation.
A brief experiment with an allotment years ago convinced me that my fingers were anything but green.
Just about the only thing I managed to grow was a bumper crop of couch grass which spread at an alarming rate, drilling devilishly through my spuds and strangling everything else.
Last weekend the Observer Food Monthly released Jay Rayner’s top 20 restaurants - the list was put together by Rayner to celebrate the 10th Observer Food Monthly Awards in 2013.
It is worth noting that the list is not ranked (they are all deemed equal) and have been picked from all over the country. There is a big representation from London, which is due to the “Capital having a greater concentration of good places in which to eat”.