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Summer recipes from River Cottage

Blackened Black Bream Recipe

Head chef Gill Meller breaks away from a fish day at the River Cottage Chefs' School to create an oh-so-easy dish on the barbecue.

Blackened Black Bream Recipe, Gill Meller, River Cottage Chef

Spiced Lamb Burgers

Use minced lamb in this recipe to create scrumptious patties.

Spiced Lamb Burger Recipe, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, River Cottage

Further recipes are available on the River Cottage Youtube channel.

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Respect the water

  • 3 Sep 2015

We may be heading into the autumn but there's still plenty of reasons to go to the beach. Why not wrap up warm and make the most of the remaining light nights with a picnic? Or teach the kids to fly a kite on a cold bright day? There's lots to do at the beach, whatever the weather, just make sure to be safe as British and Irish waters can be dangerously unpredictable. This summer the RNLI has been delivering a hard-hitting water safety campaign across the UK part of their aim to halve accidental coastal deaths by 2024.

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