Pancake Day 2022: The perfect mix, alternative toppings and how to avoid a flipping disaster

Everything you need to know about Pancake Day this year – including how to perfect your batter (and flip technique…)

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St David’s Day 2022: Welsh traditions, medieval miracles and how leeks became iconic symbols

When is St David’s Day, who was the patron saint and how is it celebrated every year? St David’s Day

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What sanctions has the West imposed – and how are they hurting Russia?

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss says the measures are aimed at “cutting off funding for Putin’s war machine” What sanctions has

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Half of Britain’s workers eye new jobs in ‘Great Resignation’

Job moves hit a record high of 988,000 in the final three months of 2021 Half of Britain’s workers eye

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Hunger rife as 90 per cent of Afghan families lack food, aid agencies warn

Humanitarian groups said the country’s outlook is bleak, and the situation will deteriorate without urgent international assistance Hunger rife as

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Valentine’s Day 2022: Ancient symbols, gory origins and the most unique gestures of love

The day of love is always on February 14, but who was St Valentine and how is the event celebrated

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Ghost village emerges from the deep as drought empties reservoir

The village of Aceredo was flooded in 1992 when a Portuguese hydroelectric plant closed its floodgates Ghost village emerges from

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Wales to keep self-isolation rules in place as further Covid restrictions are lifted

Mark Drakeford said that after ‘careful consideration’ the self-isolation rules will remain in place ‘for the time being’ Wales to

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Pictured: Taliban police recruits displaying their skills at passing out ceremony

Newly trained officers are put through their paces during a graduation parade at the Abu Dujana Training centre in Kandahar,

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Catholic priest showed sexual abuse victim a corpse to intimidate him into silence

Survivors tell of being shown dead bodies and made to clean out coffins by ‘Australasia’s worst sexual offender’ Catholic priest

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