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Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Brits are turning up their noses at ‘trending’ veg people post in recipes on social media - with celery named as the most hated.

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This group gathered for a photo in August 1999, but why? ANL-161129-111025001

Haverhill Echo archive photo

Taken from the Echo photo archive and dated 26-8-99, this picture of a group of people has absolutely nothing in the way of information.

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Miodownik cake: Poland’s crowning glory

In her Polish cook book, Polska, Zuza Zak tells us that the beginning of Polish history as we know it is marked by a feast which magically grew from modest beginnings to a table replete with fantastical food and drink.

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Airport luggage. Photo: Genevieve Hayward

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.

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Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children now drink a bath full of sugary drinks every year

Children as young as 11 drink the equivalent of almost a bath full of sugary drinks every year, Cancer Research UK has warned.

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The Safeway name has been restricted to the USA since Morrisons rebranded UK stores in 2005

Morrisons to revive Safeway brand

Morrisons is reviving the Safeway brand as it looks to branch out from selling to consumers and enter the wholesale market.

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Thousands of fish being rescued after dramatic water level drop on River Stour, Sudbury

The Environment Agency (EA) are having to rescue thousands of fish from their spawning grounds after the River Stour dropped by at least six feet following a blockage.

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Haverhill Echo archive photo

Haverhill Echo archive photo

Back in December 1999 this photo was taken by the Haverhill Echo.

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Hatchimals are one of this Christmas' must-have toys

From Silly Sausage to the Hatchimal: meet the toys that will drive Britons to spend £1.1bn before Christmas

As she expertly navigated her hot pink Barbie hoverboard drone through a 360 degree turn, Summer gave some serious thought to why girls might be interested in ownership of a remote-controlled “boy toy”.

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Students peruse a book about Yorkshire, but what is this photo all about? ANL-160711-171504001

Haverhill Echo archive photo

The date on which this photo from the Echo archive was taken is not absolutely clear, but we believe it was taken in November 1999.

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Haverhill Echo archive photo

Haverhill Echo archive photo

Unlike most photos kept in the Echo archive, this one was filed away with a complete absence of information.

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Beef rib en adobo

FOOD: Some Mexican warmth for cold autumn days

Mexican food is a perfect fit for the shortened days of autumn when temperatures drop sharply as the light falls away.

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Clay Hall House, luxury Bed and Breakfast business which has seen a boom in trade due to falling pound etc.

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Tourism revival is helped by Brexit blues

Acton bed and breakfast owner Simon Oldfield was braced for a big downturn in business after Brexit - but instead his business is booming.

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Just what caused this photo to be taken at Taylor's Foundry in Haverhill in January 2000 is a question we would like answering. ANL-161024-164554001

Haverhill Echo archive photo

This photo unearthed from the Echo archive dates back to January 2000 and was obviously taken outside Taylor’s Foundry Motor Sport in Haverhill.

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Six of the best pumpkin ideas and how to make them

Six of the best pumpkin ideas and how to make them

Halloween is fast approaching so to save you panicking about your pumpkin, we’ve pulled together six popular designs and guides on how to do them.

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Residents are out in their numbers in this photo taken in Haverhill in june 1999. ANL-161018-141827001

Haverhill Echo archive photo

This picture has been dug out from the Echo archive, where it was found in a batch dated 10-6-99.

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Haverhill Echo archive photo

This photo was found in the Echo archive among a batch dated 7-10-99, but the reasons for it being taken and all other details are nowhere to be seen.

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Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

The average woman expects her wedding proposal to take place at a landmark in her home city with a dazzling ring costing £1,013, according to new research.

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How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

The plunging value of the pound can make it disheartening to think about how little bang you may get for your well-earned buck in the aftermath of Brexit.

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Volunteers at the Befriending Scheme's Haverhill Hub with their certificates. Joining them are other group members, Cllr Tony Brown and staff. ANL-161110-114055001

Haverhill volunteers are rewarded for their help

County, town and borough councillor Tony Brown visited the Befriending Scheme’s Haverhill Hub last Friday to present the volunteers’ with certificates to say thank you for their support during a special lunch at the new Café at the Chalkstone Community Centre.

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