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‘Don’t demonise bottled water.’ says Harrogate Water boss

The number of plastic bottles dumped in our oceans is shocking, but is demonising bottled water the answer? Catherine Scott reports.

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Former Bettys boss Jonnie Wild with grandson Rory, two

Former Bettys boss swaps tea and cake for children’s books

He led the family business for 30 years, is an environmentalist and now a children’s author. Catherine Scott meets Jonnie Wild, great-nephew of Bettys founder.

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Back in time for a party: Leeds Harewood House’s Victorian Christmas

For the first time in five years Harewood House is opening to the public at Christmas. Catherine Scott finds herself transported back to the estate in Victorian times.

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Catherine Scott: Is being a fussy eater really in your DNA?

Catherine Scott: Is being a fussy eater really in your DNA?

I have spent the best part of a decade coping with a ‘particular’ eater (she assures me she’s not picky)

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Catherine Scott: Would you chose Cleopatra or Kim Kardashian West as a role model for your daughter?

So who would you have as a role model for your daughter? Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey or Cleopatra?

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One reader says they aren't interested in what happens to Bake-Off and its stars Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry (pictured)

Catherine Scott: Will you be watching Bake Off on Channel 4 ?

The Great British Bake Off is an institution in our house. It is one of those few occasions, like the Olympics, when we all sit down as a family and watch the successes and the disasters that befall the amateur bakers.

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