Hubble and Home scores top food hygiene mark

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A GASTRO pub that has five-star Tripadvisor ratings has scored top marks on its latest food hygiene inspection.

The Hawthorn Leisure-owned hostelry Hubble and Home opened on Abingdon Road in Summer 2020 to punters between lockdowns.

Previously the pub has been called The Berkshire House, the Crooked Pot, the Berkshire and Home until it closed in February 2020.

The pub was recently visited by food hygiene inspectors from Oxford City Council on May 27 and was awarded a five star rating.

Hubble and Home was given a mark of ‘good’ for the categories ‘food hygiene and safety’ and ‘structural compliance’.

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Top 5 Luxury Honeymoons in September

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Honeymoon in September? Why not? September is one of the best months to go on your first trip together after tying the knot. The days are sunny, the weather is beautifully warm, and popular tourist destinations are less crowded.  You are likely to have the place all to yourself, which guarantees a more private and intimate holiday.

Because peak season is officially over in September, there are plenty of excellent vacation packages, from lower lodging rates to discounted deals and unique off-season activities.  It means you get to save on regular expenses and use the extra to splurge on indulgences

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2021 PGA Championship predictions, favorites: Ranking the top of the field from 1-21 at Kiawah Island

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The 2021 PGA Championship starts this week with 156 golfers teeing it up on the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island. Not all of them have a shot of winning, of course, and as Brooks Koepka pointed out a few years ago, there are really only 30 guys he has to worry about.

There might be fewer this week as a bad side of the draw could spell trouble for the biggest stars in the game with winds whipping around Kiawah like they did in the second round of the 2012 PGA Championship when the scoring average ballooned. 

Regardless, I have

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Our top picks for 2021 graduation gifts

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Graduation season is one of the most joyous highlights of the spring. Each year, graduates walk across stage to celebrate their educational achievements with all the due pomp and circumstance. It seems only fair to reward them with nothing but the best—the best hands-down grad gifts in 2021, that is. 

If you’re looking for the perfect graduation gifts that will work for ladies or gents, you’ve landed in the right place. The Chron Shopping curators have rounded up our top picks for grad gifts in 2021—suitable for a variety of budgets and tastes alike. You’ll find gift ideas ranging from … Read more

Pubs are opening camping and caravan sites for the summer – top 7 to bookmark

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Enterprising pubs have created a brand new “package holiday” of countryside, chilled drinks and home-cooked meals – by turning their beer gardens into pop-up campsites.

Faced with lost revenue from months of enforced closures, hostelries around the UK have been thrown a lifeline with permission to set up a temporary camp or glampsite for up to 56 days of the year, thanks to a relaxation in “permitted development” rights.

With more than a third of landlords concerned for the survival of their business after Covid restrictions, holidaymakers staying over at their campsites could save hundreds of our rural pubs from

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Priceline Reveals Top Travel Trends for Spring, Summer

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Priceline has released its newest data to help inform about top travel trends for the spring and summer seasons.

“From increased flexibility and shorter lead-times to new health and safety measures and an increased focus on traveler wellbeing, the way people plan, book, and physically travel will never be the same,” advises Priceline CEO Brett Keller. “After a devastating pandemic kept us locked in our homes for over a year, people are making plans to travel more often than in the past. Not only are leisure travelers desperate to make up for lost travel opportunities in 2020, but the slow

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