The Lion King – Woking 1974

The Lion King – Woking 1974

Written by Roger Allen My life in the world of newspaper photography started at a picture agency in Guildford Surrey. After a short stint on a building site I took a job in the darkroom of Southern News Service, aka Cassidy and Leigh, a news and picture agency serving...
Easy Pea Soup

Easy Pea Soup

INGREDIENTS 1 tbsp olive oil 1 garlic clove, chopped ½ onion, chopped 200g/7oz frozen peas 300ml/10fl oz chicken stock 50ml/2fl oz double cream salt and freshly ground black pepper mint leaf, to garnish HOW TO DO IT Heat the oil in a saucepan over a medium heat. Add...
Liver and Bacon

Liver and Bacon

INGREDIENTS 8 rashers dry-cured streaky bacon 350g calf’s liver, thinly sliced Large pinch of caster sugar 1 tbsp plain flour, for dusting 1 tbsp sunflower oil A slash of balsamic vinegar 4 large potato’s milk large knob of butter HOW TO DO IT Make the mash. Simmer...
Bread and Butter Pudding

Bread and Butter Pudding

INGREDIENTS 25g/1oz butter, plus extra for greasing 8 thin slices bread 50g/2oz sultanas 2 tsp cinnamon powder 350ml/12fl oz milk 50ml/2fl oz double cream 2 eggs 25g/1oz granulated sugar nutmeg, grated, to taste. HOW TO DO IT Grease a 1 litre/2 pint pie dish with...