Ainsley Harriott: ‘I talk to my ingredients when I'm cooking’

Ainsley Harriott: ‘I talk to my ingredients when I'm cooking’

Later on, I began to discover and love anything that was mildly related to cooking.I was absolutely taken by the enthusiastic way he cooked and the way that he always looked at the camera to engage us in the food.

First it was sourdough, now it's a puppy – I am a lockdown cliche

First it was sourdough, now it's a puppy – I am a lockdown cliche

Over the weekend, ahead of the puppy’s arrival, there was another development in which my twin worlds of cliche wrapped around each other and span into their own fundament: Steve Mann, my puppy-training prophet and spiritual guide, posted something on Instagram about wanting tips on sourdough baking.

McDonald's-loving Titch set to become Britain's oldest living dog

McDonald's-loving Titch set to become Britain's oldest living dog

20-year-old Titch is on track to be the oldest dog in the UK (Picture: Luke and Candice Kay / SWNS)Meet the dog on course to become Britain’s oldest – reaching a ripe old age of 20 thanks to a diet of McDonald’s.

Petflix and chill: does your dog need a streaming service?

Petflix and chill: does your dog need a streaming service?

I know it’s the latter, but I let the songs play, charmed by the idea that he might enjoy them, while recognising that I’m allowing Spotify to capitalise on my indefatigable love for my dog.

Happy Bonfire Night: How to keep pets safe on Guy Fawkes Night

Happy Bonfire Night: How to keep pets safe on Guy Fawkes Night

The RSPCA estimate that, in the UK, as many as 45 percent of dogs show signs of fear when they hear fireworks and other pets such as cats , small animals and horses can also be spooked and affected by the sounds of Bonfire Night celebrations.

Animal abuse! Fury as pet owner forces cat to £1,000 cosmetic eye surgery to look prettier

Animal abuse! Fury as pet owner forces cat to £1,000 cosmetic eye surgery to look prettier

This is plain torture.” For humans, Asian blepharoplasty is said to be becoming an increasingly popular procedure, with the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS) reporting that 1,379,263 people globally had the operation in 2013, the third most popular form of cosmetic surgery.

Dog Rescuers' star saves LAMB from drowning in mud in deadly mission

Dog Rescuers' star saves LAMB from drowning in mud in deadly mission

Dog Rescuers' star saves LAMB from drowning in mud in deadly mission TELEVISION’S intrepid Dog Rescuer has pulled off one of his trickiest ever missions – saving a ewe and her lamb drowning in deadly mud.