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Archive for June 13th, 2014

Go Brazilian!

go brazilian !

From Rayleigh’s own food blog, “Barbecue beef feijoada with spicy sweetcorn”


“Here’s a way of feeding a crowd and keeping with the Latin American theme: my barbecue beef feijoada, made with brisket. I’ve eaten feijoada a few times and always enjoyed it. But what’s in it? I consulted a Brazilian friend of mine in order to get a few ideas but like many ‘national’ favourites, everyone has a different view on what it should contain. Like shepherd’s pie, chilli con carne or lasagne al forno everybody has their own take in their house that defines the dish. A few patterns emerge: definitely pork, possibly beef, certainly black beans… other than that it’s fair game. Tomatoes or not? Paprika?”

Find the recipe here.

Sports Pitches Application

The application for the sports pitches at Old London Road Rawreth will come to the Development Committee on July 24th.

ASDA Signage Application

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ASDA have submitted an application – 14/00368/ADV for “Illuminated and Non-Illuminated Signage for Proposed Pick And Collect Canopy”. This application is delegated to council officers to decide- councillors don’t normally get involved. But if you have any comments, please let us know. You can view the application here.

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