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Costa wins FreeFrom Eating Out Award for its Gluten-Free Product Range

Nov 28, 2014 09:05 GMT COSTA COFFEE • Costa scoops prize in Coffee House Chain category for its Gluten-Free Product Range • Continues Costa’s success in providing a gluten-free offering to customers with Coeliac disease

Voting Opens For The  2014 Costa Short Story Award!

Nov 26, 2014 15:33 GMT COSTA COFFEE Voting has opened today for the 2014 Costa Short Story Award, a new Award launched in 2012 for a single short story, run in association with the Costa Book Awards but judged independently of the main five-category system.

Nov 24, 2014 07:57 GMT CityWatches UK The Citizen Promaster Aqualand watches run on sensor technology and this makes them appropriate for professional use.

Costa Book Awards 2014 Shortlists Announced

Nov 18, 2014 20:39 GMT COSTA COFFEE • Shortlisted authors (10 male, 10 female) span ages 29 to 70 and include a brain surgeon, a chef, former Mormon and an acclaimed artist • Two books set in World War 1 feature in this the year marking a centenary since its outbreak •Record number of entries to this year’s Awards (640) including the highest-ever number of entries in the Novel Award category

Nov 10, 2014 08:51 GMT CityWatches UK Why did the Sportura range come around? Seiko has always been into auto-racing time measurements and through Sportura, they pay their unofficial homage to the sport.

Hounslow barista wows judges with drink innovation to win top speciality drink title at Costa international final

Oct 23, 2014 11:43 BST COSTA COFFEE Hounslow barista, Kungku Gurung has wowed a panel of judges including Costa’s Master of Coffee Gennaro Pelliccia, TV chef Phil Vickery, and food writer Rose Prince with his brand new drink innovation to win the Speciality Drink title at Costa's Barista of the Year final.

UAE barista named best Costa barista in the world at international final in London

Oct 23, 2014 11:29 BST COSTA COFFEE A UAE barista was named the best Costa barista in the world on Tuesday (21st October) at the international final event in London.

Oct 17, 2014 12:52 BST, in partnership with The Honeypot Children’s Charity, are offering a donation system where consumers calculate how much they would have spent on cards and postage, and make a one-off donation which pays for a vulnerable child's Christmas present instead.

Scandic Anglais opens the Nordic region’s first Jamie’s Italian

Oct 13, 2014 08:00 BST Scandic Hotels On Thursday 16 October, Scandic and acclaimed chef Jamie Oliver will be opening the Nordic region’s first Jamie’s Italian at Scandic Anglais in Stockholm. With its 195 seats and large bar, the restaurant will be serving up great value, simple, rustic Italian food using local and organic produce combined with fresh pasta made on the premises daily.

Oct 12, 2014 08:46 BST Spider Communication Limited In this short book, the author sets out the truth about our over-valued ideas of 'tolerance'. At best, tolerance is a useless concept. At worst, it's a vice. Tolerance of bad religion has resulted in death and alienation. Lazy thinking about tolerance has led to confusion about racism, genetics, and gay marriage. Political 'tolerance' is another word for 'cowardice'.