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What’s in your Weekend?


parkrun has become popular with runners of all abilities

parkrun has become popular with runners of all abilities

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parkrun has become popular with runners of all abilities

It’s a busy sporting Saturday and Sunday and Weekend’s here for everyone – whether you need our TV listings to plan what you’ll watch when, or if the only extra time you’re looking for is a chance to delve into what our magazine has to offer.

Staying on a wellness and fitness theme, our cover story looks at the popularity of parkrun, and meets a group of runners who have more than reaped the benefits. Adrenaline lovers may be tempted by some of the giant adventures we suggest in our travel section – will you take the leap?

Columnist Frank Mitchell discusses that important broadcasting mix that’s necessary in Northern Ireland.

Edwin McFee chats to Marching Metal, local musicians who perform to the beat of a different drum – a true mash-up of genres, and a great feature.

All that sport watching makes you hungry and fortunately we’ve plenty of suggestions for half time nibbles. From Donal Skehan’s simple summer dishes to Paula McIntyre’s peach perfect recipes, whether your tastes are sweet, savoury or somewhere in between, we’ve a range of suitable – and satisfying – options.

John Mulgrew looks at the five store cupboard staples to add flavour to meals while Gary Law ensures we’re not baffled by beer terminology.

Plus, potato lovers will be pleased with Joris Minne’s reviews of eateries celebrating Comber Earlies.

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Have a great Weekend.

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