KENILWORTH MARKET CANCELLED DUE TO HIGH WINDS
The market, which was due to take place on Abbey End in Kenilworth tomorrow (Thursday 18th January), has been cancelled as high winds of up to 48MPH are expected across the area.
A spokeswoman for the market operator, CJ’s Events Warwickshire said: “This weeks Thursday Market has been cancelled as a result of Yellow Weather Warnings of high winds, from 01:00hrs until early Thursday morning. A number of traders have already contacted the office to cancel their attendance”
They added: ‘Safety is a priority for us, and setting up market stalls tonight is not an option with the wind forecasts overnight, we have spoken to Warwick District Council and taken appropriate advice & we are following our Risk Assessments to ensure safety is maintained. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.’
Traders are being contacted. The market will return next Thursday, 25th January 2018.
Further to consultations undertaken in August 2016 and March 2017, Warwickshire County Council now give advance notice of highway improvement works along Priory Road as the first stage in a series of improvements proposed for Warwick town centre.
20mph speed limit has recently been introduced in the town centre. The next stage of the project affects Priory Road from Cape Road junction to St Johns, and is planned to start on Monday 8th January. Work is expected to be complete by the end of February 2018.
The works include the widening of footways to accommodate a new shared use footway / cycleway, road humps, raised junctions and speed cushions to help reduce vehicle speeds to the 20mph speed limit and assist pedestrians crossing.
To allow the works to be carried out safely and efficiently, Priory Road will be closed to through traffic for the duration of the works. Traffic will be diverted via The Butts / Smith Street, with the The Butts restricted to one-way southbound as part of the diversion plans to ease traffic flows during the construction works.
These road closures may add extra time onto your journey into & out of Warwick Town.
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The below stalls will be trading:
- The Meat Man
- Diamond Knitwear
- Fruit & Veg
- Fresh Bread
The full market will return on Saturday 6th January 2018
- 1 package (17.3 ounces) Puff Pastry Sheets, thawed
- 1 egg, beaten
- 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 14 ounces Eckrich® Li’l Smokies Cocktail Smoked Sausage
Pigs in Blankets Recipe Directions
Set the pastry sheets out to thaw. Heat the oven to 400°F. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper. Beat the egg in a small bowl with a fork
Sprinkle the flour on the work surface. Unfold 1 pastry sheet on the work surface. Roll the pastry sheet into a 10x14-inch rectangle. Trim a bit off the edges to make sure they're straight. Cut the rectangle into 7(2x10-inch) strips. Stack the strips on top of each other, making sure to match up the edges.
With the long side facing you, cut off and discard about 1-inch from the left and right ends of the stack on the diagonal (make sure both cuts are slanted in the same direction). Then, cut the stack crosswise, using the same diagonal cuts, into 3(about 3-inch long) sections (yielding 21 pieces of pastry). Repeat with the remaining pastry sheet, making 42 pieces in all.
Place 1piece of pastry on the work surface, with a pointed end facing you. Place 1 sausage crosswise across the center of the pastry. Brush the pointed end farthest from you with the egg. Starting at the end closest to you, roll the pastry around the sausage and press to seal. Repeat with the remaining sausages and pastry. Place the wrapped sausages onto the baking sheets. Brush with the remaining egg.
Bake for 15 minutes or until the pastries are golden brown. Serve with your favorite hot dog condiments.
For additional flavor and texture, after brushing the unbaked pastries with the egg, sprinkle with sesame seeds, poppy seeds and/orsea salt orfinely shredded Cheddar cheese, then bake as shown. Or try brushing on some sweet pickle relish, it bakes up like little pickle chips on the outside!
Ingredient Note: The number of cocktail smoked sausages in a 14 ounce package may vary, so don't worry if the pieces of pastry and the number of sausages don't match exactly.
Baking with kids is fun, especially during the holidays. This Christmas, your little helpers will love adding the decorations on these Christmas Tree Brownies!
This is an easy recipe that taste amazing. You can make the brownies weeks ahead of time and freeze them. When you are ready to decorate them, simply defrost and proceed with decorating.
- Box of brownie mix
- Vegetable oil
- Water (5 tbsp)
- Free range egg
- Candy Canes
Holiday Brownie Tree Bites Recipe Directions
- Pre-heat your oven to 350°F.
- Line a baking pan with aluminum foil. Coat with no-stick cooking spray.
- Prepare brownie mix according to directions on the box using oil, water, and eggs.
- Bake brownies 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely. Freeze 30 minutes or up to 2 weeks if covered.
- Remove brownies from pan using edges of foil.
- Cut brownies into 6 horizontal rows.
- Cut 8 triangles out of each row to look like Christmas trees.
- Break a candy cane and place it into bottom centre of triangle to make the tree trunk.
- Frost trees with icing.
- Sprinkle candy bits on the icing.