Sir Lionel Cust and Elizabeth I’s kirtle | Brief letters | Education

You report that Eleri Lynn recently discovered that the Bacton altar cloth was once a piece of clothing of Elizabeth I (Fine fabric is lost piece of Elizabeth I’s dress, say experts, 28 September). However, in 1918 Sir Lionel Cust, a former director of the National Portrait Gallery, published an article on the altar cloth in the Burlington Magazine saying “it is quite reasonable to suggest that the embroidery given by Mistress Parry to Bacton Church is a piece of…

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What’s it like to live with a chef? | Food

James Petrie and Úna Palliser James “Jocky” Petrie, group executive development chef for the Gordon Ramsay Group, lives with his wife, musician Úna Palliser, near St Albans. They have two daughters: one four-year-old and one a few months old. Petrie has appeared on MasterChef, Heston’s Fantastical Food and Hell’s Kitchen. Úna has worked with Shakira, the Killers, Moby and Gnarls Barkley. How did you meet?James: It was a classic blind date. Úna: You’d recently had your heart broken. I’d come…

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Schools should have one meat-free day a week, says charity | Education

All state schools in England should offer pupils a compulsory plant-based menu one day a week, under new recommendations to the government that aim to make school meals more environmentally friendly and reflect changing dietary advice. Given wide acceptance that diets need to change to address the climate crisis – including by eating less meat and more beans and pulses – the Soil Association is urging the Department for Education to replace a non-mandatory recommendation for a weekly meat-free day…

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Talking about Food – Education Article

This fun and interactive lesson is linked to an animated video that was made specifically for teaching ESL/EFL students vocabulary and expressions to talk about food and eating habits. Perfect for complete beginner through pre-intermediate students. Contextualized vocabulary and expressions with visual aids. Similar Worksheets Download the worksheet(822.15 Kb, 0 downloads) //<![CDATA[ window.fbAsyncInit=function(){FB.init({appId:'144982482220091',xfbml:true,version:'v2.7'})}; (function(d, s, t) { var id, f = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0], p = ('https:' == d.location.protocol) ? 'https:' : 'http:'; id = 'facebook-jssdk'; if (!d.getElementById(id)) { var e =…

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