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The Fat Duck food poisoning toll hits 400

I had heard about the voluntary temporary closing of Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck due to possible food illness, but now it’s growing leaps and bounds. Hopefully they’ll bounce back from this.

Updated to add: The Fat Duck has reopened.

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Tom Colicchio saves a life

Who needs breast implants when you can pump your (chicken) breasts full of water? (see video)

2009 Michelin stars for the UK have been announced