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2008-10-07 18:00:26

By Sally Williams A WELSH chef who sidestepped a job down the mines in the Valleys to open an award winning restaurant-with-rooms has written a cook book to show foodie wannabes how it can be done. Bryan Webb was brought up in Crumlin where his late father Bernard was a mines rescue manager whose operations included the 1966 Aberfan tragedy. "There were three coal mines in our village and I knew mining was dangerous so at 14 years old I realised I wanted to be a chef not a miner," said...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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