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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...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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