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How to cook Cajun prawns on the Weber Spirit II E-310 gas BBQ

Fresh spicy prawns cooked in minutes make for a delicious appetiser This is one of the quickest dishes to cook on the BBQ, literally taking about 5 – 10 minutes to assemble and prep the ingredients...
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Beef stir fry with ginger & sesame cooked on the Weber Spirit II E-310 gas BBQ

Delicious and easy; dinner in less than 20 minutes, start to finish This simple stir fry is incredibly quick to prepare and cook, ask your butcher to cut the steak into strips then all you have to do...
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Tropical sundae cooked on the Weber Master-Touch charcoal BBQ

Finish the BBQ with a quick, easy, truly indulgent fruity dessert Once you’ve had your fill of the main course why not make room for a delicious dessert. Just brush off the grate with a wire brush to...
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Louisiana chicken cooked on the Weber Pulse 2000 electric BBQ

Delicious sweet, spicy, chilli chicken; quick and easy to cook on the BBQ Sweet, spicy chicken with a chilli kick is hard to resist especially if the skin is lovely and crisp. Cook breasts as part of...
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Smoked bacon & mushroom risotto cooked on the Spirit II E-310 gas BBQ

Try this delicious easy one-pot supper risotto on the grill Why not try making a risotto on the BBQ , it’s much easier than you think and is a really tasty one-pot supper dish. Obviously if you want...
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How to cook kung pao chicken on the Weber Master-Touch charcoal BBQ

Eat healthy BBQ with this quick to cook Asian stir fry in the wok This chicken dish is a really quick supper dish for a busy weekday as it only takes minutes to cook. The only time spent is in...
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How to cook Asian style salmon on the Weber Spirit II E-310 gas BBQ

Raise salmon to the sublime with wood smoke and a sticky Asian glaze As an antidote to all the meat usually cooked on the barbecue why not try this really easy salmon, packed with aromatic Asian...
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Cajun BBQ chicken cooked on the Weber Pulse 2000 electric BBQ

Elevate plain chicken with this BBQ and Caribbean style sauce Perk up your plain grilled chicken with this mixture of BBQ and Caribbean style spices. It just takes a little more preparation than the...
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Smoked potato salad cooked on the Weber Master-Touch charcoal BBQ

Easy to make; this perfect smokey partner for grilled chicken and beef Smoking the potatoes over charcoal for this classic salad gives it a whole new level of flavour. The potatoes make a lovely...
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How to cook paprika chicken in pitta breads on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Eat healthily on the BBQ; use low-cal oil spray and light mayo These filled pitta breads are proof that you can eat healthily on the BBQ, your BBQ is not just for burgers and sausages. To make this...
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How to cook Caribbean jerk-style steak on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Perk up a plain steak with this marinade packed full of flavour Again this recipe is really easy as all the work is in the marinade which can be done beforehand and the steaks left in it for an hour...
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How to cook hoisin and satay duck wraps on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Enjoy this quick dish for lunch or as a starter before the 'low and slow' Who can resist the crispy duck pancakes in the Chinese restaurant? This recipe just uses duck breast cooked to the pink stage...
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How to cook Thai beef skewers on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Delicious, succulent, tender Asian style beef is easier than you think Cooking delicious Asian food on the BBQ is so much easier than you think, most of the work involved is in preparing a marinade...
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How to cook peach & raspberry crisp on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Delicious fruity desserts are really easy to bake on the BBQ Why not finish your barbecue with a delicious dessert cooked on the grill; this peach and raspberry crisp is delicious both as a summer or...
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How to cook a BBQ beef sandwich on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Cooking 'low and slow'? Try this tasty lunch snack while you're waiting Who can resist a delicious toasted sandwich cooked on the grill, especially this beef concoction packed with flavour. This makes...
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Which grate or Flavorizer bars do I need for my Weber BBQ?

Follow our quick guide to order replacement Weber parts Summit S-670 gas barbecue (pictured above) Although Weber barbecues are built to the highest standards and last for years occasionally parts do...
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How to get rid of scale insects

Follow our hints and tips for removing these destructive insects There are about 25 different species of scale insects in the UK, ranging in colour from a darkish brown to pale cream and pale green....
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How to deal with sooty fungus

This mould can block sunlight and seriously retard plant growth Image above courtesy of Bidgee
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How to control vine weevil

Be vigilant and catch these pests before they destroy your plants Image above courtesy of Opuntia
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How to bake cornbread on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Accompany chilli con carne with this iconic US staple; cornbread Cornbread is one of the staples of the barbecue, although more common in the USA than here in the UK. It is traditionally eaten with...
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How to cook hasselback potatoes on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

These delicious easy potatoes are the perfect accompaniment to your steak These potatoes are one of the staples of the American barbecue but we are starting to realise, here in the UK, that they are...
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How to bake chocolate brownie cookies on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

BBQs are not just for meat; why not try these simple chocolate cookies While you have the grill fired up why not do a bit of baking, and these chocolate brownie cookies are sure to go down a storm. We...
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How to cook sweet and sour chicken skewers on the Traeger Timberline 850 wood pellet grill

Try this twist on the favourite Chinese take-away; easy and delicious This classic Chinese favourite is really easy to cook on the BBQ; it just needs a few minutes preparation to make the marinade and...
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Fairy & Dragon World Competition 2018

Win tickets to visit Santa in his Winter Wonderland Enter our magical icy kingdom this winter in search of Santa, his reindeer and helpers with the 2 free tickets you could win in this year's...
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How to get rid of aphids (greenfly and blackfly)

Keep aphids under control with these handy hints and tips Aphids can be the bane of a gardeners life, they distort foliage, can infect certain species with virus and they exude a sweet sticky...
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How to grow sweetcorn

Try growing sweet, juicy sweet corn for grilling on the BBQ this summer Sweetcorn is one of the staple BBQ vegetables as it doesn’t need any prep, just throw it onto the grate, but like the aubergines...
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How to grow aubergines (eggplant)

Try growing healthy eggplant; delicious grilled on the charcoal BBQ Aubergines have the reputation of being quite tricky to grow as they need a long hot summer; it takes about 6 months from sowing the...
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How to grow courgettes (zucchini)

Easy to grow and delicious on the BBQ; why not try yellow courgettes Courgettes are really easy to grow and you can get quite a large number of fruits off just 2 or 3 plants but unfortunately they do...
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What is the white powder coming out of the cushions on my garden furniture?

White stains on your outdoor cushions? Could be excess Fire Retardant All garden furniture in the UK has to comply with fire regulations and as such a Fire Retardant coating is applied to all cushions...
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2018 Charity Fundraising

Help us support the vital North West Air Ambulance service It’s that time of year again when the Hayes Staff raise funds for charity, which this year is the North West Air Ambulance. One idea put...
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