Love is in the air… February is the time for Valentine’s and weddings!

Turn to page 15 to discover the most stylish groom looks gracing the aisles this year, from charcoal gray with pops of bright colour to tweed, check and wool suits, be inspired by this fashion savvy guide. We also take a look at wedding flash mobs – get your dancing shoes on and enjoy the show!

Ruth Lawrence spent a fascinating day with the East Sussex Wildlife Rescue Service out and about on animal rescues in Sussex. Their patient was a pigeon with a cut – we hope he’s feeling better now. Read the whole story from page 53.

We have got part 2 of our home and garden feature on home improvements, getting your home in tip top shape for the coming year. Pages 41 and 42 have all the details.

If you are having a romantic evening in with your partner this month, might I suggest you turn to our two fab recipes on pages 60 and 62 where Diane Clark cooks sumptuous duck with a port and orange sauce, and a decedent crème brulee.

And finally many congratulations to our three winners from the Christmas Quiz. We had lots of correct answers, so many thanks to everyone who took the time to enter. Well done to Jan Archer who wins a £20 voucher from jojo Boutique in Cuckfield. Many congratulations to Sue Stempt who wins a beauty hamper from Heyland & Whittle. And well done to Douglas Stewart who wins a £20 meal voucher for The White Horse in Hurstpierpoint. We hope you all enjoy your prizes and enter our next quiz in April.