Take a look at our Xtra section which brings you a wide range of feature articles every week.

This week's features include:

FOOD: With the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness upon us, it's time to get cosy in the kitchen by making some homemade jam. Xtra learns from the author of Preserving Through The Year, Oded Schwartz.

PARENTING: As a new campaign urges parents to ensure children have fun with music, experts explain how music helps child development, and how just encouraging kids to make sounds and sing will keep them happy and help them learn.

GARDENING: A look at some of the trees and other plants which will be providing us with magnificent autumn hues - plus, find out what else needs doing in the garden this week.


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