Tottenham confident they can land Aston Villa midfielder for £20m – reports

first_img Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Tottenham chief Daniel Levy remains confident he can get Jack Grealish for £20m despite Aston Villa’s recent takeover, according to reports.Spurs have been heavily-linked with the 22-year-old since the beginning of the summer window. Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star RANKED IN DEMAND LATEST TRANSFER NEWS LIVING THE DREAM Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland moving on Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father targets REVEALED targets Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Grealish helped Villa to the play-off final last season 1 LATEST It is understood Levy was delaying any potential bid in order to exploit Villa’s troubling financial situation under Dr Tony Xia.However, Villa have since been rescued from the brink of administration by billionaires Nassef Sawiris and Wes Edens.The club still face pressure from Financial Fair Play rules and MirrorSport have reported that Levy expects to pay no more than £20m for Grealish.The highly-rated winger, who has pledged his international allegiance to England over Ireland, reportedly told friends he is tempted by the chance to play alongside Harry Kane and Dele Alli, as it would boost his international prospects.last_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter The winters in and aro

first_imgGo back to the e-newsletterThe winters in and around Sichuan, especially near the mountains, usually continue through to the conclusion of Chinese New Year. From mid-March, the blossom season begins with new buds and sprouting leaves colouring the area. Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain prides itself on having one of the area’s largest gardens where fresh produce is grown and harvested to be used in the resort’s kitchen. It’s an attraction for visiting families to see and taste fresh vegetables, reinforcing the resort’s values and the commitment to use fresh, organic and sustainable produce.Commencing in April, Farmers’ Markets will be held on the resort’s grounds each Sunday. Executive Chef Rick Gonzalez is busy planning the planting season as well as the menus for the restaurants. He coordinates with the landscaping team, who has tended the land around the resort for years, to see what is required for a bountiful and continuous harvest. Together with the large variety of produce from the team, local farmers from the nearby areas are encouraged to join the market and display their harvest.The Farmers’ Market is a wonderful opportunity for guests to learn about the variety of crops from the resort’s vast gardens and the surrounding area. They will also be able to purchase a variety of vegetables, herbs and mushrooms to take home as their little piece of Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain. The farmers will retain all the income earned from the sales, while the resort will support the set-up and showcase, and share information on recycling and in-house composting with visitors and guests.Driving this community involvement initiative is the resort GM Manish Puri, who says, “We will achieve our target of around 20% of the kitchen’s need of fresh produce by the end of the year then push towards 50% by the end of 2017.  Events like the Farmers’ Market will also highlight the efforts of our gardeners, chefs, farmers and caretakers of the land who normally would go unrecognised. But on Sundays, they are the stars, showcasing their accomplishments while conversing with guests and sharing their knowledge. This is very much in line with Six Senses commitment to community and sustainability and will have a win-win outcome for all parties”.Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img read more