2012
November
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    HARROGATE BLUE CHEESE IS WORLD CLASS

    *The latest artisan cheese from North Yorkshire cheese makers, Shepherds Purse, has picked up another award on the international stage. Harrogate Blue has scooped Silver in the World Cheese Awards, run by the UK’s Guild of Fine Food. The cheese competition is one of the most prestigious in the world and it was hosted and...


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    November 30, 2012 at 1:42 pm
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    Wold Top Brewery launches festive party packs

    An East Yorkshire brewery is anticipating a bumper festive season with the launch of its seasonal party packs of beer. In response to consumer demand, Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery is producing its most popular beers in 10 (17 pint) and 20 litre (35 pint) party polypins that represent an environmentally friendly and convenient...


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    November 29, 2012 at 2:08 pm
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    GET SHAKEN AND STIRRED WITH YORKSHIRE’S NEW BESPOKE COCKTAIL PARTIES

    Recreate the sparkling atmosphere of Harry’s Bar or Floridita at home, with a cocktail party and masterclass in your own sitting room. Raisthorpe Cocktail Parties ““ run by master liqueur makers Raisthorpe Manor, based at the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds ““ will bring the bar and the tender, and the fruits and the flavours...


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    November 29, 2012 at 9:10 am
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    Riverford joins Soil Association to Keep Britain Buzzing

    Vegbox delivery company Riverford has joined up with the Soil Association’s Keep Britain Buzzing campaign. Keep Britain Buzzing deals with issues close to Riverford’s heart and the company sees the campaign as a great way of raising awareness about the massive implications of declining bee populations. Riverford runs four farms across the country including Home...


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    November 28, 2012 at 4:34 pm
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    Sainsbury’s backs local breweries

    A Yorkshire brewery is celebrating after winning a listing in 91 Sainsbury’s stores throughout Yorkshire. Wold Top Brewery’s blonde continental style beer Wold Gold has been listed as part of a focus on Regionality following successful Sainsbury’s initiatives in Scotland and the South West. Commenting on the listing, Tom Mellor said; “We have been working...


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    November 27, 2012 at 3:39 pm
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    Yorkshire Chorizo is the new flavour for Pipers Crisps

    Yorkshire Chorizo has been unveiled as the latest flavour in Pipers Crisps’ range of tasty, gourmet crisps. All Pipers Crisps’ flavours are sourced from carefully selected, passionate, artisan producers – and their new Chorizo flavour is no exception. It originates from Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire, where specialist farmer and butcher Chris Wildman rears his rare-breed Oxford...


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    November 27, 2012 at 9:23 am
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    Campden BRI seeks partners for fish project

    Campden BRI is looking for companies with and interest in seafood to act as partners in a major research project. The main objective of the SAWEFISH project is to develop a group of innovative and sustainable techniques that can simultaneously save 20% water and 20% energy along the entire length of the production and supply...


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    November 26, 2012 at 4:59 pm
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    FESTIVE CHEERS AS BREWERY OPENS CHRISTMAS GROTTO AND BAR

    With the Christmas countdown well underway, Ilkley Brewery has announced it will be opening a special festive grotto and bar at its Ashlands Road brew house, Ilkley, during week commencing 17 December. *The award-winning brewery will open its doors to the public from 17.00 to 19.00 every evening starting Monday 17th through to Friday 21st...


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    November 23, 2012 at 10:20 am
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    DECEMBER DISCOUNTS, TERRIFIC TARIFFS! At The Huddersfield Central Lodge

    All rates include English breakfast, secure onsite parking, free Wi-Fi, VAT and complimentary refreshment tray in your room. ALL RATES ARE PER ROOM, NOT PER PERSON SINGLE BEDDED ROOM: £39 DOUBLE BEDDED ROOM FOR SINGLE OCCUPANCY: £45 DOUBLE/TWIN BEDDED ROOM, 2 PERSONS: £50 TRIPLE, 3 BEDDED: £66 FAMILY ROOM, SOME WITH KITCHENETTES: £70 (NO CHARGE...


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    November 21, 2012 at 4:06 pm
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    Christmas in a box from Riverford

    Whether you are in charge of the larder for your festive feast or looking for an exceptional gift for food-loving friends, Riverford offers everything you need for your Christmas dinner – all in one convenient family hamper. *New for 2012 the Riverford Complete Family Hamper provides all you need for your festive table to groan...


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    November 21, 2012 at 2:55 pm
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    FOOD AND DRINK FIRMS SET TO BENEFIT FROM FUNDING FOR ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION

    *SME Food and drink companies across the Yorkshire and Humber region will be able to benefit from funding and consultancy support for robotics and automation from InnovateBetter, a new project being run by CenFRA (Centre of Food Robotics and Automation), part of Stafforce.* The two year project, which is supported by the European Regional Development...


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    November 21, 2012 at 11:45 am
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    A Brush With Hockney’ at The White Swan Inn

    The White Swan Inn in Pickering, North Yorkshire has revealed a new mid-week break which looks set to become the ultimate art lover’s retreat. The hotel, renowned for its fantastic Yorkshire food and hospitality, is offering guests the chance to walk in the footsteps of David Hockney and explore the countryside that so inspired the...


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    November 21, 2012 at 9:10 am
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    Yummy Yorkshire founder scoops prestigious women in business award

    The co-founder of Huddersfield ice cream company Yummy Yorkshire has beaten off stiff competition to win Home-based Business Woman of the year at the Forward Ladies 2012 Women in Business Awards. Winners were announced at the ceremony at The Queens Hotel, Leeds on 16 November. Louise Holmes, who was also shortlisted in the Manufacturing Business...


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    November 20, 2012 at 3:24 pm
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    Eventful new direction for award winning brewery

    An East Yorkshire brewery is launching its new business venture at a forthcoming Wedding Fayre in Driffield. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery is taking advantage of its brewery, its enviable top of the Wolds location and its TV featured Hunmanby Grange garden to launch an innovative wedding and party events company called Muddy Souls...


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    November 19, 2012 at 9:47 am
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    There is always something different and topical at the Balloon Tree Farmshop

    For the first time this year the Balloon Tree Farmshop, the home of super fresh vegetables and an award winning cafe in Gate Helmsley nr York is running a Children’s Christmas Card Competition in support of our soldiers who are away from home at this time of year. They are asking if children would like...


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    November 15, 2012 at 4:46 pm
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    JUST DESSERTS SELLING LIKE HOT CAKES

    Yorkshire bakery and patissiers, Just Desserts, has seen a significant rise in cake sales thanks to the Jubilee and Great British Bake Off effect. The Shipley based company has seen more than a 60 per cent upsurge in sales of its traditionally handcrafted cakes in the last 3 quarters. The award-winning baker has seen an...


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    November 15, 2012 at 12:19 pm
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    I’M A CELEBRITY CHEF BRANDY RESCUE

    A bottle of one of top chef Rosemary Shrager’s favourite tipples will be waiting for her when she emerges from the Australian jungle thanks to Ampleforth Abbey. Rosemary has joined the popular TV show this week and won’t be able to enjoy a North Yorkshire drink that she’s described as a brandy “better than Calvados”....


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    November 14, 2012 at 3:32 pm
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    Do you love dinner parties? Are you a great cook? Do you live in the Harrogate Area?

    The Channel 4 hit show Come Dine With Me is back for a new daytime series. Over five days, five strangers, from all walks of life, take turns to host the perfect dinner party for each other. At the end of the week the best host wins a £1,000 cash prize! If you or anyone...


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    November 13, 2012 at 4:51 pm
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    Movember Fun at Deliciouslyorkshire

    We have some #Movemember fun for you this month #Yorkshire OVERVIEW OF MOVEMBER During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces in the UK and around the world. The aim of which is to raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and...


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    November 13, 2012 at 4:27 pm
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    Just Desserts seeks Sales Representative

    Just Desserts, www.just-desserts.co.uk the award winning Bakers and Pâtissiers, supply the food service market with a range of high quality, hand made desserts and quiche. We require a Sales Representative, covering Yorkshire and Lancashire, to support and develop our existing customer base as well as seeking out new business. Reporting to the MD you will...


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    November 13, 2012 at 9:42 am