2014
February
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    Malton Food Lovers Festival Free Foodie Fun for all the Family (even the dog!) 24 & 25 May 2014

    Join Jean-Christophe Novelli, The Chiappa Sisters and The Incredible Spice Men in a food paradise on 24 and 25 May at Malton Food Lovers Festival. Now in its sixth year, the festival attracts over 20,000 food lovers to Malton for an outstanding line-up of over 160 quality food and drink producers, the best of Yorkshire’s...


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    February 27, 2014 at 1:51 pm
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    Cotswold Collaborates Offers Funding to Young Entrepreneurs

    Following the success of last year’s initiative, Cotswold Fayre has announced that its start-up support scheme, Cotswold Collaborates, will run again this year. The initiative aims to support young fine food entrepreneurs aged 16-24 who are looking for help with their business. Last year’s scheme was won by Ben Nichols, founder of fruit smoothie company,...


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    February 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm
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    WORLD GIN AWARDS: SLOEmotion DAMSON GIN WINS BRONZE

    Notching up UK awards may be all in a days work for the team at SLOEmotion but last night saw the Yorkshire-based company winning globally. Taking the stage for this award was one of the more recent additions to the SLOEmotion family, Damson Gin. Winning a bronze medal in the gin liqueur category of the...


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    February 24, 2014 at 9:05 am
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    VERNER WHEELOCK UNVEILS NEW CORPORATE IDENTITY AT FOODEX STAND G281A

    Food industry training specialist, Verner Wheelock, will be exhibiting at Foodex for the very first time this year. The award-winning company, whose client list reads like a ‘who’s-who’ of food manufacturers and retailers has chosen the exhibition to unveil its new corporate identity. Managing Director, Alison Wheelock, said “We’re really pleased with the new branding...


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    February 17, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    Moo-ve over, it’s time to celebrate National Toast Day with Wyke Farms!

    Together with Wyke Farms, the UK’s largest independent cheese producer and milk processor, The Tiptree World Bread Awards have announced the first-ever National Toast Day. This celebration of the nation’s favourite breakfast takes place on Tuesday 25 February 2014. “www.nationaltoastday.co.uk”:www.nationaltoastday.co.uk Tell the world how you take your toast on Tuesday 25 February 2014. Golden? Brown?...


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    February 12, 2014 at 10:48 am
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    Ready, steady, dough – Tiptree World Bread Awards 2014 now open for entries!

    Ready, steady, dough – Tiptree World Bread Awards 2014 now open for entries! “www.worldbreadawards.com”:www.worldbreadawards.com The judges for 2014 include Frances Quinn, winner of the Great British Bake Off 2013, Charles Geary, known in the industry as Mr Bread and Stephen Hallam, Master Baker, and Managing Director of Dickinson & Morris. The competition close to entries...


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    February 12, 2014 at 9:33 am
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    Young motorcycle champ races ahead with ice cool Sponsorship

    West Yorkshire ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has announced that it will be supporting a young motorcycle champion from Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield, as he races towards his goal of winning two championships this year. The help from Yummy Yorkshire will allow Reece Pickersgill, who is 12 and rides a Kawasaki 85cc small wheel enduro bike, to...


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    February 11, 2014 at 2:53 pm
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    YORKSHIRE WOO-BARB! TOP YORKSHIRE CHEF SHARES ROMANTIC RHUBARB RECIPES

    Award winning chef Tim Bilton is urging more of us to pick pink sticks for our partners this Valentine’s Day ““ and woo them with rhubarb! “Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb is a gem in the county’s food crown: a true ‘food of love’ grown right here on our doorstep ““ and it has many more uses...


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    February 7, 2014 at 3:29 pm
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    LISHMAN’S APPRENTICE SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

    Working under award-winning Ilkley butcher, David Lishman, has paid dividends for young apprentice Conor Chappell who has just been crowned Best Retail Meat Apprentice by the UK’s Meat Training Council. Conor, 21 from Silsden, has worked at Lishman’s of Ilkley for two and a half years and recently completed his level two Certificate for Proficiency...


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    February 6, 2014 at 1:47 pm
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    LISHMAN’S APPRENTICE SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

    Working under award-winning Ilkley butcher, David Lishman, has paid dividends for young apprentice Conor Chappell who has just been crowned Best Retail Meat Apprentice by the UK’s Meat Training Council. Conor, 21 from Silsden, has worked at Lishman’s of Ilkley for two and a half years and recently completed his level two Certificate for Proficiency...


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    February 6, 2014 at 1:47 pm
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    LISHMAN’S APPRENTICE SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

    Working under award-winning Ilkley butcher, David Lishman, has paid dividends for young apprentice Conor Chappell who has just been crowned Best Retail Meat Apprentice by the UK’s Meat Training Council. Conor, 21 from Silsden, has worked at Lishman’s of Ilkley for two and a half years and recently completed his level two Certificate for Proficiency...


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    February 6, 2014 at 1:47 pm
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    Star Chefs Announced for Malton Food Lovers’ Festival 2014

    BBC’s The Incredible Spice Men and Channel 4’s Michela Chiappa and her Sisters are the first foodie names to be revealed in the star line-up for Malton Food Lovers Festival, Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May 2014. Now in its sixth year, the festival attracts over 20,000 food lovers to Malton, for an outstanding line-up...


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    February 5, 2014 at 5:18 pm
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    Star Chefs Announced for Malton Food Lovers’ Festival 2014

    BBC’s The Incredible Spice Men and Channel 4’s Michela Chiappa and her Sisters are the first foodie names to be revealed in the star line-up for Malton Food Lovers Festival, Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May 2014. Now in its sixth year, the festival attracts over 20,000 food lovers to Malton, for an outstanding line-up...


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    February 5, 2014 at 5:18 pm
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    Star Chefs Announced for Malton Food Lovers’ Festival 2014

    BBC’s The Incredible Spice Men and Channel 4’s Michela Chiappa and her Sisters are the first foodie names to be revealed in the star line-up for Malton Food Lovers Festival, Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May 2014. Now in its sixth year, the festival attracts over 20,000 food lovers to Malton, for an outstanding line-up...


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    February 5, 2014 at 5:18 pm
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    We’re spreading some #YorkshireLove in February

    As it’s Valentines day this month we’re taking February as an opportunity to celebrate everything we love about Yorkshire food and drink. All month we’ll be asking our Twitter and Facebook followers to tell us about the Yorkshire food an drink that they love the most and with so many passionate food lovers out there...


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    February 3, 2014 at 10:58 am