2014
April
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    Hinchliffe’s win back their title for the best pork pie.

    The pork pie crown is back in Huddersfield. Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop reclaimed it’s title as Britain’s best at a fiercely contested pork pie bake off. The annual pork pie makers competition at the OId Bridge at Ripponden attracted dozens of entrants from across the country. After narrowly missing out on a hat-trick of titles last...


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    April 30, 2014 at 5:00 pm
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    National Railway Museum to host charity gala in celebration of the Grand Départ 2014

    The National Railway Museum, York, is hosting a charity gala dinner on 5 July 2014, celebrating the world of cycling ahead of York’s highly-anticipated Grand Départ 2014. In aid of charity, Ataxia UK, the Celebration of Cycling gala dinner is part of the National Railway Museum’s Tour de France celebration weekend*, where the Grand Départ...


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    April 30, 2014 at 2:21 pm
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    National Railway Museum to host charity gala in celebration of the Grand Départ 2014

    The National Railway Museum, York, is hosting a charity gala dinner on 5 July 2014, celebrating the world of cycling ahead of York’s highly-anticipated Grand Départ 2014. In aid of charity, Ataxia UK, the Celebration of Cycling gala dinner is part of the National Railway Museum’s Tour de France celebration weekend*, where the Grand Départ...


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    April 30, 2014 at 2:21 pm
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    National Railway Museum to host charity gala in celebration of the Grand Départ 2014

    The National Railway Museum, York, is hosting a charity gala dinner on 5 July 2014, celebrating the world of cycling ahead of York’s highly-anticipated Grand Départ 2014. In aid of charity, Ataxia UK, the Celebration of Cycling gala dinner is part of the National Railway Museum’s Tour de France celebration weekend*, where the Grand Départ...


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    April 30, 2014 at 2:21 pm
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    Thixendale couple celebrates shortlist success

    The husband and wife team behind Thixendale business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil is celebrating after being shortlisted for a prestigious Red Ribbon Award that is exclusively for family businesses. Hosted by Family Business Place, the Red Ribbon awards are the UK’s only national awards that recognise the achievements of family-run companies of all sizes and across...


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    April 29, 2014 at 8:51 am
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    This year’s Beer Festival at Malton Food Lovers’ Festival set to whet all appetites with Yorkshire’s finest beer and bubbles

    Malton’s largest ever free beer festival offers something for everyone’s taste, including demonstrations, tastings, new beer launches, and bars offering a range of tipples from beer and liqueurs to specialist alcohol free brews. The Beer Festival forms part of this year’s Malton Food Lovers Festival held in Malton, Yorkshire’s food capital, on Saturday 24 and...


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    April 24, 2014 at 12:43 pm
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    Richmond Brewing Co gain a fan from the Rugby world…

    This week, Deliciously Yorkshire members Richmond Brewing Company joined Ex England Rugby Captain, Phil Vickery, for a VIP beer tasting at “House of Fraser in Darlington”:http://www.houseoffraser.co.uk/darlington-department-store/store_page_1542,default,pg.html. The Mayor and Mayoress of Darlington, along with members of local Rugby Clubs and a selection of guests were invited to toast the opening of the new Raging Bull...


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    April 22, 2014 at 11:56 am
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    Something for everyone at NGS Festival Weekend and Brewery Opening

    The popular ‘Yellow Book’ garden, Hunmanby Grange is participating in the NGS (National Garden Scheme) Festival Weekend on 7th and 8th of June. The opening of the Yorkshire coast garden coincides with the annual open weekend for the award winning micro-brewery Wold Top Brewery that is based at the eponymous farm. Hunmanby Grange is one...


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    April 22, 2014 at 11:50 am
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    ‘Flat Caps, Tartan & Turbans’ at the Malton Food Lovers Festival Gala Dinner

    *BBC’s Incredible Spice Men play host in Malton’s stunning refurbished Town Hall* Malton’s stunning Town Hall, which dates from the C18th when it was used as a butter market, will be brought back to life as a pop-up restaurant by acclaimed roaming restaurant Chateau Marmot, during Malton Food Lovers Festival (24-25 May 2014). The main...


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    April 17, 2014 at 2:08 pm
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    TEA WITH A TWIST

    Traditional afternoon tea has been given a healthy new twist this week, as Filmore and Union launch their nutritious Afternoon Tea menu, which comes complete with freshly-squeezed ‘health shots’. Filmore and Union, known for their focus on fresh healthy food, have developed a unique offering, allowing the health conscious a chance to indulge in afternoon...


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    April 16, 2014 at 4:07 pm
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    Huddersfield Farm Shop Subject of Radio 4 Farming Today Special

    The resilience and renewal of Britain’s oldest farm shop is chronicled in a special Radio 4’s Farming Today feature to be broadcast on Easter Monday. Hinchliffe’s”“ which was established 85 years ago ““ will be the focus of the Radio 4 show that broadcasts to more than 1 million listeners, with interviews with octogenarian farmer...


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    April 16, 2014 at 1:00 pm
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    Wold Top Brewery’s Falklands order

    The first delivery of Yorkshire beer has reached its destination in the Falkland Islands. A consignment of over 100 cases of assorted Wold Top Brewery beers took six weeks to make the 8,000 mile voyage from the Wold Newton brewery to Port Stanley in the Falklands. The order is being distributed via Yorkshire based food...


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    April 15, 2014 at 2:57 pm
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    BAKER LOTTIE SHAW ‘PEDALS’ NEW WARES FOR THE TOUR DE FRANCE WITH AN EXCLUSIVE RANGE OF MUGS AND PRINTS

    The Yorkshire baker, famous for her award winning Yorkshire Parkin, is supporting the world’s greatest cycle race with a new range of mugs and prints featuring images by the Lowry-esque artist, Kevin Haynes. Lottie Shaw commissioned Saddleworth based Kevin Haynes because she loved his industrial paintings featuring portraits of a bygone world. After 18 months...


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    April 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm
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    BAKER LOTTIE SHAW ‘PEDALS’ NEW WARES FOR THE TOUR DE FRANCE WITH AN EXCLUSIVE RANGE OF MUGS AND PRINTS

    The Yorkshire baker, famous for her award winning Yorkshire Parkin, is supporting the world’s greatest cycle race with a new range of mugs and prints featuring images by the Lowry-esque artist, Kevin Haynes. Lottie Shaw commissioned Saddleworth based Kevin Haynes because she loved his industrial paintings featuring portraits of a bygone world. After 18 months...


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    April 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm
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    BAKER LOTTIE SHAW ‘PEDALS’ NEW WARES FOR THE TOUR DE FRANCE WITH AN EXCLUSIVE RANGE OF MUGS AND PRINTS

    The Yorkshire baker, famous for her award winning Yorkshire Parkin, is supporting the world’s greatest cycle race with a new range of mugs and prints featuring images by the Lowry-esque artist, Kevin Haynes. Lottie Shaw commissioned Saddleworth based Kevin Haynes because she loved his industrial paintings featuring portraits of a bygone world. After 18 months...


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    April 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm
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    BAKER LOTTIE SHAW ‘PEDALS’ NEW WARES FOR THE TOUR DE FRANCE WITH AN EXCLUSIVE RANGE OF MUGS AND PRINTS

    The Yorkshire baker, famous for her award winning Yorkshire Parkin, is supporting the world’s greatest cycle race with a new range of mugs and prints featuring images by the Lowry-esque artist, Kevin Haynes. Lottie Shaw commissioned Saddleworth based Kevin Haynes because she loved his industrial paintings featuring portraits of a bygone world. After 18 months...


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    April 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm
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    New Snack Range Is The First To Contain Freeze Dried Yogurt

    The first snack range in the UK to contain freeze dried yogurt combined with real fruit slices has been launched by The Premium Snack Company. Created to provide a healthier yet indulgent alternative to snacks such as confectionery and crisps, the Fru Snax range features two different flavours ““ peach slices & vanilla yogurt melt...


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    April 14, 2014 at 11:55 am
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    GET FIT WITH FOOD! Healthy eating store opens in York health club

    Healthy eating company Filmore & Union have taken getting fit to a new level this week as they joined forces with Roko Health Club in York and opened their seventh outlet in Yorkshire. Gym goers and visitors to the club will now have access to light and nutritious wholefood dishes which will complement their healthy...


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    April 4, 2014 at 4:32 pm
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    Yorkshire coast brewery creates employment

    Growing demand for a Yorkshire coast’s award winning beers has created a new job. Wold Newton microbrewery, Wold Top Brewery has recruited Tom Cooper primarily to help with the running of the bottling line, but as with all the members of the close knit team of 15, he will also be involved in other areas...


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    April 2, 2014 at 9:47 am
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    Meet our Members – The Farmer’s Cart

    *The Farmer’s Cart, Towthorpe Grange near York* *Where it all started!* The Farmer’s Cart was started back in 2002 by the Sykes family. 12 years on Edward Sykes and his parents Margaret and Geoff are still at the heart of the business although they now employ over 70 staff across the business. What started as...


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    April 1, 2014 at 12:00 am