2014
July
  •  
    Bringing back Yorkshire Brack

    Artisan ice cream company Yummy Yorkshire is hoping to revive interest in a traditional but little known Yorkshire cake in time for this year’s Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival. The Huddersfield-based ice cream maker has made a special Yorkshire Brack & Jam ice cream featuring the traditional regional tea loaf. The term ‘brack’ refers to...


    Read more...
    July 30, 2014 at 4:58 pm
  •  
    SkyLounge Leeds launches tempting new food and drink menu

    Leeds’ first and favourite cloud coasting bar has launched a fabulous new food and drink menu, offering a mouth-watering medley of cocktails, sharing platters and light bites for those with a taste for life at the top. Quench your thirst with a Yorkshire-inspired cocktail or two SkyLounge has a reputation for offering some of the...


    Read more...
    July 25, 2014 at 4:09 pm
  •  
    Yorkshire Day Offers from The Real Cider Co

    Yorkshire Day – Celebrate with Yorkshire Ciders – 10% off Bag in Box* Yorkshire Day is fast approaching so we’re taking the opportunity to really SHOUT about YORKSHIRE CIDER and we’d love you to do the same. So if you’re a bar, pub, deli or shop and planning on celebrating the big day (If not,...


    Read more...
    July 25, 2014 at 9:49 am
  •  
    East Yorkshire microbrewery lends support to business awards

    A Yorkshire Coast microbrewery has pledged its support for a local business awards scheme. Wold Newton based microbrewery, Wold Top Brewery, will sponsor the Tourism & Hospitality Business of the Year at the 2014 Chamber Bridlington & Yorkshire Coast Business Awards. Entries for the award are now invited from businesses in the local authority areas...


    Read more...
    July 21, 2014 at 1:38 pm
  •  
    Coastal farm shop and cafe celebrates shortlist success

    The team at a Hornsea farm shop and cafe business are celebrating after reaching the finals of two prestigious regional awards. William’s Farm Kitchen has reached the shortlist in both the Yorkshire Life Food & Drink Awards and the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards. The Yorkshire Life awards celebrate the best hospitality businesses in...


    Read more...
    July 21, 2014 at 12:38 pm
  •  
    Thixendale business celebrates success in national farm food competition

    North Yorkshire business celebrates success in national farm food competition Just weeks after being awarded a ‘Commendation for Excellence’ in the Small Business category at the prestigious Red Ribbon Awards for family businesses, a Thixendale producer of Rapeseed Oil has won a national farm produce award. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil’s new Oak Smoked Oil, a collaboration...


    Read more...
    July 21, 2014 at 12:34 pm
  •  
    Traditional farm shop turns to technology to drive sales

    An East Yorkshire farm shop and cafe business is embracing modern technology to drive sales and to keep customer service standards high. William’s Farm Kitchen in Hornsea has invested significantly in a mobile website, an online shop and research tools over the last quarter. William’s Farm Kitchen owner, Mark Farnsworth explained the rationale for the...


    Read more...
    July 21, 2014 at 12:30 pm
  •  
    Acorn Dairy are recruiting

    Acorn Dairy are recruiting a Saturday Morning 7.5T Lorry Driver (term time only) From September Acorn Dairy are looking for a reliable person, with good basic maths, CPC and licence to drive their small 7.5T lorry. Approx. 2/3 hrs delivering to Team Valley. Anyone who is interested please email *caroline@acorndairy.co.uk*


    Read more...
    July 15, 2014 at 11:26 am
  •  
    SkyLounge Leeds announces live music programme of summer sounds

    Leeds’s first and finest 360 degree bar in the sky has announced a line-up of live music performances, programmed by The Music Wardrobe, to provide the perfect musical accompaniment to enjoy some of the city’s best panoramic views and a delicious new menu of Leeds inspired cocktails this summer. ‘SkyLounge Live’ offers intimate acoustic sets...


    Read more...
    July 15, 2014 at 11:15 am
  •  
    Shibden Mill Inn achieves AA 5 Star Inn status

    The team at Shibden Mill is celebrating after it was announced that the Inn has achieved prestigious AA 5 Star Inn status. A top achievement, it places Shibden Mill among an elite group as one of just forty-two AA 5 Star Inns in the country. Simon Heaton, the Inn’s proprietor describes it as being “A...


    Read more...
    July 15, 2014 at 11:04 am
  •  
    Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” to The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa

    The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa at Bolton Abbey are thrilled to announce that they will host the Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” event at 7pm on Monday 6th October 2014. This gourmet affair will feature the “Magnificent 7″, several of the most accomplished chefs in the UK. Tickets for this fabulous event cost £95 per...


    Read more...
    July 11, 2014 at 11:53 am
  •  
    Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” to The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa

    The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa at Bolton Abbey are thrilled to announce that they will host the Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” event at 7pm on Monday 6th October 2014. This gourmet affair will feature the “Magnificent 7″, several of the most accomplished chefs in the UK. Tickets for this fabulous event cost £95 per...


    Read more...
    July 11, 2014 at 11:53 am
  •  
    Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” to The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa

    The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa at Bolton Abbey are thrilled to announce that they will host the Dingley Dell’s “Flying Visit” event at 7pm on Monday 6th October 2014. This gourmet affair will feature the “Magnificent 7″, several of the most accomplished chefs in the UK. Tickets for this fabulous event cost £95 per...


    Read more...
    July 11, 2014 at 11:53 am
  •  
    Sunshine brings 156th Great Yorkshire Show to a Close

    Glorious sunshine and blue skies brought three days of farming excellence and entertainment to a finale as the 156th Great Yorkshire Show came to a close yesterday (Thurs). Organisers announced a gate figure of 130,949, compared with last year’s 134,837. HRH The Princess Royal and HRH The Countess of Wessex toured England’s premier agricultural event...


    Read more...
    July 11, 2014 at 10:07 am
  •  
    Yorkshire Food Brand Bannisters’ Farm Wins The Red Ribbon Award For Innovation 2014

    Bannisters’ Farm is bringing home the Red Ribbon Award for Innovation this year following an evening of fierce competition at Goldsmiths Hall, London on Friday 20th June. This year was the fifth Annual Red Ribbon Awards, the only awards in the UK to celebrate the achievements of British, family-run businesses regardless of turnover and industry....


    Read more...
    July 9, 2014 at 11:52 am
  •  
    Yorkshire Food Brand Bannisters’ Farm Wins The Red Ribbon Award For Innovation 2014

    Bannisters’ Farm is bringing home the Red Ribbon Award for Innovation this year following an evening of fierce competition at Goldsmiths Hall, London on Friday 20th June. This year was the fifth Annual Red Ribbon Awards, the only awards in the UK to celebrate the achievements of British, family-run businesses regardless of turnover and industry....


    Read more...
    July 9, 2014 at 11:52 am
  •  
    Yorkshire Food Brand Bannisters’ Farm Wins The Red Ribbon Award For Innovation 2014

    Bannisters’ Farm is bringing home the Red Ribbon Award for Innovation this year following an evening of fierce competition at Goldsmiths Hall, London on Friday 20th June. This year was the fifth Annual Red Ribbon Awards, the only awards in the UK to celebrate the achievements of British, family-run businesses regardless of turnover and industry....


    Read more...
    July 9, 2014 at 11:52 am
  •  
    Yorkshire Food Brand Bannisters’ Farm Wins The Red Ribbon Award For Innovation 2014

    Bannisters’ Farm is bringing home the Red Ribbon Award for Innovation this year following an evening of fierce competition at Goldsmiths Hall, London on Friday 20th June. This year was the fifth Annual Red Ribbon Awards, the only awards in the UK to celebrate the achievements of British, family-run businesses regardless of turnover and industry....


    Read more...
    July 9, 2014 at 11:52 am
  •  
    Wolds ale proves to be a big hit in Finland

    An award winning East Yorkshire microbrewery has just shipped its third order of beer to Finland. Wold Newton business, Wold Top Brewery, has reported unprecedented export growth over the last 12 months, with business coming from countries including Italy, Canada and the Falkland Islands. Wold Top Brewery’s Export Manager, Kate Balchin is delighted with the...


    Read more...
    July 9, 2014 at 11:50 am
  •  
    Velo-City rides into Westminster to represent Yorkshire

    Handcrafted real ale Velo-City was created especially to celebrate Le Tour de France, in particular the occasion of Yorkshire’s Grande Départ. Velo-City arrived in London this week and secured prime position at The Strangers’ Bar within the Houses of Parliament. Visitors to the House of Commons will be able to enjoy the beer throughout the...


    Read more...
    July 3, 2014 at 2:26 pm