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2015
March
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    GREAT BRITISH FOOD FARM PRODUCE AWARDS NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES!

    After an incredibly successful first year, Great British Food Magazine’s Farm Produce Awards are back! We’ve changed a few of the categories so we can seek out even more heroes of the British food scene, and have recruited celeb chefs and famous faces onto our judging panel to get their professional opinion – including Nathan...


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    March 27, 2015 at 2:19 pm
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    DRIFFIELD’S WOLD TOP BREWERY BAG AWARD FOR BRITAIN’S BEST GROWTH STORY IN NATIONAL COMPETITION

    Wold Top Brewery in Driffield has won the national Best Growth Story category in the GREAT Faces of British Business competition. The Business is GREAT Britain campaign launched the competition in November 2014, in association with BT Business, to find the most innovative and exciting UK businesses. It drew to a close today with an...


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    March 27, 2015 at 11:52 am
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    DONCASTER BAKERY LAUNCHES DINKY PORK PIES AT SELFRIDGES FOR BRITISH PIE WEEK

    SELFRIDGES shoppers will get to tuck into of a new range of Dinky pork pies from Doncaster bakery, The Topping Pie Company, when they launch at the Manchester store to coincide with British Pie Week (2-8 March). The Dinky Topped family of speciality pork pies, handcrafted and made to Topping family recipes using British Red...


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    March 27, 2015 at 11:37 am
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    YORKSHIRE CHOCOLATIER SPREADS INTO NEW MARKETS WITH CHOCOLATE JAM

    A small Yorkshire based family run business, Coeur de Xocolat, is celebrating the launch of its brand new range of hand made chocolate bars and chocolate based jams and spreads to the UK wholesale sector and specialist retail outlets with its first listing. Headed up by professional chocolatier and member of the guild of master...


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    March 27, 2015 at 11:32 am
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    Meet our members – Dottie Biscuit

    First year of business really takes the biscuit… It’s safe to say that their first twelve months of business have been a bit of a whirlwind for Sarah Williams and Philippa Atkin, founders of Halifax based company Dottie Biscuit. Launching in January 2014, the duo had high hopes for their new venture but neither had...


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    March 20, 2015 at 3:56 pm
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    Could it be a double scoop for Mr Moos

    The team at a Mr Moo’s Real Dairy Ice Cream are celebrating after reaching the finals of the prestigious Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards (REYTAs). Mr Moo’s has reached the shortlist in the Best Food Producer category, an award they won last year, of the annual awards that celebrate Hull and East Yorkshire’s tourism and...


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    March 4, 2015 at 12:07 pm
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    Books by the Beach – Literary Beer Competition

    Following the success of the inaugural Scarborough literary festival last year, Books by the Beach co-directors Heather French and Peter Guttridge are delighted to be working in partnership and raising a glass with Wold Top Brewery once again in 2015. “Last year Wold Top brewed us a special ‘Best Seller’ beer and it was the...


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    March 4, 2015 at 11:58 am
April
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    Meet our members – Masons Yorkshire Gin

    Masons Yorkshire Gin, Bedale, North Yorkshire It all started on a Friday… Mason’s Gin isn’t even 2 years old yet but they’re already taking the world by storm with their unique brand of Yorkshire spirit. Gin enthusiasts Karl and Cathy Mason were often partial to a gin and tonic on a Friday night and as...


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    April 30, 2015 at 9:42 am
August
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    Kilnsey Park Estate Triumphs at Great Taste Awards

    North Yorkshire based Kilnsey Park Estate is celebrating after winning two accolades in the world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards. Winning the coveted three gold stars for their Smoked Duck Breast, which is only awarded to around 1% of all Great Taste entrants means that Kilnsey Park, who were also awarded a gold for their...


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    August 29, 2015 at 2:10 pm
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    Masons Yorkshire Gin announce contest to name new still.

    The increasingly popular Masons Gin announced a further expansion during August, as a brand new copper still was introduced to the distillery in Bedale. Hailing from Portugal, the 300 litre gin maker will stand alongside Steve (the current still) and assist in coping with the growing demand for Masons products, a range which, since its...


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    August 27, 2015 at 2:32 pm
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    Great Taste seal of approval for The Little Red Berry Co

    The world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards, Great Taste, has just released their Taste stars of 2015 and Deliciouslyorkshire The Little Red Berry Co is amongst the producers celebrating. The award means that The Little Red Berry Co’s Blackcurrant Vodka Liqueur will now able to proudly carry the little gold and black Great Taste logo,...


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    August 26, 2015 at 11:28 am
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    New Beer at Black Sheep

    Black Sheep Brewery founder Paul Theakston is being honoured with a stunning new ale crafted in tribute to his pioneering spirit. Pathmaker, the latest beer from the iconic North Yorkshire brewery, is the first keg beer in a new era of creativity at Black Sheep, which has seen a number of exciting developments including a new...


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    August 8, 2015 at 1:50 pm
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    Meet the Producer Day at Thriving Farm Shop

    A thriving farm shop that started life as a barrow and an honesty box, is holding its first Meet the Producer Day next month this month. Bert’s Barrow which launched 15 years ago as a way to raise vital funds for a defibrillator for the village of Hillam, near Selby by villagers Ian (Bert) Thompson...


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    August 1, 2015 at 2:21 pm
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    Game Fair Launch for Little Red Berry’s New Tipple

    A North Yorkshire based drinks company are to launch their new locally sourced tipple at this weekend’s CLA Game Fair. Best known for their award winning fruity liqueurs, Ripon based Little Red Berry Co have created a new Elderflower and Cucumber gin using local ingredients which will be launched at the famous event. Rachel Jamieson,...


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    August 1, 2015 at 8:55 am
September
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    North Yorkshire Chocolaterie goes Pink for October

    A North Yorkshire chocolaterie has created a tasty pink chocolate treat to raise vital funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Kacao, which hand makes artisan chocolates in Richmond, will donate £1 from every bag of pink truffles it sells during the month of October to Breast Cancer Care. Its award winning Strawberry and Elderflower truffle...


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    September 28, 2015 at 10:24 am
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    Don’t miss out on the most delicious party of the year!

    This year’s Delciouslyorkshire and Yorkshire Post Taste Award ceremony is approaching fast and the public are being encouraged to get their tickets asap! The ultimate celebration of Yorkshire’s fantastic food and drink scene, the awards are a showcase for the best products produced in the county and along with a delicious 3 course locally sourced...


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    September 28, 2015 at 10:01 am
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    Farm & Bakery Open Day Celebrates British Heritage Apples

    East Yorkshire based Side Oven Bakery are to hold a harvest festival and farm open day which will be open to the public on Sunday 18th October. Taking place at their organic Carr House Farm base, in Foston on the Wolds, among the various activities on offer throughout the day will be a celebration of...


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    September 28, 2015 at 9:59 am
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    Fruity Tipples Gets 2 Pips in 2015 Great Taste Awards

    Two years of hard work have paid off for fruity Tipples Ltd, a young and growing company based just outside Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. The fruit flavored vodkas, which were originally made for entertaining friends and family have now entered the upper echelons of the food and drink world by being awarded with the much coveted...


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    September 8, 2015 at 2:29 pm
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    Great Taste Success for Coeur de Xocolat

    Award winning Chocolatier, David Greenwood-Haigh, is enjoying success after winning a Great Taste Gold Award with his Raspberry Jam with 70% Arauca Dark Chocolate. David’s business launched a range of jams earlier this year as a way to embody the company’s desire to take consumers on a food adventure with chocolate. The award-winning jam is handmade using...


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    September 8, 2015 at 2:24 pm
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    Co-op Local Supplier Initiative Champions Yorkshire Food

    The Co-operative Food today (1 September) became a champion of Yorkshire food when it launched a local supplier initiative which will see the community retailer stock 130 new products made across the county. The Co-op has signed up more than 50 local manufacturers and micro producers to provide its stores across Yorkshire with a wide...


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    September 1, 2015 at 8:05 am
October
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    Chelsea garden returns to Yorkshire brewery roots

    Part of the award winning Welcome to Yorkshire Chelsea Flower Show garden has been relocated to the Wold Newton brewery that helped to inspire the garden’s design. The Brewers Yard garden was designed to celebrate Yorkshire’s famous beer industry and wealth of microbreweries and includes a unique water feature comprised of a traditional Yorkshire Square...


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    October 31, 2015 at 12:43 pm
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    Local Gin win Global Design Award

    A new artisan gin, handcrafted in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales has won a global design award for their distinctive label. Designed by Nidderdale based design company dare! the label created for Whittaker’s Gin, which is produced by husband and wife team Toby and Jane Whittaker in Dacre Banks, has been awarded a bronze...


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    October 28, 2015 at 11:54 am
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    Houblon NOUVEAU EST ARRIVE

    North Yorkshire based Treboom Brewery are celebrating the 2015 hop harvest with their very own ‘beery’ version of beaujolais nouveau. The microbrewery, which is located in Shipton-by-Beningbrough near York have developed a small hop garden on their site consisting of 10 ‘Progress’ hop plants which they string each year up 14 foot poles. Unlike the...


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    October 15, 2015 at 10:41 am
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    The Romans are coming!

    A York based brewery are planning to conquer the export market with the launch of their brand new beers which highlight York’s Roman heritage. Following the fine tradition of the Roman craftsmen of Legion IX Hispana, who founded York, and brewed with ‘heart and soul’, the new beers have been designed to become legendary! Fermentation...


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    October 10, 2015 at 10:03 am
November
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    Reclaim your lunch break this Christmas with the Countess of York

    The Countess of York at the National Railway Museum is encouraging workers to reclaim their lunch break this Christmas by visiting the venue between 12-2pm on 1 and 2 December to sample its new festive afternoon tea menu. Over the two days, the beautifully restored 1956 Pullman-style carriage will be offering visitors the chance to...


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    November 27, 2015 at 5:01 pm
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    Talking Turkey at Swillington Organic Farm

    A Yorkshire farm and meat producer are inviting visitors onto their West Yorkshire farm to learn more about where their Christmas geese and turkeys come from. Swillington Organic Farm are inviting their customers to their MeatUp event Saturday 28th November at 1 pm where they can take a short farm walk and see the birds....


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    November 18, 2015 at 10:42 am
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    Spice of Life in the Yorkshire Dales

    A Yorkshire business woman is using her culinary skills to educate people in the Dales about Kashmiri cooking and its heritage. Yesmien Bagh Ali from Skipton started Amaali in 2007, turning her passion for food and her family’s Kashmiri heritage into a thriving business selling hand-blended spice mixes based on the dishes her mother used...


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    November 18, 2015 at 10:41 am
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    Artisan food business marks first birthday with distributor appointment

    A North Yorkshire based premium rapeseed oil business has appointed a distributor as its first year of trading ends. Charlie & Ivy’s director, Adam Palmer chose The Cress Company to extend distribution of its dipping oils and mayonnaise outside its Yorkshire heartland after meeting the team at the Farm Shop and Deli exhibition earlier this...


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    November 17, 2015 at 4:54 pm
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    Meet Our Members – Bannisters’ Farm

    Rooted in the Yorkshire landscape… You could say the Bannister family are a fixture in the Yorkshire Wolds, having farmed in the region for several generations. With a production facility based at the foot of the Yorkshire Wolds in Carnaby and still farming up on the Wolds, the family’s roots have weathered many a storm...


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    November 13, 2015 at 3:26 pm
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    Huddersfield baker cleans up at World Bread Awards

    A Huddersfield-based artisan bakery has scooped a number of awards at the prestigious Tiptree’s World Bread Awards in London recently. Farnley Market Bakery, run by Stephen Harrison were awarded Gold Award & Category Winner for its Flatbread, along with seven further Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards for their products. The annual awards which are open...


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    November 11, 2015 at 10:54 am
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    Tasty local treats at York St Nicholas Christmas Fair

    The fabulously festive York St Nicholas Christmas Festival begins on Thursday 19th November with a whole host of deliciouslyorkshire members waiting to tempt your taste buds with their festive treats! Now one of the most popular Christmas markets in the UK and the ultimate Christmas experience in York, St Nich’s has been given a tinselly...


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    November 11, 2015 at 10:17 am
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    Yorkshire Coast brewery celebrates shortlist success

    Directors and staff at Wold Top Brewery are celebrating after the Wold Newton business’s export achievements has earned them a place in the final of the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards. The farm based brewery faces stiff competition from fellow Driffield business, Blue Keld in the final of the Exporter of the Year award that...


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    November 4, 2015 at 1:56 pm
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    Slingsby Gin unveils its New Harrogate Home

    A Harrogate based artisan gin producer have opened the doors to their new retail experience located on Montpellier Parade this week. Spirit of Harrogate, who produce the new Slingsby Artisan Gin, made with the beautiful and restorative nature of Harrogate in mind are inviting customers to step inside their new venue for the ‘Slingsby Experience’....


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    November 4, 2015 at 1:50 pm
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    Learn the secrets of great Indian vegetarian cookery

    Award winning Indian restaurant Prashad are offering demonstration days to learn the secret of their success. Run by Head Chef Minal Patel, a former mentee of Gordan Ramsay alongside husband and front of house manager Bobby, the demonstration days will allow customers an insider’s view of their business and enable them to pick up tricks...


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    November 4, 2015 at 1:47 pm
December
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    Ryedale Vineyards Awarded Top Industry Honours  

    A North Yorkshire based vineyard is celebrating after being awarded four top industry awards for their wines. Ryedale Vineyards, based in the picturesque village of Westow in the Yorkshire Wolds were awarded the accolades at a glittering ceremony in November. The family business, started in 2006 and run by Stuart and Elizabeth Smith have been...


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:55 am
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    East Yorkshire Brewery Awarded New Industry Quality Certificate.

    An East Yorkshire brewery has become one of the first in the UK to be awarded with the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) Food Safety and Quality Certificate. Great Newsome Brewery who produce craft beer from their Winestead base were awarded the standard following a rigorous audit of its brewery and practises back in September....


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:47 am
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    York pickle maker creates a delectable Christmas for BBC TV show

     A York based artisan pickle producer is to be featured on James Martin’s Home Comforts at Christmas programme on Monday, showcasing her individual take on the festive season. Sarah Puckett, owner of the award winning Pucketts Pickles, was invited to recreate a traditional Puckett family Christmas on the show after she was recommended by one...


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    December 18, 2015 at 11:41 am
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    Award Success leads to launch of new product line

    A North Yorkshire based brewery have launched a brand new range of beers in preparation for celebrating their 25th birthday. Hambleton Ales new Legend range, compliments its existing range of beers, but has been designed to target the more discerning drinkers by offering a more sophisticated drinking experience. Nick Stafford, founder of Hambleton Ales said:...


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    December 9, 2015 at 4:55 pm
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    Brymor crowns its 2015 Flavour Guru

    Five budding ice cream enthusiasts have been battling it out to be in with the chance of winning a year’s supply of Yorkshire ice cream and to be crowned Brymor Ice Cream’s 2015 Flavour Guru. After running a ‘Golden Ticket’ competition through social media which asked the public to submit flavour ideas to Brymor’s Flavour...


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    December 9, 2015 at 4:52 pm
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    Deliciously Festive Winter Cocktails

    Have yourself a very merry Christmas with our pick of festive cocktail recipes using Yorkshire’s finest spirits. Slingsby Gin Winter Berry Cocktail 50ml Spiced Sugar Syrup 50ml Slingsby Gin 10ml Fresh Lemon Juice Frozen winter berries. 100ml Red Wine. Handful of Star anise, cloves, allspice and cardamom. 5 Cinnamon sticks. The peel of one whole...


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    December 1, 2015 at 1:08 pm
2014
March
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    Farmers Cart celebrate national butchers week with some fantastic offers…

    The Farmers Cart have some great offers on their Butchers Counter for #butchersweek – they have matched the supermarkets with a “3 for £10” offer on their own sausages, pork chops, homemade burgers (beef, lamb and mint) and bacon loin chops (all from their own Pigs reared on our farm) and locally sourced chicken breasts...


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    March 26, 2014 at 10:48 am
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    AMAZING GRAZE ““ A Festival of Street Food, Art and Music

    Amazing Graze returns for its second year this April to offer Leeds an array of authentic street food traders taking inspiration from around the world. An event devised by Manjit’s Kitchen, Leeds based vegetarian Indian street food vendors and bespoke venue Left Bank bring the return of a celebration of all things good about the...


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    March 25, 2014 at 10:34 am
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    Christa Ackroyd pledges support to ‘Sam’s Wish to Walk’

    Sam Bottomley, a six-year old boy from Mirfield who is hoping to undergo a life-changing operation to be able to walk independently, this week received a boost to his fund-raising efforts from Yorkshire broadcaster and journalist Christa Ackroyd. When the former presenter of BBC Look North and ITV’s Calendar heard about his fundraising mission on...


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    March 6, 2014 at 3:07 pm
April
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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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    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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    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
May
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    Carr House Farm Bed and breakfast has been AWARDED 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

    Carr House Farm B&B near Ampleforth today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the...


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    May 22, 2014 at 3:20 pm
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    Malton, Yorkshire’s Food Capital Set to Attract Top Food Producers for Artisan Food Hub

    Malton, Yorkshire’s Food Capital, is looking to attract new and existing businesses to the region by creating an artisan food community in the town for local producers. Acting as an incubator for up-and-coming food entrepreneurs, Malton’s Talbot Yard will provide emerging businesses with newly refurbished premises and a picturesque communal space. The cluster of six...


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    May 20, 2014 at 10:33 am
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    World Beer Award Winning Brewery To Feature in Booths Food Stores

    East Riding based Great Newsome Brewery is delighted to announce that it has begun to supply Lancashire based Booths with its award winning bottle beers. Family run Booths, are to stock 2 beers from Great Newsome Brewery in 25 of its stores from the end of April including World Beer Award winning ‘Frothingham Best’. Booths...


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    May 2, 2014 at 3:45 pm
June
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    Launch date announced for the 2014 Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards.

    Entries for the 2014 Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards will be officially opening on Monday 7th July at 12 noon! This years awards will be made up of 21 categories which aim to celebrate the best Yorkshire food and drink producers, hospitality and retail businesses. New for 2014 is the Best Yorkshire Pork Pie Category. Jo Satariano,...


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    June 30, 2014 at 11:45 am
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    NATIONAL BOOK SHOP CHAIN CHAMPIONS YORKSHIRE FOOD AND DRINK

    Yorkshire’s Regional Food Group has applauded national book chain Waterstones for making the decision to use local food and drink suppliers in one of its latest in-store cafes. Visitors to the brand new Café W in York’s city centre branch of Waterstones on Coney Street can be treated to a selection of Yorkshire’s finest food...


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    June 26, 2014 at 1:36 pm
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    Brewery supports sportives

    With only three weeks to go until Le Grand Départ, cycling is hot news in Yorkshire. Award winning Yorkshire Coast microbrewery, Wold Top Brewery has guaranteed its piece of the action with a cycling inspired beer, Hello Velo, that is proving to be the summer’s best selling ale. Hello Velo is a completely British beer...


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    June 20, 2014 at 3:48 pm
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    Garden goers and ale fans undeterred by weather for charity garden opening

    Undeterred by one of the wettest Saturdays recorded this year, almost one hundred committed gardening and brewery fans braved the rain and helped to raise over £2,500 for charity. NGS (National Garden Scheme) ‘Yellow Book’ garden Hunmanby Grange and Wold Top Brewery’s annual open weekend had to contend with a very wet start on the...


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    June 20, 2014 at 3:42 pm
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    North Yorkshire businesses pull together for charity fundraiser

    A charity auction of farm machinery and implements helped to raise £38,000 for Yorkshire charities and for Flixton and Folkton villages. Staff at G M Stephenson Ltd of Flixton appealed to local farmers to scour their sheds to see if they had anything to add to the charity auction and asked local businesses and individuals...


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    June 20, 2014 at 3:39 pm
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    Masons Yorkshire Gin Soon to Celebrate First Birthday

    World Gin Day 2014 (Saturday 14th June) is fast approaching which can only mean one thing, the quintessentially Yorkshire spirit, Masons Yorkshire Gin, is about to celebrate its first birthday! To celebrate this accomplishment, Rory Gilbert, senior bar tender at Rudding Park Hotel, has created a unique cocktail using Masons Gin, and has christened it...


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    June 4, 2014 at 4:01 pm
August
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    Vote for your Local Food Hero

    The nominations are in and the polls are now open to everyone who wants to vote for their local food hero. Over 40 names were put forward by food and drink businesses entering the 2014 Yorkshire Post and Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards in association with ASDA. Over the next few weeks members of the public will...


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    August 26, 2014 at 12:22 pm
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    Innovative innkeeper launches the ultimate disloyalty card

    A forward thinking Holderness publican has launched a Disloyalty Ale Trail aimed at visitors to the East Yorkshire coast. Ray Thompson has owned the Wrygarth Inn at Great Hatfield since 2008 and was inspired to launch the initiative in support of village pubs after a caravanner was re-routed by his Sat-Nav. Ray explained: “More village...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:40 pm
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    Enjoy a decadent August bank holiday with Afternoon Tea down by the waterside or up in the clouds at Doubletree

    Those looking for an extra special treat over the August bank holiday can enjoy a sumptuous Afternoon Tea at DoubleTree by Hilton Leeds. Diners can select the setting for the tempting menu ““ and dine either on the beautiful canalside terraces of Granary Lounge and City Café – or in the cloud-coasting 13th floor SkyLounge...


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    August 22, 2014 at 2:37 pm
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    GReat Taste Gold Star For Gordon Rhodes

    The Great Taste awards have been issued to the finest foods in the country and Gordon Rhodes Ltd is thrilled to announce that their GReat Drop Bread Gorgeous Bread Sauce has been awarded a gold star, joining the carefully selected winners of the award. Dubbed the Oscars of the food world, the Guild of Fine...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:42 am
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    Keelham offers families great food, healthy eating tips and a packed programme of kids events this summer

    Families looking for an original shopping experience which is fun for both parents and kids can visit Keelham Farm Shop in Thornton where they can make the most of the region’s bountiful produce and rural beauty, whilst enjoying a packed programmed of children’s activities and events over the holidays. Offering a fun way to ‘get...


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    August 15, 2014 at 10:36 am
September
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    FDB Design creates packaging for Grandma Wilds’ Campervan cartons

    Leeds-based FDB Design has created the packaging and branding for Yorkshire-based bakery and biscuit manufacturer Grandma Wilds’ new range of Campervan cartons Aimed at the tourist gift market, the new range was produced using Smurfit Kappa’s T Flute micro flute. The packs consist of a fleet of 3 Grandma Wilds Campervans, packed full of clotted...


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    September 30, 2014 at 2:35 pm
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    Huddersfield Ice Cream Company Relishes Lunch Business Award

    Artisan ice cream company Yummy Yorkshire is celebrating after scooping another national award win; this time for its newly expanded food and drink offering. The Denby Dale ice cream parlour was voted as ‘Independent Outlet of the Year’ in the Lunch Business Grab & Go Awards which celebrate success in the eating out of home...


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    September 25, 2014 at 2:31 pm
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    Butchery vacancy at Samuel Valentine – The Urban Food Hall Allerton Bywater Castleford

    Opportunity to work with an award winning retail outlet! Duties to include butchering & displaying fresh meat for sale to the public. Sausage making specialty sausage pre preparing oven ready products. Adhering to good health & hygiene standards. Must be able to work as part of a shop team, but at the same time work...


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    September 18, 2014 at 2:46 pm
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    Farm shop launches end of season charity sportive

    An award winning Hornsea Farm Shop and Cafe has built on the success of its sell out summer cycling sportive with the launch of an Autumn event. The ‘Ride of the falling leaves’ takes place on 12th October and offers a choice of 80k and 50k routes that start and finishes at William’s Farm Kitchen...


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    September 18, 2014 at 9:37 am
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    Harrogate Cake Company go online with Lakeland

    North Yorkshire producer Harrogate Cake company are celebrating this week as national retailer Lakeland have taken an order for 5000 cakes to be used in their Orchard Trug Hampers. The hamper is descibed on the Lakeland website as “Full of fruity goodness, the contents of this sturdy trug are made for us by trusted suppliers,...


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    September 18, 2014 at 9:23 am
October
November
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    Yorkshire pie maker supplies Ocado.

    A South Yorkshire, family run pie maker has been selected as a supplier to the world’s largest dedicated online grocery supermarket – ocado.com. The Topping Pie Company, based in Doncaster, will supply a range of premium boxed pork pies made with three generations of Topping family baking expertise. Traditionally handcrafted, the range of 5 speciality...


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    November 21, 2014 at 9:28 am
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    The White Horse & Griffin, Whitby, joins The Great Inns of Britain

    The Great Inns of Britain is delighted to announce that The White Horse and Griffin, Whitby, has become a member of this long-established collection of independently owned country and coastal inns. Built in 1681, the White Horse & Griffin is situated in the heart of Whitby’s old town, just a stone’s throw from the foot...


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    November 6, 2014 at 4:23 pm
December
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    Sunstreams onto East Yorkshire farm shop shelves for Christmas

    As the shortest day approaches, tomatoes of the variety “Sunstream’ have been harvested at Selby’s Stockbridge Technology Centre (STC) and will be on sale exclusively in two East Yorkshire farm shops. The juicy red midi plum fruit have come from a new research facility that is testing the potential of energy efficient LED lights to...


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    December 22, 2014 at 10:43 am
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    Artisan Bakehouse proves the knead for a bakery school

    Huddersfield’s newest artisan bakery, Farnley Market, is set to deliver artisan bakery courses aimed at home bakers from January 2015. Due to customer demand since opening in September this year, the baker behind the Bakehouse at Farnley Market, Stephen Harrison will teach budding bread-makers how to bake traditional artisan bread rather than bread machine style...


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    December 22, 2014 at 10:36 am
2013
January
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    ‘Getting Pickled’

    *Treboom Brewery’s Kettle Drum Best Bitter, has, until recently, only been available over the bar. But thanks to Sally Hargrave of The Harrogate Preserves Co. it can now be found lending its fruity flavours to her delicious Ale, Fig and Apricot Chutney.* Until now, Sally bought bottled beer from the supermarket to add to her...


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    January 31, 2013 at 2:55 pm
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    2 for 1 offer at The White Swan Inn, North Yorkshire

    The White Swan Inn, Pickering, has revealed that it is offering guests a magnificent last minute 2 for 1 offer staying in either one of their country-chic Vintage Nest rooms or one of their lavish Courtyard rooms between the 28th of January and the 13th of February. The White Swan lnn is renowned for its’...


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    January 29, 2013 at 12:18 pm
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    Ilkley Brewery Launches New Beer

    Yorkshire’s multi-award winning Ilkley Brewery launches The Mayan: the latest beer in its Origins range. Taking inspiration from an ancient Mayan recipe, this 5.3% chocolate Chipotle stout is velvety smooth and bittersweet with subtle smoky tones. Created in collaboration with food and drink video blogger, Jo Pickard, also known as Lady Gadabout, The Mayan is...


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    January 29, 2013 at 9:50 am
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    The Wharfe Valley empire is growing!

    After a successful year of continued growth, the team at Wharfe Valley are pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of staff. Sara Poland from an extensive high street retail back-ground has been enlisted to manage the companies marketing and communi-cations. Natasha Fishwick with a background as Finance Director from private in-dustry has...


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    January 28, 2013 at 11:14 am
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    Export growth for Yorkshire Coast Brewery

    East Yorkshire micro brewery Wold Top Brewery has reported an unprecedented growth in export sales last year. In 2012, export sales accounted for almost 15% of the Wold Newton brewery’s sales with its award winning ales being shipped to Italy, Ireland, Sweden, Canada and Norway. As she prepared to travel to Milan for a supplier...


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    January 17, 2013 at 5:51 pm
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    YORKSHIRE FOOD COMPANY SPREADS THE WORD ON ITS SCRUMMEE JAMS AT FARM RETAIL SHOW

    Tingley and Dewsbury based food and cookery company, Curry Cuisine, is set to launch its new gourmet Scrummee jam range at the only farm retail trade show in the region, Farm & More. The 3-day trade show and conference, held 10-13 February at the Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate, is organised by FARMA, a co-operative of...


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    January 17, 2013 at 12:51 pm
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    GOOD GOAT! HINCHLIFFE’S CELEBRATES TWO TWIN BIRTHDAYS ON THE SAME DAY

    Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop put two and two together recently as two sets of twins blew out their birthday candles at the farm. Staff at the Netherton farm did a double take on Tuesday (January 8) when nanny goat Sparkle gave birth to twin kids ““ the same day that Hinchliffe’s restaurant manager Joanna Graham celebrates...


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    January 17, 2013 at 9:14 am
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    Gordon Rhodes’ Online Shop Goes Live

    Gordon Rhodes Ltd is delighted to announce the launch of Gordon’s brand new online shop. Featuring the fantastic range of Jolly Fine Stuffing’s, Gourmet Sauce Mixes and Gourmet Coaters, available as singles or as multipacks, the launch now provides customers with the opportunity to have the GR range delivered directly to their front door. Alongside...


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    January 17, 2013 at 9:01 am
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    ILKLEY BREWERY ADDS A FEMALE TOUCH WITH NEW APPOINTMENTS

    Yorkshire’s award-winning brew house, Ilkley Brewery, has upped its numbers to 12 with the appointment of three new female members of staff. Harriet Marks becomes the brewery’s first ever brewster (female brewer); Alexa Jennings takes the role of office manager; and Claire Dunne joins the business as credit controller. All three appointments reflect the brewery’s...


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    January 17, 2013 at 8:45 am
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    BIG Yorkshire Brunch at Lockwoods

    Lockwoods is helping to celebrate Farmhouse Breakfast Week on Sunday 20th January with a BIG Yorkshire Brunch. Farmhouse Breakfast Week is an annual celebration championing the importance of breakfast which aims to get the nation to ‘Shake Up Their Wake Up!’ According to the organisers 47% of people regularly skip breakfast so Farmhouse Breakfast Weeks’...


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    January 7, 2013 at 3:34 pm
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    CAN’T-COOK DRAGON BREATHES FIRE INTO YORKSHIRE CAKE BUSINESS

    ProperMaid gets a slice of venture capital from Deborah Meaden in a festive Dragons’ Den Christmas Special BBC Dragon Deborah Meaden, who famously admitted to not having cooked a meal for herself in 28 years, put the icing on the cake for Yorkshire-based cake maker ProperMaid ““ investing £50,000 in the award winning business in...


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    January 2, 2013 at 11:43 am
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    From bistros to beer ““ five new account wins for Huddersfield ice cream company

    A bistro supporting a chef’s academy and a social enterprise farm shop & café are among the five new outlets that award-winning Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire, has added to its growing customer base. Forster’s Bistro & Deli, which forms part of Forsters Community College in Bradford, is one of the outlets that has...


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    January 2, 2013 at 11:31 am
February
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    YORKSHIRE BAKERY IS A ‘FORCE’ TO BE RECKONED WITH

    Battenburg, bakes, sponges and slices from Yorkshire’s ProperMaid bakery have earned their stripes this week as they’ve been chosen as one of the Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes’ (NAAFI) “best of British” foods to feed the forces. Serving soldiers will be offered a much-missed sweet slice of home thanks to ProperMaid, in Huddersfield, when...


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    February 27, 2013 at 10:49 am
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    Perfectly preserved lemons

    New from Riverford in Fairtrade Fortnight is the Preserved Lemon Kit ““ an easy and tasty way to start pickling at home. Fairtrade Fortnight runs until 10 March ““ Mother’s Day ““ and the Preserved Lemon Kit makes an ideal and novel gift for any mum. Riverford delivers organic veg boxes to customers across the...


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    February 27, 2013 at 10:26 am
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    SHOPPERS DESERT SUPERMARKETS ““ AND STOCK UP ON FULLY TRACEABLE BEEF AT HINCHLIFFE’S

    Consumers disillusioned by ‘horsegate’ are flocking to Hinchliffe’s for its beef burgers and steaks ““ with recent figures showing beef sales at the farm shop have risen by more than 10 per cent. Booming beef sales at the Netherton business show sales of beef burgers ““ one of the first foods to be implicated in...


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    February 25, 2013 at 2:53 pm
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    Kirkstall Community Garden are looking for members!

    A new and exciting community garden is being planned for Kirkstall and they want you to be involved. Their aim is to brighten up the area & make it a little safer for the Kirkstall community as well as promoting a healthier lifestyle. Paul the founder decided to set up the garden when he noticed...


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    February 25, 2013 at 11:54 am
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    Good Food is a Plenty this weekend

    Well isn’t it a weekend for good food! This weekend is seeing two great food markets, firstly York Farmers Market and secondly the bigger Wakefield Food and Drink Rhubarb Festival, you really are spoilt for choice! Wakefield Food and Drink Rhubarb festival is a brilliant sight for February. It is a celebration of local food...


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    February 22, 2013 at 10:29 am
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    SALT’S REVEALS TASTY NEW START

    A year after closing his two award-winning Leeds delicatessens, Bruce Salt, who founded Salt’s, has announced a healthy start to his new business, Salt’s Catering. Bruce, who owned delicatessens on Swinegate and in The Light, took the decision to close his two shops in March 2012 when the businesses struggled against a tough economic climate....


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    February 18, 2013 at 1:03 pm
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    Put a Spring in your Step with the Easter Treat Break at Wentbridge House Hotel and Take the Children for Free

    Luxurious country hideaway, Wentbridge House, is welcoming guests to the hotel this Easter to experience a relaxing break amongst the picturesque hills of West Yorkshire. Whether looking for a peaceful hideaway to relax and unwind or a base to explore the Yorkshire dales and its many attractions, the Easter Treat at Wentbridge House will leave...


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    February 14, 2013 at 11:20 am
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    TASTETHE TRUE FLAVOURS OF SPRING ON A YORKSHIRE FOOD FINDER CULINARY TRAIL

    Seasonal trails for 2013 include rare breed lamb, charcuterie and butchery skills, sustainable fishing and preserving, fresh cheese making and pairing with ciders and ales from across the county. Put an early spring in your step by booking a place on an exclusive culinary trail with Yorkshire Food Finder and taste the seasonal specialties of...


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    February 13, 2013 at 4:03 pm
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    FORGET ROSES, IT’S RHUBARB FOR ROMANCE IN YORKSHIRE!

    Top Yorkshire chef Tim Bilton is so passionate about Yorkshire food he’s swapping roses for rhubarb this Valentine’s ““ giving out bunches of the delicious pink sticks to commuters at Wakefield Westgate rail station! Rail passengers were tickled pink today when Tim, chef proprietor of The Butchers Arms Hepworth, gave out bouquets of Yorkshire Forced...


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    February 12, 2013 at 3:35 pm
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    CURRY CUISINE SPICES UP WAKEFIELD RHUBARB FESTIVAL

    Tingley and Dewsbury based food and cookery company, Curry Cuisine, will showcase the unique cuisine of the diverse regions of India and fly the flag for Yorkshire Rhubarb at this year’s Wakefield Festival of Food, Drink & Rhubarb (22-24 February). Cookery School founder, Prett Tejura, will host a demonstration on 23 February, 1.30pm at the...


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    February 11, 2013 at 10:55 am
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    Ilkley Brewery débuts chocolate Chipotle stout at Whitelock’s

    At Leeds’ oldest real ale house, Whitelock’s, Yorkshire’s multi-award winning Ilkley Brewery last night (Wednesday 6 February) launched The Mayan, the latest beer in its Origins range. Taking inspiration from an ancient Mayan recipe, this 5.3% chocolate Chipotle stout is velvety smooth and bittersweet with subtle smoky tones. Created in collaboration with food and drink...


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    February 7, 2013 at 10:25 am
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    Riverford ““ Meat You Can Trust

    Wondering what’s in your sausage after the latest reports of horsemeat on supermarket shelves? If you’d rather keep surprises for birthdays then Riverford helps you know just where you stand with your food. The organic delivery company with a farm at Newby Wiske, Northallerton takes ethical business and animal welfare very seriously, both on its...


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    February 7, 2013 at 9:37 am
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    East Yorkshire brewery supports the arts with A Play, a Pie and a Pint

    An East Yorkshire micro brewery that is renowned for supporting the arts has renewed its sponsorship of a leading regional theatre to promote the next generation of playwrights. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery is a second year sponsor of Hull Truck’s monthly A Play, a Pie and a Pint events and as such, brews...


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    February 7, 2013 at 9:32 am
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    COME FLY WITH ME! RAISTHORPE DELIVERS A HEART-FLOAT GIFT FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

    Raisthorpe Manor’s Julia Medforth was full of hot air this week as she organised a quick fly-by at Drewton’s Farm Shop! Owner Katie Taylor was one of two Yorkshire suppliers who took delivery of a big bunch of helium balloons this week for Valentine’s Day, which will be given away to customers who buy one...


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    February 6, 2013 at 2:36 pm
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    Nominees of the DY Stars and Champions

    * “Carr House Farm”:http://www.carrhousefarm.co.uk/ Have nominated: “Frank Turners of Rillington”:http://www.foodfever.com/g-f-turner-westgate-rillington-malton.htm for their pork sausages because they are “in my opinion these are the best breakfast sausages to buy”. Marmalade & Fig Jam- “Carr House Farm”:http://www.carrhousefarm.co.uk/ made their own marmalade which was awarded a silver at the World Marmalade Festival. “Dick Todd”:http://www.carrhousefarm.co.uk/local-area/anna-loves/ in Ampleforth for their...


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    February 6, 2013 at 12:06 pm
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    Brewery encourages shoppers to be true to local shops this Valentine’s Day

    An East micro brewery is encouraging people to support local shops and markets when buying their Valentine’s Day gifts this year. Wold Top Brewery sells over 30% of its award-winning bottled ales through farmers’ markets, farm shops and independent off licences and retailers within a 40 mile radius of its Wold Newton based brewery and...


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    February 5, 2013 at 4:08 pm
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    YORKSHIRE FOOD AND COOKERY COMPANY CURRIES FAVOUR WITH THEO PAPHITIS

    West Yorkshire food and cookery company, Curry Cuisine, has been chosen by Theo Paphitis as Small Business Sunday #SBS Winner on Twitter and has already seen an uplift in followers. Every Sunday evening entrepreneur Theo Paphitis of BBC’s Dragon’s Den, runs a competition on Twitter called Small Business Sunday, inviting businesses to send a tweet...


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    February 5, 2013 at 12:35 pm
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    Early Season Deal…Feb and March 2013 at Lime Kiln Farm House

    Early Season Deal…Feb and March 2013. 2 Adults, 5* Bed & Breakfast….1 Night……. £70 inclusive 2 Nights……£130 inclusive “Visit their website for more details.”:http://www.limekiln-coneysthorpe.com/tariff.asp


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    February 4, 2013 at 12:19 pm
March
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE CELEBRATES HAT-TRICK OF AWARDS – AND NOW COMPETES FOR…

    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKEHOUSE CELEBRATES HAT-TRICK OF AWARDS ““ AND NOW COMPETES FOR ENGLAND! Justin and Georgina Staal are enjoying their home smoked salmon with a glass or two of bubbly this week, as they toast the success of their Staal Smokehouse ““ which has won three prestigious food awards in under three years and has...


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    March 28, 2013 at 11:56 am
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    Its Yorkshire puddings with a twist!

    Its Yorkshire puddings with a twist! Food Glorious Food: Chinese-style Yorkshire pudding recipeshows.stv.tvHow tasty does Christopher Blackburn’s Chinese-style Yorkshire pudding with duck and hoisin sound? Try the recipe here.


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    March 28, 2013 at 8:53 am
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    Salt's Catering 2013 Picnic Hampers As you have probably noticed, summer is jus…

    Salt's Catering 2013 Picnic Hampers As you have probably noticed, summer is just around the corner. That means the cricket season is on its way. If you want something tasty and refined to take to the ground this year then call on Salt's 2013 picnic hampers. We've two menu choices (see below for details) to...


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    March 27, 2013 at 4:34 pm
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    Treat yourself tonight for a steak at The Butchers Arms

    Treat yourself tonight for a steak at The Butchers Arms http://profile.ak.fbcdn.net/hprofile-ak-ash4/373168_162436696546_1703293680_q.jpg The Butchers ArmsDon't forget it's steak night tonight!! *£30 per couple *Includes two prime Yorkshire ribeyes, hand cut chips, onion rings and baby leaf salad *Your choice of sauce *Bottle of house red or white or 4 bottles of peroni or corona. *Served all...


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    March 27, 2013 at 3:03 pm
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    I thought I'd share this scrummy Easter Sunday menu with you

    I thought I'd share this scrummy Easter Sunday menu with you Timeline PhotosEaster Sunday lunch at Lockwoods – just a couple of tables left.


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    March 27, 2013 at 1:57 pm
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    ILKLEY BREWERY SPRUCES UP WITH NORDIC BEER LAUNCH Working in collaboration wi…

    ILKLEY BREWERY SPRUCES UP WITH NORDIC BEER LAUNCH Working in collaboration with writer and beer sommelier, Jane Peyton, Ilkley Brewery has taken Scandinavian inspiration to create a spruce beer named the Norseman. The 5% ruby coloured ale has been made using locally foraged pine needles from spruce trees, along with Douglas fir needles and buds...


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    March 26, 2013 at 10:09 am
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    Exquisite Handmade Cakes have a fabulous new website! See it here, warning it wi…

    Exquisite Handmade Cakes have a fabulous new website! See it here, warning it will definitely make you hungry! http://www.exquisitehandmadecakes.co.uk/ Home – Exquisite Handmade Cakeswww.exquisitehandmadecakes.co.ukHome – Exquisite Handmade Cakes supplies via a national network of distributors to a wide range of customers including contract caterers sandwich…


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    March 26, 2013 at 9:42 am
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    Great to see you today. Looking forward to working together in the future.

    Great to see you today. Looking forward to working together in the future. From Yorkshire With LoveBursting to the seams with unique, quality, handmade products! Other fun features include a tearoom, free workshops, live music and much more!! Brought to you by Now and Then Events – Visit York's Best Shopping Experience Finalists 2012 Next...


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    March 25, 2013 at 5:29 pm
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    A great offer at Keelham Farm Shop

    A great offer at Keelham Farm Shop http://profile.ak.fbcdn.net/hprofile-ak-prn1/162013_130619217011506_432313569_q.jpg Keelham Farm ShopWhy not treat you and your loved one to our £10 meal deal this week? A tasty and affordable treat after a weekend of battling the weather. 2 mains, 2 sides, 1 dessert for 2, 1 Longley Farm fresh cream for only £10! Offer on...


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    March 25, 2013 at 5:05 pm
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    A great competition for you to enter

    A great competition for you to enter http://profile.ak.fbcdn.net/hprofile-ak-ash4/373743_166374996146_1951024780_q.jpg Middleton LodgeHead on over to Twitter for our exclusive #RetweetToEat competition – your chance to win Dinner for two at The Cellar Door Supper Club! Follow us @MiddletonLodge for more info.


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    March 25, 2013 at 2:41 pm
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    Some fabulous pictures of Ye Old Sun Inns fundraising for Comic Relief last week

    Some fabulous pictures of Ye Old Sun Inns fundraising for Comic Relief last week Red Nose Day- Customer Take Over 2013Great pictures from our 'Customer Take Over' Red Nose Day Dinner last week. Raised a massive £877 for such a worthy cause. Thanks for all your support (and hard work guys!)


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    March 22, 2013 at 9:21 am
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    Yet some more delicious specials from Lockwoods

    Yet some more delicious specials from Lockwoods Timeline PhotosPlus another little one..


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    March 21, 2013 at 2:59 pm
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    Magical March for East Yorkshire Micro-brewery In what is proving to be a mag…

    Magical March for East Yorkshire Micro-brewery In what is proving to be a magical month for Wold Top Brewery, the Wold Newton microbrewery has been shortlisted for two Red Ribbon Awards 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...


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    March 21, 2013 at 9:45 am
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    Great Newsome Brewery praises Chancellor for ‘lifeline to pubs and communities’…

    Great Newsome Brewery praises Chancellor for ‘lifeline to pubs and communities’ Local brewer Great Newsome Brewery is raising a glass of its fine beer to the Chancellor today, after he not only abolished the unpopular beer duty escalator in the Budget, but also cut a further penny off the pint. The move offers a lifeline...


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    March 20, 2013 at 4:59 pm
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    New arrivals at DY

    It’s an exciting time here at DY as we’ve just taken on two new members of staff. Investing in two new staff is a huge coup for deliciouslyorkshire, and and it’s members who will benefit from their knowledge and expertise. Despite losing all public funding to government cuts in 2011 deliciouslyorkshire have continually provided vital...


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    March 13, 2013 at 11:20 am
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    NATIONAL CONFERENCE TO EXAMINE FOOD CHAIN SECURITY

    Wednesday 24 April near York Hosted by York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership at The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) (with pic) Protecting the UK food chain will come under the spotlight at a major national conference for food manufacturers, processors and retailers ““ being held in the aftermath of the...


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    March 12, 2013 at 3:12 pm
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    Comic Relief Shenanigans at Ye Old Sun Inn

    Comic relief has come to Colton near York. On Thursday 14th March the locals will take over the running of the whole pub operation for one night only! Preparing, cooking, greeting, serving and all the other jobs that go to make an award winning country pub are in the hands of the customers. A specially...


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    March 12, 2013 at 9:08 am
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    ‘Box to Grow’ for Mother’s Day

    Treat your mum this Mother’s Day with a ‘Box to Grow’ gift voucher from Riverford. Choose from one of three Box to Grow kits to inspire your mum to grow flowers, herbs or vegetables ““ all from scratch. Each kit comes with a detailed planting and care guide, the contents are easy to grow and...


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    March 7, 2013 at 10:15 am
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    Yorkshire Crisps To Launch Brand New Flavour At Fodder!

    The Yorkshire Crisp Company is to launch a brand new flavour to its range of delectable gourmet crisps. Hot on the heels of the award-winning Roast Lamb & Mint flavour, the new addition ““ ‘Sweet Cured Ham & Pickle’ will be introduced as a ‘guest flavour’ in the single 40g bags. Featuring the subtle sweetness...


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    March 5, 2013 at 11:42 am
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    Riverford enjoys increased sales of meat

    Meat sales are up at Riverford Organic Farms in Yorkshire. Demand for meat at Home Farm, Newby Wiske near Northallerton has increased in the last month as the horsemeat scandal has taken hold. Riverford’s overall meat sales are up 50% on the same time last year, while at Home Farm sausages and burgers are up...


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    March 4, 2013 at 11:28 am
April
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    Drewtons set to host DY networking event in June

    Deliciouslyorkshire has just announced it’s latest event to be added to it’s networking programme… On Tuesday 25th June the deliciouslyorkshire team will be taking a trip to Drewton’s Farmshop at South Cave in East Yorkshire. The networking event which is taking place 9.30am to 11.30am will include all the latest news from DY as well...


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    April 29, 2013 at 4:44 pm
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    Yummy Yorkshire announces sponsorship of top West Yorkshire triathlete

    Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has announced that it will be supporting West Yorkshire triathlete Liz Burrows as she races towards her goal of qualifying in the World Age Group Championships. The help from Yummy Yorkshire will allow Liz to train and attend races across the UK and Europe alongside her studies for an...


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    April 29, 2013 at 9:25 am
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    Wold Top Brewery sponsors nature inspired garden at Chelsea Flower Show

    Directors at Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery are celebrating after securing a sponsorship deal for a garden at the centenary RHS Chelsea Flower Show next month. The garden, designed by 2011 RHS Chelsea Gold winning designer and Yorkshireman Jamie Dunstan, is called “As Nature Intended” and is a holistic appreciation of how nature influences...


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    April 29, 2013 at 9:12 am
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    Voakes Launch their Gluten Free Range

    Voakes Free From is the new and long awaited gluten and wheat free range from Voakes Pies. We use the same finest quality pork and meat that Voakes Pies are renowned for, to bring you the taste you love, without the gluten. The range has been developed by Andrew’s son Nick and his partner Laura....


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    April 25, 2013 at 1:06 pm
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    BRITISH FARMERS TO BENEFIT FROM HORSEMEAT FALLOUT

    The fallout from the horsemeat scandal will benefit British farmers, a major national conference was told today. Lord Haskins, former chairman of Northern Foods, said ‘intelligent supermarkets and buyers will want to shorten their supply chains and be closer to their source of food ““ British Farmers’. Lord Haskins was addressing ‘Assuring the Integrity of...


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    April 24, 2013 at 2:39 pm
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    East Yorkshire Microbrewery creates employment

    Buoyant sales at an East Yorkshire microbrewery have prompted a recruitment drive. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery have taken on four new members of staff to take the total head count to 14. All local to the brewery, Dan Walling has been employed as a delivery driver and general brewery worker and Gil Robinson...


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    April 24, 2013 at 10:57 am
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    Shibden Mill Open All Day!

    From May 7th start your day with an award-winning Full Yorkshire breakfast and a read of the papers- you can now make a day of it at The Shibden Mill Inn. Follow breakfast with their new morning coffee & cake menu, before enjoying the special summertime lunch menu and then afternoon tea- you can choose...


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    April 24, 2013 at 9:36 am
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    LORD HASKINS IS KEY SPEAKER AT NATIONAL FOOD CHAIN CONFERENCE

    Wednesday 24 April near York Hosted by York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership at The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) Former chairman of Northern Foods Lord Haskins has been announced as the key industry speaker at a major national conference being staged in the wake of the horsemeat crisis. ‘Assuring the...


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    April 19, 2013 at 11:43 am
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    Great Newsome Brewery use Twitter to take the Hull Beer Festival to the nation

    East Yorkshire brewery Great Newsome are set to promote this year’s Hull Beer and Cider Festival to the whole of the UK by sponsoring a group of the country’s top tweeters to live tweet from the event. Twitter users from as far away as London, Sunderland, Leeds and Scarborough will be joining social networkers from...


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    April 18, 2013 at 9:21 am
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    Riverford celebrates success as Best Organic Retailer at The Natural and Organic Awards

    Riverford has been awarded Best Organic Retailer 2013 at The Natural and Organic Awards 2013, hosted in association with the Soil Association. Riverford produces and delivers vegboxes across the North of England from its Riverford on Home Farm at Newby Wiske, North Yorkshire. The organic delivery company was recognised for its on-going commitment to making...


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    April 17, 2013 at 9:31 am
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    Yorkshire Dales farm shop in new hands

    A farm shop in the Yorkshire Dales has changed hands. Fifth generation butcher, farmer and star of ITV’s The Dales programme, Chris Wildman, has taken over the reins at Town End Farm Shop & Tea Room in Airton from Chris and Jane Hall. The couple, who are themselves third generation Dales farmers, established the business...


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    April 17, 2013 at 9:18 am
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    Great Newsome Brews up a Pelaton Pale

    We are proud to announce that we are providing the official ale for the 2013 Heart of the Wolds Sportive cycle ride. The Heart of the Wold Sportive is to be held on the 28th April beginning at the Driffield Showground with competitors having the option of 3 different distances to challenge themselves while taking...


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    April 12, 2013 at 1:55 pm
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    Think you serve up good Grub? Then Tantalise our Listeners mouths by joining Stray FM’s Dales Dining Club

    For 8 weeks starting May until the end of June, each week a different restaurant / dining venues will be featured and promoted on Stray FM Dales where we will recommend the best places to eat out for our listeners in the Dales. During ‘your’ week you will receive on air promotion, online promotion tweets...


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    April 12, 2013 at 12:11 pm
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    St Georges Day Beer Festival Press Release

    Spring 2013 sees the launch of the 1st Beer & Music festival from The Great Yorkshire Brewery ( formally Cropton Brewery ). The festival will be held onsite and is set to become a regular event around St Georges day every year. It will raise money for The Yorkshire Regiment with £1 from every admission...


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    April 12, 2013 at 10:26 am
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    UK’S TOP JUNIOR CURRY CHEFS ARE CROWNED

    The winners of the Matchfit National Junior Curry Chef competition have been crowned in a hotly fought cook off contest in Bradford ““ the UK’s curry capital. Aishah Amin (16) from Queensbury School claimed the title in the 18 & under category with her Seafood Masala while Abel Petho (18) of Newcastle College won in...


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    April 10, 2013 at 9:31 am
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    INDUSTRY EXPERTS TO SPEAK AT NATIONAL FOOD CHAIN CONFERENCE

    Wednesday 24 April near York Hosted by York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Local Enterprise Partnership at The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) (with photos) Leading UK food policy and industry experts are among the line-up of speakers confirmed at a major national conference being staged in the wake of the horsemeat crisis. ‘Assuring...


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    April 9, 2013 at 11:15 am
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    US TV host turns to pedal power at Carr House Farm stay-over

    Three -time Emmy award-winning US TV correspondent and travel writer Karen Schaler enjoyed an overnight stay, a renowned Yorkshire farmhouse breakfast ““ and a bicycle ride – at Carr House Farm, Ampleforth. New York-based Karen, the creator and host of the Travel Therapy TV and online series, was in Yorkshire as part of a four-day...


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    April 8, 2013 at 4:44 pm
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    Soon your milk from Acorn Dairy will be more eco friendly! Join them on Tuesday…

    Soon your milk from Acorn Dairy will be more eco friendly! Join them on Tuesday 9th April to find out more Acorn DairyFarming sustainably to produce the best milk for our local community through high cow welfare, encouraging farm wildlife and providing sustainable local employment.


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    April 4, 2013 at 1:30 pm
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    Yummy Yorkshire are supporting the Big Chocolate Tea Party

    Yummy Yorkshire are supporting the Big Chocolate Tea Party Timeline Photos


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    April 4, 2013 at 9:08 am
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    Professional Ice Cream Maker Award winning artisan ice cream company Yummy Yo…

    Professional Ice Cream Maker Award winning artisan ice cream company Yummy Yorkshire are searching for a talented individual to join their team. Based at their farm on the outskirts of Huddersfield the job entails operating batch processing equipment. A good attention to detail and an interest in innovative flavour creations is a must. Working Monday...


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    April 3, 2013 at 3:51 pm
May
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    DY announce awards competition winner!

    Huge congratulations to Joanne Smallwood Hammill whose name was picked out of the DY hat this morning as the lucky winner of our awards launch competition. Joanne has bagged a fantastic Yorkshire foodie prize including goodies from Yorkshire Tea, Wensleydale Creamery, The Chilli Jam man, Pucketts Pickles, Hider Foods, Shepherds Purse, Womersley Fruit Vinegars, Curry...


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    May 31, 2013 at 12:00 am
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    Yorkshire ice cream company revives French 1960s charcuterie van as retro ice cream trailer

    An artisan Yorkshire ice cream maker has invested over £20,000 into refurbishing a French charcuterie van from the 1960s as a mobile ice cream trailer. Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream, based on the outskirts of Huddersfield, worked with Evo Composites who specialise in the build of ice cream vans and vehicle conversion to authentically renovate the...


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    May 29, 2013 at 4:20 pm
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    A feast is coming to town: Halifax Food and Drink Festival 2013

    Attention all foodies: Halifax is limbering up to host its sixth hugely popular Food and Drink Festival this June. The town centre will be abuzz with live chef demos, cookery workshops and over 70 stalls ““ on Saturday June 22 (10am”“5pm), and Sunday June 23 (10am”“4pm). Admission is free. Halifax town centre is set to...


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    May 29, 2013 at 4:16 pm
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    SHEPHERDS PURSE SCOOPS GOOD HOUSEKEEPING FOOD AWARD

    Artisan, family cheese makers, Shepherds Purse of Thirsk, North Yorkshire, has scooped a coveted Good Housekeeping Food Award at a star-studded evening in Lancaster Gate, London, jointly winning in the best small cheese producer category alongside Belton Cheese of Shropshire. It’s Buffalo Blue cheese, made with water buffalo milk, was voted the best along with...


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    May 28, 2013 at 9:42 am
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    ILKLEY BREWS ‘THE GOOD STUFF’ FOR BLOGGER BOOK LAUNCH

    To celebrate the launch of his first book, Great Yorkshire Beer, beer blogger, Leigh Linley, has teamed up with Ilkley Brewery to create a bespoke brew that will be revealed at his book launch on Thursday 30 May at The York Tap, York. The Good Stuff, named after Leigh’s renowned blog, is a 5% Witbier...


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    May 24, 2013 at 3:21 pm
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    YORKSHIRE BAKERY LAUNCHES NEW INDIVIDUAL TARTS RANGE

    Award winning Yorkshire bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts, has developed a new range of individual tarts designed to appeal to the deli/farm shop sector, as well as coffee shops and the restaurant/bistro market. The downsized dessert range will be launched at this year’s Speciality Food Show, Harrogate, June 23-24. The company will also unveil a...


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    May 23, 2013 at 2:11 pm
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    TOP YORKSHIRE CHEF TRANSFORMS WELL-KNOWN HEPWORTH VENUE INTO A UNIQUE DINING CONCEPT

    Award-winning chef Tim Bilton is opening the doors to his new venture this week ““ The Spiced Pear, Hepworth, and has transformed this landmark destination into an exceptional dining venue that comes complete with a restaurant, cocktail bar and vintage tearoom. The Spiced Pear, Hepworth, on Sheffield Road has had a radical makeover to create...


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    May 22, 2013 at 8:11 pm
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    NGS (National Garden Scheme) charity garden opening coincides with brewery open day

    The popular ‘Yellow Book’ garden, Hunmanby Grange is opening for charity again this year on 1st and 2nd of June. The opening of the East Yorkshire garden coincides with the annual open day for the garden where award winning micro-brewery Wold Top Brewery is situated. For just £3.50 visitors will be able to tour the...


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    May 22, 2013 at 9:27 am
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    Two Yorkshire based chocolatiers fly the flag at Foodies Festivals nationwide

    Foodies Festivals have teamed up with two of Yorkshire’s top chocolatiers whose mission it is to take chocolate making and pairing with wine to the nation. Yorkshire based chocolatiers Fiona Sciolti of Sciolti Botanical Chocolates & David Greenwood-Haigh of Coeur De Xocolat are currently in the middle of a national tour wowing crowds by demonstrating...


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    May 22, 2013 at 8:28 am
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    AMERICAN ORDER MARKS BREWERY’S FIRST EXPORT DEAL

    Ilkley Brewery has landed its first export deal which will see 14,000 bottles of Mary Jane IPA, Lotus IPA and The Chief arrive in the southern states of America in the next few days. The deal was struck following two separate trade missions to the States: the first with the help of UKTI’s Passport to...


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    May 21, 2013 at 10:42 am
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    DONCASTER COLLEGE SPICES UP SPECIALITY EVENING WITH CURRY CLUB

    Doncaster College is set to spice up its speciality evenings with the introduction of a new Curry Club on 5 June. The event, staged at the College’s own Waterfront Restaurant, will bring a taste of regional India to the town and is hosted by Prett Tejura, founder of award-winning Yorkshire food and cookery company, Curry...


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    May 20, 2013 at 1:58 pm
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    Celebratory ale marks brewery milestone

    An East Yorkshire microbrewery is celebrating its tenth anniversary with the launch of a limited edition beer. Fittingly called Tenner, Wold Top Brewery’s anniversary ale is a pale, straw coloured bitter with floral, citrus and lightly spiced notes that is brewed using home and Wolds grown barley and water from the farm’s borehole. Available exclusively...


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    May 20, 2013 at 8:53 am
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    Meat-eating Yorkshire folk are invited to #tryveggie at Prashad for National Vegetarian Week

    “Prashad”:http://www.prashad.co.uk/ , the Indian vegetarian restaurant now based in Drighlington, West Yorkshire, which was runner up on Channel 4’s Ramsay’s Best Restaurant 2010, is inviting meat-eating Yorkshire folk to try vegetarian food during National Vegetarian Week 2013 (20-26 May). To mark the annual awareness week, which promotes the benefits of a tasty meat-free lifestyle, Prashad...


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    May 1, 2013 at 3:00 pm
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    A ‘learning vacation’ to scenic Yorkshire in England is a feast for all senses

    With so many Americans addicted to the hit British TV series Downton Abbey it’s no wonder we’re giving England another look when it comes to planning our vacations. So when I heard about some new foodie tours happening in Yorkshire, England’s largest county, I knew I had to check it out because there’s nothing I...


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    May 1, 2013 at 11:20 am
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    Bootham Garden Guesthouse shouts about their stars and champions

    “Bootham Garden Guesthouse”:http://www.bootham-gardens-guesthouse.co.uk/ share with us their stars and champions. *Bootham Gardens Guesthouse* *Producers* “Mannion and co”:http://www.mannionandco.co.uk/ for their breads and cakes. “Arthur Haig”:https://www.facebook.com/arthur.haig for their flash roast ham, Doreen’s Triangular Black Pudding. “Balloon Tree Farm”:http://www.theballoontree.co.uk/ for their fruit. “Bleiker’s Smokehouse”:http://www.bleikerssmokehouse.co.uk/ for their roast salmon. “Neary’s Butchers”:http://www.yelp.co.uk/biz/tony-neary-butchers-york for their sausages, bacon and pies.


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    May 1, 2013 at 12:00 am
June
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    TAKEAWAY WITH A TWIST WOWS JUDGES AT BIG HALIFAX BAKE OFF!

    A takeaway treat of fish and chips, pizza and curry was served up to crowds at the Halifax Food and Drink Festival at the weekend ““ made entirely from cake! Judges at the Festival’s ‘Big Halifax Bake Off’ were treated to sweet instead of savoury fast food on Sunday June 23 when cake-maker Rachel Rosier...


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    June 25, 2013 at 2:39 pm
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    YORKSHIRE CHEESE MAKERS SHEPHERDS PURSE SET TO RELAUNCH BLUE MONDAY FOR ALEX JAMES

    Musician, writer and cheese maker, Alex James, has selected Shepherds Purse to produce his Blue Monday cheese under trademark. North Yorkshire based Shepherds Purse was chosen for its award winning artisan cheese making skills and innovative speciality for making top notch blue cheese at its family farm in Thirsk. Blue Monday, traditionally handmade with 100...


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    June 18, 2013 at 3:54 pm
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    Live Cooking Demos at Ilkley Station by Award winning Michelin Trained Indian Chef

    THE 1875 Restaurant in Menston is celebrating the launch of its new A la Carte menu put together by Head Chef – Vivek Singh Kashiwale, by showcasing what the menu has to offer with a ‘Live Cooking’ demonstration at Ilkley Train Station. Commuters in Ilkley will also be given samples and special offers, aswell as...


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    June 18, 2013 at 1:05 pm
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    CASK ALE DEMANDS PROMPT BREWERY GROWTH

    In response to ever-growing demand for its award-winning cask ales, Ilkley Brewery has invested in a new cask filling machine and will soon be increasing its brewing capacity by an additional 33 per cent to 160 brewers’ barrels or 46,000 pints a week. Later this summer, the brewery will also acquire a new 40 barrel...


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    June 18, 2013 at 11:52 am
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    Businesses collaborate to host an artisanal beer and cheese pairing evening

    Three award winning Yorkshire businesses are collaborating to host a beer and cheese pairing evening. On 27th June, the Yorkshire Wolds Cookery School at Southburn, near Driffield will host a unique gastro event and sampling evening with its first Artisanal Beer and Cheese Pairing. The Cookery School’s resident chef Ali Bilton has created an imaginative...


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    June 13, 2013 at 4:30 pm
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    Micro Brewery launches Hello Velo for Le Grand Départ

    As excitement rises in anticipation of Yorkshire hosting ‘Le Grand Départ’ for the Tour de France in 2014, an East Yorkshire micro-brewery Wold Top Brewery has launched a Tour inspired beer for the millions of cyclists and cycling fans in the UK. Dubbed the ‘Yellow Jersey’ of cycling beers by staff at the Wold Newton...


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    June 13, 2013 at 9:17 am
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    Brewery’s Blonde Beer wins War of the Roses competition

    An East Yorkshire microbrewery is celebrating its success in a War of the Roses themed beer competition. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery’s blonde beer Wold Gold beat stiff competition from Lancashire beer Bad to the Bone and Hurricane from Haworth Steam Brewery to win the accolade of Best Beer at the Wilsden Beer Festival...


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    June 11, 2013 at 3:17 pm
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    EAST YORKSHIRE SMOKED FISH GIVEN STAR TREATMENT AT EUROPE’S TOP BUSINESS CONVENTION

    Paralympic champion David Weir MBE and pop star turned TV science-guru Professor Brian Cox will be among the guests tucking into smoked fish from a Long Riston smokehouse today at Yorkshire’s most prestigious business conference. Up to 700 guests ““ including Tesco supremo Sir Terry Leahy and former Labour MP David Milliband ““ will be...


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    June 7, 2013 at 11:46 am
July
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    Yorkshire Tea Ice Cream makes its debut this weekend as Yorkshire producers come together

    Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has joined forces with fellow Yorkshire business, Taylors of Harrogate, to launch a new Yorkshire Tea flavoured ice cream for this weekend’s Kendal Calling Music Festival. The limited edition ice cream is made using the Yorkshire Tea loose leaf blend which is first brewed and steeped overnight before being...


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    July 26, 2013 at 2:14 pm
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    Celebrate Yorkshire Day on Thursday 1st August 2013 with Langlands

    JOIN LANGLANDS IN SHIPTONTHORPE AND LEEDS TO CELEBRATE YORKSHIRE DAY ON THURSDAY 1ST AUGUST 2013. THEY WILL BE FLYING THE YORKSHIRE FLAG WITH PRIDE NEXT WEEK AND OFFERING ALL LOYALTY CUSTOMERS 10% OFF EVERYTHING IN STORE! (EXCLUDING COFFEE SHOP, CAFE BAR AND GIFT VOUCHERS). RECEIVE A FREE GLASS OF OUR HOMEMADE YORKSHIRE PUNCH ON ARRIVAL...


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    July 26, 2013 at 9:30 am
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    HARROGATE BLUE CHEESE SHORTLISTED IN GROCER NEW PRODUCT AWARD

    North Yorkshire artisan cheese maker, Shepherds Purse, joins the big brands in the dairy industry on the short list for a new product award for outstanding fmcg innovation run by market leading magazine, The Grocer. Harrogate Blue cheese, the latest addition from the Bell family run dairy in Thirsk, is up against leading brands such...


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    July 26, 2013 at 9:21 am
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    NORTH YORKSHIRE FOOD COMPANY HAS CUSTOMERS AT ITS HEART

    It’s secured more than seven awards in the last five years for its fruity liqueurs and its shooting parties, but this week Raisthorpe Manor received its most special accolade ““ an award nominated by its customers. Raisthorpe Manor Fine Foods and its sister shooting company Raisthorpe Flyers scooped a ‘Customer at the Heart’ award this...


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    July 25, 2013 at 10:43 am
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    New £1.2m complex including conferencing facilities and ‘baboon team-building’ to open at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

    The award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park yesterday unveiled a new £1.2m corporate complex, at a a launch event attended by Andrew McKenna, Head of Doncaster Chamber, Councillor Bob Johnson, Julie Wilson, Head of Business Commerce and Tourism for Doncaster and Chloe Wood , Marketing Sheffield. The new complex houses two new conferencing suites. The Outlook Suite...


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    July 19, 2013 at 1:31 pm
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    ‘YOUNG APPRENTICE’S’ HOPE FOR SWEET SUCCESS WITH START-UP STRAWBERRY TEA BUSINESS

    Two Yorkshire teenagers are aiming to be the cream of the crop during their gap year after setting up their own cream tea service at a Pickering farm shop. Best friends and baking buddies Chloe Avison and Georgia Jackson have put their ‘cake obsession’ to good use over the summer holidays by setting up Vintage...


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    July 15, 2013 at 10:47 am
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    East Yorkshire micro brewery wins national award for Innovation

    The team at a Yorkshire coast microbrewery is celebrating after winning a prestigious national award. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery was the winner of the Red Ribbon Award for ‘Innovation’ at a gala awards ceremony in London on 5th July. Over 200 people joined Kate and Alex Balchin from Wold Top Brewery at the...


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    July 9, 2013 at 1:57 pm
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    Full steam ahead for fundraising beer

    Directors and staff at an East Yorkshire microbrewery are celebrating after winning a prestigious contract to brew a celebration ale that will raise valuable funds for the National Railway Museum, one of the Science Museum Group museums. Wold Newton farm based family business Wold Top Brewery has been selected to brew a premium beer to...


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    July 3, 2013 at 9:25 am
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    TCG set to grow coffee sales with Cafeology partnership

    Managed pub and bar group TCG has selected Cafeology as its new coffee partner. The ethical beverage company will supply coffee to the majority of TCG’s sites, and the launch will be supported with ‘hands on’ barista training for all operational staff, colourful marketing materials and in house merchandising as it rolls out over the...


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    July 2, 2013 at 3:59 pm
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    Deliciouslyorkshire competition winner thrilled with his boot of delicious Yorkshire booty!

    Guy Brook from Wetherby was the lucky winner of our awards competition prize. Guy liked and shared a picture of the fabulous prize back in May and was lucky enough to be picked at random from hundreds of entrants through deliciouslyorkshire’s social media sites and website. The prize which was made up of produce from...


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    July 1, 2013 at 2:36 pm
August
September
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    DY announce their final awards shortlist!

    Deliciouslyorkshire has drawn up its list of ‘Champion’ contenders in the Deliciouslyorkshire Awards 2013 ““ food and drink businesses it believes are the cream of the crop. Following on from July’s ‘Product Category’ shortlist, the latest eight shortlisted businesses ““ which range from pies and pickle makers to B&Bs and farm shops ““ went through...


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    September 17, 2013 at 9:33 am
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    NORSEMAN SPRUCES UP FOR MITCHELLS AND BUTLERS DEBUT

    Four months after its maiden voyage, Ilkley Brewery’s Scandinavian-inspired spruce beer, the Norseman, is set to embark on its second endeavour with listings in Nicholson’s and Castle pubs, both belonging of the Mitchells and Butlers brand. From September through to November, the Norseman will be served in cask alongside other award-winning real ales and new-to-market...


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    September 13, 2013 at 9:49 am
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    Record number of nominations received in the Farm Shop & Deli Awards

    With still three weeks before entries close, the all-new Farm Shop & Deli Awards have received a record number of nominations this year, with over 650 received by the public for their favourite speciality retailers. Jack Halliday, Farm Shop & Deli Show Director said “It’s such fantastic news that so many of the British public...


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    September 13, 2013 at 9:29 am
October
November
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    Wharfe Valley Director to join MADE panel

    Wharfe Valley Oils director, Stephen Kilby, will be joining the panel at the Future MADE Festival in Sheffield on November 22. The Wetherby based Rapeseed Oil grower and producer will join an interactive panel of successful entrepeneurs to discuss British business during Global Entrepreneurship Week. Stephen’s business expertise has been previously recognised. He was highly...


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    November 20, 2013 at 4:23 pm
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    Top Collar wins Shell LiveWIRE Award

    Congratulations to Sophie of Top Collar on winning the “Shell Live Wire Grand Idea’s Award this month”:http://www.shell-livewire.org/news/september-2013-winners/ Established in 1982, the Shell LiveWIRE programme offers free online business advice and start-up awards of £1,000 and £10,000 funding to young entrepreneurs in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland). Top Collar is one of deliciouslyorkshire’s...


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    November 4, 2013 at 9:22 am
December
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    Chef, Dean Edwards says make a date with breakfast!

    *Farmhouse Breakfast Week 26 January ““ 1 February 2014* Farmhouse Breakfast Week returns to celebrate the most important meal of the day. Taking place between Sunday 26 January and Saturday 1 February 2014, the week is organised on behalf of UK cereal farmers and producers, who grow and make the foods we enjoy at breakfast....


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    December 19, 2013 at 4:55 pm
2012
January
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    Food firm announces new charity partnership

    A gourmet food, wine and hamper business that has raised tens of thousands of pounds for good causes is lending its support to a local hospice charity. *Lewis & Cooper* has chosen as its nominated charity Herriot Hospice Homecare, which provides care at home to terminally-ill patients across Hambleton and Richmondshire. The charity, which celebrates...


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    January 26, 2012 at 2:23 pm
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    Thriving Ulrick & Short expands to meet growing demand

    In order to support rapid business growth and diversification into new market areas, leading clean label ingredients specialists *Ulrick & Short Ltd* has invested in new technical facilities and extended its development area. Based in West Yorkshire, the new test kitchen has been designed to deliver a more comprehensive and hands on experience for customers....


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    January 26, 2012 at 2:22 pm
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    2012, The Year of Training?

    *2012, the year of training?* With all the confusing changes in employment law and mixed messages from the government to support or hinder small businesses, it would appear the majority of businesses are looking to cross train and up train their staff as a way of escaping the nightmare of confusion around employment law trauma...


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    January 26, 2012 at 11:11 am
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    Valentine Wines from Flourish and Prosper

    Be My Valentine? A note from Sean Welsh – Wine expert from Flourish and Prosper: What could say it better than a case of superb wines to be shared over a number of romantic evenings? I have chosen a few seductive and charming wines that are bound to move the heart of the object of...


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    January 24, 2012 at 4:28 pm
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    A self-taught female beef farmer’s quest for success

    Self-taught beef farmer, Heather Whittaker adopted a ‘take the bull by the horns’ approach to her new chosen career. Seven years of hard work and determination later has seen Heather go from novice to ‘know-how’, winning national awards and producing prize-winning beef, exclusively for Weeton’s of Harrogate. It was back to the classroom for Heather...


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    January 24, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    SHIPLEY DESSERT COMPANY INVESTS FOR GROWTH

    Shipley based bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts, suppliers of premium handmade desserts and pastries to the hospitality and foodservice sector, has invested a five figure sum in new, state of the art equipment to support its growth plans. The award winning company, which is currently trading at 25 per cent ahead of its 2010 performance,...


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    January 23, 2012 at 1:32 pm
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    Award-winning rudding park does it again

    Harrogate’s *Rudding Park Hotel* has now been recognised for the fifth consecutive year at the TripAdvisor® Travellers’ Choice Awards, triumphing over some of the UK’s finest hotels. This prestigious recognition is based solely on the millions of real and unbiased reviews and opinions from travellers gathered on the travel guide website www.tripadvisor.com TM. Peter Banks,...


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    January 23, 2012 at 12:59 pm
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    BLACKER HALL GETS CREATIVE WITH LOCAL CIDER

    *Blacker Hall Farm Shop*, Calder Grove, West Yorkshire, has a reputation for getting creative with sausages and January marks the launch of the newest variety; pork with locally pressed cider. Pure North Cider Press, run by Rob North and his family, is one of the most northerly cider presses in England. Usually confined to the...


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    January 17, 2012 at 10:49 am
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    Yorkshire Chefs Hungry for Year Round Chef Club!

    Budding Jamies and Nigellas have shown they such an appetite for chef lessons that The Cooking School at Dean Clough is now opening its doors to them all year round! One young teenage member is so keen she has been to every single session since the sessions started last May. Claudia Bartholemew from Huddersfield attended...


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    January 17, 2012 at 9:35 am
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    Wolds brewery heads south for prestigious new contract

    A Yorkshire Wolds micro brewery with a strong and loyal following in its Yorkshire heartland is preparing to impress southern drinkers with its award winning ales after securing a prestigious contract to supply beer to the Royal Academy of Arts in London. Wold Newton based *Wold Top Brewery* was invited to supply the Restaurant at...


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    January 17, 2012 at 9:29 am
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    Keelham makes history at Skipton prime beef show opener

    A West Yorkshire farm shop made history when buying the first-ever prime beef champion to pass through Skipton Auction Mart’s newly upgraded main cattle ring at the opening New Year show and sale. Multi award-winning *Keelham Farm Shop* at Thornton, Bradford, paid the leading by-weight price of 223.5p/kg, or £1,095, for the title winner, a...


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    January 17, 2012 at 9:27 am
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    Supermarket success for the Yorkshire Sausage

    Following a summer-long search for Yorkshire’s official sausage in 2011, David Lishman, the Ilkley butcher behind the campaign, has announced that the Yorkshire Sausage will now be sold in ten Morrisons stores across Yorkshire. Sausage fans can now buy their county’s very own banger from the following Morrisons stores: • Ilkley • Keighley • Bradford,...


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    January 16, 2012 at 2:51 pm
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    Makeover complete for Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub

    Following its amazing award success through 2011, *The Shibden Mill Inn* Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub, has completed an impressive phase of development work ahead of the New Year. A considerable sum has been spent by owner, Simon Heaton, sensitively adding to the original character of the delightful 17th Century building. Most impressive of all are the...


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    January 16, 2012 at 2:41 pm
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    TWO FAMILY FOOD FIRMS FORGE SWEET PARTNERSHIP

    Shipley based firm, *Just Desserts*, award winning bakers and pâtissiers to the hospitality and foodservice industry, has forged its first wholesale partnership with Chorley, Lancashire based speciality food distributor, FDP Fine Foods Ltd. The collaboration is part of Just Desserts growth strategy to increase its distribution beyond Yorkshire. Family run FDP Fine Foods will introduce...


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    January 16, 2012 at 1:06 pm
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    Designing Packaging Success

    *Design Futures-Packaging* is a commercially focused packaging design consultancy based within Sheffield Hallam University, using creative design to stimulate innovation and create outstanding packaging and brand identity. We provide a full packaging design and implementation service, including structural packaging design, concept and ideas generation, graphic design, prototyping, pack testing, pack sourcing and packaging research. Our...


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    January 16, 2012 at 10:40 am
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    The Cooking School serves up inspirational meal.

    The Cooking School at Dean Clough has hosted an inspirational dining event with a group of Calderdale teenagers who have sight difficulties. The session was filmed by ITV regional news show Calendar and featured by the Halifax Courier. The 9 young chefs cooked up an impressive range of dishes and showed that their visual impairment...


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    January 13, 2012 at 9:35 am
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    Get Set to Grow with deliciouslyorkshire

    Delivered by industry specialists this series of 6 workshops gives you hands on, expert information on how to grow your business confidently and efficiently. It is important for businesses to grow in the correct way, and essential for businesses to get it right the first time. *The workshops are supported and part-funded by the York,...


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    January 4, 2012 at 2:45 pm
February
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    Mercers Of Yorkshire Get Sticky With The Stars For National Marmalade Week

    Not that anybody needs an excuse to enjoy this lip-smacking treat, but to celebrate the first ever National Marmalade Week (25th Feb ““ 3rd Mar) *Mercers of Yorkshire* have decided to treat their favourite TV personalities to their very own personalised jar of marmalade, in the hope that they’ll be as mad about marmalade as...


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    February 28, 2012 at 1:15 pm
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    Denby Dale Celebrates National Pie Week with a “Pie Piem”

    Denby Dale, Yorkshire’s pie village celebrates national pie week with a “Pie Piem” Yorkshire Poet *Ian McMillian* Raptures Lyrical on Crust, Taties, Gravy and Meat *Denby Dale*, the UK’s only designated “Pie Village” celebrates National Pie Week (5-12th March) with a “Pie Piem” from Yorkshire Bard Ian McMillian. Denby Dale is the famous Pie Village,...


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    February 28, 2012 at 11:49 am
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    Flavrbox: Introducing a New Way to Sell Your Food Produce

    Flavrbox “www.flavrbox.com”:http://www.flavrbox.com/ are a newly launched social enterprise with a simple mission; to make it easy for people all over the country to buy great quality products from Britain’s incredible array of independent food and drink producers. _”We started Flavrbox because we love food, but also because we wanted to do something to create a...


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    February 27, 2012 at 10:57 am
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    Free short course in Food Flavours from The University of Nottingham for deliciouslyorkshire members

    The University of Nottingham are pleased to announce a fantastic opportunity to join their *free training opportunity to deliciouslyorkshire members*. Following a significant funding award, they are able to offer a limited number of fully funded places on our *Short Course in Food Flavour* – 2nd-5th April 2012. *Relevant Content Taught by Flavour Experts* The...


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    February 27, 2012 at 10:42 am
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    Yorkshire dairy farmer to install 80ft wind turbine

    A West Yorkshire dairy farm and ice cream producer has installed a wind turbine which it hopes will provide all of the electricity needed to power the farm. Delph House Farm in Denby Dale is a 250-acre dairy farm with 150 cows and the home of *Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream Company*. The farm has been...


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    February 27, 2012 at 10:33 am
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    LES ROUTIERS ANNOUNCE 2012 AWARD WINNERS!

    Les Routiers are delighted to announce the winners of their Les Routiers Awards 2012, as follows: Bed & Breakfast of the Year ““ *The Griffin Inn near Grantham, Lincolnshire* Hotel of the Year ““ *La Sablonnerie in Sark, Channel Islands* Boutique Hotel of the Year ““ *The Mill at Gordleton in Hordle, Hampshire* Country Retreat...


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    February 27, 2012 at 10:27 am
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    Ripon to do a tasting event on Wednesday 29th February 2012 from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

    Sycamore Business Park, the rural business park at Copt Hewick near Ripon, welcomed another food and drink producer in September 2011. The Little Red Berry Co., which produces hand-made fruit liqueurs from locally sourced ingredients is now supplying a number of local retailers and has recently teamed up with local wine bar, Squiffy’s on Duck...


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    February 27, 2012 at 9:18 am
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    10% reduction for deliciouslyorkshire members on Courses at Askham Bryan College

    *CIEH Level 3 Food Safety (Catering, Retail or Manufacturing)* Usual price £250.00 discounted price £225.00 *CIEH Level 4 Food Safety* Usual price £735.00 discounted price £661.50 *HABC Level 2 Certificate in HACCP Principles* Usual price £95.00 discounted price £85.50 *HABC Level 3 Certificate in HACCP Principles* Usual price £250.00 discounted price £225.00 *CIEH Level 2...


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    February 21, 2012 at 12:02 pm
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    GREEN PLANET INNOVATIONS proudly introduce the EUREKA Heat Recovery System

    *Free hot water from refridgeration waste heat* With ever rising energy prices the EUREKA Heat Recovery System offers you a most efficient way to recover waste heat from refrigeration systems to deliver FREE hot water. All you need is a minimum of 2kW of refrigeration. Reduce Energy Costs Heat water to 55-60C virtually on demand,...


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    February 21, 2012 at 10:27 am
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    Visit our Farm LAMBING DAY

    Sunday 11th March 10am ““ 4pm A Great Day out for all the Family! * Come and meet our new lambs * Free children’s activities – face painting and bouncy castle * Tractor ride farm tours * Visit the dairy ““ robotic milking all day traditional milking at 2.30pm * Plants for sale * Lambing...


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    February 21, 2012 at 10:16 am
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    Yorkshire dessert company champions local producer with rhubarb tart

    As part of its commitment to buy and champion Yorkshire produce, Shipley bakers and pâtissiers, *Just Desserts* has selected Wakefield based family firm E Oldroyd & Sons as its supplier of forced rhubarb. Due to the resurgence in popularity of this traditional crop and to coincide with the forthcoming Wakefield Rhubarb Festival, Just Desserts has...


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    February 21, 2012 at 9:55 am
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    Rosemary Shrager’s Confirms 2 Dates at The Cooking School at Dean Clough

    Rosemary Shrager’s passion for food lit up *The Cooking School at Dean Clough* when she visited for an afternoon in 2011. For 2012 she has confirmed 2 dates at the state of the art cooking school in West Yorkshire and this time, they are full days. For the course participants, it is a chance to...


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    February 21, 2012 at 9:50 am
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    UK’s top food county selects its producer of the year

    *Redhill Farm Free Range Pork* has won the Lincolnshire Producer of the Year award for 2012 at the prestigious Lincolnshire Food & Drink Awards. Redhill Farm’s founders and directors, Jane & Terry Tomlinson were presented with their award at the awards dinner held at the brand new DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Lincoln where Redhill...


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    February 21, 2012 at 9:43 am
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    Stellar Cast of Chefs Line up for Yorkshire’s Finest The 2012 Malton Food Lovers Festival

    The Malton Food Lovers Festival is unashamedly delighted to announce that the finest line up of chefs and cooks anywhere in the country will be in attendance over the weekend of 19th and 20th May. Regular top class foodies and supporters of the event are joined this year by two new chefs, both with a...


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    February 21, 2012 at 9:39 am
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    Innovative liqueur made in Barnsley is causing a stir!

    An award-winning liqueur range inspired by Britain’s best-loved puddings is bringing growing success for its Barnsley creator. Restaurant owner Andy Gardiner began experimenting with recipes two years ago and, with the help of business support organisation Enterprising Barnsley, has turned ‘a bit of fun’ into a thriving business – *Boozy Infusion*. The taste of success...


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    February 15, 2012 at 2:40 pm
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    MJ Pale scoops GOLD in National SIBA competition

    Just three months after its official launch, Ilkley Brewery’s MJ Pale, a hand crafted pale ale from its MJ Artisan Ales range, has won gold at the Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) National Craft Beer in Keg Competition 2012. The competition, which took place at The Barrels in Hereford on Friday 3 February, saw MJ...


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    February 15, 2012 at 1:32 pm
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    North Yorkshire International Trade Week – 21st and 24th February 2012

    Have you ever thought about doing business overseas? If not, or you thought it too difficult, then you might want to think again. Exporting can help you survive and grow. There are real opportunities to trade internationally; UK products, services and expertise continue to be in demand across the world. There are opportunities – both...


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    February 14, 2012 at 2:39 pm
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    International Meet the Buyer at Food & Drink Expo – NEC Birmingham

    International Meet the Buyer at Food & Drink Expo – NEC Birmingham Monday 26 March 2012 – 09:00-16:00 We are delighted to offer UK based food and drink businesses the chance to grow business internationally through our programme of short one to one meetings with international buyers of your choice. Organised by the Food &...


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    February 14, 2012 at 2:27 pm
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    Yorkshire butchers wow judges to take ten top awards

    Butchers from Yorkshire were in the spotlight after scooping ten Champion titles at the BPEX regional roadshow and product evaluation event. The event, at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate on 1 February, was attended by 60 butchers and farm shops from across Yorkshire and the North East who, between them, submitted 300 products for...


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    February 14, 2012 at 2:01 pm
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    Brewer serves up traditional British Favourite at Premium Pubs

    *Goes together like Cake and Cheese…* Keighley based family brewer, Timothy Taylor, has joined forces with two fellow Yorkshire family businesses to serve up a slice of British tradition across its premium dining pub estate – fruit cake and cheese. Artisan cheese maker, Shepherds Purse of Thirsk will supply its award-winning cheeses and Shipley bakers...


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    February 13, 2012 at 2:20 pm
March
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    Big Thanks from DY

    Before the launch of the eagerly anticipated DY awards 2012, we’d like to take the opportunity to thank the many companies who have sponsored the event, making it the success that it is. Special thanks must go to Tesco’s who were our headline sponsor during the 2011-12 awards. *Overall Event Sponsor: Tesco* Best Drink: *SIBA*...


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    March 27, 2012 at 3:06 pm
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    Yorkshire’s on the Map at Food & Drink Expo

    Running from 25 to 27 March 2012, *Food & Drink Expo*, featuring Farm Shop & Deli, showcases products and services from over 550 suppliers, plus topical and interactive live events reflecting current and future industry trends, helping to put visitors’ businesses ahead of the competition. Deliciouslyorkshire will be at the event showcasing some member’s products...


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    March 23, 2012 at 4:39 pm
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    Asda looks local for Vale of York Ice Cream.

    A Vale of York ice cream maker is celebrating after winning a contract to supply 14 Asda stores throughout Yorkshire as part of the retailer’s Local Favourites initiative. From 12th March, Asda stores including York, Harrogate and Huddersfield will stock 500ml tubs of best-selling Double Choc Chip, Caramel Honeycomb and Vanilla with Vanilla Pod real...


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    March 22, 2012 at 11:43 am
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    Seasonal staff on move again

    *Direct Law & Personnel*, Deliciouslyorkshire’s dedicated employment law and HR suppliers, are often asked to advise the issue of temporary workers and casual staff. Issues arising with their employment status and rights have changed recently following amendments to existing laws meaning rates of pay have to be the same as permanent staff and there is...


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    March 21, 2012 at 4:04 pm
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    Huddersfield ice cream producer unveils ‘bigger and better’ ice cream parlour.

    Huddersfield artisan ice cream producer *Yummy Yorkshire* has opened its doors to a bigger and better ice cream parlour and coffee shop. The new ice cream parlour located on Yummy Yorkshire’s Denby Dale farm has been funded through a grant from the Rural Development Programme for England and is twice as big as the former...


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    March 21, 2012 at 1:11 pm
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    Hockney demand secures second order for Wolds brewery

    A Yorkshire Wolds micro brewery is delighted that the appeal of the Hockney exhibition at the Royal Academy in London has resulted in a second order from the prestigious catering company Peyton & Byrne. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery has been supplying its Wold Top Bitter, Wold Gold, Wolds Way and gluten free beer...


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    March 21, 2012 at 1:08 pm
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    Why social networking and an up-to-date website could help you gain more business

    CrucialContacts has been developed, as a cost-effective way to help smaller businesses keep ahead of the competition. We help you promote your services/products through your website and social networking and let you concentrate on your business. *Why should you care?* The internet is increasing as the source for which customers seek products and services year...


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    March 17, 2012 at 11:34 am
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    “Well Preserved” – Harrogate Preserves

    Tom Hay (Harrogate Advertiser) sings the praises of a home-grown business – Harrogate Preserves. We are suckers for things in jars. Chutneys. pickles, Jams, marmalades, sauces, whatever it is. If you stick it in a cylindrical glass and shove a lid on it, we’ll be happy. Its daft, given this that it’s taken us so...


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    March 17, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Ilkley brewery and Lishman’s selected for Royal visit

    Two award-winning Ilkley businesses, *Ilkley Brewery* and *Lishman’s* butchers, have announced they will each welcome HRH The Princess Royal to the spa town on Tuesday 3 April 2012 as part Her Royal Highness’ visit to West Yorkshire. It is known that Her Royal Highness personally selected Lishman’s and Ilkley Brewery as two of the businesses...


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    March 15, 2012 at 1:41 pm
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    ‘Tree Talk’. How the Man from Bettys became a Benevolent Banker Hotel du Vin, Harrogate, HG1 1LB, Friday 23 March, 12 noon

    I would be delighted if you could join me and the Cicada team at the Hotel du Vin on Friday 23 March for Cicada’s spring lunch. This is the first of our 25th year anniversary celebrations. Our special guest will be the former Chairman and Chief Executive of Bettys & Taylors Group, Jonathan Wild who...


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    March 15, 2012 at 1:30 pm
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    Innovative ices selected for new Saga ship

    A Vale of York ice cream maker is celebrating after winning a contract to supply its premium ice cream to the newest Saga cruise ship. Acaster Malbis based family ice cream business *Yorvale* won the business after impressing Saga development chefs with a new range of Fusion Inspired ice creams that will be served in...


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    March 15, 2012 at 1:24 pm
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    NGS garden opening coincides with brewery open day in the heart of Hockney Country

    Visitors to the popular Yellow Book garden Hunmanby Grange on the Yorkshire Wolds will get extra value for money on the Diamond Jubilee holiday weekend of 2ndand 3rdJune when the opening of the garden coincides with the annual open day for award winning East Yorkshire micro-brewery, Wold Top Brewery. For just £3.50 visitors will be...


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    March 15, 2012 at 1:19 pm
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    East Yorkshire Brewery celebrates gluten free shortlist.

    An East Yorkshire micro brewery is celebrating after its best selling gluten free beer has been shortlisted for a national award. Wold Top Against the Grain, brewed by Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery, has been shortlisted in the Gluten Free Beer category of the Free From Food Awards. Commenting on the nomination, brewery owner...


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    March 13, 2012 at 10:13 am
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    Keelham’s Kyle to represent England in top young butchers competition.

    Up-and coming butcher Kyle Mottram, a rising star at Keelham Farm Shop in Thornton, Bradford, is to receive specialist training in preparation for one of the world’s top competitions for young butchers. Kyle, 21, of Haworth, is one of three budding butchers chosen by industry body, The National Federation of Meat and Food Traders (NFMFT),...


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    March 13, 2012 at 10:08 am
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    Record Crowds Visit Annual Lambing Event

    RECORD-breaking crowds enjoyed the Spring sunshine at Askham Bryan College’s annual lambing day. The York-based college welcomed about 6,000 visitors for a day of activities and fun. Everything from tractor rides to cows being milked were on the agenda and for the first time there were demonstrations of spinning and weaving, courtesy of the Guild...


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    March 13, 2012 at 9:45 am
April
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    Hinchliffe’s Proves It’s ‘The One’ Stop Shop For Perfect Pork Pies

    Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop resident pork pie aficionado teaches The One Show’s Anita Rani the secrets of an award-winning pie to die for. The BBC’s The One Show paid a visit to Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop and Restaurant on Saturday to learn how to make the perfect pork pie ““ pies that beat off competition to win...


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    April 30, 2012 at 3:47 pm
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    Cooking up success as business expands

    Successful Penistone business woman Jacqueline Marsden, who established the company *Penistone Puddings & Pies*, last year, has been awarded a grant to develop the business by the Peak District National Park Authority & Sheffield City Council under the Villages & Communities Together Project. Penistone Puddings & Pies specialises in producing home-made pies and puddings, and...


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    April 30, 2012 at 10:51 am
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    General Food Market Manager Required for New Farm Shop Opening

    General Food Market Manager Required for New Farm Shop Opening An established and rapidly expanding successful 3 generation independent retailer, with a reputation for delivering exceptional service and quality of goods will be opening a modern state of the art Food Market in summer 2012 We are looking for a hugely ambitious manager who has...


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    April 23, 2012 at 10:49 am
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    Yorkshire Bakery Says Local Economy Will Be Harmed By Pasty VAT Hike

    Thomas the Baker has slammed the Government’s proposed Hot Food Tax branding it “impossible” and launching a petition against it throughout its 34 stores. The family firm is asking customers to sign a petition to urge Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne to reconsider his proposal to apply 20% VAT to hot take away food...


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    April 23, 2012 at 10:12 am
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    Brand New Family Cooking at The Cooking School at Dean Clough

    Brand New Family Cooking at The Cooking School at Dean Clough The Cooking School at Dean Clough is offering, for the first time, a family cooking class for children and adults to participate in at the same time. For over 12 months, the hugely successful Junior and Teens Chef’s club has been offering Budding Jamies...


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    April 12, 2012 at 2:32 pm
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    Gopher Deals

    Based in Leeds; *Gopher Deals* are a discount voucher promotion service who specialise in delivering more customers into businesses online and offline throughout Yorkshire. We have recently launched a brand new website and our mission is to help promote and grow as many fantastic local businesses as we can. Unlike other discount voucher websites we...


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    April 12, 2012 at 11:06 am
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    YO1 Events presents ‘INSIDEOUT’.

    YO1 Events is a collection of the city’s promoters, musicians and artists who are coming together to create an event, the like of which hasn’t been seen in York before. On Saturday 2nd June 2012, YO1 Events presents ‘INSIDEOUT’. An exciting new one-day event, that is easy on the pocket and where you don’t have...


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    April 11, 2012 at 4:01 pm
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    Maundy Money Recipient at The Grange Hotel

    Mrs Beryl Cross, pictured on the left of the attached photo showing her two Maundy Money purses , with her husband Kenneth and their family, enjoying lunch in The Ivy Brasserie at *The Grange Hotel* following the Maundy Thursday Ceremony at York Minster today. Mrs Cross from Little Weighton near Beverley was thrilled to be...


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    April 11, 2012 at 3:53 pm
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    Ulrick & Short’s Diet Of Fibre Ingredients Hits The Spot

    The food industry has been crying out for new innovative meal options that satisfy both retailer specifications and consumer palates and fuller for longer foods have been a real growth area. This unprecedented demand for foods that keep hunger pangs at bay, has meant that Ulrick & Short Ltd has had an overwhelming response from...


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    April 11, 2012 at 3:38 pm
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    Rudding Park Named As A Finalist In The Visit England Awards For Excellence

    Harrogate’s *Rudding Park Hotel, Spa & Golf* has been named as a finalist in the ‘Hotel of the Year’ category of the nationwide VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2012. These prestigious awards take place on 22 May 2012 and Rudding Park will be guaranteed to receive a Gold, Silver, Bronze or Highly Commended Award. James Berresford,...


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    April 5, 2012 at 11:12 am
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    Joy And ‘jubilee-ation’ For Royal Visit To Ilkley Brewery

    HRH The Princess Royal was the ‘toast’ of the town when she visited *Ilkley Brewery* on Tuesday 3 April 2012. Flag waving fans fanned the streets to welcome Her Royal Highness to this iconic West Yorkshire spa town where she made Ilkley Brewery her first port of call, a business she personally selected to visit...


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    April 5, 2012 at 8:21 am
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    Success for Salvos at The Cooking School

    Award winning Italian restaurant Salvo’s has been sharing the secrets of its success to a sell-out crowd at the *Cooking School* in Halifax. And it wasn’t just delicious food that kept the audience gripped, but owner Gip Dammone’s story telling and entertaining talent! Brothers Gip and John Dammone who are celebrating 35 years running their...


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    April 4, 2012 at 10:41 am
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    The alternative Easter egg from Riverford Organic

    The alternative Easter egg from Riverford Organic ““ naturally dyed with vegetables! Easter does not have to be all about the chocolate; vegetables have plenty of fun to offer too! Vegbox delivery company Riverford Organic, based at Home Farm in Newby Wiske, is encouraging families to use them to make pretty, naturally dyed Easter eggs....


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    April 4, 2012 at 10:29 am
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    Best In Britain Title For Helmsley Ice Cream Maker

    A North Yorkshire ice cream maker has been voted the best in Britain. David Otterburn who runs *Ryeburn of Helmsley* has been awarded the prestigious Champion of Champions accolade by the Ice Cream Alliance – the trade body for the UK’s £1billion ice cream industry. David’s Nutella flavoured ice cream was declared the best of...


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    April 2, 2012 at 3:12 pm
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    Yorkshire Wolds brewery celebrates ‘remarkable’ achievement

    A Yorkshire Wolds micro brewery is celebrating after winning a prestigious tourism award. Wold Newton based *Wold Top Brewery* was shortlisted in the Remarkable Fayre category of the REYTAs (Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards) and was delighted to beat stiff competition from Mr Moo’s, Drewton’s, White Rabbit Chocolate Company, Manor Farm Beef and Three Little...


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    April 2, 2012 at 12:40 pm
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    Yorkshire Sloe Gin Proves to be a Real Work of Art!

    The makers of an award-winning Yorkshire sloe gin have discovered the fruits of their labour came straight out of a Hockney landscape painting! Julia Medforth, owner of *Raisthorpe Manor Fine Foods* near Malton, North Yorkshire recently learned that the trees under which she forages for sloes for her gold medal winning gin is the exact...


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    April 2, 2012 at 12:21 pm
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    Night of the Michelin Star at The Cooking School

    The Michelin starred Box Tree Restaurant from Ilkley began its 50th birthday celebrations last night with a gourmet tasting event at the *Cooking School at Dean Clough*. The award winning restaurant team delighted a packed house of eager foodies at the Halifax school with a demonstration and tasting of their modern French classic menu. Head...


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    April 2, 2012 at 12:19 pm
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    Lottie Shaw’s Bakery Backs Forgotten Foods Movement

    A Yorkshire family bakery with more than 100 years heritage is embracing the battle to bring Britain’s forgotten foods back into shops and homes, with Yorkshire Parkin cited as a food to revive. Elland based *Lottie Shaw’s Seriously Good Yorkshire Parkin*, which is handmade to a family recipe passed down through generations, is seeing growing...


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    April 2, 2012 at 12:12 pm
May
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    GRANDMA ABSON’S DONCASTER JUBILEE BUTTERSCOTCH & ORANGE CAKE

    5 oz (175grams) butter 5 oz (175g) soft brown sugar 3 eggs 5 oz (175g) self raising flour (sieved) Pinch of salt Grated rind of 1 large orange Strained juice of ½ orange “Preheat the oven to 180°C, Mark 4, 350F. Line the bases of 2 x 20cm sandwich tins with non-stick baking paper. Cream...


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    May 30, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Keelham butcher duo on the run for charity

    Two young apprentice butchers from Keelham Farm Shop in Thornton are going on the run this week, but it’s all perfectly legal and above board! Kyle Mottram, aged 21, of Haworth, and 25-year-old Andrew Scholes, of Wibsey, are taking to the track at Wetherby Racecourse, on Thursday (May 31) to run in a fancy dress...


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    May 29, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Put your best foot forward in support of Wakefield Hospice on Sunday 30th September at their annual Sponsored Walks event.

    5, 10 and 15 mile routes to choose from, starting and finishing at *Blacker Hall Farm Shop*. The walks are a great opportunity to remember loved ones, see some beautiful countryside and raise much needed funds for the Hospice. These are countryside walks so are not suitable for pushchairs. There will also be a number...


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    May 29, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Yorkshire Crisps To Supply Leading Middle Eastern Airline

    *Yorkshire Crisps* has secured an exciting new contract to supply the leading Middle Eastern airline with its range of gourmet crisps. Yorkshire Crisps will be available, free of charge, in all classes on board the airline’s aircraft as well as in their exclusive airport lounges in a new 25g size bag. Tim Wheatley of Yorkshire...


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    May 17, 2012 at 2:31 pm
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    Fodder Food Hall Trials New Home Baked Range From Lottie Shaw’s

    Britain’s first charitable food hall, Fodder, run and championed by the Yorkshire Agricultural Society to showcase local produce, is set to trial a new *Seriously Good* home baked range of sharing and treating products from *Lottie Shaw’s*, a Yorkshire family bakery with more than 100 years heritage. Elland, West Yorkshire based Lottie Shaw’s is committed...


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    May 17, 2012 at 2:20 pm
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    York students speak out to world leaders in Rio

    A group of students from The Joseph Rowntree School will be speaking out about the future of children and our planet to world leaders at the Rio +20 Earth Summit in June. Inspired by the forthcoming global conference in Brazil, the Year 8 students are organising their own event at which they will deliver a...


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    May 17, 2012 at 2:18 pm
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    Cricket challenge for food firm’s fellow businesses

    A FOOD firm at the heart of its community is calling on fellow businesses to step up to the crease as part of a sporting call to action. Lewis & Cooper has encouraged fellow Northallerton traders Sam Turner & Sons and Barkers to get together cricket teams for some competitive action at the town’s cricket...


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    May 15, 2012 at 9:07 am
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    Penistone Pies & Puddings Cookery courses 2012

    They make an ideal gift or birthday surprise! *Friday 13th and 20th April 2012 – Perfect Pastry!* A good cook needs to know how to make perfect pastry and it needn’t be a mystery, or something to be frightened of! With a few simple techniques and some family secrets, you can learn how to make...


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    May 15, 2012 at 9:02 am
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    Fresh Ideas from Speciality Food Show Harrogate 24-25 June

    On June 24-25th one of Britain’s most respected food trade events, the *Harrogate Speciality Food Show*, will bring together hundreds of fine food buyers and artisan producers from the UK and beyond. An annual focal point for food businesses from the heart of Britain, the show at the Yorkshire Event Centre also attracts top buyers...


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    May 15, 2012 at 8:58 am
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    Coffee Bean Meets Fine Cuisine

    An opportune visit to York’s famous restaurant 31 Castlegate led to a full on coffee tasting and blending session with an interesting outcome. Laurence Beardmore, owner of the *York Coffee Emporium*, York’s Independent Artisan Coffee Roasting Company explains, _”I’d previously met with Roy (Spence ““ Restaurant Manager) at 31 Castlegate and realised he appreciated good...


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    May 14, 2012 at 9:58 am
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    Wartime rationing is happening with Yorkshire asparagus crop

    The English asparagus season has proved to be one of the most difficult in years; it started off very well due to a warm March but quickly went wrong during the cold wet spell in April and the month of May so far. The *Balloon Tree Farm Shop* in North Yorkshire luckily has an area...


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    May 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm
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    Law firm strengthens personal legal service

    LAW firm *Ward Hadaway* is further strengthening its personal legal services to clients in Yorkshire. Partner Paula Myers, who has particular expertise in the growing area of disputed wills and trusts, is transferring to the firm’s Leeds office to bolster Ward Hadaway’s expanding Private Client team. Paula has over 13 years’ specialist experience in litigation...


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    May 8, 2012 at 9:19 am
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    Ilkley Brewery Makes National Local Business Accelerators Final

    Seeing off competition from 3,000 other Yorkshire businesses, *Ilkley Brewery* has triumphed as the region’s winner of the Newspaper Society’s Local Business Accelerators competition. The West Yorkshire brewery, just three years old, will now go up against 11 other UK companies at the national final of the initiative. Based on its strength of brand and...


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    May 2, 2012 at 12:44 pm
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    The Hunt Is On For Harrogate’s Lost Treasures…

    …Do You Have A Slice Of History Hidden In Your Drawers? *Weeton’s of Harrogate* is launching an historical hunt for the original carving implements used at Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee Ox Roasting on the Stray ““ an event that the award-winning farm shop is painstakingly re-creating for the Diamond Jubilee weekend in June. Weeton’s ““...


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    May 2, 2012 at 12:40 pm
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    Yorkshire Based CGC Events Wins Event Caterer of the Year

    Garforth based event caterers *CGC Event Caterers* were named Event Caterer of the Year by the Cost Sector Catering Awards in a ceremony at London’s Hilton Metropole Hotel. CGC Events caters for a wide range of high profile events across Britain; it caters exclusively to 10 racecourses in Yorkshire & the North East including the...


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    May 1, 2012 at 1:25 pm
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    WPA Pinfold wins Gold for Daniel Thwaites Packaging Redesign

    We are proud to announce that we have won gold at the Design Business Association’s 2012 awards for most effective packaging design. Our winning entry, for Thwaites seasonal beers, was designed to communicate ‘fresh’ and ‘craft’ to the consumer. The simplicity of the designs made them easy to roll out across the range and the...


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    May 1, 2012 at 1:20 pm
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    Festival promises pure poetry for real ale lovers as local brewery turns five

    Pints, pulpits and poets are set to make an East Yorkshire brewery’s fifth birthday a Marvell-ous occasion. Great Newsome Brewery celebrates the major milestone this weekend (19-21 April) at the 2012 Hull Real Ale and Cider Festival in the historic surroundings of Hull’s Holy Trinity Church. Sixty real ales, 25 real ciders and perries and...


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    May 1, 2012 at 1:14 pm
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    Halifax school uses its loaf to encourage students to eat healthy bread

    A Halifax based secondary school has used its loaf to encourage students to eat healthier bread. Hipperholme & Lightcliffe High School called in Elland-based Thomas’s Bakery, a family run craft bakery with more than 100 years heritage, to develop a healthier, high fibre bread that its students would love. The result is a bread bap...


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    May 1, 2012 at 1:00 pm
June
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    Cooking Course is “Made in Yorkshire”

    Whether it’s the lush green dales, the scenic coastlines, the rich heritage or the friendly people, Yorkshire has all the right ingredients to be called God’s Country. Though The Cooking School will be using other types of Yorkshire ingredients in its Made in Yorkshire cooking course. Inspired by the beauty of Yorkshire The Cooking School...


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    June 29, 2012 at 10:56 am
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    Wedding favours inspire Wolds winner

    A former mortgage broker turned artisan food producer has extended his range of popular Chilli Jams to appeal to a wider audience. Thixendale based Simon Barrett, AKA The Chilli Jam Man, has launched a mellow version of his best selling Original Chilli Jam and has named it after the area that inspires his foodie creations....


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    June 27, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Wold Top Brewery supports Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival

    Award-winning Wold Top Brewery will once again be providing refreshment for the hundreds of people visiting this year’s Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues Festival from 6th to 8th July. Billed by a critic for The Independent as “Possibly the most enjoyable jazz concert I’ve ever attended”, the annual festival is held in the beautiful, award-winning...


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    June 27, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    FOOD AND DRINK MEET THE BUYER

    3 July 2012 ““ Xcel Centre, Darlington A direct, effective event where suppliers from the food and drink industry can meet and sell to new buyers The best day of selling you will ever have! “Meet the Buyer” enables food and drink companies to meet and sell to regional and national buyers who are all...


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    June 22, 2012 at 10:54 am
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    Leeds Deli the Best in the North

    We’ve just found out that we’ve won Deli of The Year, North East England- for the second year running!!!! Yaaayyyy!!!!! We really didn’t expect to win again and are chuffed to bits to have kept the title in Leeds. A huge thank you to you- our fabulous customers who voted for us and told the...


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    June 22, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    ITV1 Food Glorious Food – the search for Britain’s best loved recipe – is this you?

    ITV1’s new show – Food, Glorious, Food Want to see your recipe on the shelves of M&S and win a substantial cash prize? This is a search for Britain’s best loved recipe, all it takes is the ability to cook one delicious dish. Everyone has a special recipe that tugs on the heart strings, brings...


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    June 20, 2012 at 1:29 pm
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    RAISTHORPE MANOR TAKES ITS BEST SHOT AT CHARITY FUNDRAISING

    Raisthorpe Flyers, based at the picturesque 1-000 acre estate, Raisthorpe Manor in Thixendale is celebrating after raising a staggering £50,000, at its recent charity shoot day in aid of the Soldiers’ Charity ABF. The charity shoot day was back by popular demand, following the success of last year’s inaugural event, which also raised over £50,000...


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    June 20, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    ULRICK & SHORT’S FLAX-ABILITY IS KEY SOURCE OF OMEGA 3

    Extracted from the richest vegetable source of Omega 3 in the world – flax – Ulrick & Short Ltd’s latest addition to its extensive range of clean label ingredients is a highly functional, non-GM Nordic flax oil, which can help food manufacturers deliver a natural source of Omega 3 in finished products such as breads,...


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    June 20, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    SLOEMOTION No. 7

    As part of the summer of British celebration North Yorkshire company SLOEmotion has extended their range with a ground-breaking new product, SLOEMOTION No. 7 – a drink designed for the summer party or barbeque with the simple addition of lemonade, fruit, herbs and ice. A twist on the traditional fruit or summer cup, SLOEMOTION No....


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    June 19, 2012 at 4:23 pm
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    Meet the Chief

    Yorkshire’s multi-award winning Ilkley Brewery launches The Chief: the latest beer in its Origins range. The double hopped 7% IPA is an American classic bristling with flavour and character made using all-American Magnum, Columbus and Chinook hops. The Chief is the latest beer in Ilkley’s Orgins line which celebrates some of the world’s greatest ales....


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    June 19, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Homegrown Food Fesrtival – Northallerton

    The Homegrown Food Festival aims to bring the people of Northallerton and surrounding towns and villages closer to the food that is produced on their doorstep. The event will showcase food and drink produced from within a 30 mile radius of the town and is an opportunity to celebrate local food producers and their products....


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    June 15, 2012 at 4:19 pm
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    Second Sainsbury’s Success for Yorkshire Coast Brewery

    An award winning Yorkshire Coast brewery is celebrating after reaching the finals of Sainsbury’s Great British Beer Hunt for the second consecutive year. Wold Newton based Wold Top Brewery entered its new beer Scarborough Fair IPA into the national competition that guarantees a listing with the supermarket for the ultimate winners and was delighted to...


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    June 13, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream wows Mumford & Sons with bespoke ‘Huddersfield’ flavoured milkshake

    A West Yorkshire ice cream producer has launched a new range of milkshakes which it unveiled at the Mumford & Sons concert on June 2 at Greenhead Park, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Award-winning artisan ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire wowed the band with an exclusive Dandelion & Burdock milkshake called Stopover Special ““ ‘A Taste of...


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    June 11, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    ULRICK & SHORT EXPANDS INTO ASIA-PACIFIC MARKETS

    Following unprecedented overseas demand for its functional clean label ingredients, Ulrick & Short Ltd has appointed Starch Products Company (Thailand) as its Asia Pacific distribution partner to cover Australia, New Zealand, The Philippines, South Korea and Thailand. Chosen for its starch chemistry expertise, production capabilities and sector specific knowledge, Starch Products has extensive experience in...


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    June 6, 2012 at 12:22 pm
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    Dads Flock to The Cooking School at Dean Clough

    Chefs at The Cooking School at Dean Clough in West Yorkshire are noticing a boom in the number of men taking up cooking courses. At a recent fish course at the School in Halifax, 50% of the students were men, a rise on the usual gender split which is typically at around 20% The rise...


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    June 1, 2012 at 12:00 am
July
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    deliciouslyorkshire Awards prove particularly sweet for chocolatier

    For a small producer like Brigg-based Sciolti Botanical Chocolates, winning a prestigious industry award can make all the difference to your business. And what a difference the deliciouslyorkshire Awards have made to owner Fiona Sciolti who last year won the Best Confectionery category for her Seriously Ginger Chocolate Thins. Says Fiona: “deliciouslyorkshire is a real...


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    July 31, 2012 at 2:46 pm
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    Yorvale selected as York Mystery Plays 2012 supplier

    Vale of York ice cream manufacturer Yorvale has been awarded the contract to supply its ice cream to visitors at the York Mystery Plays 2012 (2 – 27th August). Visitors to the theatrical extravaganza will be able to enjoy 120ml tubs of Yorvale’s most popular flavours thanks to staff who will tour the audience during...


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    July 31, 2012 at 1:14 pm
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    SHEPHERDS PURSE WINS GOLD AT INTERNATIONAL CHEESE AWARDS

    As the Olympics prepares to kick off, artisan cheese maker, Shepherds Purse of Thirsk, North Yorkshire, is celebrating winning it’s very own Gold medal after scooping a win for its Buffalo Blue cheese at the 115th International Cheese Awards. The industry Awards, held at Dorford Park, Nantwich, Cheshire this week, represent the largest and most...


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    July 25, 2012 at 4:38 pm
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    deliciouslyorkshire Awards deliver new business potential

    Now in their eighth year, the deliciouslyorkshire Awards are much-coveted ““ just ask Andy Gardiner, owner of Beatson House Restaurant, South Yorkshire. Andy won the Best Drink category last year for his Jamaica Ginger Cake Infusion, one of his ‘Boozy Infusions’ after dinner liqueurs. The product also took the honours in the Consumer Choice category....


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    July 24, 2012 at 2:35 pm
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    The Proudfoot Group celebrates Yorkshire Day at its Newby Store

    Local supermarket chain The Proudfoot Group is celebrating Yorkshire Day on 1st August with a special event day, which will be held at its Newby store located on Scalby Road from 12 noon until 4pm. The event will celebrate all things Yorkshire with more than 15 local food and drinks suppliers offering free tasting samples...


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    July 24, 2012 at 12:35 pm
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    FAIR DEAL ON MILK FROM RIVERFORD

    Riverford Organic Farms has been praised for its fair pay to British dairy farmers in the wake of the row over milk prices. The vegbox scheme has an exclusive relationship with Archdeacon Newton-based Acorn Dairy which supplies milk for Riverford’s vegboxes produced at its Home Farm, near Newby Wiske. Director of Acorn Dairy Caroline Tweddle...


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    July 24, 2012 at 11:15 am
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    JUST DESSERTS GETS A SLICE OF THE LOCAL PANTRY

    Award-winning Yorkshire bakers and pâtissiers, Just Desserts of Shipley, suppliers of handmade desserts and pastries to the hospitality and foodservice sector, has added another food shop to its growing foodservice customer base. The Local Pantry, a new family run food shop and café, in Leathley, near Pool in Wharfedale, has selected the company as its...


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    July 23, 2012 at 10:48 am
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    Help Propylene Bags Needed!

    Side Oven Bakery is in need of poly propylene bags for packing their delicious muesli and granola. They need a heavy duty liner about : 1st 90x 152x300x40mg 150mg and 2nd 14″ long. If you could supply these or have information of someone who can help please contact Caroline Sellers on 01262 488376.


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    July 17, 2012 at 3:55 pm
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    Course Marks Partnership Between Cooking Schools

    Since 1995 Ashburton Cookery School has been setting exceptional standards in teaching, cooking and using local produce. These are also the reasons why Ashburton is offering its customers in the North of England an opportunity to learn at The Cooking School at Dean Clough who will be partnering with Ashburton to deliver its 5 day...


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    July 17, 2012 at 11:21 am
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    YUMMY YORKSHIRE AND TEA EXPERIENCE SPICE UP ICE CREAM MARKET

    Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has joined forces with fellow Yorkshire business, The Tea Experience, to launch a new spicy chai tea flavoured ice cream as part of its commitment to buy and champion Yorkshire produce. The unusual ice cream flavour is made with a black spicy chai loose tea blend from Doncaster based...


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    July 16, 2012 at 11:48 am
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    THE SEARCH IS ON FOR REGION’S BEST FOOD AND DRINK

    The search is on for the very best food and drink from Yorkshire and Humber with the launch of the eighth annual deliciouslyorkshire awards. The awards recognise and celebrate the crème de la crème of the region’s food and drink sector, showcasing its fantastic produce and celebrating the outstanding achievements of producers, retailers and the...


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    July 12, 2012 at 3:13 pm
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    HARVEY NICHOLS TAKES ILKLEY ALES

    Luxury department store Harvey Nichols has added Ilkley Brewery beers to a selection of their food markets and wine shops. It is the only regional beer brand to be stocked nationwide alongside the store’s permanent international brands. Real ale connoisseurs can now buy Ilkley’s award-winning craft beers from the Knightsbridge store in London as well...


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    July 5, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Vacancy: Temporary Administrative Assistant

    *About deliciouslyorkshire* deliciouslyorkshire is a not for profit organisation providing vital support to a diverse range of food and beverage producers, retailers and distinguished hospitality operators in the Yorkshire Region. Based at Askham Bryan College near York our team help the region’s food and drink businesses to grow, innovate and tell the world about the...


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    July 4, 2012 at 2:42 pm
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    ULRICK & SHORT REINFORCES CORE VALUES WITH BRAND AWARENESS AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT CAMPAIGNS

    With over three decades of starch experience between them, Andrew Ulrick and Adrian Short founders of multi-million pound clean label ingredients company Ulrick & Short, are stepping up their promotional activities to further reinforce the core values of a brand range, which bears their names. As part of the programme the company will be highlighting...


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    July 4, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Keelham double champions coup at Skipton prime shows

    A West Yorkshire farm shop landed yet another prime time champions’ buying coup at Skipton Auction Mart’s July show and sale. (Mon, July 2) Keelham Farm Shop in Thornton, Bradford, purchased the champion prime lambs, a pen of five 37kg Beltex-cross shown by Frankland Farms, of Rathmell, for £125 per head, or 337.8p/kg, by far...


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    July 3, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    The Cooking School at The Great Yorkshire Show

    The 174 year-old Great Yorkshire Show has steadily become synonymous with quality, showcasing Yorkshire’s finest agricultural feats and the best of what Yorkshire has to offer. In that spirit Matthew Benson-Smith from The Cooking School at Dean Clough and Robert Ramsden from Delifresh will be on the Game Stage, on 10 July, cooking Duck Two...


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    July 3, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Leeds butcher is new Yorkshire president

    Leeds butcher Andrew Green is the new president of the Confederation of Yorkshire Butchers Councils. Andrew, of Wilsons Butchers in Crossgates, takes over from outgoing president, Ilkley butcher David Lishman. One of his key roles during his year in office is to host the confederation president’s annual dinner dance of the eve of the 24rd...


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    July 2, 2012 at 3:14 pm
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    ADE EDMONDSON BAKES YORKSHIRE PARKIN WITH LOTTIE SHAW’S

    Funnyman, writer and musician, Ade Edmondson recently visited a Yorkshire craft bakery with more than 100 years heritage to meet the family behind its award-winning Yorkshire Parkin. Elland based Lottie Shaw’s welcomed the Ade in Britain tv presenter as part of his county to county travels in his mini caravan to sample the best food...


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    July 2, 2012 at 2:47 pm
August
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    Huddersfield Ice Cream Company wins contract with local Co-operative stores

    Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has been appointed to supply three branches of a Co-operative in the Holme valley, Kirklees, West Yorkshire. Yummy Yorkshire will be supplying 500ml and 120ml take away tubs of chocolate, caramel fudge, strawberry and vanilla ice cream to the Wooldale Co-operative Society which includes stores in Wooldale, Thongsbridge and...


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    August 28, 2012 at 1:03 pm
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    Perfect for a Bank Holiday BBQ

    Why not make the most of the long weekend and call in to our farm shop for some award winning local and organic meat. We have a full selection of: Organic Beef; steaks, burgers and joints Organic Lamb; steaks, chops and joints Free Range Organic Chicken; breast fillets, drumsticks and thighs Rare Breed Pork; sausages,...


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    August 23, 2012 at 1:29 pm
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    BUTCHERS ARMS TRIALS BLOSSOMING NEW BREW

    Country pub and restaurant, The Butcher’s Arms based in Hepworth, Huddersfield, has added a blossoming new beverage to its dessert menu for discerning tea drinkers. The Flowering Tea Blooms, skilfully handmade by Chinese artisans for speciality Doncaster tea company, The Tea Experience, are being trialled at the popular gastropub. Diners will be able to enjoy...


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    August 22, 2012 at 1:07 pm
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    NEW Christmas Market confirmed for Harrogate ““ 22-25 November 2012

    Harrogate Chamber of Trade and Commerce has confirmed plans for a new Christmas Market in the Town Centre from Thursday 22nd November to Sunday 25th November 2012, to coincide with the switchon of the Christmas Lights. Aiming to compete with established Christmas Markets in other towns such as Bath, Lincoln, Nottingham and York, this four-day...


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    August 20, 2012 at 1:17 pm
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    SUMMER HARVEST IN FULL SWING AT RIVERFORD

    A bumper crop of broad beans is proving the star of the harvest at Riverford on Home Farm, which produces and distributes vegboxes across the North of England. Based near Newby Wiske, the farm has seen its crop of broad beans yield just over a fifth more than expected from the 2.5 acres planted. Farmer...


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    August 20, 2012 at 11:10 am
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    More Shortlist Success for Yorkshire Coast Brewery

    An award winning East Yorkshire brewery is celebrating after learning that it has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards. Hot on the heels of securing a final place in the Sainsbury’s Great British Beer Hunt, Wold Top Brewery’s Scarborough Fair IPA has been shortlisted in the Local Brew category of the Yorkshire Post Taste Awards...


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    August 16, 2012 at 3:40 pm
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    PROVENANCE CC LTD ACHIEVES ISO 9001& ISO 14001 REGISTRATIONS FROM THE BRITISH ASSESSMENT BUREAU

    Sheffield based catering company, Provenance CC Limited, has achieved the internationally recognised ISO9001 and ISO14001, establishing it as one of the leaders in its field. This independent assessment was conducted by the leading Certification Body, the British Assessment Bureau and demonstrates Provenance CC Limited’s commitment to customer service and quality in delivery. Provenance CC Limited...


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    August 14, 2012 at 1:57 pm
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    Keelham Farm Shop searches for a ‘VIP customer’…

    We’re on the hunt for one lucky customer to be our special ‘Keelham VIP’ to come and open our newly refurbished shop at an opening event on 8th September! To help us find our Keelham VIP, we’re launching a Golden Ticket Competition… Will you be a lucky Golden Ticket winner?! Launching on 18th August, and...


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    August 14, 2012 at 9:41 am
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    The Great Yorkshire Showcase

    SHOWCASE2012 has seen an array of British celebrations, from the Diamond Jubilee to the Olympics, with the Yorkshire Olympic medal tally in particular encouraging a sense of pride in being from Yorkshire. Buying British has never been more important, with many financial experts citing this as a way to get out of the recession. It...


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    August 10, 2012 at 1:59 pm
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    Yorkshire Crisps Flying High At LBIA!

    Visitors to the newly extended Premier Lounge at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) are now able to enjoy a taste of Yorkshire whilst they wait for their flight to be called. Whether you are travelling for business, leisure or a family holiday, the Yorkshire Premier Lounge offers a quiet retreat from the bustle of the main...


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    August 9, 2012 at 11:51 am
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    PERFECT PARKIN PARTNERSHIP FOR YUMMY YORKSHIRE ICE CREAM

    Two well known Yorkshire food producers have come together to launch an exclusive new Parkin flavoured ice cream to be unveiled at the 12th Huddersfield Food & Drink Festival (August 9-12). The new Lottie Shaw’s ‘Seriously Good Yorkshire Parkin’ ice cream is a collaboration between Huddersfield based artisan ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire and the...


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    August 7, 2012 at 3:11 pm
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    Artisan ice cream company scoops prestigious Great Taste Award

    Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream Company, from Delph House Dairy Farm near Huddersfield, has received a prestigious Great Taste Award for its ice cream. The artisan ice cream producer has been awarded a one star Gold rating for its White Chocolate & Cherry Ripple ice cream which it launched earlier this year. The Great Taste Awards...


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    August 7, 2012 at 1:28 pm
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    Deals hat-trick for Ward Hadaway

    LAW firm Ward Hadaway has completed a hat-trick of deals for leading marketing services provider Communisis plc. The firm advised Leeds-based Communisis on the acquisition of a 49% stake in London-based agency The Garden Marketing Limited. The deal follows two acquisitions on which Ward Hadaway advised Communisis in May – the purchase of specialist software...


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    August 7, 2012 at 12:41 pm
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    West Winds in Buckden celebrates 30-year milestone

    West Winds Yorkshire Tearooms in Buckden is 30 years old this month! The tearooms and guesthouse were opened at the end of August 1982 by Lynn Thornborrow with her parents Elsie and Charlie. To mark the milestone, West Winds will take on a festive atmosphere throughout August with free gifts available for all customers. And...


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    August 6, 2012 at 10:40 am
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    Harvey Nichols and The Cooking School are a Perfect Fit

    Harvey Nichols is a name synonymous with luxury, whether it’s fashion or food they believe in only providing the best for their customers. This philosophy is why Harvey Nichols have found success and why its store restaurants are sought after venues in which to dine. Paul Cunliffe Head Chef at Harvey Nichols Fourth Floor Café...


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    August 6, 2012 at 10:36 am
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    Bananas about Bhajis

    Famous Indian Restaurant Prashad return to The Cooking School at Dean Clough in August with a very unusual starter on the menu. Kaushy Patel, Executive Chef at Prashad, will teach her class how to create Gujarati Banana Bhajis, which she serves to guests in her own home. Also on the menu is Rhenghan Reveya –...


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    August 3, 2012 at 11:17 am
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    Staal Smokehouse awarded a 2 Star Gold for their Twice Smoked Duck Breast

    A Twice Smoked Duck Breast produced by Long Riston-based Staal Smokehouse has been awarded 2 Star Gold in the Guild of Fine Food’s prestigious annual Great Taste Awards. Staal Smokehouse is an exclusive, family run business situated near the beautiful market town of Beverley in the East Riding of Yorkshire where they are surrounded by...


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    August 3, 2012 at 9:50 am
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    YORKSHIRE BAKER WINS GREAT TASTE AWARD FOR TRADITIONAL FRUIT CAKE

    Family run, Shipley based bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts, has won a prestigious Great Taste Award for its traditional British favourite fruit cake. The Landlord’s Fruit Cake, made with Timothy Taylor’s Championship Landlord bitter, has picked up a 2 star Gold rating. The Great Taste Awards, organised by The Guild of Fine Food, is the...


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    August 2, 2012 at 4:24 pm
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    Local Brewery salutes town’s Olympic Medallist Lizzie Armitstead with bespoke beer

    Pool-in-Wharfedale based independent brewery WharfeBank is celebrating the region’s Olympic success with their very own games inspired beer and is encouraging locals from the home-town of one of our Olympians to join them in a lovely pint of ‘Medal Pursuit.’ Inspired by Otley’s silver medal athlete Lizzie Armitstead, Medal Pursuit is now proving to be...


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    August 2, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Water with a difference

    At the gourmet water Co we believe in the art of intrigue & surprise as we treat our customers to a unique, indulgent and quality product, from where the initial scent evokes feelings & emotions through to a lingering infusion of flavours and ingredients executed as a refreshing water. Gourmet water is a ground braking...


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    August 1, 2012 at 3:22 pm
September
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    Gift Wrapping and Hamper Courses

    Arona Khan be returning to Harrogate for gift wrapping and hamper & gift basket courses in November. Details can be found here. Come along to their Gift Wrapping and Hamper & Gift Basket courses in Harrogate! They now have various formats to choose from, to accommodate all budgets and needs, so you can do a...


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    September 28, 2012 at 4:17 pm
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    Food&Farming Industry Awards Open for Entries

    Farm Business magazine are hosting the Food & Farming Industry Awards, which are being held at The House of Commons on 14th December 2012 and will be hosted by Neil Parish MP. Here is a link to the awards brochure which gives you more information on each award category, including information you should consider when...


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    September 28, 2012 at 4:10 pm
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    Deliciouslyorkshire and Agricultural College launch unique new Local Food Event

    A new Yorkshire Food Event is being launched by deliciouslyorkshire the region’s food and drink body and Askham Bryan Agricultural College near York. deliciouslyorkshire is a not for profit organisation providing vital support to a diverse range of food and beverage producers, retailers and distinguished hospitality operators in the Yorkshire and Humber Region. Our members...


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    September 27, 2012 at 11:59 am
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    An Afternoon of Cheese and Wine

    For the first time, The Cooking School at Dean Clough is offering an afternoon course at under £50 per person. An afternoon of Cheese and Wine will take place on 24 November and will involve the fantastic Cryer and Stott Cheesemakers and the Yorkshire Wine School. Owner of Cryer and Stott Richard Holmes, who launched...


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    September 26, 2012 at 1:24 pm
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    Filey Food and Drink Festival

    The first ever Food and Drink Festival will be taking place in the seaside town of Filey on the 13th and 14th of October this year, the town that has been invaded by the Vikings, Romans and the Normans to name but a few is to be invaded again by Foodies- but with more benevolent...


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    September 24, 2012 at 12:36 pm
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    THOMAS THE BAKER TO MEET LIVELY PUPPY ‘THOMAS’ AFTER RAISING DOUGH FOR GUIDE DOG CHARITY

    DATE: Tuesday 25th September TIME: 11.30am LOCATION: Thomas the Baker, Helmsley Bakery, The Bakers Yard, Sawmill Lane, Helmsley, YO62 5DQ Staff at Thomas the Baker, Helmsley will be taking a break from the bustling bakery on Tuesday morning to meet ‘trainee’ guide dog puppy, Thomas ““ named after the popular North Yorkshire bakery in honour...


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    September 19, 2012 at 3:17 pm
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    Winter offers for The Cottages at Drewton’s

    winter offer 2 nights – now £240 • 4 nights – now £295 • 7 nights – now £350 Nestled in the grounds of The Drewton Estate, our two five-star holiday cottages are perfectly situated for you to explore the surrounding Yorkshire Wolds, North York Moors and East Coast. Sympathetically renovated in 2009,The Dairy and...


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    September 19, 2012 at 10:10 am
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    Stokesley Show is just around the corner

    The countdown to Stokesley show this weekend, only three days to go until the agricultural show is open. Stokesley has everything you want from an agricultural show and more too. From watching the exciting Jamie Squibb Freestyle Stunt Show through to listening to the splendid Kirbymoorside’s Brass Band. Children are catered for too and plenty...


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    September 18, 2012 at 4:32 pm
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    SAVOUR THE FLAVOUR! Shortlist drawn up for Flavours of Herriot Country Awards

    Dozens of foodie businesses throughout Hambleton and Richmondshire have officially been shortlisted for the Flavours of Herriot Country Awards 2012 ““ with the lucky winners announced in November. Organised by The Herriot Country Tourism Group and supported by Welcome to Yorkshire, the winners of these prestigious awards will be revealed at a lunchtime ceremony, hosted...


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    September 17, 2012 at 2:22 pm
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    ILKLEY BREWERY LAUNCHES VICTORIAN DINNER ALE

    In honour of its turn of the century predecessors, Ilkley Brewery has delved into the Ilkley Brewery and Aerated Water Company’s archives to recreate a popular Victorian Pale Ale known as a Dinner Ale. The award-winning Yorkshire brewery has given the 130 year old recipe a modern slant by using Australian and American hops to...


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    September 17, 2012 at 12:14 pm
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    Butchers prepare for Great Yorkshire competition

    The 23rd Great Yorkshire Pork Pie, Sausage & Products Competition takes place this year on Sunday, November 4, at Bradford’s Cedar Court Hotel. It remains the UK’s biggest and most prestigious regional meat trades contest, attracting hundreds of entries from butchers across the county. Farm shops and bakers who make products on their own premises...


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    September 17, 2012 at 12:03 pm
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    Look to the skies as Keelham Farm Shop is open again

    Over the summer, Keelham Farm Shop have undergone one of the biggest refurbishments of their long and proud 40-year history, which saw every area of the farm shop, is revitalised and refreshed! The Butcher’s shop has more than doubled in size; with even more choice, and some amazing new products, like the new ‘ready to...


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    September 14, 2012 at 10:28 am
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    HINCHLIFFE’S “HAS PASSION BY THE BUCKET LOAD!” SAYS SATISFIED CUSTOMER ““ AS FARM SHOP WINS CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD

    It’s secured more than 10 awards in the last two years for everything from its pork pies to its puddings, but this week Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop, Butchery and Restaurant received its most special accolade ““ an award nominated by its customers. The Huddersfield family-run farm shop scooped a ‘Customer at the Heart’ award this week:...


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    September 12, 2012 at 12:52 pm
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    Yummy Yorkshire ice cream company shortlisted for two regional food awards

    Artisan dairy ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has been shortlisted for two prestigious regional food awards; the eighth annual deliciouslyorkshire Awards and the 2012 Yorkshire Post Taste Awards. deliciouslyorkshire is the campaigning brand for the Regional Food Group for Yorkshire and Humber (RFG). The hotly contested annual food and drink awards are designed to showcase...


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    September 10, 2012 at 2:03 pm
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    RIVERFORD WINS IN SOIL ASSOCIATION ORGANIC FOOD AWARDS 2012

    Two major Northern suppliers to Riverford have triumphed in this year’s Soil Association Organic Food Awards. Acorn Dairy, which supplies milk for Riverford’s vegboxes produced at its Home Farm, near Newby Wiske, took the title of ‘Best Organic Dairy’ in the prestigious annual awards. The winner of the egg category was Piercebridge Farm which supplies...


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    September 7, 2012 at 3:44 pm
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    Are you passionate about food? Do you enjoy exploring taste and flavour combinations? Do you like doing things a little bit differently?

    If the answer is YES then Yummy Yorkshire could be for you! We are looking for a talented individual who can become part of the award winning artisan ice cream making team. You might not have made ice cream before but we would expect transferable skills from other industries. The role is initially part time...


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    September 7, 2012 at 12:59 pm
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    LOCAL NORTH YORKSHIRE BUSINESS WINS COUNTRY HOMES & INTERIORS COUNTRY BUSINESS OF THE YEAR COMPETITION

    Hayloft Foods set up by Juliette Brown Forden from Langton, Malton, North Yorkshire wins the 2012 Country Homes & Interiors magazine business of the year. The Country Homes & Interiors business competition, in association with Business Talent, is now in its third year. From opening a village shop, to developing a great new product or...


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    September 7, 2012 at 9:47 am
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    Deliciouslyorkshire Awards Shortlist

    Deliciouslyorkshire Awards Shortlist 2012 Best Bakery Just Desserts – Yorkshire Parkin Side Oven Bakery – Granola Just Desserts – Landlord Cake Sooty’s Cupcakery – Carrot Cake Best Fish and Seafish Staal Smokehouse – Hot Smoked Salmon Chapmans Seafoods Ltd ““ Haddock Bake Staal Smokehouse ““ Cold Smoked Salmon Best Dairy St Helen’s Farm ““ Goats...


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    September 6, 2012 at 1:10 pm
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    SUPERMARKET SWEEP: MERCERS OF YORKSHIRE SECURE ANOTHER MAJOR DEAL WITH MULTIPLES

    Wheldrake jam and chutney manufacturer Mercers of Yorkshire has clinched its fifth major supermarket deal ““ all in the space of 18 months. Customers at Sainsbury’s supermarkets across Yorkshire will now be able to get a taste of the county’s finest conserves and marmalades thanks to a new contract between Mercers and the supermarket giant....


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    September 4, 2012 at 1:13 pm
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    HOUBLON NOUVEAU EST ARRIVEE!

    TREBOOM BREWERY, a microbrewery near York is brewing their own real ale version of a BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU. Called ‘FIRST DRAFT’ it is made from fresh green hops as opposed to kiln dried whole hops normally used by the brewery. Head Brewer John Lewis travelled to Pridewood Farm in Herefordshire to personally collect the hops needed...


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    September 4, 2012 at 9:13 am
October
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    EVERYTHING’S COMING UP ROSY AT YORKSHIRE FARM!

    A Yorkshire farmer was flushed with success this week when he swapped his farming gear for fetching pink! Graham Sparrow, from Home Farm in Stillington, drove his tractor dressed in his rosy best on October 26 to raise funds for Breast Cancer Care. “This outfit certainly makes a cheery change from my usual muddy wellies...


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    October 29, 2012 at 1:16 pm
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    YORKSHIRE BAKERY CUSTOMERS HELP RAISE RECORD TOTAL FOR CANCER CHARITY

    Thomas the Baker customers will help hundreds of people with cancer get nursing care in their homes after the family bakery presented a cheque for £10,000 to Macmillan Cancer Support last week ““ the biggest amount the bakery has ever raised for charity! Thomas the Baker handed over the whopping sum to Macmillan at a...


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    October 29, 2012 at 1:08 pm
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    DOUBLE AWARD WINS FOR CURRY CUISINE

    Tingley based food and cookery company, Curry Cuisine, enjoyed a double celebration last night when it picked up two prestigious regional awards. The company’s Luxury Mango Chutney picked up a much coveted Deliciouslyorkshire Award for best savoury condiment and Curry Cuisine was also named SME Business of the Year 2012 in the Dewsbury Reporter Series...


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    October 26, 2012 at 1:20 pm
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    Pumpkin Oil and Balsamic Syrup make their ice cream debut in new Yummy Yorkshire Bonfire Night flavours

    Huddersfield ice cream producer Yummy Yorkshire has unveiled two innovative new autumn winter flavours made with ingredients normally found in salad as opposed to ice cream; pumpkin seed oil and balsamic syrup. The artisan ice cream producer has created a Pumpkin Seed Oil ice cream in collaboration with fellow Yorkshire business Pumpkin Oil as well...


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    October 26, 2012 at 10:10 am
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    RECORD-BREAKING TRIUMPH AT DELICIOUSLYORKSHIRE AWARDS 2012

    A record-breaking number of Yorkshire’s food and drink elite triumphed at last night’s (25 October) deliciouslyorkshire Awards 2012. More than 300 people representing the region’s food and drink sector celebrated the winners’ achievements at the National Railway Museum, York. The coveted deliciouslyorkshire Supreme Product was won by St Helen’s Farm, Seaton Ross, York, for its...


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    October 26, 2012 at 9:30 am
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    Schoolchildren from Sowerby enjoy day on the farm at Riverford

    Riverford opened its gates at Home Farm, Newby Wiske, to local schoolchildren who were able to pack their own veg boxes- and take the goodies home. Thirty Year 3 pupils from Sowerby Community Primary School, Thirsk, took part in the visit which has become an annual event on the school’s caledner. The trip included a...


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    October 23, 2012 at 4:07 pm
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    Country Warmth Enjoys a Good Cuppa Celebrating the Launch of ‘The Great Book of Tea’

    Country Warmth, the AGA specialist in Malton, is set to host a book and brew tea party on Tuesday 20 November to celebrate the launch of ‘The Great Book of Tea, the latest release by renowned Yorkshire food journalist, Elaine Lemm. The event will be supported by Doncaster tea specialist, Ann Davis of The Tea...


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    October 19, 2012 at 4:01 pm
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    JUST DESSERTS LAUNCHES NEW YORKSHIRE PARKIN

    Award-winning Yorkshire bakers and patissiers, Just Desserts of Shipley, has launched its own-recipe Yorkshire Parkin for the foodservice and hospitality markets. The perfect parkin has been introduced to the range for caterers to serve up at Bonfire Night and beyond. A Northern English version of gingerbread, the parkin is baked in 8″ x 4″ loaves...


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    October 17, 2012 at 12:05 pm
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    Deliciouslyorkshire Support Yorkshire Air Ambulance

    Deliciouslyorkshire are proud to announce we will be supporting the Yorkshire Air Ambulance at our awards ceremony on the 25th October at the National Railway Museum. deliciouslyorkshire is a not for profit organisation providing vital support to a diverse range of food and beverage producers, retailers and distinguished hospitality operators in the Yorkshire and Humber...


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    October 17, 2012 at 8:52 am
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    BIG APPLE BECKONS FOR YORKSHIRE BREWER & BAKER

    Two Yorkshire-based food and drink producers have received an order for their collaboration ‘beer cake’ from The Plaza hotel in New York. The Exquisitely Rich Fruit Cake, handmade by Leeds-based Exquisite Handmade Cakes, has as its key ingredient Ilkley Brewery’s award-winning Stout Mary giving an intensely rich flavour. Bursting with plump vine fruits and finished...


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    October 16, 2012 at 1:44 pm
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    CAKE AND ALE COLLABORATION FOR CALDERDALE BAKER AND BREWER

    With the resurgence of the British love affair with baking and eating cakes as an affordable treat, a baker and brewer both based in Calderdale have joined forces over a slice of real ale fruit cake! Lottie Shaw’s bakery in Elland and the Little Valley Brewery in Cragg Vale have teamed up to launch a...


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    October 16, 2012 at 10:20 am
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    YORKSHIRE FOOD COMPANY RELISHES ITS FIRST BIG RETAIL DEAL

    A York based relish company has just scooped its first major retail deal with UK kitchenware chain Lakeland. Raman’s Handmade Relish, based in Strensall near York, has secured a top spot for two of its relishes in Lakeland’s Christmas range, which will see the products stocked in 59 stores across the country. Raman’s Handmade Relish...


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    October 15, 2012 at 3:36 pm
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    YORKSHIRE JAM MAKERS LAUNCH CHRISTMAS RANGE INTO ASDA

    Preserve and condiment company Mercers of Yorkshire has taken its range of Asda products to 42 with the introduction of six new Christmas products. The York-based jam and chutney manufacturer has added Mincemeat with Brandy, Brandy Butter, Cranberry & Port Sauce, Peaches in Brandy, Black Cherries in Kirsch and Whole Baby Pears in Port to...


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    October 15, 2012 at 3:32 pm
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    Prashad brings an early alternative Christmas to The Cooking School at Dean Clough

    Customers at The Cooking School will be learning how to make the “Jewel of Gujarati Cuisine” on a new course with Gordon Ramsay’s favourite Indian Restaurant Prashad. T’is the season to entertain and Prashad will be delivering a special one-off course to offer their unique take on alternative options for a Christmas meal. “Batsai Kichdi”...


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    October 15, 2012 at 11:10 am
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    CURRY CUISINE CHUTNEYS LISTED IN SAINSBURY’S

    West Yorkshire food and cookery business, Curry Cuisine, has secured a regional listing with Sainsbury’s supermarket. The Tingley based company will supply more than 30 Yorkshire stores with three of its award-winning chutneys. Sainsbury’s will stock the company’s award-winning, premium ‘Chutnees Handmade’ range, including Rhubarb and Mango, a Great Taste Award winner this year; its...


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    October 15, 2012 at 11:03 am
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    YORKSHIRE CHEESE MAKER SHORTLISTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS FAMILY BUSINESS AWARD

    Artisan cheese maker, Judy Bell of Shepherds Purse in Thirsk, North Yorkshire, has been shortlisted for a prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by Family Business Place, the UK’s leading resource for family-run businesses. Judy joins a high profile short list of 5 finalists in the Red Ribbon Awards 2012, including Lord Harris of Peckham, founder of...


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    October 9, 2012 at 2:25 pm
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    Huddersfield based Greedy Little Pig gets a Twitter Boost from Theo Paphitis

    A Huddersfield-based firm received a business boost from TV Dragons’ Den star Theo Paphitis. Last week, Carl Slingsby, owner of Greedy Little Pig, tweeted Theo about his business during ‘Small Business Sunday’, an initiative set up by Theo that runs weekly. Theo re-tweeted Carl’s message to his 260,000 followers and as a result, the business...


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    October 9, 2012 at 1:58 pm
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    CURRY CUISINE SHORTLISTED FOR BRITISH COOKERY SCHOOL AWARD

    West Yorkshire cookery school, Curry Cuisine, has been shortlisted in the inaugural British Cookery School Awards, as a finalist in the Best Specialist Cookery School category. The British Cookery School Awards were launched in June this year to celebrate and honour the hard work and dedication UK cookery schools have in driving Britain’s passion for...


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    October 9, 2012 at 9:51 am
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    Really Indian Ltd celebrates as Great Taste 2012 is announced

    The Original Curry Sauce produced by Leeds based Really Indian Ltd will be proudly displaying a coveted Great Taste 2012 logo after being judged by a panel of 350 of the nation’s most discerning food experts over 45 days. Founded in 2011 by husband and wife team Amrik and Gursharon, The Really Indian Original Curry...


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    October 8, 2012 at 5:00 pm
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    JOSHUA JANE JOINS THE NEW-LOOK ILKLEY FAMILY

    A new beer, named Joshua Jane, has been created with the help of two Leeds Home Brew competition winners and is the first beer to showcase Ilkley Brewery’s new brand identity A rich, nut brown Yorkshire ale at 3.7%, Joshua Jane is a traditional Yorkshire bitter made using Amarillo and Columbus hops, both from America,...


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    October 4, 2012 at 10:34 am
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
December
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    YORKSHIRE CAKE MAKER’S CHRISTMAS DINNER CAKE WINS SPOT ON FESTIVE DRAGONS’ DEN

    A Huddersfield businesswoman has received an early Christmas present that could change her life ““ a spot on BBC2’s Christmas Dragons’ Den! Allison Whitmarsh, from multi award-winning cake business *ProperMaid*, is to appear on the Christmas edition of the BBC2 show, broadcast on *December 23 at 8.30pm*, showing off her range of ‘traditional cakes with...


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    December 19, 2012 at 3:37 pm
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    Fodder Flushed with Joy to Win Best Loo in Britain

    Fodder, the Yorkshire Agricultural Society’s flagship food hall, has been crowned the winner of the National Loo of the Year Awards in the Cafe and Shops Category 2013. The annual Loo of the Year Awards, sponsored by the British Toilet Association, sees judges inspecting toilets across the country in its quest to find the best...


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    December 17, 2012 at 2:18 pm
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    Ampleforth ready to battle Belgium Beer

    On 28th December keep your diaries free or press record as Ampleforth Abbey’s beer will feature in the latest episode of Jamie & Jimmy’s Food Fight Club. Jamie and Jimmy take the best of British beer including Ampleforth Abbey Beer to Belgium. The eagle-eyed amongst you may catch glimpses of Fr Wulstan and Sean McFetrich...


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    December 17, 2012 at 10:57 am
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    Christmas with Filmore and Union

    Its definitely Christmas at Filmore and Union! Last night I was very lucky and invited to their launch party for their Christmas menu. I sampled parts of the Christmas menu in canepe form, they were delicious and can’t believe they’re good for you too! Why not try the Christmas menu for yourself? Christmas Menu 2...


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    December 6, 2012 at 12:00 am
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    Riverford founder Guy Watson is named BBC Farmer of the Year

    The founder of the Riverford veg box business has been named Farmer of the Year in the BBC’s Food and Farming Awards. Guy Watson established Riverford 25 years ago which now delivers fresh organic fruit and veg to thousands of customers every week. The business includes Home Farm at Newby Wiske, North Yorkshire, where farmer...


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    December 5, 2012 at 3:35 pm
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    Oh bring us some Figgy Pudding!ice cream – Yummy Yorkshire launches special festive ices

    An award-winning West Yorkshire artisan ice cream producer has rolled out a range of limited edition flavours for the festive season. Huddersfield based Yummy Yorkshire has created five special ice creams laden with favourite festive ingredients such as zesty cranberry, caramelised fig and brandy. The flavours include Figgy Pudding, Cranberry & Apple, Chocolate Orange, Biscotti...


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    December 5, 2012 at 11:59 am
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    deliciouslyorkshire are recruiting…

    *We are recruiting for a Commercial Manager* Are you passionate about local food? Could you be creative, inspirational and a new cog in the DY team helping our membership to grow and providing great value for our members? Would you like to work with some of the most innovative food companies in the UK? *If...


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    December 5, 2012 at 9:53 am
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    Yorkshire Breakfast Stars and Champions

    Yorkshire hotels and bed and breakfasts ““ deliciouslyorkshire needs you! *We want to know who are the local food stars of your breakfast menu ““ we know the Yorkshire hospitality trade champion independent producers and products and we would like you to tell deliciouslyorkshire who they are.* DY are going to create a list of...


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    December 4, 2012 at 9:43 am
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    ILKLEY SHOPPERS IN FOR AN ALE OF A TREAT

    Real ale fans in Ilkley will be among the first to sample two of Ilkley Brewery’s latest brews as the town’s Booths store becomes the first supermarket in the UK to take Mary Christmas and Dinner Ale in bottles. The supermarket, which has been an avid supporter of the spa town brewery since its launch...


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    December 3, 2012 at 12:20 pm
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    Celebrity Turkey Didn’t Vote for Christmas

    Last week the time had come for Swillington Organics flock of free range and organic turkeys, after a happy life roaming on the farm. However one plucky bird decided that she wasn’t ready to become a Christmas Dinner and made a run for it seconds before the end. Jessica the turkey (nicknamed after Jessica Ennis...


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    December 3, 2012 at 11:32 am
2011
November
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    A recipe for success!

    Harrogate-based charity *The Avalon Group* has partnered with Housing 21, North Yorkshire County Council and Richmondshire District Council to open a social enterprise at *Greyfriars* ““ the new extra care housing scheme for older people, in Richmond. The social enterprise is a restaurant called The Franciscan at Greyfriars and, following its launch on 31 October,...


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    November 29, 2011 at 12:00 am
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    Hinchliffe’s Fabulous Festive Fayre

    Ease into the Christmas spirit at *Hinchliffe’s fabulous Festive Fayre* – With Christmas only a matter of weeks away, one of the UK’s original farm shops, Hinchliffe’s is helping customers to kick-start that festive feeling by hosting its very own Festive Fayre. On Thursday 1 December between 6pm and 9pm the Netherton-based farm shop will...


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    November 29, 2011 at 12:00 am
December
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    Stuff the turkey! it’s Christmas Dinner ““ in a cake!

    There will be no excuses not to scoff your sprouts this Christmas, if you tuck into a wedge of *Weeton’s of Harrogate’s* new ‘Christmas Dinner Cake’ made from all the trimmings ““ minus the turkey. The Christmas Dinner Cake ““ which was baked exclusively for Weeton’s by its multi-award winning cake supplier Allison Whitmarsh, of...


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    December 14, 2011 at 12:00 am
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    Festive Food Fair’s at Doncaster Rugby Club

    2 additional DY christmas fairs announced at Castle Park, Doncaster Rugby Club. 17th and 26th December. Delicious festive food and entertainment and Santa’s reindeer are coming to Castle Park this month as the Deliciously Yorkshire Christmas market rolls into town. Doncaster Knights Rugby Club will play host to the wonderful Christmas market, featuring Alpine-style chalets...


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    December 13, 2011 at 12:00 am
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    Makeover complete for Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub

    Following its amazing award success through 2011, *The Shibden Mill Inn* Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub, has completed an impressive phase of development work ahead of the New Year. A considerable sum has been spent by owner, Simon Heaton, sensitively adding to the original character of the delightful 17th Century building. Most impressive of all are the...


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    December 13, 2011 at 12:00 am
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    Riverford’s Christmas leftover tips

    We all love Christmas for its celebration of the very best of British culinary traditions ““ from freshly picked sprouts to sweet flavoured parsnips and carrots and crispy roast potatoes ““ all served with the traditional succulent turkey or goose. A generous hand is a must and even the most organised Christmas host will have...


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    December 6, 2011 at 12:00 am
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    Ilkley Brewery launches MJ artisan ales

    With Yorkshire trailing a blaze in the microbrewery boom, *Ilkley Brewery* has expanded its portfolio of hand-crafted real ales with the launch of MJ Artisan Ales: a new range of craft-kegged beers which will complement its award-winning cask-conditioned ales. The West Yorkshire brewery has created three new lightly carbonated, chilled beers including MJ Pale an...


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    December 1, 2011 at 12:00 am