Pontefract-based Farmer Copleys have announced a new food festival taking place this summer. The team’s inaugural Food Fest will be held across the weekend of Saturday 21st August and Sunday 1st September. The festival will be a relaxed family event, with quality local food vendors, backed up with the award-winning on-site farm shop, both providing delicious products […]

The Side Oven Bakery based at Foston on the Wolds are set to run a Spring Wildlife Walks Open Day this weekend, in partnership with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.  After the success of their Winter Wildlife Walks day, the team have joined forces with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust once again to allow visitors to enjoy the farm […]

Yorkshire-based spirit producer Whitby Distillery have launched a bid to raise money to expand their business. The Whitby based businesses are aiming to raise £400,000 through a crowdfunding campaign with the aim of moving into trade, retail, tourism and export. Founded in 2017 by Jessica Slater and Luke Pentith, and currently selling around 1000 bottles […]

The team at Regal Food Products recently welcomed HRH The Duke of Gloucester to their head office site in Bradford.   Ed Anderson CBE, The Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire accompanied His Royal Highness, introducing him to Younis Chaudhry, the Chief Executive Officer of the Regal Food Group, who started the official visit with a meet and […]

Wannabe little farmers are invited to Bedale-based HECK! HQ for their first Little Farmers Discovery Day. Taking place on Saturday 11 May between 9.30 – 11.30am, the hands-on, experience is aimed at giving under 10s their first taste of growing food and learning how it goes from field to fork. Led by members of the […]

The team at the award-winning Harewood Food and Drink Project have announced the return of their flagship dining event, Hidden Harewood, for the summer season ahead. The event will run over two weekends, 21st & 22nd June and 28th & 29th June, and guest can expect a multi-course tasting menu made using seasonal produce sourced […]

Yorkshire-based craft bakery Lottie Shaw’s has been acquired by Jacksons of Yorkshire  The acquisition, made possible thanks to investment from Jacksons’ owners, the William Jackson Food Group, brings together two multi-generational Yorkshire family baking businesses. The Lottie Shaw’s brand is loved nationwide for its range of premium treats, which are baked in a small craft […]

The team at Yolk Farm Shop are celebrating after being shortlisted for the prestigious Large Farm Shop Award at the 2024 Farm Shop & Deli Awards.  The recognition places Yolk Farm, based at Minskip in North Yorkshire, amongst the cream of the crop in the UK, having won the prestigious accolade in 2023. Known for […]