Welcome to Foodlink, champions of local food in the North West.

Cheshire | Cumbria | Lancashire | Liverpool | Manchester

Our mission is to enrich lives through local food by linking local food and drink producers, shops, community projects, farmers, restaurants and events, with local food enthusiasts like you.

Events Celebrating Local Foods
Latest news from Foodlink Cheshire

A Nice Cup Of Tea?

The fortunes of this nation were built on it. In times of crisis we always...

A Grand Day Out...

Agricultural Shows 2014 All three rural counties of the North West are fortunate in...

Congleton Food and Drink Festival 2014

Congleton Town Centre will be transformed once again into a thriving food market with 100...

Cheshire Cider Maker wins Best Product in Show at major...

Matt Veasey from Nook’s Yard Cider & Perry near Northwich, is celebrating his cider winning...
Latest news from Foodlink Cumbria

Cumbrias Hot Event is Back!

The Lakes Chilli Festival is back and is set to be hotter than ever! ...

A Grand Day Out...

Agricultural Shows 2014 All three rural counties of the North West are fortunate in...

Flipping great local food at Orton

The March Orton Farmer’s Market (8 March) is carrying on a Pancake theme from Shrove...

Weddings with a Local Flavour

For Lovers of Local Food   Apparently December is the most common month...
Latest news from Foodlink Lancashire

Padihams First Farmers Market

Padiham’s first farmers’ style market is set to take place this Sunday 13th July on...

Clitheroe Food Festival

As the world cup takes centre stage so Clitheroe town centre starts its campaign to...

Open Farm Sunday

Children are spending up to eleven hours a week less outside than their parents did...

Fueling Your Child the Right Way

I personally think every meal is important and should have its own purpose. Eating after...
Latest news from Foodlink Liverpool

The Egg Award 2014

After the success of The Egg Award 2013 which was won by 2 Michelin Star...

Farm Feast!

Wirral Food & Drink Presents Farm Feast 25th & 26th May 2014 After giving...

Disco-Soupe comes to Liverpool!!!

Saturday 22nd March 2014 11- 3pm JOHN ARCHER HALL corner of Windsor Street and Upper Hill Street,...

Weddings with a Local Flavour

For Liverpool Lovers of Local Food Apparently December is the most common...
Latest news from Foodlink Manchester

Abode Rises To The Challenge

Despite what some people may say, Manchester has for years had some outstanding fine dining...

Cane & Grain

  I had heard a while ago that a new restaurant was to open...

Spotlight On Ashton Under Lyne

It is believed that people were living in the Ashton Under Lyne long before the...

Spread The Love

As soon as the front door opened and my nostrils were assailed with the sweet,...

Line

Foodlink Connect

The latest articles from the Artisan Food Law Blog.

Artisan Food Law - providing artisan and small scale food producers with easy access to important law & practical help solving problems.

The rise … or is it fall of artisan cheese?

It all rather depends on the country in which you live whether artisan cheese is...

Raw milk consultation outcome published – good news with due...

The pasteurisation of all milk cannot be justified and raw milk vending machines have a...

‘Mountain product’ now an optional EU quality term for food...

New rules governing the use of the description ‘mountain product’ as an optional quality term...

Defra issues draft guidance on food labelling regulations

The publication of the domestic regulations and guidance on the implementation of the food information...

And now … Real Sourdough!

Sourdough is a spontaneous fermentation of flour and water in which naturally-occurring yeasts and beneficial...
Latest Vacancies from Chef Jobs UK

Chefs Jobs UK is an established Chef agency based in Lancashire supplying Relief Chefs to establishments nationwide since 1990.

Whitakers Arms Full Time Sous Chef Immediate Start

Whitakers Arms Full Time Sous Chef Immediate Start The Whitakers Arms is a friendly, family...

Sous Chef Required ASAP, 1week, Lake District, Hotel

Sous Chef Required ASAP for a min 1week contract in Lake District, £11ph, min 40hrs...

Relief Chef De Partie, High End Gastro Pub, Cheshire, £10ph

Relief Chef De Partie – High End Gastro Pub – Cheshire – £10ph, Min 40hrs...

Relief Sous Chef, On-going contract, Cumbria, £11-12ph

Relief Sous Chef Required ASAP for an Ongoing Contract in Lake District, Cumbria £11-12ph Chefs...

Relief Chef de Partie, £10ph, 3* 40 Bedroom Hotel,Lake District

Relief Chef de Partie, £10ph, 3* 40 Bedroom Hotel in Lake District Chefs Jobs UK...

Are you a cook? Earn extra money on your days...

URGENTLY REQUIRED – Relief Cooks Required to Work Across Lancashire – Opportunity to Earn Extra...

Chef de Partie, Knutsford Cheshire, Circa £16k, Cottons Hotel

Position: Chef de Partie Working hours: 40 hours per week, 5 days out of 7,...

Sous Chef – Fylde Coast – £24,000

Chefs Jobs UK are looking for a strong Sous Chef, to work in a pioneering...
The Latest Industry News from Chefs Jobs UK

All the latest stories from the Chefs Jobs UK blog

Where do your tips go?

With the recent news of MP, Andrew Percy calling for restaurant staff to determine how...

Antony Shirley’s Cod Recipe

Roast cod with mussels, smoked bacon and pumpkin chowder, lemon and crème fraiche Executive chef...

Is this the Best Recruiter in the Country???

How many recruiters stay doing the same job at the same company for 21 years?...

Know Who You’re Employing?

Would you hand over your house keys to somebody you’ve known for a few weeks?...

Oliver’s Peachy Roast Peaches

Roast peaches Our Relief Chef Oliver talks us through how to make the most delicious...

Line

Line