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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,...

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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.

Supermarket chicken at least 62 times riskier than raw drinking...

Comparisons can be fraught with difficulty, but all food carries some degree of risk and...

The FSA and so-called ‘risky foods’ – raw milk and...

This post is an updated version of ‘ The FSA and so-called ‘risky’ foods’ which...

Food labelling day – protecting health, providing information

The milestone for many food producers this month is not Christmas, but 13 December –...

The FSA and so-called ‘risky’ foods

The FSA’s apparent change of heart on raw drinking milk over the summer earlier this...

The rise … or is it fall of artisan cheese?

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

Sous Chef – £21000, 1AA Rosette Pub, Burnley

Exclusive Job: 1 AA Rosette. Finest locally sourced produce. Great team. Great opportunities and benefits....

Senior Chef de Partie, up to £22,000, Lancaster

The opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and passionate Senior Chef de Partie to...

Sous Chef – Preston – £24,000 + bonus

A superb opportunity for a quality driven Sous Chef to work for this popular restaurant...

Sous Chef, £26,000, Lancaster, Good hours

An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and passionate Sous Chef to join this...

Night Porter, Clitheroe, Lancashire

EXCLUSIVE JOB: Night Porter, flexible hours, great opportunities and competitive salary. Based in Clitheroe, Lancashire...

Relief Head Chef, Country Pub, Lancashire, £12ph + Benefits

Chefs Jobs UK are currently recruiting for a Relief Head Chef to work at an...

Relief Chef de Partie, Brasserie & Bar, Lancashire, £10ph

We are looking to recruit a Relief Chef de Partie to work in a brasserie...

Interim Head Chef, £12ph, 1AA Hotel, Cumbria

Are you an experienced Head Chef looking for a new challenge? Do you enjoy working...
The Latest Industry News from Chefs Jobs UK

All the latest stories from the Chefs Jobs UK blog

Work-Life Balance: the Holy Grail for Restaurant Chefs

  It’s no secret that restaurant chefs are some of the hardest working people on...

Are you ready to report Gross Payments to HMRC of...

In April we saw the HMRC introduce various tests to help identify whether a temporary...

Encouraging more ladies into the kitchen!

With only 3 women named in the ‘World’s 50 Best Restaurants’ and only 20% of...

Interim Chefs: The Heroes of the Hospitality Industry?

  It’s no secret that the hospitality industry use Interim Chefs for a variety...

10 Ways to Really Frustrate the Back of House

Having been around for over 25 years, you can imagine that we hear a lot...

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