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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.

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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.

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...

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...
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.

Junior Sous Chef – Small Family Run Hotel, Norfolk –...

Junior Sous Chef – Small Family Run Hotel, Norfolk – Circa £18K A rare opportunity...

Chef de Partie, Café/Restaurant,£10-11ph, Cumbria

Chef de Partie – Café/Restaurant – £10-11ph-daytime straight shifts – Kendal, Cumbria This is a...

Sous Chef, Award Winning Country Hotel, Lancashire, £20K + Benefits

Permanent Sous Chef – Award Winning Country Hotel – Forest of Bowland, Lancashire – £20k+...

Care Home, Burnley – Assistant Cook

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Cook to work in our 26 bedroom residential care...

Starting ASAP, Chef De Partie, Cheshire – £10ph, Minimum £400pw

Starting ASAP – Chef De Partie, Cheshire – £10ph, Minimum £400pw Would you thrive...

Food Business Manager £35-£38K + Bonus + Car

An interesting and challenging role has arisen for a gifted manager to take ownership of...

Ambitious Chef de Partie £16 – 18k Cheshire area

Ambitious Chef de Partie £16 – 18k Cheshire area Are you looking for the opportunity...

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...
The Latest Industry News from Chefs Jobs UK

All the latest stories from the Chefs Jobs UK blog

Some Top Notch Lancashire Sayings

Us northerners are renowned for our fabulous dialect and amazing food, Lancashire hotpot, Morcambe bay...

Nigel Haworth’s Lancashire Hotpot

Chef: Nigel Haworth, Northcote Ingredients: Serves 4 1 kg under shoulder, neck and shin...

Lancashire Day

Thursday 27th November commemorates the day in 1295 when King Edward I sent Lancashire’s first...

Meet our Lancashire CJUK Chef

To celebrate Lancashire Week, we spoke to Elite Chef and Lancashire Lad Craig, who has...

Understanding who’s coming into the Nations Pubs, Bars & Restaurants?

Carlsberg’s insight report contacted 1800 of its consumers and have compiled some excellent data which...

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