Get Walking Day 23rd May 2010

Did you know that there is a a Get Walking Day will this year will be held on Sunday 23 May 2010. The Get Walking event aims to encourage people to take up walking as a way of exercising. Last years Get Walking Day was a great success with over 100 local Groups organising 150 … Read more

Screening Of Pig Business Film By Tracy Worcester In York

City Screen will be showing the pork industry documentary Pig Business by Tracy Worcester which compares traditional, environmentally sustainable farming with industrialised agri-business on Tuesday 11 May at 8.30pm at York City Screen. I am going to watch this film on Tuesday night which has been organised by Slow Food North Yorkshire. As I myself … Read more

National Food Weeks In The UK 2010

I have been asked about national food weeks that are celebrated in the UK. After a google search I have found the following national food weeks are celebrated in the UK. Some of the dates are for 2009 and the dates for 2010 have to be confirmed. British Yorkshire Pudding Day Annually on the 1st … Read more

Smallholder & Garden Festival By The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society May 2010

I have just found out that the Smallholder and Garden Festival held by The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society will be held on the 15th & 16th May 2010 at Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3SY. It sounds like it’s an ideal event for all those dreaming of the good life. “The event … Read more

LAMMA 2010

LAMMA 2010 is the 29th Annual Exhibition of the Lincolnshire Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Association. The event will be held at the Newark showground on 20th & 21st January 2010. There will be over 500 trade stands showing products and services from companies from all over the world. There will be a wide range of productson … Read more

British Cheese Week – 26th September – 4th October 2009

I have just heard that it is British Cheese Week next week, from Saturday 26th September til 4th October 2009. The week involves a nationwide campaign to promote British cheese with the Great British Cheese Festival and the British Cheese Awards Dinner taking place in Cardiff. Events will be taking place across the country. Support … Read more