Ex-College Student Returns As Guest At Beverley Food Festival

Ex-College Student Returns As Guest At Beverley Food Festival
October 5, 2018

East Riding College is welcoming back ex-student Peter Sidwell as he returns to Beverley to open the Beverley Food Festival as its special guest.

Pocklington-born Peter, who studied at the College when it was still Beverley College, is now a TV chef and presenter of the Channel 4 cookery show Lakes on a Plate. He is also well known as the author of the Simply Good Food range of cookbooks and runs a restaurant and cookery school in the Lake District.

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Beverley Food Festival Returns For A 13th Taste-Terrific Year!

Beverley Food Festival Returns For A 13th Taste-Terrific Year!
September 17, 2018

When Beverley Town Council organised the first Food Festival in 2006, little did they know it would go on to be an annual success enjoyed by thousands of residents and visitors alike.

The original idea was to bring a few producers from Beverley’s rural hinterland into the town centre to help celebrate local food, so on a crisp Sunday morning in 2006, thirty-five producers set up their stalls along with a small Food Theatre, in what proved to be a big success for the Town Council – one that has grown stronger year on year.

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Closing Date For Food Festival Stalls Application Fast Approaching

Closing Date For Food Festival Stalls Application Fast Approaching
March 28, 2018

Vendors wishing to apply for a stall at the hugely popular Beverley Food Festival and The Christmas Festival of Food & Drink have until the 11 April to submit their application to Beverley Town Council.

Taking place on 7 October 2018, the Beverley Food Festival is one of the biggest events on the calendar attracting over 30,000 visitors to the town, while The Christmas Festival of Food & Drink will take place on 24 November.

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Ellie Tuttle First Lady To Win Copper Saucepan Competition

Ellie Tuttle First Lady To Win Copper Saucepan Competition
October 2, 2017

Rising star Ellie Tuttle became the first-ever female winner of the Copper Saucepan Apprentice Chef of the Year competition, held at the Beverley Food Festival.

Ellie, who works at Cerutti’s Restaurant in Hull, triumphed in front of a packed food theatre, housed in a marquee in Saturday Market, Beverley.

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Looking Beyond – Dementia Challenged

September 24, 2017

A big display that was created following photography competition organised by Dementia Friendly East Riding will go on display in the town.

Pictures along with captions will go on display at the up coming Beverley Food Festival before moving to the Parkway Cinema where it will be on show for a week.

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Search Is On To Find Young Chef Of The Year

Search Is On To Find Young Chef Of The Year
May 19, 2017

The search is on to find the best young chef in Hull and East Yorkshire. Organised by the Hull and East Riding Hospitality Association and now in its eleventh year.

The Copper Saucepan competition seeks to discover the Apprentice Chef of the Year and culminates with a live cook-off as part of the Beverley Food Festival in October.

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Business Backing For 2017 Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards

Business Backing For 2017 Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards
March 7, 2017

Hull and East Riding’s premier tourism awards, the REYTAs, have been given unprecedented support from local businesses, with more sponsors of awards than ever before.

Events and companies from Beverley that are in contention for an award are Beverley Food Festival, Beverley Puppet Festival, The Westwood Restaurant, Lempicka Cafe & Bistro, T C Patisserie and Butt Farm Caravan & Campsite.

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REYTA Tourism Awards Shortlist Announced

Beverley Racecourse Confirm Fixture List for New Season
February 10, 2017

Hull and East Yorkshire’s premier tourism awards, the REYTAs, have achieved record entries yet again.

And such was the quality, the organisers, Visit Hull and East Yorkshire (VHEY) had to introduce an additional category during the short-listing process because of the “overwhelming” numbers vying for the honour of Remarkable Tourism Event.

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