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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.

EU food hygiene rules – are they strangling small scale...

Do EU hygiene rules unduly constrain artisan food producers in the quality and range of...

‘Artisan’ and ‘natural’ defined – but is Ireland taking a...

Early last year the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) embarked on a consultation with...

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 –...
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.

Interim Sous Chef, 1AA Rosette Hotel, Keswick, £11-12ph

Are you an experienced Sous Chef looking for an opportunity to work in a 1AA...

Assistant Restaurant Manager, Fylde Coast, £11-12ph

Are you a Hospitality Service professional looking for an exciting new challenge? Are you standards...

Interim Chef de Partie, Restaurant Group, Cheshire, £10-11ph

Chefs Jobs UK are currently recruiting for a well-known group of Pub Restaurants with sites...

Interim Chef de Partie, £11ph, 30 Bedroom Hotel, Chester

Chefs Jobs UK require an experienced Interim Chef de Partie to work in a busy...

Interim Chef de Partie, £11ph, Country House Hotel, Cumbria

Chefs Jobs UK are looking for an Interim Chef de Partie to work in a...

Head Chef, Country Inn, £35,000 + Benefits, Lancaster

Based in the Ribble Valley this newly renovated property has had a substantial make-over and...

Recruitment Administrator, Lancashire, £16,000 to £18,000

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Resourcer to join a busy and expanding recruitment...

Interim Chef de Partie, 4* Hotel, Morecambe, £11ph

Chefs Jobs UK are looking for a Chef de Partie to work in a 4*...
The Latest Industry News from Chefs Jobs UK

All the latest stories from the Chefs Jobs UK blog

Chocolate Mascarpone Cheesecake Recipe

Ingredients 60g Butter 200g Digestive biscuits 2 Medium Egg Yolks 90g Castor Sugar 250g...

Where Are All The Chefs Going?

Michelle Mellor, director of Chefs Jobs UK, shares her thoughts and worries about the industry...

Vanilla Panna Cotta, Poppy Seed Tuile & Pineapple & Chilli...

For the Panna Cotta: 3 Leaves of Vegetarian Gelatine 250ml Milk 250ml Double...

Common Misconceptions About Becoming an Interim Chef

One of the findings from our first ever Chefs Conference in June, was that a...

Candidate is King: The Applicant Strikes Back

The burning issue that is at the very front of every employers’ mind at present...

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