Emsworth British Food Fortnight – A Boost of Kindness

One of the main aims of the organisers of the Emsworth British Food Fortnight is to appeal to as wide a section of the community as possible. Food is an ‘ingredient’ that binds us all together, it is often the cause of great joy and celebration but ...
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Mrs B’s Bees Appoint New Apprentice

Debbie and Chris, of Mrs B's Bees, are pleased to announce that they have taken on a new apprentice through the Bee Farmers Association. He will receive practical training and plenty of experience from us and our growing colonies. We look forward to ...
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Ambrose Bring Home The Bacon!

Having been postponed earlier in the month due to the snow, local butchers and producers finally gathered at Rownhams House and Gardens on Thursday 15th March for the much-anticipated results of the Great Hampshire Sausage and Pie Competition ...
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Welcome in 2018 with a visit to your local Hampshire Farmers’ Market

Hampshire Farmers’ Markets have released the all-important market dates for 2018. Fill in your diaries and calendars with the closest one to you. Or, if you’ve never visited before, perhaps your New Year’s resolution could be to go along and try some ...
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10 ways to spend a weekend in Winchester…

Hampshire Farmers' Markets features in "10 ways to spend a weekend in Winchester". Video by Heather from heatheronhertravels.com "10 ways to spend your weekend in Winchester, from great food to historic sights to following the Jane Austen ...
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The future of lamb production…

Video from BBC South Today," The future of Lamb production in the region has been thrown into doubt as the price has slumped by 20% in the last few weeks, right at the beginning of the new lamb season. Farmers have blamed retailers for promoting ...
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Godshill Orchards’ Apricot Harvest

Godshill Orchards' summer harvest of apricots is here. See their new apricot grader in action below. Godshill Orchards grow a range of fruit with love on the southern slopes of the Isle of Wight.    Cherries, Apricots, Green Gauges and ...
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Ringwood Summer of Music

A showcase of fresh new music from the local area. These exciting events are run in conjunction with The Acoustic Connection and any funds raised  will go towards the Ringwood Arts Centre. Saturday 15th July, Saturday 22nd July, Saturday 29th ...
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Getting a taste for Brexit at the regions markets

As the Prime Minister starts Brexit negotiations... we are likely to see both winners and loses. Mary Stanley (ITV News) went to a local (Hampshire Farmers' Market)s market in Winchester to find out what stall holders are concerned about. Watch ...
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Music & entertainment served up alongside Hampshire food & drink at Shamrock Quay

It’s no April fool, the first ever Shamrock Quay Festival takes place on Saturday, 1st of April in Southampton and it’s free to go along. Plenty of water-based fun on the quayside plus a boatful of food producers and treats to try throughout ...
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