19 
Feb

The Source Show 2019 Report

Why bother attending other shows when the Source Show 2019 offered “everything a food or hospitality business could want” all in one place! The show was held at the Westpoint venue in Exeter from 6…

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12 
Feb

Pub19 Show Report

Here are some interesting facts that you may not know about the Great British pub industry. Not only are there 49,500 pubs in the UK but beer and pubs contribute £22bn to the UK’s GDP. They…

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05 
Feb

Gloucestershire Food Producers

Gloucestershire lies close to the Welsh border with the River Severn flowing through it and the Cotswolds to the east and the Forest of Dean to the southwest….

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29 
Jan

SW England and South Wales Food News

The headlines are currently dominated by Brexit, the snowy weather, the great American stand-off and the Oscars. But what is making the headlines in the world of food and…

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22 
Jan

What are Your Brexit Plans

I’m sorry but this week we simply have to talk about Brexit planning.

Over the last two years the only thing that most people have been certain on with Brexit is…

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15 
Jan

A Rational Year Ahead?

Rational UK enjoyed a steady year in 2018 despite the ramifications, as yet unknown, of Brexit and global economic uncertainty.

The amalgamation of the Rational combi-steamers and Frima VarioCookingCenter® units…

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09 
Jan

2019 Sports and Events Calendar

What can we look forward to in 2019? Not only is it an odd year which means neither Olympics or FIFA World Cup, there are major changes ahead politically, for good…

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18 
Dec

When Christmas Goes Wrong, a Guest Blog

Sometimes things go wrong. The best laid plans and all that can be thrown into total disarray for the most unforeseen reasons and, having carried out a recent poll amongst close friends, maybe I…

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11 
Dec

AC Services Christmas Opening Times

So the big day is not far away, for which the country stocks up on totally unnecessary items for the festive period just in case they are needed. It’s amazing what you find on…

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04 
Dec

Good Food Show Birmingham Report

The BBC Good Food Shows  have kicked off the season. Last week, it was the turn of the NEC to host one of the most eagerly-awaited food shows of the year.

With Christmas…

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