August 31 2014 Latest news:
It’s a bit earlier in the calendar than usual but the Mid-Norfolk Railway holds its Summer Diesel Gala and Beer Festival this weekend.
A showcase of tasty food and drink is being staged this weekend at one of north Norfolk’s finest country houses.
Mediaeval characters and activities will bring Pensthorpe Natural Park alive this bank holiday weekend as a popular event returns for its 10th year.
All the festival favourites will be on the menu at this year’s Fakenham Fair as well as the addition of a new food festival.
Norfolk Showground is more used to countryside activities — but this weekend it will again be the site for some altogether more urban sights and sounds.
It’s time to celebrate a decade of fantastic food and delicious drink. The Norfolk Food and Drink Festival 2014 has been officially launched with six weeks of celebration to look forward to. STACIA BRIGGS joined almost 300 guests at The Assembly House in Norwich to kick-start the festival.
You nominated them, our judges selected them and now we can introduce the finalists for this year’s EDP Norfolk Food and Drink Awards in association with the East of England Co-Op. The winners will be announced at the gala awards ceremony at the Norfolk Showground on September 15.
It’s the largest event of its kind in the country and it’s right here in our fine county – the Norfolk Food and Drink Festival 2014 celebrates a delicious decade this year and has a programme of events guaranteed to whet every appetite. STACIA BRIGGS reveals some of the highlights of the first half of the festival.