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Bell Inn

Oct 31 2016

The Bell Inn, New Forest, introduces new 2-course menu for £13

FOR LUNCH AND EVENING EARLY-BIRDS The Bell Inn, an independent family-owned 18th century coaching Inn in the heart of the New Forest, is introducing a new lunchtime option, offering fantastic value. From Monday 31 October, diners will be able enjoy a set 2-course lunch menu for just £13 per person at this AA rosette Inn.…

Oct 20 2016

New Forest Marque Food and Drink Quiz – 4 November 2016

New Forest Marque Food and Drink Quiz – 4 November 2016 As part of the New Forest Food and Drink Festival the New Forest Marque are hosting a quiz. Friday 4th November, 2016 – 7.00pm (for 7.30pm prompt start) Lymington Community Centre Tickets – £15 per person includes New Forest Marque Ploughmans Supper Teams of…
Cobley Wood

Oct 19 2016

Cobley Wood Farm Festive Produce

Cobley Wood Farm has for the last few years produced a range of festive/seasonal sausages from their Free Range, Saddleback pigs. Cobley Wood Farm won 2 gold and 4 silver awards at last year’s Hampshire Pie and Sausage Competition and also received the New Forest Marque Champion Producer award. The four flavours that are being…

Sep 5 2016

Hampshire Life Food and Drink Awards 2016 – Nominations now open

The Hampshire Life Food & Drink Awards returns for the eleventh year and the 2016 event is set to be bigger than ever. Taking place at The Elvetham Hotel in Hartley Wintney,  the 2016 awards welcome morecategories and provide a chance for more people to celebrate the successes with us. These awards recognise the importance…
Hockeys

Aug 30 2016

Hockey’s Farm Shop is among the Great Taste winners of 2016

Great Taste, the world’s most coveted blind-tasted food awards, which celebrates the very best in food and drink, has announced the Great Taste stars of 2016. Out of 10,000 products to be judged, Hockey’s Farm Shop, in the New Forest was awarded a 2-star Great Taste award for its British Lop Pork Sausages and another…
Faraway Alpacas

Aug 22 2016

Faraway Alpacas Champion at Ellingham Show

Faraway Kendo was Champion Brown Suri Male at the Alpaca Show at the Ellingham Show. For more information about Faraway Alpacas visit their website here.
Hamper

Aug 8 2016

New Forest Show prize draw winner

Congratulations to Mrs A Wood from Berkshire who won this fantastic New Forest Marque hamper in our free prize draw at the New Forest Show. The hamper was filled with lots of lovely local goodies including Cyril’s Soap Shed, Spice ‘n’ Easy, Setley Ridge Vineyard, Dancing Cows, New Forest Aromatics, Ashlett Creek Produce, Fordingbridge Fudge…

Aug 1 2016

Harley Sweet Marshmallows gets gold in the Great Taste Awards 2016

Since 1994 Great Taste has been discovering exceptional food and drink and making sure that other people know about them. Huge congratulations to Harley Sweet marshmallows who have been awarded a gold star in the 2016 Great Taste Awards for their New Forest Blackcurrent marshmallow and two gold stars for their mint choc marshmallows. More…
Local Produce Show 2016

Jul 29 2016

Appetite for Adventure wins ‘Best Supporter of Local Produce’ award

Yesterday at The New Forest and Hampshire County Show Appetite for Adventure were awarded the ‘Best Supporter of Local Produce’ award, a topic they feel very passionate about. Each year, the New Forest National Park Authority partners with the CLA representing landowners, farmers, and rural businesses, to reward those making an outstanding contribution to conserving…