Going to Market

Bath Vegan Market is back at Easter

THE Bath Vegan Market will be back at Easter, subject to lockdown arrangements, on Saturday 3rd April, at Bath Pavilion on North Parade Road. The market showcases many aspects of veganism including food, beauty products, pet food, clothes and seasonal delights including Easter eggs. There will be more than 80 stalls including world food caterers….

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Story Pig pop-up shop

FARMERS James and Charlotte Hull, who rear Tamworth pigs at their farm on the edge of Sandford Orcas near Sherborne, are running a pop-up shop at the farm every Saturday, from 10am to 2pm. The couple, who farm on sustainable and high welfare principles, describe the meat from their rare breed animals as “a taste…

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Follow your Goldhill meat from field to fork

CHILD Okeford-based Goldhill Organics has become the first online delivery company in the country to offer customers information about the provenance of the meat in their meat boxes. The information about the provenance and sustainability of their meat is provided through an innovative food traceability software application. Goldhill and its supplier Blackmore Vale Butchery are…

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Don’t Cook Now

ONCE in a blue moon, private chef Philippa Davis travels for pleasure rather than work. She has just had a few days in Venice, the location for the brilliant thriller Don’t Look Now, based on a Daphne du Maurier short story, and starring Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland. Fortunately Philippa’s visit involved delicious food adventures…

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Another month, another farmers market

by Simone Sekers MARCH saw us trawling Macclesfield’s Treacle Market, and by great good luck April found us in my home town of Lewes, in Sussex, looking at another range of local foods. My family left the town for a nearby village when I was ten, at an age when food was, well, just food….

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Philippa gets in the Singapore swing

JET lag? Ha! After a 13 hour flight, when I had planned to snooze but managed to turn it into a movie marathon I landed in time to see Singapore in the midst of waking up and swinging into life. Singapore is the ultimate melting pot, with food and other cultural influences from Malaysia, Indonesia…

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