Buckland Food Growers press release

Community project grows roots at the Abbey

Buckland Food Growers Ltd (B.F.G.), based at the National Trust’s Buckland Abbey, near Yelverton, have been working hard to set the roots of their project since beginning work on it last spring. Now with just under a hectare of land which has been on lease from the National Trust since January, the growing and rearing of produce is underway in earnest.

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Tavistock Food & Drink Festival 2010

The Bedford Hotel is to host an end of summer Food Festival on Saturday and Sunday September 11th and 12th 2010. The Festival will be organised by Tavistock Food Festivals.

Festival Chairman, Jeffrey Stackhouse, said of the festival “We are absolutely delighted to be able to hold our Festival this year in the very heart of Tavistock which is our ‘spiritual‘ home. We have had a fantastic response from exhibitors who have already filled over half of the stands available. The car park will be the principal exhibition area and the garden will become a rest and refreshment area. The venue is superb and avoids the loss of the main Bedford car park over the weekend.

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Autumn talks by Dr Ann Pulsford at the Wharf in Tavistock

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If you eat food, see this film…