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Abergavenny Food Festival on Tourism Awards Shortlist for ‘Best Large Event’ in the National Tourism Awards for Wales

The Abergavenny Food Festival has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Large Event’ category for this year’s National Tourism Awards. Heather Myers, the Festival’s Chief Executive says, “We’re delighted to know that we’ve made it this far. The Festival has grown … Continue reading

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Fab and Groovy Psychedelic Lollipops and traditional Welsh Toffee

Adele Nozedar is  a bit of a whizz when it comes to sweeties. As author of ‘Great British Sweets and How to Make Them At Home’ she’s well placed to dish up some brilliant treats for the festive season. And … Continue reading

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Petals of the Valley Fresh Rosewater to launch at Festival

Welsh Rosewater – Cook with the fragrance of summer all year round Welsh Rosewater, made from pure, natural ingredients, grown and made in Wales is being launched at the Abergavenny Food Festival this year. Believed to be the first rosewater in … Continue reading

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Top Chefs Head for ‘Best Event in Wales’

Last year the Abergavenny Food Festival won the accolade ‘Best Event in Wales’ (National Tourism Awards 2013), so the bar has been set high for 2014. This year’s programme won’t disappoint. The Festival takes place over the weekend of 20 … Continue reading

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Say No to Waste for the AFF Grow It, Cook It, Eat It Competition 2014

Calling all schools and groups in the South East Wales area with young people of secondary school age. Now’s the time to sign up to the 2014  Abergavenny Food Festival ‘Grow It, Cook It, Eat It’ competition. This year’s theme is … Continue reading

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Christmas Fair stroller ticket lucky dip – lots of prizes to be won!

Once you’ve got your stroller ticket (wristband) then do head down to The Priory Centre to see if your wristband number is up on the board. If it is then you get a go in our Lucky Dip. Inside the … Continue reading

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Winners announced: Abergavenny Food Festival / Shackleton Photographic Competition

At the September Food Festival amateur photographers were invited to capture the visual feast and enter the Abergavenny Food Festival/Shackleton Photographic Competition. There were numerous entries from local people and visitors to the area. The shortlisted entries in both the … Continue reading

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Three of our SweetieFest exhibitors

SweetieFest founder, Adele Nozedar gives some background on some of the companies who’ll be with us at our Christmas Fair on Sunday 8 December. BRAYS OF NEWPORT : A long-established confectionery company in South Wales, the Bray family are something of a … Continue reading

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2014 Food Festival Calendar is fundraiser for Arts Alive Decorations

Since the beginning of the Abergavenny Food Festival over a decade ago the unveiling of the annual Market Hall decorations has been an eagerly awaited event. Designed and led by Abergavenny-based artist Bettina Reeves, the work is undertaken by volunteers … Continue reading

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Abergavenny Food Festival scoops ‘Best Event’ at National Tourism Awards

At last night’s National Tourism Awards ceremony the Abergavenny Food Festival scooped ‘Best Event’ in Wales 2013.  These annual National Tourism Awards staged by Visit Wales, in partnership with the Wales Tourism Alliance and Quadrant Media and Communications, recognise and … Continue reading

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