Saturday, September 18, 2010

British Food Fortnight 18 Sept - 3 Oct

The ninth British Food Fortnight starts today, 18 September, and continues until 3 October.

Hundreds of shops, pubs, restaurants, councils, schools and hospitals take part each year, by promoting British food in their menus.

The National Trust is celebrating British Food Fortnight with the best of home grown produce through various events (fruit and vegetable workshops, cookery masterclasses and food fayres plus many more) across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Ten things you may not know about British food

Want to buy British - a new website designed to help you buy British food and drink.

Where to eat British - To find pubs, restaurants and cafes serving British food

To find out more about British Food Fortnight, including how you can take part, visit


  1. Thanks for this post, and the links, as I'd made a note of it then forgot about it! Flighty xx

  2. You're very welcome, Flighty. xx

  3. Thanks for the links. I love British food - the choice, the freshness, the tastes. It's important to showcase it occasionally as internationally British food gets such a bad press - never understood why.

  4. You're very welcome. I love British food too and British Food Fortnight definitely helps people realize how good British food is.