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Celebrate English Wine Week with Danebury Vineyard

English Wine Week raises awareness of the range and quality of wine made on our doorstep. Between Saturday 25th May and Sunday 2nd June events will be held across the country to encourage people to try English wine.

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Ryde Academy pupils crowned Island Create and Cook Competition champions!

Pupils Rosie Foot and Moza Ackroyd from Ryde Academy have been crowned Isle of Wight's 2013 Create and Cook Competition champions for their winning locally inspired menu.

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Hampshire's wine producers sparkle in top wine magazine's tastings

In a recent tasting of 55 English sparkling wines, conducted by Britain's leading wine magazine, Decanter, three of Hampshire's vineyards were recognised and awarded top scores.

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You've got to be in it to win it!

Do you love cooking and experimenting with local ingredients? Are you tuned into this week's MasterChef final and feeling inspired? Get involved in this year's Newlyns Hampshire Amateur Chef Competition!

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BBC TV's The One Show with Ainsley Harriott features Wickham this Wednesday

Wickham will feature on BBC One's The One Show this Wednesday (1 May) at 7pm when Ainsley Harriott visits the town to celebrate its local heroes.

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Sneak peek of the Hampshire Food Festival programme cover

We're very excited about the Hampshire Food Festival 2013. This year we have over 75 events and 12 Festival menus.

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A chance to be sponsored by our Corporate Partner Southern Co-Operative in respect of the Routes to market

Please attend the next network meeting at Hotel Terravina, Lyndhurst, SO40 7GL

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More than 600 people flock to the Parsonage Farm Spring Market

More than 600 people flocked to the family-run farm near Andover for their Spring Market at the weekend.

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Success for Lifestyle Catering at the FreeFrom Awards 2013

Hampshire Fare member Lifestyle Catering is delighted to announce that their Catalan Pork dish from their Gourmet Ready Meal brand Lifestyle Cuisine won the Ready Meals Category at the prestigious UK FreeFrom Food Awards 2013 on 16th April.

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Hoddington Arms welcomes new landlady

The beautifully restored Hoddington Arms in Upton Grey, is delighted to welcome new manager, Rosie Watt.

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Enjoy a Vintage Afternoon Tea and raise money for Naomi House

The 'pop up' trend arrives in Stockbridge with local catering firm, Taste, hosting a vintage afternoon tea at Stockbridge town hall on Friday 31 May, from 12 noon. Profits from the day will be going to Naomi House.

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The Great Hampshire Sausage & Pie Competition returns!

Hampshire's finest butchers, meat producers and caterers gathered in Winchester yesterday to take part in the Great Hampshire Sausage & Pie Competition 2013 organised by Hampshire Fare. The event was sponsored by Lucas Ingredients, Dalziel and BPEX.

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