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Our Happerley Chef inspiring children to cook with Best of our Counties

RUTH, our Happerley chef, had a lovely weekend inspiring local children to explore food at The Autumn Show in Worcestershire.  The children had the opportunity to make pizzas using local seasonal products and ingredients, kindly donated from the Best of our Counties range in conjunction with Midcounties Coop. 

William Ugle Joins the Happerley Team

    WE are very excited to announce that William Ugle has joined us as Senior Account Manager.  After a very successful 11 years as Ambassador for Hobbs House Bakery, William has joined Happerley with a huge passion to spread the word of greater transparency within the food and drink industry.    We warmly welcome him but please allow William to introduce himself in...

Happerley Chef to host children's cookery sessions at Autumn Show

  OUR resident Happerley Chef, Ruth Erwin will be holding children’s cookery sessions in the Field to Fork tent, as part of the Autumn Show being held at the Three Counties Showground,Worcestershire, this coming weekend September 28/29.     Sessions are free for your children to participate in and will include seasonal products all donated by Midcounties Coop.    ...

Happerley are looking for a Digital Marketing Assistant

          WE ARE LOOKING FOR A DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT     Are you a graduate in digital or online marketing looking for a fast-growing company in which to develop and use your creative and analytical skills? We are a small, rapidly expanding company, based in Gloucestershire, focused within the food and drink sector and driven by online movement. T...

FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD COMPETITION TO LAUNCH AT THE COTSWOLDS DISTILLERY 

  Co-op Midcounties in association with Happerley and The Growth Hub will officially launch the return of its Food Glorious Food competition on Tuesday 10th September at the Cotswolds Distillery.   Co-op Midcounties is on the hunt for the very best of local food and drink in the Cotswolds and is calling all food and drink producers from across the county to put their p...

Book your tickets to join Adam Henson for a lunch celebrating Cornish produce next Wednesday near Truro

Join farmer and presenter, Adam Henson, at Philleigh Way Cookery School near Truro, to celebrate the very best of food and drink from the county on October 2nd from 12.30pm.     Guests will have the opportunity to learn all about the Happerley England project; the Country's first national centre for food and drink provenance,while enjoying a very exclusive celebration of...

Deliver a transparent food industry - you don't mind borders

  At Michael Gove's request, HMRC, Defra and the customs exit team reached out to Happerley two weeks ago seeking our technological solution to the border question. We were pleased to present and discuss this in Whitehall last week. We have spent years developing and shaping a means to passport the truth of origins across a food ingredient through its entire journey from see...

Name The Provenance Highlights of Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Northants

  The hunt is now on for food and drink producers and recipes that champion the provenance of these three counties, as we work towards laying on a feast for the region - more information here.    As part of our Happerley England Tour, we are challenging the public to come forward with what they consider to be the provenance highlights of their county - producers and re...

Join us on 5th September in Oxfordshire - First Happerley Tour date released

  Join Adam Henson and book your tickets today for the first stage of the Happerley England Tour Hosted at Primrose Hill Farm, Banbury (pictured above) in association with The Kitchen, one of Oxfordshire's finest country eating houses. Arrive 6pm for 630pm for a feast of regional provenance - all sourced from Happerley Gold Standard producers. Learn all about the Happe...

Happerley England Launch

  Following the success of the launch of Happerley England, on the 12th of July, at the founders farm, Willow Hill the passion for provenance was felt by all who attended, and the movement gathers apace!   This is all down to the loyal supporters of Happerley who continue to champion our message for the importance of truth in our food and drink industry and we would li...