General News

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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...

Get involved with our Happerley Recipes

  Happerley will soon be publishing QR coded recipe's within our network featuring Happerley Trasparent ingredients for consumers to browse and see the linked producers whose ingredients were used to create the recipe. These recipe wil be searchable on app too, so the shopper will be able to QR scan the item and see the connected recipes - or indeed the reverse: buy the ingr...

CSR Champion Claire Thayers joins Happerley

  We are delighted to announce that Claire Thayers joins Happerley as our Happerley Ambassador. She has 20+ years experience working within Corporate & Social Responsibility for various companies across the Southwest and Midlands and is passionate about Happerley. 

Former Commercial Director of Dairy Crest has joined Happerley

  Peter Andrew has joined Happerley as a Provenance Relationships Manager. He is Ex Commercial Director at Dairy Crest and one of the founders of the Liquid Milk traceability programme for Waitrose (Select Farm scheme) and Marks & Spencer (Non-GM) - now adopted by all major multiples. A Board Level retail FMCG specialist for 25+ years, customer & client facing having recentl...

Join us for the Launch of Happerley England

On Friday, 12th July at Happerley HQ in Apperley, Gloucestershire, we are announcing the the location and detail of the long planned Centre of Food and Drink Provenance for England.    Hosted by TV presenter and farmer Adam Henson, the event is attracting considerable media attendance so it is a great opportunity for Happerley clients to show off their product and provena...

Apply for Gold Standard

  You may have noticed we have launched Happerley Gold Standard that is accorded to food and drink producers who are able to name the exact sources of their core ingredients back to the primary producers.  We all want to know where our food and drink comes from and the gold standard takes this to the next level.   For some businesses, this is not as easy as it sounds, e...