UKMD Regional: News & Updates

Real Bread Bakers – Screening and panel discussion – August 12

Real Bread Bakers – Screening and panel discussion – August 12

On Wednesday, August 12 from 7pm to 8:30pm UK time, renowned author, campaigner and teacher Andrew Whitley - https://scotlandthebread.org/ - will be joined by Catriona Milligan and Marie McCormack of High Rise Bakers, and Matt Fountain, director of Freedom Bakery for...

South of Scotland Promise: Twinned with Tourism

South of Scotland Promise: Twinned with Tourism

As tourism and hospitality businesses across the South of Scotland start to reopen their doors and welcome back visitors, the South of Scotland Destination Alliance (SSDA) is today launching a short film aimed at promoting best practice in safe travel across the...

Bowhouse Link Open Collection Day: connecting people with local producers

Bowhouse Link Open Collection Day: connecting people with local producers

The East Neuk of Fife’s innovative food and drink hub Bowhouse will be hosting the Bowhouse Link Open Collection Day on Saturday 8th of August. During lockdown the Bowhouse Link was formed by the Bowhouse team, as a weekly online “alternative” market on the Open Food...

First Taste of Orkney Festival on back burner until next year

First Taste of Orkney Festival on back burner until next year

The first ever Taste of Orkney Festival, which aims to showcase local food and drink provenance and promote the islands as a foodie destination, has been put on the back burner until next year. Organisers Orkney Food and Drink say they have postponed the event - due...

Orkney Foraging Fortnight launches an interactive virtual festival

Orkney Foraging Fortnight launches an interactive virtual festival

29th August – 13th September 2020 From virtual foraging classes to online cookery and craft workshops, Foraging Fortnight has announced a virtual festival to be hosted on Orkney this autumn. The new virtual LEADER-funded festival is a specially curated element of the...