Howden returns as key supporter of popular west Wales beer festival

HOWDEN, the global insurance intermediary group, is raising a glass as a key supporter of one of west Wales’ most popular events. The international firm is a deluxe sponsor of The Big Beer Festival, the annual festival of food, beverages and live music organised by …

Pembrokeshire’s Bluestone National Park Resort is one of the UK’s top three best value holiday resorts – says Which?

Pembrokeshire’s Bluestone National Park Resort has been named one of the top three best value holiday resorts in the UK for the second year running by Which?, the independent consumer organisation. Bluestone, near Narberth, employs over 800 people and has been placed third out of …

Get ready to eat seaweed: National Laverbread Day is on April 14th

The second ever National Laverbread Day takes place on April 14. The national day was launched in 2022 to celebrate laverbread – a Welsh delicacy made by cooking laver (porphyra seaweed) for many hours. Laverbread is a traditional part of a Welsh breakfast, but it has …

Chefs chosen to represent Wales at Global Chefs Challenge European heats

Chefs have been chosen to represent Wales at the Global Pastry Chefs Challenge and Global Young Chefs Challenge European heats next February. Will Richards, a hospitality training officer with Cambrian Training Company, Welshpool and member of the Senior Culinary Team Wales, will compete in the …

Telling the story of how Pembrokeshire’s food is produced to local school children

Primary school children from across Pembrokeshire have been invited to learn directly from local farmers where their food comes from in the first ever ‘Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society’s Food Story’ event to be held on the County Showground in Haverfordwest next month. During the event arable, …