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Success in the 2011 North West Fine Foods Awards!

Earlier this month I entered three products (the maximum permitted) in the the 2011 North West Fine Foods Awards and I was surprised and delighted to receive an award of excellence for each! My winning products are: PROPER TEACAKES MIRACLE BREAD WHEAT AND RYE LOAF WITH FENNEL SEEDS. Congratulations to The Great North Pie Company’s [...]

Cheshire Life April 2011

Handmade breads from Hoole Village are on the rise. Cheshire Life, April 2011.

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Market Kitchen Local Food Hero 2009

Again, many thanks to everyone who voted for me on the Market Kitchen website and for all the calls and messages since the television programme was aired last month. Certainly, if the competition is on again next  year, I will enter and try again. Third time lucky maybe?

Flintshire Chronicle October 2009

A rising star. Oct 8 2009 by Jo Henwood, Flintshire Chronicle Jane Tomlin describes herself as a ‘hobby’ baker yet businesses and foodies clamour to get hold of her handmade bread. JO HENWOOD talks to her as she prepares batches of tea cakes in her mother’s kitchen. Farmers markets, delicatessens, butchers and cheese shops are [...]

Good Food Channel Market Kitchen Local Food Hero 2009 Competition

Thank you very much to all of my customers who voted for me. To my surprise and delight, I’m in the final three contenders in the north-west. Possibly, therefore, those of you who have Sky television will see me on the Market Kitchen programme later in the year… Click here for a list of all [...]

UKTV Food Local Hero 2008

Many thanks to everyone who voted for me in the UKTV Food Local Hero 2008 competition. I’m amazed and delighted to be one of five regional finalists in the north-west. Although voting has closed, you can still review my bread and other products on the UKTV Food website Watch out for Gary Rhodes’ new series [...]