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A selection of articles about local food producers, retailers, chefs and those supporting the local food and farming industry.

People in Food – Jon Corpe

Driving along the A37 towards Chilthorne Dormer, if you glanced out the window you may see a herd of large dark brown majestic shapes...

Bitter and Sweet

Who would have guessed it – a Portuguese café and food shop in Chard? But then again, who would have guessed that there was...

People in Food – Paul Wiscombe

Bang, crash, go the barrels as they are rolled across to the other side of the car park, where the empties are stacked. Paul...

Veal

Known for his campaigning approach to making films that tell it like it really is, with programmes as diverse as Jamie Oliver’s American Road...

People in Food – Mark Evans

There is a buzz of activity in the kitchen at Tierra restaurant in Lyme Regis. It is the morning of a new seasonal menu...

Tamasin Day-Lewis

In the annals of my memory, the most resonant echo is that of afternoon tea. It is the meal to which the term ‘treat’...
Smoking Food

Smoking Indoors

It has been some ten years since my move to Dorset from London and not a day goes by when I don’t count my...

Like a duck to water

Chinese Crispy Duck has been voted Britain’s third favourite food, pipping Chicken Tikka. Ducks, once a peasant winter staple, are now bred on a...

The Carrot Crunch

Whilst some may battle with a triffid-like harvest of weeds and vegetables, Simon Ford emerges unscathed from his vegetable garden and wonders how the...

People in Food – Jolly Carter

Being creative is at the essence of Jolly Carter’s core. It has taken him to Chelsea School of Art in New York and back...

Ele Saltmarsh – Campaigning for our Future

  Ele Saltmarsh (pronounced Ellie) doesn’t mind being the youngest member of the coordination group of Food Sovereignty UK, or being the international campaign’s manager and heading...

Cristian Barnett

Tracking down photographer Christian Barnett is no simple task. As a food photographer he is much in demand, however his love of travel is...