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Aberffraw couple enjoy sweet taste of success taking ancient biscuit across the world.

By |2017-09-14T10:43:43+00:00September 13th, 2017|News / Newyddion|

An enterprising couple are supplying one of the world's most famous stores and prestigious outlets in Singapore and Kuwait after reviving Britain's oldest biscuit. Four years ago James Shepherd and his wife Natasha, from Llansannan, in Conwy, re-created the historic Aberffraw Biscuit which dates back to the 13th century. They won plaudits from lovers of [...]

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Pumpkin Carving at Llangollen Food Festival

By |2017-08-22T12:07:40+00:00August 21st, 2017|News / Newyddion|

Join us and celebrate the 20th Birthday of the Hamper Llangollen Food Festival with a themed workshop for all ages!  This year's theme is Halloween! and the famous Simon O'Rourke will be hosting his very own pumpkin carving workshop for only £5 per pumpkin! There are even talks of a Pumpkin Champion being named! "I'm really looking [...]

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Chef to the stars will be cooking up spicy treat for food lovers at festival

By |2017-08-29T11:39:05+00:00August 1st, 2017|News / Newyddion|

A chef who is rapidly rustling himself up a reputation as the caterer to the stars will be setting taste buds tingling at this year’s Llangollen Food Festival. Over the past few years Tim Roberts has served up his mobile feasts of Spanish and Italian dishes to hungry diners at a host of major entertainment [...]

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6 free spaces for new producers at this years Hamper!

By |2017-07-10T13:35:16+00:00July 10th, 2017|News / Newyddion|

Are you a new Welsh food or drink producer that has been trading for less than 2 years? Hamper Llangollen Food Festival want to offer you the platform to exhibit with us this year! This will give you the best opportunity to gain customer feedback and gain some insightful market research moving forward with your product. https://form.jotformeu.com/71833655122353

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World truffle-making record smashed at Hamper!

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00October 19th, 2016|News / Newyddion|

A chocolatier from North Wales has become the fastest truffle maker on the planet after smashing the world record in front of a cheering crowd at a food festival. Jo Edwards broke the record of TV chef Gino D’Acampo in the main demonstration kitchen at Hamper Llangollen over the weekend and has now sent off [...]

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New Harmony Ale to toast iconic festival’s landmark 70th anniversary

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00September 30th, 2016|News / Newyddion|

A craft brewery has created a special ale so beer lovers can raise a hearty toast to Llangollen International Musical Festival’s landmark 70th anniversary next year. Ynyr Evans, who heads up the popular Llangollen Brewery based in Llantysilio just up the road from the famous Eisteddfod site, will be helping ale aficionados say cheers to [...]

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Bake Off star Beca will share family’s culinary secrets at food festival

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00September 21st, 2016|News / Newyddion|

A popular TV baker will be calling on some priceless tips she learned as a child from her two Welsh grandmothers when she shares her secrets at a food festival. Beca Lyne-Pirkis, who cooked her way to semi final of the smash hit TV show Great British Bake Off in 2013, will be one of [...]

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Your Festival needs you!

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00September 15th, 2016|News / Newyddion|

This is your festival, Llangollen’s festival, and every year it is you and others like you that make it the success it is. So why not get involved? Run a related promotion and we’ll help you promote it. We have a limited number of entry tickets to give away – tickets you can use for prizes, or perhaps as incentives [...]

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The Llangollen Food Festival named a top UK Food Festival!

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00September 9th, 2016|News / Newyddion|

We’re excited to let you know that The Hamper Llangollen Food Festival has been chosen as one of the top Food Festivals in a recent blog article by Holidaylettings.co.uk – UK’s leading holiday rentals website and a TripAdvisor company. You can find the full article here: 15 Delicious Food Festivals That Will Give You Serious [...]

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Wales Air Ambulance – Hamper’s Sponsored Charity

By |2017-01-20T11:24:28+00:00September 8th, 2016|News / Newyddion|

Wales Air Ambulance provides a 999 emergency lifesaving service for patients needing urgent medical treatment. The charity also runs the National Children’s Air Ambulance of Wales, providing specialist treatments for some of Wales’ youngest patients. We operate three helicopters seven days a week, 365 days of the year that can attend medical emergencies across Wales within [...]

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