Tag Archive for 'local food'

St Peter Port’s Fresh Friday Market fabulous food and flower treat

June 25th, 2012 by Richard Lord

Town and Farmers’ markets offer an appeal and pleasure not provided by supermarkets. Perhaps it’s the freshest of the locally produced food that is not heavily packaged, or its the relationship developed with the food producer and seller that provides a delightful shopping experience. The Fresh Friday Market takes place in Market Square, St Peter […]

Delicious food at the Fresh Friday Market in St Peter Port, Guernsey

June 15th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Fresh Friday Market is a wonderful addition to St Peter Port. The food is scrumptious; the atmosphere in Market Square is relaxed and congenial. The Market occurs every Friday from about 9 am to about 2.30 pm. L’Escalier pizza slices at the Fresh Friday Market are divine and not to be missed.

Well fed with delicious food at the Fresh Friday Market in St Peter Port

April 20th, 2012 by Richard Lord

The Fresh Friday Market in Market Square, St Peter Port enjoyed a successful second week although the weather was more variable with moments of bright blue sky interspersed with short showers. Besides the delicious food sold, one of the pleasures of food markets is the banter that occurs and the comaraderie that develops between regular […]

Friday fresh produce market coming to St Peter Port’s Market Square

March 16th, 2012 by Fresh Friday

The Fresh Friday market comes to Market Square in St Peter Port beginning on 13 April 2012. Local producers and traders will sell fresh Guernsey food every Friday in the Market Square from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm. For details on establishing a stall at the Fresh Friday Market please download the accompanying PDF files […]

Guernsey Smallholders organising hog roast for 11 September 2011

June 9th, 2011 by Events

The Guernsey Smallholders hog roast barbecue will take place at Bailiwick of Guernsey Scouts headquarters on Rue Mainguy, Vale from midday to 4 pm on 11 September 2011. For tickets to this event please contact Sarah Brown by email Sarah.Brown @ water.gg or telephone 07781 108930 or contact Claire Ferbrache by email crferbrache @ cwgsy.net […]

Guernsey smallholders offer workshop on pig butchery and sausage making on 23 July

June 9th, 2011 by Events

Kevin Driscoll of Patois Pork and the Guernsey Smallholders is providing a pig butchery and sausage making workshop at his Patois Pork premises on Pont Vaillant Lane, Vale from 1 pm to 5 pm on 23 July 2011. A ticket to attend the workshop costs £20 and is available from Sarah Brown.  To state your […]

Click produce the ‘Guernsey Guide to Hedge Veg’

March 12th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Fifteen people got together in the Young Enterprise Scheme to form ‘Click’ to produce and sell the ‘Guernsey Guide to Hedge Veg.” The book shows hedge veg stalls organised by parish.  The 50 page guide to Guernsey’s hedge veg – the tradition of selling fresh produce, eggs, preserves, flowers, kindling firewood, and books in an […]

Delicious food at the Sausmarez Manor Farmers’ market

March 1st, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Sausmarez Manor farmers’ market takes place in a field or two in the manor grounds during the summer months.  The market opens every Saturday from 9.00 am to 12.15 pm. The market provides a wonderful atmosphere for people to browse the stalls, buy delicious food, and meet friends and neighbours.   The number of businesses […]

Saumarez Manor farmers’ market to move indoors to St Martin parish hall from 6 November 2010

October 9th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Peter de Sausmarez has organised for the Sausmarez Manor farmers’ market to move indoors to the St Martin parish hall for the first farmers’ market day of November.  Parking will be across the road at the St Martin Community Centre. Good weather on 9 October 2010 brought crowds to the market.     For more […]

Growing Popularity of Sausmarez Manor farmers’ market

August 1st, 2010 by Richard Lord

The Saturday morning farmers’ market at Sausmarez Manor, St Martin grows in popularity as more vendors set-up stalls to sell their farm foods and homemade delicacies.  Visitors and locals alike are enjoying the diverse range of foods and goods on offer, and the opportunity to meet friends and catch-up on island life. Meadow Court Farm […]