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Social In The Square

A two day festival of creative activities, cookery demos and live music and dance. There's food and products to buy, all provided by Edinburgh's social enterprises.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 18:30

Platform 2 Market

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 5 more dates until 24 Oct

Nantwich Food Festival

Food festival for all ages featuring demonstrations, tastings, entertainment and live music.

Nantwich Town Centre

Fri 5 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Ayrshire Farmers' Market

Ayr market takes place on the first Saturday of the month. You can shop for local meat, fish, home baking, vegetables, cheese, eggs, chocolate, honey, home-made soups and confectionery, with stallholders made up of the farming families that make up the Ayrshire Farmers' Market Cooperative. These include Heritage Meat…

Kyle Centre, Ayr

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

'Sybil', 'Basil' and 'Manuel' recreate the chaotic John Cleese sitcom experience, while you enjoy a three course dinner. Nope, doesn't sound very safe to us, either. Booking is essential.

Wales Millennium Centre / Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru, Cardiff

Sat 20 Sep

£42–£45; £55 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00

Sat 27 Sep

£42–£45; £55 / 0131 556 6040

  • 12:00
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Paisley Farmers' Market

Up to 30 producers attend on the second and last Saturdays of each month, at County Square (behind Gilmour Street train station). Regular stallholders include Corrie Mains free-range eggs; Fencebay Fisheries’ smoked fish; Petrie Fine Foods gluten-free produce; Threepwood Fayre confectionary; Ayr Brewing Company…

County Square, Paisley

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 01655 770217

  • 09:00 – 13:00
…and 5 more dates until 27 Dec

St Mary’s Market

Run by social enterprise Edinburgh Markets, St Mary’s Market is held every Saturday on the small terrace outside St Mary’s Cathedral by the Picardy Place roundabout. It can host up to 19 traders, with food stalls including Breadshare community bakery with their fantastic artisan, slow-fermented organic bread, foccacia and…

Leith Street, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 14 more dates until 27 Dec

Aberdeen Country Fair

Attracting over 30,000 visitors on the last Saturday of every month, the market boasts 36 – 40 stalls including a mix of over 25 local and guest producers, and local craft products. Stallholders include family-run butchers HM Sheridan; Hubertus Game; Ingram's Homecure (bacon, pork, sausages and cured meats); Cove Bay…

Belmont Street, Aberdeen

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Aden Country Fair

Fun family day out for the whole family. Featuring a climbing wall, body zorbing, bouncy castle, make your own scarecrow, and a variety of stalls offering a good mix of locally made craft and farmer’s market goods.

Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, Peterhead

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Afternoon Twee Local Artisan Market

Monthly market from Afternoon Twee, featuring Scottish handmade, upcycled, repurposed and locally sourced goods, from craft and jewellery to food and homewares.

Maryhill Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00
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Alford Farmers' Market

Held in Alford Heritage Centre on the last Saturday of the month, proceeds from Alford Farmers' Markets help with the centre’s maintenance. With 18–20 stalls all selling local produce, stallholders range from Thistle Produce’s preserves to the Devenick Dairy. Ola Oils brings rapeseed oil products, The Buffalo Farm…

Alford Heritage Centre and Museum

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01975 562906

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01975 562906

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01975 562906

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01975 562906

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Altrincham Farmers', Producers' and Makers' Market

A cornucopia of prime cuts of meat, birds, pies, puddings, locally grown vegetables and award-winning cheeses, jams, and chutneys. All accompanied by live music and kids' crafts.

Market Hall, Altrincham

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 07795 167 902

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 07795 167 902

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 07795 167 902

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 8 Dec

Free / 07795 167 902

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Artisan and Collectors Fair

Art, knitwear, furniture, clothing, food and drink and more at this fair from Carnaby Markets.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 21 Sep

£0.50 / 01382 434940

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 9 Nov

£0.50 / 01382 434940

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Dec

£0.50 / 01382 434940

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Artisan Food Fayre

Artisan food and drink from small and large producers.

Richmond Town Hall

Sun 19 Oct

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Haigh Hall Country Park, Haigh, Wigan

Sun 26 Oct

£13.95 (Children £6.95) / 01942 832895

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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Baking Day

Take your baking skills to the next level with tutelage from the experts at ENTCS.

Edinburgh New Town Cookery School

Sat 18 Oct

£150 / 0131 226 4314

Balerno Farmers' Market

Held on the second Saturday of the month in the pedestrianised Main Street, Balerno Farmers' Market is owned by the Balerno Village Trust, and supported by a craft fair, coffee mornings and other community events. Stallholders vary, but regulars include Arran Cheese; local, seasonal, organic produce from Cyrenians Farm…

Main Street, Balerno

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 0131 449 4545

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0131 449 4545

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0131 449 4545

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 0131 449 4545

  • 09:00 – 13:00

Balmedie Farmers’ Market

Held on the second Saturday of the month from April to September at the White Horse Inn, with a Christmas market in December. The market is supported by Granite City Fish; The Store, with their lamb and Aberdeen Angus beef; TPS Fruit and Veg; Devenick Diary; Lettie’s Preserves; Nina's Curry Sauces and Ola Oil, with…

White Horse Inn, Balmedie

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Barnes Food Fair

A one day charity event in which over 80 artisan food producers including local restaurateurs, will showcase their wares in a grand marquee. Chefs Phil Howard and Atul Kochhar, will also be running cookery theatre demos.

Barnes Green Social Centre, London SW13

Sat 20 Sep

£3 / 020 8876 2377

  • 10:30 – 16:00

BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes Show 2014

The popular BBC TV comes to life in a three-day event which will feature demonstrations from top TV chefs, Mary Berry, Mich Turner, John Whaite and Paul Hollywood.

Business Design Centre, London N1

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7288 6272

  • 09:30 – 18:30

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7288 6272

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 7288 6272

  • 09:30 – 17:30
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BBC Good Food Show London

Food and drink consumer show including a 600-seat theatre which brings to life popular BBC shows.

Olympia, London W14

Fri 14 Nov

Phone for prices / 02073 851200

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Sat 15 Nov

Phone for prices / 02073 851200

  • 09:30 – 19:00

Sun 16 Nov

Phone for prices / 02073 851200

  • 09:30 – 18:00

BBC Good Food Show Scotland

The food and drink extravaganza heads north of the border again for another serving of celebrity chefs and star culinary attractions. Special guests include Mary Berry, Paul Hollywood, James Martin, Tom Kitchen and many more.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 17 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

Sat 18 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

Sun 19 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

Beer And Sausage Week

Try locally produced sausages and award-winning Devon ales as part of Beer And Sausage Week.

Otterton Mill, Budleigh Salterton

Tue 4 Nov

Phone for prices / 01395 568521

  • 11:45 – 15:00

Wed 5 Nov

Phone for prices / 01395 568521

  • 11:45 – 15:00

Thu 6 Nov

Phone for prices / 01395 568521

  • 11:45 – 15:00
…and 3 more dates until 9 Nov

Beer Festival

Sample a variety of ales, ciders and other drinks and listen to live music.

Phoenix Theatre and Arts Centre, Bordon

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 01420 472664

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The Belgrave Hall Good Food Fair

The Belgrave Hall Good Food Fair Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 September 2014 11am - 4pm Belgrave Hall & Gardens Celebrate British Food Fortnight by joining us for the ever so popular Good Food Fair.

Belgrave Hall And Gardens, Belgrave, Leicester

Sat 27 Sep

£2.50 / 0116 266 6590

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 28 Sep

£2.50 / 0116 266 6590

  • 11:00 – 16:00
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