Dorset Festival At Poundbury
12:06am 6th July 2013
'Dorset Food and Drink', a new group set up to promote the county's food and drink sector at grass roots level, is launched this morning at the Dorset Festival.
Founder members include The Eastbury in Sherborne,Purbeck Ice Cream and Blackmore Vale Dairy, while Sam's Pigs, Dorset Wild Boar, Lizzie & Bekki - the baking birds, From Dorset with L and the Dorset Coffee Company have also joined its existing membership of 30 + producers which ahs been moved from a previous local food accreditation scheme.
Sir Julian Fellows will be presented with a hamper of Dorset produce at Queen Mother Square in Poundbury as he declares the Dorset festival 2013 open at 10 o'clock this morning.