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Winners of the 2020 Marmalade Awards Announced

A British classic claims top prize at the 15th World Marmalade Awards Entries into the 15th World Marmalade Awards in 2020 came from all around the globe, containing hundreds of interesting ingredients and citruses. Yet it was a classic Aylesbury Vale ‘Dark & Chunky’ marmalade that bowled over the judges at the 2020 Marmalade Awards, seizing the [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00March 17th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Winners of the 2020 Marmalade Awards Announced

A British classic claims top prize at the 15th World Marmalade Awards Entries into the 15th World Marmalade Awards in 2020 came from all around the globe, containing hundreds of interesting ingredients and citruses. Yet it was a classic Aylesbury Vale ‘Dark & Chunky’ marmalade that bowled over the judges at the 2020 Marmalade Awards, [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00March 14th, 2020|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

2020 Festival Cancellation

Organisers of the 2020 World's Original Marmalade Awards are extremely sad to announce that the Festival on 14th & 15th March has had to be cancelled. Jane Hasell-McCosh, founder of the awards, said: 'We have taken the very difficult decision to cancel this year’s Marmalade Festival on both 14th & 15th March. We are truly sorry to [...]

2020-03-11T13:19:18+00:00March 11th, 2020|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

IMPORTANT UPDATE: FESTIVAL CANCELLATION

We are extremely sad to announce that, following recent developments and further advice, we have taken the very difficult decision to cancel this year’s Marmalade Festival on both 14th & 15th March. We are truly sorry to everyone who will be disappointed by this decision, but owing to the global nature of the Festival and the spread [...]

2020-03-08T00:10:40+00:00March 5th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Mother’s Day at Dalemain

Treat your mum this Mothering Sunday on Sunday 22nd March, and bring her to the Dalemain Tearoom's for a delicious Sunday lunch! Our tearoom staff have been hard at work and we have delicious homemade food, including classic roast beef, our famous chocolate orange bread and butter pudding, and apple crumble flapjack with apples from [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00March 2nd, 2020|House and Estate News|

Programme & Tickets available for the 2020 Marmalade Festival!

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  We wanted to provide an update regarding the Marmalade Festival, given concerns about the existence of COVID-19 (coronavirus) both in the UK and abroad. At present the Festival will go ahead as planned on both 14th & 15th March. The current Government advice does not recommend the cancellation of events, but suggests that people should follow advice [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00February 14th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

Jane’s Blog – The Gardens are Open

I wanted to tell you a little of what is being planned and what is happening in the garden for 2020. The winter is always a time when we change things and add things for the following season. During the Autumn we have been very busy sorting out the borders and putting everything to bed.  [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:42+01:00February 6th, 2020|House and Estate News|

Final Call for Entries to the 2020 Marmalade Awards!

The World’s Original Marmalade Awards are open for 2020 and it is looking as if there will be record entries to celebrate the 15th year of the competition. Once again, a series of ‘collection points’ have been organised! Entrants can deliver their marmalade at these locations for no additional charge, to be sent on to [...]

2020-02-03T12:26:28+00:00February 3rd, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|

The competition is open – get your entries in!

The World’s Original Marmalade Awards are now open for 2020! As we enter our 15th year, we are asking you all to get your jars in now to make this the biggest year yet! Competitors are encouraged to send their entries to Dalemain Mansion in Cumbria, on or before 7th February. As always, there are [...]

2020-01-14T15:44:50+00:00January 14th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|