Marmalade Awards Press Releases

The Marmalade Awards Return for 2021

The Marmalade Awards return in 2021! Organisers at Dalemain Mansion, Cumbria, are delighted to confirm that the world-famous Marmalade Awards will take place next year. Receiving over 3000 entries from more than 40 countries each year, the Awards represent the very best in homemade marmalade. Founder Jane Hasell McCosh has been determined to continue with [...]

2020-11-26T11:44:30+00:00November 26th, 2020|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Celebrating the Marmalade of 2020

Even against the backdrop of such uncertainty in the world right now the brilliance and talent we see from all your marmalade entries is truly uplifting and remarkable. With nearly 3000 jars from almost 40 countries in 2020 the diversity and beauty of your preserving work continues to shine at the Dalemain World Marmalade Awards. [...]

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|

Over £25,000 raised for palliative care in 2019, as the competition opens for its 15th year

We are delighted to announce that the Marmalade Awards have raised £23,282.30 for Hospice at Home Carlisle & North Lakeland, and upwards of £25,000 overall to palliative care worldwide in 2019. This takes the total raised by the competition to well over £250,000! Since their inception in 2005 the Awards have raised money for the [...]

2020-01-07T10:45:43+00:00January 7th, 2020|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Marmalade Awards Founder receives the Foreign Minister’s Commendation

Jane Hasell-McCosh, founder of the World’s Original Marmalade Awards, was awarded the Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation at a presentation on Monday 9th December at the Embassy of Japan in the UK. The Award recognises her achievement in strengthening and developing the bonds of friendship between Japan and the UK through marmalade and citrus fruits. Jane [...]

2019-12-18T17:17:57+00:00December 18th, 2019|Marmalade Awards News, Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

The Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Competition

Australia victorious in the 2019 Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Marmalade Contest The Thursday Cottage Commonwealth Competition was held for the second time as part of the famous World’s Original Marmalade Awards at Dalemain Mansion, Cumbria this March. The contest is a celebration of how marmalade has united people from around the world, and the winner for [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00April 8th, 2019|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Results announced at the 2019 World Marmalade Awards

UNITED BY MARMALADE: People come together from around the globe to celebrate this sticky preserve at the 14th Marmalade Awards Winners have been announced for the 2019 Marmalade Awards, which are held annually at Dalemain Mansion in the Lake District.  Award winners have flocked to Cumbria from around the world to collect their prizes and [...]

2020-05-14T08:58:45+01:00March 21st, 2019|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

The Embassy of Japan Glows Orange for the Marmalade Awards

The launch of the 14th World’s Original Marmalade Awards and the inaugural Japanese Marmalade Awards took place on 17th January at the Embassy of Japan, in the presence of His Excellency Ambassador Mr Koji Tsuruoka and Awards founder Jane Hasell-McCosh. The Marmalade Awards have attracted visitors and entries from all over the world, including Botswana, [...]

2019-01-24T10:26:38+00:00January 24th, 2019|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Cumbrian school children to visit Embassy of Japan

Children from Stainton C of E Primary School will be travelling to London on 17th January for a rather unusual school trip. They have been invited to sing at the Embassy of Japan, in the presence of His Excellency Ambassador Mr Koji Tsuruoka, as part of the launch of the now famous 14th World Marmalade [...]

2019-01-15T12:11:25+00:00January 15th, 2019|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|
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