Marmalade Awards Press Releases

Marmalade triumphs, as entries pour in despite lockdown

In spite of a difficult year, marmalade makers have proven their resilience.  Entrants have posted thousands of jars to Dalemain ready for the 2021 Marmalade Awards. Marmalades have arrived from around the globe - Japan, Australia, Canada and the Czech Republic are now all regular entrants, but this year’s competition has also seen arrivals from [...]

2021-02-26T10:01:24+00:00February 26th, 2021|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Marmalade For a Friend – a new way to say thank you

Marmalade for a Friend is giving people a special way to say thank you this year. Following a year like no other, organisers wanted to offer entrants a way to show their appreciation to the friends and family who have made such a difference in 2020. Thus, the ‘Marmalade for a Friend’ category was born. [...]

2021-02-18T16:28:02+00:00February 18th, 2021|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Press release – Never say No to Marmalade! The 2021 Awards continue

The Marmalade Awards continue, with delayed results due to national UK lockdown. The World’s Original Marmalade Awards have taken place every year since 2005 and the Award’s organisers are determined to continue in 2021, bringing an orange ray of light to an otherwise dark January. Entrants from around the world are being asked to submit [...]

2021-01-15T11:30:58+00:00January 15th, 2021|Marmalade Awards Press Releases|

Over £150,000 raised for Hospice at Home

Over £150,000 has been raised for Hospice at Home so far. Despite the cancellation of the Marmalade Festival earlier this year, we were delighted to present Hospice at Home Carlisle & North Lakeland with a cheque for £20,278.50 for 2020. The festival in March was one of the first events to be cancelled, due to [...]

2021-01-19T10:46:32+00:00December 9th, 2020|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|
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