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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|

Rathbones First Timers – it’s marmalade making time!

We have been delighted to welcome Rathbones as a sponsor in 2021, and have had a wonderful time working with their Kendal office. Rathbones are sponsoring the ‘First Timers’ category in the Homemade Marmalade Competition. They have been encouraging their employees and customers to get involved, with the help of some first-time marmalade making kits. [...]

2021-02-04T13:59:40+00:00February 4th, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

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|

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Marmalade Awards continue – results in June

Important update - never fear, the Marmalade Awards shall continue! The Marmalade Awards have taken place every year since 2005. They shall continue in 2021, bringing an orange ray of light to an otherwise dark January. Entrants are being asked to submit their jars as normal through the post.  The results will be delayed until [...]

2021-01-06T17:20:29+00:00January 6th, 2021|Marmalade Awards News|

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|

NEW: Festive Takeaway Afternoon Tea for Two

Festive Takeaway Afternoon Teas are here! Here at Dalemain our wonderful tearoom staff have been working hard to bring Christmas to you following a very strange year. As it is not possible to welcome guests to Dalemain for our usual Christmas lunches, we are delighted to instead offer a takeaway Festive Afternoon Tea for Two. [...]

2020-11-23T16:19:20+00:00November 23rd, 2020|House and Estate News|

Dalemain Hampers – Click & Collect Now!

Dalemain hampers are now available on our website, and are the perfect festive gift for marmalade lovers! Choose our pre-wrapped gift hamper, for our classic, ready-made selection. Our marmalade lover’s hamper contains a jar of our famous Christmas marmalade, lovingly made in the Dalemain tearooms with added port and cranberries for that festive kick! It [...]

2020-11-16T13:43:21+00:00November 16th, 2020|House and Estate News|

The Marmalade Awards are BACK for 2021!

. We are delighted to confirm that we will be holding the Marmalade Competition in 2021. The team have been working very hard to ensure that we can run the competition safely and are very pleased to announce that we will be launching the 2021 Awards THIS DECEMBER. We know that 2020 has been an [...]

2020-11-11T10:43:05+00:00November 11th, 2020|Marmalade Awards News|
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