February 1, 2023

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Sophie Ellis-Bextor joins celebrity chefs for Foodies Festival

FOODIES Festival is going in advance as prepared with their yearly party at Tatton Park next month.

Organisers have reassured the general public that the a few-day food items, drink and new music competition will carry on to observe the advice supplied by

the Earth Wellbeing Organisation, the Govt and Public Wellbeing England to assure the security of website visitors, exhibitors and employees.

The competition returns to the historic estate on July 9 to 11, showcasing movie star chefs, headline tunes functions and much more than 200 exhibitors.

Competition director Sue Hitchen explained: “I’m delighted we are returning to one particular of our favorite venues this calendar year, Tatton Park – bringing leading cooks to cook dwell and major-identify new music functions to our phase.

“As we are outdoor and in a roomy location, we are in a position to system a Covid protected festival, and our seasoned health and fitness and safety crew are operating carefully with the local council to make guaranteed we just take all appropriate steps and comply with governing administration tips to hold anyone risk-free.

“Customer safety is our best priority with increased marshalling, regular cleansing of all public parts and signage to prevent crowding.

“There has never been a much better time to help neighborhood places to eat and foodstuff producers and we are all ready to get pleasure from a entertaining day out with buddies.”

Tom Rhodes, a short while ago topped winner of MasterChef 2021 joins the star-studded line up, cooking stay to an viewers for the 1st time given that showing on the strike BBC Television set clearly show.

He claimed: “I’m a massive enthusiast of Foodies Festival, so I’m in excess of the moon that it’s again this calendar year. As perfectly as all the awesome foodstuff, drinks and are living songs, I’ll be there and just cannot wait to share my favourite recipes and swift kitchen area tips.

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MasterChef 2021 winner Tom Rhodes

“The Foodies Competition actually feels like the fantastic way to kick back and rejoice this summer and I’m psyched to see you all.”

Star names also involve MasterChef: The Gurus champion, Alex Webb, MasterChef 2021 finalist Laura Michael, Wonderful British Bake Off 2016 champion, Candice Brown and movie star spanish chef, Omar Allibhoy.

Nearby award-profitable movie star chefs showcasing the best of the region, incorporate: Aiden Byrne from The Church Environmentally friendly in Lymm, Good British Menu winner Adam Reid at The French, dependent in Manchester’s Midland Lodge, Wonderful British Menu 2021 contestant Ashwani Rangta, the executive chef at Gupshup in Hale and Joe Liptrot, head chef at Cottons Lodge and Spa in Knutsford.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor will be carrying out her numerous dance-alongside anthems, alonside Lady Gaga tribute act Possibly Gaga and the leading United kingdom Killers tribute – The Killerz.

Additional than 50 bands and artists will also be on phase.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor mentioned: “I’ve been undertaking my livestreamed kitchen area discos since the to start with lockdown, but what a pleasure it will be to

lastly get out of my kitchen area to look at the most important foodstuff festival of the 12 months.

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“I’m definitely hunting ahead to undertaking live to an viewers yet again, and sampling some of the charming meals on supply.”

At the three-working day festival, readers can appreciate the chefs theatre, cake and bake theatre, beverages theatre with wine, champagne, beer and cocktail generating masterclasses, browsing village with award-winning artisan producers, road meals avenue, young ones cookery university and live audio phase.

Other attractions include Foodies famous chilli eating opposition that includes a entire world file challenge, a funfair and household friendly areas with routines for children.

Much more than 200 exhibitors will showcase their generate, delivering festival-goers with a fantastic option to sample the finest of the north west – and consider a big choice of delicious foodstuff from about the planet.

For the third 12 months managing, the competition is supporting Musicians Towards Homelessness with tickets elevating cash for UKwide homelessness charity Crisis.

MAH founder Emma Rule reported: “The past year has been incredibly tricky for charities, we are so pleased to be back at Foodies with our music phase and outstanding artists, raising a great deal desired money.”

Tickets are available from foodiesfestival.com or 0844 995 111.