Journal: Awards

There are 20 posts in Awards.

Posted by Graham on 18/02/19, in Awards

Rhug Estate Farm Manager is finalist in next week’s National Rural Business Awards

Gareth Jones, Rhug Estate Farm Manager, is a finalist in the National Rural Business Awards next week after winning Rural Employee of the Year at last October’s regional final.

Posted by Graham on 25/01/19, in Awards

Farm Shop announced as only Welsh finalist in Guild of Fine Food Shop of the year Award 2019

The Guild of Fine Food’s annual Shop of the Year awards, an accreditation scheme which recognises and promotes excellence in independent retail, has announced its finalists for 2019. Rhug Estate Farm Shop is the only Welsh finalist in the running to win the Farm Shop of the Year Award.

Posted by Graham on 23/11/18, in Lord Newborough, Awards

Rhug Estate announced as Award Winner at Purdey Awards

Rhug was delighted to have been presented with a Purdey Highly Commended Award last night by the Duke of Wellington. Rhug’s Head Game Keeper, Dave Pooler, was also given a Special Commendation Purdey Award.

The Purdey Awards have been held annually since 1999 and seek to promote a wider appreciation of the outstanding game and habitat conservation work carried out throughout the United Kingdom and to give well-deserved recognition and reward to the best.

Posted by Graham on 17/10/18, in Awards

Rhug Estate announced as Winners at Rural Business Awards 2018/19

Gareth Jones, Rhug Estate Farm Manager, won Rural Employee of the Year at last night’s Rural Business Awards Wales & Northern Ireland Region 2018/19 and Rhug Estate has come Runner-up in the Outstanding Rural Diversification Project category.

The Wales & Northern Ireland winners of the Rural Business Awards were announced on Tuesday night in Abergele. As the winner of the Wales region, Gareth will now go on to the Grand Final, to be held in Worcestershire in February 2019, where the winners from each category, in every region, will take part to win the overall national title.

Posted by Graham on 12/10/18, in Awards

Rhug Estate Organic Salt Marsh Lamb Shoulder is ‘Highly Commended’ in Great British Food Awards 2018

Rhug Estate is delighted its Organic Salt Marsh Lamb is the only Lamb to have won an award in this year’s Great British Food Awards. Rhug Salt Marsh Lamb has been awarded ‘Highly Commended’ in the fresh meat section of the Great British Food Awards 2018.

Michelin-starred restaurant owner and chef, Glynn Purnell, chose the ultimate winners in the fresh meat section of the Great British Food Awards. Rhug Estate Organic Salt Marsh Lamb, Red Ruby Short Ribs, Welsh Wagu Sirloin Steak, herb-fed free range turkey made it into the top four of the section with Red Ruby Short Ribs winning the section and Rhug’s Salt Marsh Lamb gaining ‘Highly Commended’.

Posted by Graham on 08/10/18, in Awards

We need customers' votes to help win National Farm Shop & Deli Award

Rhug Farm Shop was delighted to have won Wales Retailer of the Year at the 2018 Farm Shop & Deli Awards earlier this year but next year it wants to go one better and win the National Retailer of the Year Award - but we need your help to win.

Posted by Graham on 16/09/18, in Estate News, Awards

Shortlisted for Two Rural Business Awards 2018/19

Rhug Estate is delighted to have been announced as a finalist in two categories of the Rural Business Awards in the Wales & Northern Ireland Region 2018/19. Rhug Estate is a finalist in the Outstanding Rural Diversification Project category and Farm Manager, Gareth Jones, is a finalist in the Rural Employee of the Year category.

Posted by Graham on 02/09/18, in Awards

Rhug Estate Organic Salt Marsh Lamb Shoulder is Finalist in Great British Food Awards 2018

Rhug Estate Organic Salt Marsh Lamb has been announced as one of the finalists in the fresh meat section of the Great British Food Awards 2018; with the winners being announced on 11 October 2018 in the November issue of Great British Food magazine.