events


  • Upcoming events: May 2018

    Here’s a low-down of upcoming events.   Shellfish Association of Great Britain conference 1, 2 May – The annual occasion in the UK shellfish calendar when the “who’s who” of the industry come together to hear about the latest research, learn about management of stocks, discuss how to market shellfish effectively and, of course, network; […]

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  • Upcoming events: April 2018

    Plymouth Seafood Festival 19 April.  Plymouth Seafood Festival is back for its 7th year in 2018 and is set to bring The Barbican and Sutton Harbour alive with entertainment, activities and dishes to celebrate the city’s fantastic caught seafood.  Plymouth is the first city in the world to be awarded the Fish2Fork Blue City status […]

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  • Upcoming events: March 2018

    Here’s the lowdown on seafood events this month! Broadstairs Spring Fair. In the leafy green of Pierremont park, over 17,000 foodies will flock to Kent for all sorts of tasty treats, chef demonstrations and fun activities. When it comes to savouring some of the wonderful food, you will be spoilt for choice by the highest quality […]

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  • Upcoming events: February 2018

    Here’s the lowdown on seafood events this month!   Time to get nerdy. Science and oysters don’t normally go hand in hand, but The CoCoast SE in Portsmouth are challenging that perception this month with a talk from local PhD student, Luke Helmer, about oyster restoration efforts in the Solent. Not near Portsmouth? No sweat. […]

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  • Christmas Day swims
    25 December

    One of the most popular Christmas Day dips takes place in Porthcawl, raising money for the RNLI, but organised – or more spontaneous – swims will take place up and down the country.

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  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    To 10 September 2017

    The acclaimed Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition showcases Earth’s most extraordinary and revelatory sights; reflecting nature’s beauty and diversity and highlighting the fragility of wildlife on our planet.

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  • Hope in the Great War
    Touring to 21 January 2018

    The RNLI’s Hope in the Great War exhibition commemorates the centenary of the First World War. Touring RNLI museums, lifeboat stations and partner museums, it honours the courage and determination of those who saved lives in the midst of great conflict.

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  • Clovelly Herring Festival
    20 November

    This year is the tenth Clovelly Herring Festival, held to promote these tasty, nutritious “silver darlings” and to support the carefully managed fishing carried out by this lovely Devon village’s local fishermen.

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  • Hastings Herring Fair
    5-6 November

    Now in its fifth year, the Hastings Herring Fair is a showcase for a fish that’s sustainable, versatile, delicious and incredibly healthy, yet strangely under-valued.

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  • Whitstable Literary Food Festival
    15 October

    Some of the UK’s best loved chefs will come together in Whitstable on October 15th to celebrate the very best of Whitstable’s food and drink in the inaugural the Whitstable Food Festival.

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  • Seafood Week
    7-14 October

    A perfect excuse to spend seven days celebrating and exploring the fantastic seafood Britain has to offer.

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  • Tennerfest
    1 October-11 November

    Tennerfest is a great excuse to make a food odyssey to the Channel Islands, with more than 180 participating restaurants promoting set menus priced from £10 to £20 for six tasty weeks.

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