The Great Food and Drink Festival, that takes place for the second year running at Nottinghamshire's Newstead Abbey, have a new main and kitchen demonstration sponsor, Charles Yorke.

he Great Food and Drink Festival will take place over the August Bank Holiday, 27th - 29th, and will see the likes of Simon Rimmer (27th), Michael Caines (28th) and Nancy Birtwhistle (29th), will all take to the Charles Yorke Kitchen Demonstration stage over the weekend, cooking up a treat for the audience.

The Nottinghamshire based company create stylish and modern kitchen and living spaces for their customers, priding themselves on giving their clients a memorable and enjoyable experience from start to finish.

Stephanie Dedes, Design and Marketing Manager at Charles Yorke stated, "Charles Yorke are delighted to be sponsoring such a local event as the Newstead Abbey Great Food & Drink Festival, being based in Nottinghamshire ourselves. We are an avid supporter of 'buy British' so having local companies involved in the event is great.

"Charles Yorke hand craft kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and furniture for throughout the home at our Nottinghamshire factory, creating luxurious living spaces for clients across the country through our network of design partners. We combine traditional cabinet making techniques with modern technology to create inspiring furniture from the very traditional to the contemporary. Using the finest materials from sustainable sources, every piece is individually designed and made to accommodate each of our client’s needs. Attention to detail is important to us as it is one of the elements that give our furniture extra luxury and individuality that we hope will be enjoyed for years to come."

The Great Food and Drink Festivals are all about celebrating great food and drink from around the East Midlands and beyond. With up to 100 stalls including food, drink and crafts and celebrity chef demonstrations by the likes of some of the UK's best chefs, there certainly is something for everyone at the event.

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