Author Archives

  • David Colcombe

    David is a member of the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts and the British Culinary Federation, as well as an Honorary Fellow and visiting professor at University College Birmingham. He has previously cooked for G8 leaders and ran a successful 2 AA restaurant for 10 years, which he grew to include a café bistro and […]

  • The Drinks Are On Swallow

    Swallow Drinks sponsoring the drinks reception We are pleased to announce that Swallow drinks once again will be supporting & sponsoring this year’s awards. Swallow Drinks will be providing drinks for the drinks reception, so you will have plenty to cheer about on the night, bottoms-up! The awards now in its 4th year has grown from […]

  • Food/Drink Blogger of the Year Announcement

    Firstly we would like to congratulate all the finalists for the Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality Awards 2019. Following our announcement of this year’s shortlist it has come to light our finalists for the “Food/Drink Blogger of the Year” category contains a mixture of traditional blogs where content is written in long form and Instagram blogs where content is written as […]

  • Nitisha Patel

    Nitisha Patel is an award-winning chef and food consultant from Wolverhampton who has dedicated her life to exploring food and flavour. She has numerous achievements under her belt including first cookbook – My Modern Indian Kitchen, being recognised as the Black Country’s Master of Food, being awarded as the Midlands’ Rising Star in food, drink […]

  • Tara Tomes

    Having been both agency and client-side prior to EAST VILLAGE., Tara has worked with local independent retailers, internationally renowned fashion brands, acclaimed entertainment and event venues, large scale exhibitions, and everything in between. Tara founded EAST VILLAGE. in 2013 with the ambition of creating an agency that centred around a strong team culture and delivering… […]

  • Bootcamp Media have a taste for the awards

    We are excited to announce our latest sponsor for this year’s Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality Awards – Bootcamp Media. Based in Birmingham’s famous and vibrant Jewellery Quarter, Bootcamp Media are a fresh-thinking internet marketing and web design agency. Bursting with great ideas, packed with passionate and talented staff, who possess the desire to succeed […]

  • Falcon Insurance Swoops in to sponsor this year’s awards

    We are excited to announce our latest sponsor for this year’s Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality Awards – Falcon Insurance As one of the leading Insurance specialists in the UK, Falcon Insurance offer some of the best insurance plans available, whilst remaining affordable working with you to help cut your insurance costs. To find our […]