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Hugely proud to support Opera North Singing School

Pictured at Bude Park Primary School are children taking part in an Opera North singing programme. They are performing in front of an audience in a giant Yurt.  Pictures copyright Darren Casey / DCimaging 07989 984643

Back in September 2014 we teamed up with Opera North as the main sponsor of a three-year Singing School at Bude Park Primary School. Since then, over 400 pupils have taken part in the project which focuses on using singing and expressive movement to have a positive impact on children’s aspirations,  communication and confidence. As […]


BOOMing brilliant!


We’re thrilled to say that Abel & Cole’s Organic Guernsey Milk (from Nick Gosling, Berkeley Farm) won the Best Organic Dairy Product category at the Soil Association’s BOOM Awards. BOOM stands for Best of Organic Market and it’s all about finding and celebrating organic makers, servers and sellers. Abel & Cole’s organic large eggs were […]


Aunt Bessie’s launches new Cake Squares

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Aunt Bessie’s has broadened its ambient cake range with new Cake Squares which launched in Tesco this month. The Cake Squares come in two flavours – Chunky Chocolate, made from a layer of chocolate pastry, a rich chocolate sauce, chocolate sponge and finished with a sprinkle of chocolate chunks, and Zesty Lemon made with a […]


We dig this: 31,000 trees planted to make Hull a greener city

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This Volunteers’ Week we’re proud of our colleagues at Aunt Bessie’s and our bakery, Jacksons, who have been putting their hearts and soil into making Hull a greener city since 2013. So far we’ve planted an incredible 31,000 trees (hoorah!) in the region. This is towards our 200,000 target by the year 2051 to celebrate […]