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Creamery Growth and Modernisation Project

Work will be commencing in September 2019 to aid with the modernisation of the Wensleydale Creamery at Hawes to include milk standardisation, curd handling improvements, cheese smoking plant and water recycling plant. It is part-funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development.

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A tribute to long-serving North Yorkshire councillor John Blackie from Managing Director, David Hartley.

On behalf of myself and Wensleydale Creamery, it is with great sadness that we learned of John Blackie’s passing this weekend. I first met John in 1992 around the time of the closure of Wensleydale Creamery and John became a local leader in the ‘Save the Creamery’ campaign. He lobbied media, MP’s, Local Government and […]

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Producing Energy From Cheese

We’re thrilled to share this exciting story with you which we’re very proud to be involved in. Our passion for cheese-making is now helping to heat homes in the area thanks to the conversion of our leftover whey (which is a fantastically versatile by-product of cheese-making) and love of our environment & landscape that has […]

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We’re celebrating 25 years at our Visitor Centre!

We’re marking the 25th Anniversary of our popular Visitor Centre with the launch of our brand-new interactive Demonstration Room, the latest development in an ongoing investment programme which has seen over £5million invested across the whole cheese-making business in the last 5 years. We have continually invested in our Visitor Experience since it first opened […]

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We’re proud to support The Dales Festival of Food and Drink 2019 for a fourth year!

We’re excited to be supporting and joining The Dales Festival of Food and Drink on June 15th – 16th and can’t wait for a weekend of celebrating local produce, sampling our cheese and celebrating all Yorkshire has to offer! We’ll be selling and sampling our award-winning cheese as well hosting cheese-making demonstations! Join one of […]

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Our Cheese Road Show

We love to get out and about and sample our award-winning cheese! With a few dates in the pipeline, we thought we’d share our activity so you can keep up to date with our whereabouts…and plan your very own cheese road show (if you wish!) Saturday 15th June – Sunday 16th June – Dales Festival […]

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