Helpers wanted for Real Food Ilkley on Sunday


The monthly Real Food Ilkley is on The Grove this Sunday, 3 October, between 10am and 3pm. From fruit gins, to fruity jams, fine art to bakery master pieces there is a wide selection of traders.


Organisers are appealing for volunteers: "Can you spare a few hours early on a Sunday morning or at around 3pm to either help set up or breakdown Real Food Ilkley with us? We can offer good coffee, cake and a warm welcome!" You can contact the market team here.


The guest stalls at Sunday's market will be:

  • Abbiedashery: homemade machine embroidered items

  • Cakes Enterprises: Italian sweet bakes and desserts

  • Cosy P’s: Variety of pizzas cooked to order

  • Hammond Charcuterie: handmade charcuterie made from venison, pasture fed goose, free range rare breed pork, wild game bird meat, conservation grazed mutton

  • Heart of Sicily: Aranchini of many flavours including ragu, vegetarian; chicken curry; deep fried calzone; cipollina puff pastries; ravioli deep fried pastry; cassatina siciliana with ricotta or chocolate cream

  • Holly Bob and Reg CCC: variety of handmade cards, paintings and decorations

  • Irakuri sushi: sushi, miso soups and bubble teas

  • Lily and Lister: locally roasted coffee beans available as beans or freshly ground. Hot take away coffees, hot chocolate and teas

  • Marina Quay Fisheries: Fresh and frozen seafood and platters

  • Pacific Ridley: thermal bottles, cups, food flasks and bamboo products

  • Splendid Smallholding: natural, high quality dog treats

  • Spuds and Bros: Canadian street food consisting of chips, cheese, gravy and wide choice of fillings

  • Sugar Blond Bakes: brownies, blondies and cookies

  • Wharfe and Dale Hot Tub Hire: Local supplier of hot tubs for hire

  • Yorkshire Pasture Poultry: whole and cuts of fresh chicken


There will also be the regular stallholder:


Condimental; Corelli Wine; Cossack Cuisine; Elizabeth J Design; Garth Cottage; Gerhard’s Pretzels; Giuliano’s of Sicily; Gluten Freekz; Gourmet Scotch Egg Company; Greenhouse Café; Hel’s Bowls’ Ilkley Brewery; The Ilkley Kitchen; Kandy Kitchen Creations; King Olive; Lasagnas on the Road; Leeds Bread Co-op; Lily and Rabbit; Marsh Top Meats; Por Favour; Really Indian; Secret Truffles; Shire Honey; The Organic Pantry; Third Wave Coffee; Tricky Dickie’s Sticky Toffee Pudding Company; TruFoods; Wharfedale Fine Cheese; Wharfedale Candle Company; Woodcutter Creations.


The community stalls for October are:

  • Christchurch: Who will be promoting the services and events held at Christchurch with activities on the stall

  • Climate Action Ilkley: Informing people of he aims and activities of Climate Action Ilkley

  • Tails in the Dales: Offering children’s books for Candlelighters charity

For further information visit the website realfoodilkley.co.uk