We have some great opportunities for companies to feature in our £20,000 marketing campaign that will give you outstanding exposure to a family demographic across Cheshire, Merseyside and North Wales for a 6 week period leading up to and during our feature event. This is in addition to the 30,000 people who attend the event that you and your company can meet face to face.

If you would like to find out more about the sponsorship packages, which start from just £500 please email our press & sponsorship contact, Stephen Wundke at [email protected] or telephone 01244 405 621.

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We are a dynamic company using our expertise to achieve solutions, delivered with integrity by people who care.

Founded in 1826 we marry traditional virtues with modern practices to ensure that our legal advice is appropriate, efficient and reasonably priced.

Our company is based across three offices in North Wales and Cheshire, with over 40 Solicitors and Legal Executives and an additional 40+ support staff. Together this combined workforce ensures that our clients locally and nationally have unprecedented access to the best legal advice available.

We are always delighted to be involved with some of the biggest community projects in our surrounding catchment areas, and feel the Chester Food, Drink and Lifestyle festival gives us an outstanding platform to engage with the people of Chester and beyond. If you would like to find out more about the firm, or contact us regarding a query, please visit our new website.   Click here to go to our website

LDF are the UKs leading independent provider of SME finance solutions.  For thirty years, we have assisted businesses to develop and grow through an array of lease and loan solutions.

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Taste Cheshire Awards 2016. As a local business ourselves,  the regional business community is important to us and as such, we are proud to be supporting an event that highlights home grown excellence within this field.

With over 5,000 clients across the UK, our tailored finance solutions are available for a wide range of business requirements, from asset finance / equipment investment and vehicle purchase, to less tangible costs such as VAT and taxation.

We understand the importance of investment and equally the difficulties many businesses face in accessing finance, we aim to deliver a quick and easy solution designed to spread the cost of essential expenditure over a more manageable term.

LDF can also assist businesses to cover other important costs including that of recruitment, marketing and refurbishment through our new Business Development Loan facility, helping businesses to reinvest cash flow in business growth.

To learn more about our facilities and how we can assist your business with finance for growth, call us today on 01244 527300 | email [email protected] quoting #TasteAwards16.

Deliveroo is an on-demand food delivery service that brings high-quality local restaurant food to homes and offices in an average of 30 minutes. Customers are able to order meals from leading locals, independents and high-quality restaurant chains.

Residents of Chester can get food from their most loved local restaurants, including Burger Shed 41, Moules-a-Go-Go, Carluccio’s and Ed’s Easy Diner delivered to their door for a £2.50 extra delivery fee.

Try Deliveroo for yourself by visiting the website or downloading the app, which is available on iPhone and Android.

“Collating the PreOrders seamlessly for the 2016 Taste Cheshire Awards we at EasyPreOrders are proud to be powering the event.

EasyPreOrders, founded in 2011 is an online PreOrder and events platform predominantly for the hospitality that allows groups and individuals to PreOrders and Prepay online.

Partnered with Bookatable we work closely with brands such as TGI Fridays, Las Iguanas, Brasserie Blanc, Belgo, Busaba, The Hilton Group and Caesars Casinos solving the time-consuming and costly affair of group bookings.

Transacting 500,000 PreOrders in December 2015 alone, EasyPreOrders has been proven to generate higher revenues from bookings for fewer admin hours upselling additional items in the process.

With guests leading hectic lives making the process of PreOrdering as simple as possible is the key. With offering an easier alternative to your competitors, booking at your venue becomes a no-brainer.

Whether you are small restaurant, large restaurant, Conference centre, Casino, or even an Airline, EasyPreOrders demonstrates a return of investment of 10 – 30 times and has the innovative solution to suit your venue.”

CH1 BID christmas logo NO COMPANY-01-01Chester is without doubt the perfect place in which to shop, work, live and visit; and indeed over eight million visitors come to the City each year. It is the task of CH1ChesterBID  to ensure that this continues and improves.


CH1ChesterBID is the Business Improvement District for Chester city centre (BID).

We are a business-led, business-funded not-for-profit organisation voted for by the city centre business ratepayers to improve a defined area in Chester city centre.  CH1ChesterBID formed in September 2014 and it’s expected that approximately £2.5m of private sector funds will be generated over the five-year BID term and this money will be reinvested back into the city centre.

Working with city partner organisations the aim of CH1ChesterBID is to improve the economic health of the city centre by increasing footfall; delivering quality events and festivals; creating a cleaner, greener city centre; improving the visitor welcome and promoting an all year round marketing campaign for the city and its businesses. CH1ChesterBID also aims to be One Voice for One City, representing the interests of all BID members.

CH1ChesterBID comprises a diverse mix of local and national business representatives, working collectively to deliver actions that make a difference for Chester.

To go to our website    CH1ChesterBID

To see the latest stories in and around Cheshire with Cheshire Life Magazine, visit our website.

Healthcare in West Cheshire is changing. More people are now being supported to access the care they need in the community rather than a hospital setting. This is the West Cheshire Way.

 Our vision is founded on the following key principles: 

  • Improving self-care
  • Working across boundaries
  • Supporting and caring for people in their own communities
  • Improving the management of long-term conditions

 The West Cheshire Way empowers more people to take the right steps to stay well and take responsibility for their own health and wellbeing.

We are one of the last independent commercial broadcasters in the UK, locally owned and deeply committed to the area we serve. We have very strong beliefs about how we broadcast and how we do business.

We are one of the last independent commercial broadcasters in the UK, locally owned and deeply committed to the area we serve. We have very strong beliefs about how we broadcast and how we do business.

We Love Cheshire is a brand new online, digital lifestyle magazine. We are here to promote the County’s finest Pubs, Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Spas, Cookery Schools, Delis, Hotels & B&B’s – in fact, any quality independent lifestyle provider in and around our beautiful County.

They aim to promote quality, independent businesses using a digital platform and effective social media. Mid-week offers will be sent out via a weekly E-Newsletter, as well as by social media postings. Our Guest Features will be updated monthly by our fabulous partners including Boodles and Celebrity Chef David Mooney.

Taste Cheshire is the official guide to food and drink in the Chester and Cheshire region. If you’re looking for restaurants, pubs, cafes, delis, farm shops, events, food festivals, markets and producers across the region, that’s the place to go!

Taste Cheshire was set up over a decade ago to promote our wonderful local food and drink and help visitors and locals find a true “Taste of Cheshire”.

They are the only website dedicated solely to food & drink in the Chester & Cheshire region and each month thousands of people visit us to find the best places in Cheshire to eat, drink, buy and enjoy.

Take your time and explore the best range of food and drink provided by members of the Restaurant Association of Chester & Cheshire, Made in Cheshire and the great food festivals of this fabulous county. Taste Cheshire provides you with a real “Taste of Cheshire”

Chester Food & Drink Festival Limited is a limited company registered in England and Wales.
Registered number: 05364122.
Registered office: West Wing, Chester Railway Station, Station Rd, Chester, CH1 3NT*
*Mail should be served at Churchill House, Queen's Park Campus, Queen's Park Road, Chester CH4 7AD.