Taste Cumbria Festival

The third Taste Cumbria Food Festival has got underway in Cockermouth. The two-day long event is expected to draw in crowds of up to 20 thousand over the weekend and bring hundreds of thousands of pounds into the local economy.

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Celebrity chefs at Cumbria food show

Tens of thousands of people are expected to go along to the Taste Cumbria Food Festival in Cockermouth today and tomorrow.

The festival features Michelin star chef Paul Rankin and celebrity chefs Peter Sidwell and Stephen Docherty doing cooking demonstrations.

On Sunday celebrity Italian chef Aldo Zilli will be joined by Cumbria Life Young Chef of the Year 2013 Scott Fairweather.

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