Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 24°C

min temp: 17°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Gallery: Bangers, beers and Matt Cardle go down a treat at Jimmy’s Farm

13:04 28 July 2014

Hannah Scott, 13, holds her winning chocolate and orange Chelsea buns with judge Jon Gay, the head chef at Jimmy

Hannah Scott, 13, holds her winning chocolate and orange Chelsea buns with judge Jon Gay, the head chef at Jimmy's Farm, and Suffolk Age UK's George Chilvers at the charity's bake-off at the Sausage and Beer Festival at Jimmy's Farm on Sunday, 27 July.

A celebration of beer, sausages and music was enjoyed by hundreds of festival-goers at a Suffolk attraction over the weekend.

shares

The Sausage and Beer Festival returned to Jimmy’s Farm in Wherstead near Ipswich for two days of “funky music, best quality bangers and real beer”.

Musical acts including X Factor winner Matt Cardle, pop rock trio Dodgy and Ipswich youngsters Polar Collective took to the main paddock’s “Truck Stage” to fill the air with “beautiful lyrics and uplifting beats”.

Elsewhere, in the Cookhouse, professional chefs including Valentine Warner, James Barber and Gennaro Contaldo entertained the crowds with their cooking prowess. And each evening the farm restaurant was transformed into a Tryolean beer keller, with long tables, oompah music and a specialist sausage menu.

shares

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other East Anglian Daily Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by East Anglian Daily Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique East Anglian Daily Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

The Pantaloons put their own spin on Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice on Christchurch Park's Mansion Lawn, 7.30pm, July 1

You won’t look at Pride and Prejudice or Much Ado About Nothing the same again after watching Ip-art favourites The Pantaloons’ latest open-air shows.

Ashleigh Cole who plays Christine Keeler during rehearsals for Christine a new musical about Christine Keeler and the Profumo scandal which is being staged at the Colchester Mercury Theatre

This new musical starts with a bang – quite literally – as Christine Keeler’s drug pusher boyfriend, fires shots into the air while he rants outside the flat of Harley Street osteopath Dr Stephen Ward.

New owners NRG launch Spa Pavilion, explaining when it will open and their plans for the future. Pictured chairman of NRG Ray Anderson

The businessman behind a £1 purchase of a council-owned Suffolk theatre has insisted his bid to revive the venue will succeed, after fresh questions were raised over the deal.

Princes Theatre, Clacton

A popular Clacton theatre has undergone a facelift costing almost £20,000.

The Man in Chair (Darren Nunn) and Drowsy (Jo Whelton) in Appeal Theatre Group show The Drowsy Chaperone at The New Wolsey, Ipswich, June 24-27.

I’m not a fan of farce but there was lots to like about this musical comedy.

A Christmas Carol is featured in the Theatre Royal's autumn season.Clive Francis as Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol.

The Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds has launched its autumn season, which features a huge variety of shows as well as the popular pantomime.

Lee Mead is heading back to the region soon with his new solo show

Stage and screen star Lee Mead returns to the region with new show Some Enchanted Evening. He spoke to EA Arts about his career and why daughter Betsy is his biggest priority.

The Quay Theatre's Summer School in Sudbury is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Sheena Shaw and Robin Hodgkinson are pictured.

Every summer for the past 25 years, a community theatre in west Suffolk has played host to dozens of aspiring young thespians.

Celebrity chef Gino D'Acampo is coming to Ipswich Regent on November 7. Photo: Ashley Pickering

Celebrity chef Gino D’Acampo brings a taste of Italy to Ipswich this winter.

Kate Fleetwood as Vicki, a reformed prostitute in London Road, the film version of the critically aclaimed stage musical, directed by Rufus Norris at the National Theatre

Playwright Alecky Blythe, author of the National Theatre’s verbatim stage show London Road met Arts Editor Andrew Clarke at Ipswich Film Theatre and explained how a very theatrical work has become a most unusual film

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages