Archive | Local Suppliers

Drake & Macefield Keep It Local

We are forging a local field-to-plate supply partnerships with Skipton’s new Le Bistro des Amis. The Jerry Croft restaurant is now taking prime beef from us and we source it direct from local farmers John and Alison Spensley, of Manor Farm, Thorlby. Luc Daguzan, who launched Le Bistro des Amis with business partner Liz Weatherby […]

RARE BREED PORKERS COUP

Drake & Macefield partner Ian Thompson is now raising his own rare breed Saddleback pigs for sale in the Skipton and Settle shops. Ian has always been interested in raising his own livestock on a part-time basis and realised that dream two years ago when taking over 35 acres of pastureland on the outskirts of […]

CEMENTING LOCAL SUPPLY PARTNERSHIPS

DRAKE & MACEFIELD BUTCHERS has cemented its local field-to-plate supply partnership with farmers John and Alison Spensley and is now sourcing weekly supplies of prime beef and lamb from Manor Farm, Thorlby. All cattle and sheep are raised completely naturally on the 560 acres of rich and lush pastureland farmed by the Spensleys, guaranteeing the […]