We have a prestigious panel of judges, headed by leading Sussex dairy farmer and Nuffield Scholar William Goodwin, who make the final decision at each stage (top 10, top 3 and overall winner). 6 categories are also voted by the public through online voting; and 4 categories are judged in their own special way tailored to suit each one.
10th September 2018 - Awards open for entries
Launch: Food Producer, Food Shop, Drink Producer, Farmers Market, Butcher, Eating Experience, Newcomer, Young Chef and Young Farmer.
24th October 2019 - Entries close
All categories (excluding Farmer, Young Chef and Newcomer which are open for entries until 17th January 2019)