The Bobbin & Loaf Catering in Belfast

Loaf Catering is a social enterprise involved in supporting people with learning disabilities (including autism) and helping them get training and jobs in the catering industry. Loaf Cafe and Bakery Loaf Cafe & Bakery opened for business in June 2015 after they breathed life back into a derelict building at 307 Grosvenor Road, Belfast, directly […]

Gluten Free Food Fair Belfast 2017

The Gluten Free Ireland Food Fair will be back in Stormont on Saturday 16th September 2017! Last year we had over 25 exhibitors offering gluten free and free from foods, with free parking at the hotel, fast track access and attended pram parking space, making it ideal for families, spending an afternoon browsing or just […]

Gluten Free Christmas Market Belfast 2016

New Event – Bigger Venue! With hundreds of people attending the gluten free food fair in Belfast in September, we’re pleased to announce a Gluten Free Christmas Market – with even more space and special access time for disabled visitors. Join us on Saturday the 19th November in the Stormont Hotel where over 25 gluten […]

Do you fancy a meal in the Member’s Dining Room at Stormont in Belfast

This summer, Parliament Buildings at Stormont in Belfast will throw open the doors of the elegant Members’ Dining Room to the public. From Monday 4 July 2016 – Friday 2 September you can dine in the refined splendourof the Members’ Dining Rooms and savour morning coffee, lunch or traditional afternoon tea while admiring the beautiful […]

Gluten Free Food Fair Belfast

Join us on Saturday 17th September in the Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast for our biggest gluten free event of the year.   With our food fair in Ballycastle attracting over 200 visitors and many stalls selling out before the end of the day, we advise arriving early in the afternoon to enjoy the samples on offer and purchase […]

Living Gluten Free

Roisin Armstrong is an Acupuncture, Kinesiology, Acupressure , EFT practitioner, Matrix Reimprinting Practitioner and health writer with a special interest in the role of food and nutrition in health. Roisin is a regular writer for the Belfast Irish News Health Section and recently they printed her excellent article on Coeliac Disease which you can find here: Irish […]

Gluten Free Ireland Guide to IFEX 2016

If you’re not familiar with the show, IFEX is the big catering industry exhibition in Ireland and Northern Ireland. It takes turns between Belfast and Dublin and is designed to match buyers with producers and resellers. It’s distinctly a trade only show but that’s not to say you must own a product or store to […]

The Gluten Free Ireland Guide to Tall Ships Races 2015

The Tall Ships Races return to Belfast on the 2nd – 5th July 2015. This is the third time the Tall Ships have been to Belfast and this year there are over 50 ships, anchoring in Belfast Harbour and the Titanic Quarter. Over one million people are expected to see the ships, with views from the coast […]

Storm in a Tea Cup

On Monday evening, 2nd February at 7.34pm I posted a comment on our Facebook page from one of our Followers – here’s the text:- Message from (name withheld but it’s on the FB page) Hi people, went to a cafe called “Storm in a Tea Cup” at Stormont just for a coffee. They were doing […]

Cooking Demonstration at St. George’s Market

Chef Michael McCamley rounded off Coeliac Awareness Week 2014 on Saturday 17th May with a cooking demo at St.George’s Market in Belfast, accompanied by Barbara Collins, a member of the UK and Irish Guilds of Food Writers and writer for the BBC.