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The 2014 Pie Competition has been set for Saturday 26th April 2014.

Celebrity guest judge will be famous Yorkshire artist Ashley Jackson. He's famous for his Yorkshire landscape watercolours.

Twitter @AJacksonArtist Website ashley-jackson.co.uk

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A Tribute to the Pork Pie

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Pie Club Meetings 2014

Pork Pie Meeting Saturday 5th April 2014

World Events

Maria Miller, Culture Secretary in expenses row. Pie Club says she should go.

Farage beats Clegg in European televised head to head.

Malaysian airliner - black box may have been located.

A wall fell and killed a child in Edinburgh.

UK Coal closing the Kellingley Pit in South Yorkshire.

Dawlish sea wall now restored.


Leeds Utd now bought by rich Italian.

Grand National today.  

Halifax Town beat Nuneaton 1-0


Bruce   Pale looking pie. Chewy pastry, tasty jelly,well filled. Meat succulent and spicey.

Score   8.5/10

Richard   Big, well packed lots of jelly. Attractive aerial view. Side elevation was like a suet pudding.

Score   7.5/10. Inoffensive  pie.

Peter   Big well filled pie. Fresh but soft pastry. Lacked spice.

Score   7.0/10

Mark   Soft pastry.Luncheon meat,salty, no spice.

Score   5.5/10

Howard   Large well glazed pie. Soggy pastry, finely ground meat. Strong pork taste and no spice.

Score   6.0/10

Tim   Good looking but a bit pale.Well filled with meat ,sticky pastry.Peppery meat and to salty. Not bad.

Score   7.0/10


Fetcher   Tim

Fetch   Robinson’s of Northowram.

Price   £1.23

Average   6.9

Pork Pie Meeting Saturday 12thApril 2014

World Events

MP for Ribble Valley Nigel Evans acquitted of sexual allegations.

3 year old girl in Australia lost from bedroom turns up.

9 month old baby arrested for murder in Pakistan.

Omagh bombing 25 years ago – someone arrested.


Sheffield half marathon did not get water delivered and cancelled it! Runners set off anyway.

Boat race Oxford win again.

Wigan vs Arsenal – Arsenal goes through on penalties.


Tim   not a bad looking pie well glazed. Good looking until you cut it open. Paltry amount of meat. Soggy pastry. Jelly reasonable. Texture sawdust.  Bog average pie.

Score   5.0/10

Oliver   pale looking pie.  Evenly filled even jelly. Very porky smelling. lacking seasoning. Regarding paleness definitely a Lancashire pie. Wrong side of ‘t hill. Strong.

Score   6.0/10

Mark   sticky. Pastry sticky. Jelly was solid, the meat was well seasoned peppery. Old pie. Tasted straight from the fridge.

Score   6.0/10

Pete   very cold pie. Thick, soft pastry. well filled but lacking seasoning. Looked quite good. All right.

Score   6.0/10

Bruce   Sticky pastry, tasty jelly, well filled.  Spicey coarse meat. Good looking pie.

Score   7.0\10


Fetcher   Bruce

Fetch   Brosters Farm Shop, Outlane.

Price   £1.10

Average   6

Mystery scribe – Mary 

BBC One Show 4 May 2012 PDF Print E-mail
Pie Club History

20th Pork Pie Competition 2012

BBC One Show 4th May 2012  


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