Football Focus Issue 75 - Page 87

Bedale Our Story We’ve been baking and brewing delicious things for over two centuries. In the last 89 years, we stopped brewing so we could achieve the perfect bake. Made to our traditional recipes, only the freshest ingredients are baked into Vale of Mowbray Pork Pies. We have been baking delicious pies since 1928. And we love it! Our classic hot water pastry encases tender, cured pork, delicately seasoned with an irresistible blend of herbs and spices. All topped with a golden pastry lid and baked to mouth-watering perfection. 1795 - The Vale of Mowbray Brewery opens its doors. 1928 - We bake our first pork pies in Leeming Bar. 1989 - Our sales reach 100,000 pies a week. 2003 - We build a state-of-the-art bakery. 2004 - We never dreamed our pie sales would hit 1,000,000 a week. 2010 - Sales rocket to 1,500,000 pies a week. 2013 - Exciting times! The Vale of Mowbray pie sales hit 2,000,000! 2015 - We build a bigger factory and unveil a great new brand that proudly shows off our quality, heritage and roots! Made to our traditional recipes, only the freshest ingredients are baked into Vale of Mowbray Pork Pies. Our classic hot water pastry encases tender, cured pork, delicately seasoned with an irresistible blend of herbs and spices. All topped with a golden pastry lid and baked to mouth-watering perfection. Proud sponsors of Bedale Junior Football Club Call: 01677 422661 Web: www.valeofmowbray.co.uk Vale of Mowbray Ltd, 20 Leases Road, Leeming Bar, North Yorkshire DL7 9AW We are also looking to gain sponsorship for tracksuit tops and training shirts and shorts for all of our individual teams. We want the children to feel smart and have a uniform look but do not want this to happen only for those who can afford it so we are reaching out to local businesses with huge success. By Christmas I would like to see all kids provided for. Most importantly I would like to see the new season settle in well and to see smiles on the pitch and touchlines. FF: Could you tell us more about your approach to youth development? TC: This is three fold for us. Players – We encourage football for all and fun but we know that the right disciplines need to come with this. Youth development as players though is about encouraging children to try new skills and positions and our coaches are looking to www.footballfocusmag.com 87