Britain's Best Loaf 2018

Derbyshire baker Luke Evans wins top award for loaf – at first attempt. Family firm Luke Evans Bakery in Derbyshire has tasted a slice of success after its granary loaf was awarded the title of Best Wholegrain Loaf in Britain at one of the UK’s biggest food and drink exhibitions. It was the first time that the Riddings-based bakery had entered an award in living memory. The 400g Country Grain granary loaf took top slot at the awards, staged at the Farm Shop & Deli Show at Birmingham’s NEC – part of a large exhibition of trade shows aimed at the food and drink sector. Luke Evans operations director Helen Yates said: “It was the first time we have ever entered anything into an award, and to sa