Urgent SOS from Ilfracombe to street food vendors

16:36 16 July 2014

Simon Mednick of Simon

Simon Mednick of Simon's Dogs at Saturday's North Devon Street Food Awards.

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The town could have a weekly street food market throughout the summer - but organisers need to know by tomorrow (Thursday)!

North Devon Street Food Awards Overall winners Jon and Jax Webster of Cracking Nuts.North Devon Street Food Awards Overall winners Jon and Jax Webster of Cracking Nuts.

AN urgent SOS has gone out to all street food vendors in North Devon who are looking for a pitch in Ilfracombe.

Following the great success of the first ever North Devon Street Food Awards on Saturday, organiser Events 4 Ilfracombe has been asked if it wants to organise a regular street food market on the seafront.

But to get a licence in time it must give an answer by tomorrow (Thursday, July 17) and is urgently appealing for any vendors who wish to take part to get in touch immediately.

It is hoped to book the seafront area for four or five dates during the school holidays, possibly ounce a week in August and at least six vendors would be needed.

Sarah and Phansit Srisaeng of Phansit's Kitchen at the North Devon Street Food Awards in Ilfracombe.Sarah and Phansit Srisaeng of Phansit's Kitchen at the North Devon Street Food Awards in Ilfracombe.

Events 4 Ilfracombe needs to know what dates and times would be best for the majority, as well as the level of interest out there.

If you would like to be involved or comment on the idea, email events@visitilfracombe.co.uk

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  • This would be great for the town and make good use of a wasted area. I walked through on the Saturday and thought it was great.

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    janineschiller

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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