Press Release June/July 2014: Record Entries for This Year’s Show

We’re on the final countdown now to this year’s show, which is confirmed to be bigger and better than ever before – and that’s official!

Entries for this year’s awards finally closed on an incredible 4,443, beating the all-time record of 4,268 set at last year’s show – good luck to all our judges in sampling all that cheese…

How to Book Tickets for ICA 2014

Tickets for Show Day on Wednesday 30th July are available via the Nantwich Show website (, with big savings to be made by buying in advance. For example, you can save £10 by buying a family ticket (two adults and two children) via the website for just £35 rather the £45 this will cost on the gate.

Tickets Available for Celebrity Chef Demos

Tickets for the chef demonstrations are now on sale via the same website. They cost £5 each with just 200 seats per performance, so we recommend booking as early as possible. The full timetable is as follows:

10.00 a.m. - Jonathan Harrison
11.00 a.m. - James Martin
12 noon - Will Holland
1.00 p.m. - Sean Wilson
1.45 p.m. - Jonathan Harrison
2.45 p.m. - James Martin
4.00 p.m. - Will Holland

Register for Trade Day

Those in the cheese trade can attend for free on Trade and Judging Day, Tuesday 29th July, but need to register in advance via the form on the International Cheese Awards website (

As ever, thank you in advance for any coverage you are able to give us, and please do follow us on Twitter @icheeseawards for further news and updates!