Here’s what some of our Sponsors said about 25th National BBQ Week!

Birds Eye Green Cuisine “We were keen to be the Official Plant-based sponsor of National BBQ Week in 2021 and were super pleased with the results sampling over 20k across our Birds Eye Green Cuisine Meatball, Sausage and Burger range and driving positive awareness for the brand.” Tory Westwood – SBM – Birds Eye Green […]

Just opened, bookings for 26th National BBQ Week 2022.

After our incredibly successful Silver Anniversary, 25th National BBQ Week, has just finished, we’ve been asked to open bookings for our enlarged Week next year. We’re delighted to say that we’ve already got confirmed sponsors, many of whom are from this year. Find out more on Make sure you book your exclusive slot!

25th National BBQ Week – Av. x20+ RoI – Beat that!

We don’t normally ‘blow our own trumpet’, but having just finished the full evaluations for the Silver Anniversary 25th National BBQ Week which ran from July 2 -25 2021. We were delighted to see that every one of our campaign sponsors achieved, not only major, relevant engagement and impact but also an average RoI in […]

The most successful National BBQ Week ever!

Despite the challenges posed by Covid, our Silver Anniversary, 25th National BBQ Week event has been the most successful ever. Supported by great brands such as Birds Eye Green Cuisine, Budweiser, Sainsbury’s, Bull’s-Eye, Beefsteak Club & Shloer, our BBQ RoadShows appeared at four major Foodie Festivals across the UK, reaching around 120k, whilst our media […]


After 4 weeks of intense Better BBQ food & drink sampling at Festivals across the UK, the National BBQ Week RoadShows have now finished for another year. It was pretty hard work, but very enjoyable. We had great fun, meeting lots off lovely people and distributing nearly 100k sponsor samples and BarbiBags. So we’d like […]

June 21st is PE (pandexit experiential) Day

After over a year of lo-no experiential activity, and following the PM’s RoadMap announcement in the Commons on Monday, it looks as if June 21st will be the day when finally all Social contact limits will be lifted and major experiential activity can begin again in earnest. We anticipate that there will be a huge […]

Has grocery shopping changed for good?

According to the latest report from Ocado it’s achieved a 35% increase in sales over the past 12 months, with overall on-line grocery shopping now accounting for 14%, of weekly shops! With a potential to exponentially double on that figure, 14%. So given the on-going lockdown and the ever increasingly home-centric nature of consumer lifestyles, […]

Was in the Spring, then Spring became the Summer, who’d have thought it’d last for long!

So unfortunately, just like Glastonbury, we’ve had to move our full 2021 Together Is Better campaigns programme! Although the Spring was the ‘hoped for’ pandexit date, in the current climate it’s difficult to accurately predict the future, but latest UK.Gov advice is that currently the Summer/Q3 seems to be the time when, hopefully, life begins […]

Together Is Better 2021-22 campaigns programme

Our 2021-22 Together Is Better campaigns programme: 25th National BBQ Week – June 14-27th 2021 1st Free-from Fortnight – July 5-18th 2021 21st Gastro Alfresco – August 20-30th 2021 1st Veggietopia/Flexitaria – September 6-19th 2021 5th It’s Lunchtime – September 24-October 3rd 2021 10th National Wine Week/Get Wine Wise – November 15-28th 2021 1st Mixorama […]

Just like Glastonbury, we’re having to move dates!

Although infection rates seem to be falling and vaccinations rising, according to the PM it looks like its going to be unlikely that restrictions will be lifted by Spring, so just like Glastonbury, we’re having to reschedule a number of our Together Is Better campaigns which will now start in Q3. 2022 and run on […]