Award-winning food community bringing you the best produce from your local farmers and foodmakers

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Here's a selection of last week's products

6 miles

The Pasta Factory

Manchester, 1 mile away from this Food Assembly

Bucatini - Fresh
Vegan Parmesan
Pesto di basilico

The Pasta Factory Deli

Manchester, 1 mile away from this Food Assembly

Provolone piccante
Ricotta affumicata

Pextenement Cheese Company

Todmorden, 18 miles away from this Food Assembly

Alpine Style Rind Washed Cheese - Chapelhouse
Organic Brie - 'Pexommier'
Miniature Cheese Board

Product pick-up

Thursday, 17:00-19:00
Seven Bro7hers Beerhouse
33 Blossom Street
M4 5AF Manchester
Helen Taylor

Due to the Food Assembly company's decision to withdraw from all UK operations, Ancoats Food Assembly has now closed after the final market on 09/08/18.

Thank you to everyone who supported us - if you would like to know how to contact any of our producers directly, please contact Helen Taylor, the assembly host at

Moveable Feasts
The Manchester Smokehouse
Booch & Brine
Pasta Factory
The Old Cow Shed
Nibble NQ
Companio Bakery
Pextenement Cheese
Los Antiquitos
Dormouse Chocolates
Abbey Leys Organic Farm

Why join The Food Assembly?

  • Eat the most delicious and freshest food in your area. Locally sourced and more transparent, the average distance of food travelled is only 28 miles!
  • No commitment to buy and joining is free. Sharing recipes and cooking tips with your neighbours is just an extra bonus.
  • Our food producers are passionate about growing and making your food, that's why we pay them over 80% for their work, in comparison to 20-50% from supermarkets.
  • We are about real people and real food: when you pick up your order, you get to connect with your community and food in a healthier way.

Join your local food community now!