Great British Cheese Day - 21 October 2018

Welcome to the first ever #GreatBritishCheeseDay. This is a celebration of British artisan cheese, bringing together producers, retailers and cheese lovers.

The first ever Great British Cheese Day is brought to you by the team behind The Great British Cheese Awards. These Awards (now in their third year) champion the best of British cheese and this year it felt only right to bring all these wonderful cheeses to the fore.

Cheese producers and retailers around the country are running events so that you can discover and taste some Great British Cheese. But for now discover the finalists in the Great British Cheese Awards and then view all of the activities taking place for Great British Cheese Day. Follow our hashtag on Twitter #GreatBritishCheeseDay to see the latest events too.

Great British Cheese Awards finalists & Great British Cheese Day Events Map

We are mapping out all of the events taking place on Great British Cheese Day on this nifty map and you can also discover where our Great British Cheese Awards finalists are located to buy their cheese or see if they have open days or tours planned.

See the full list of Great British Cheese Day activities

There are many wonderful events taking place across the UK where you will be able to taste and learn more about Great British cheese on Sunday 21st October 2018. Follow our hashtag on Twitter #GreatBritishCheeseDay to see the latest events and activity, which is being created all of the time.

just for fun - Great British Cheese Day Playlist

We've asked you to "Make a Song Cheesy" and come up with cheesy songs like "Let it Brie" or "You can go your own Whey" so that we can create a Great British Cheese Day Playlist. Use the tags #GreatBritishCheeseDay or reply to this thread on Twitter and we'll add our favourites to our YouTube playlist