Shropshire Council

Beth Heath

Beth Heath is owner/CEO of Shropshire Festivals, the company behind the Shrewsbury Food Festival, which attracted over 23,000 visitors in its third year in 2015. Beth has also organised the Ludlow Food Festival, the largest outdoor food festival in the UK, for the last 12 years.

Beth studied at Harper Adams University, and on graduation started her career managing farm shops, and later running a food hamper business. Beth is passionate about helping local food and drink producers to develop their business, and offers consultancy and event support.

Beth lives in Buildwas, Shropshire, and is a governor at her local school. When she's not working Beth enjoys biking, reading and spending time with her family.