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    Our 2016 campaign seeks to help cities tackle the roots of food poverty

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Sustainable Food Cities Photo Competition

We want to highlight and celebrate the amazing good food initiatives happening across the Network. If you would like your work to be featured in our key publications, send us high quality photos that really brings it to life!

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Turn the Tide Campaign

The MSC’s “Turn the Tide” campaign, has been launched at the UK’s No.1 fish and chip shop, Simpsons Fish & Chips in Cheltenham, and across a number of other MSC certified fish and chip shops across Britain. The campaign aims to show fish and chip fans that they have the power to end overfishing.

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Latest news

Brits willing to go the extra mile for sustainable fish and chips - 23/09/2016
Four in five (80%) fish and chip fans believe that all of the UK’s 10,500 fish and chip shops shoul...

'Wake up call' - Brexit's legal implications for the food system - 21/09/2016
Health and environmental protections gained over the past decades in the UK risk major setback if r...

LGA calls for mandatory food 'traffic light' labelling - 19/09/2016
The Local Government Association says that with current voluntary measures, about a third of food i...

Sustainable Food Cities Photo Competition! - 16/09/2016
As we move towards the end of Phase 1 of the Sustainable Food Cities programme and look forward to ...

Bath&NES Council launches its Local Food Directory for British Food Fortnight - 16/09/2016
Bath and North East Somerset Council is taking part in the country’s biggest annual national celebr...

Upcoming events

Turning the Tables: Training in Food Democracy - 18/08/2016
Turning the Tables: Groundwork for Food Democracy is an exciting new programme by Nourish Scotland ...

Urban Food Fortnight - 09/09/2016
The fortnight connects restaurants and retailers with London’s edible gardens and small producers, ...

Building Prosperous Cities Conference - 27/09/2016
Cities are home to most of the population of the UK. Prosperous cities aren’t just about economic a...

Gunge for Grown Ups: Bug Grub - 27/09/2016
Science Oxford is organising this event featuring entomophagy and why it’s a sustainable future for...

Food Thinkers: Food safety policy making - 28/09/2016
“The evolution of food safety policy-making: progress and retrogression” with Erik Millstone. About...

Food Durham Annual Gathering - Food and Health - 29/09/2016
The Annual Gathering of Food Durham , the County Durham Food Partnership focuses on food and health...

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Soil Association
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Food Matters
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