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Leicestershire Council serves up County Food Plan

The Leicestershire Good Food Charter has been made public today (17th May) as the county council announces Leicestershire's membership of the Sustainable Food Cities Network and asks business and organisations to pledge their support. More info


Cambridge Sustainable Food...

...kicks off its 6th year with a bang!

With the launch of the new Cambridge Food Hub, the securing of a grant to increase uptake of Healthy Start in the city and the launch of the new 'Taste Not Waste' programme.


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Latest news

Eating Better analyses health and environmental impact of popular sandwiches - 22/05/2019
Sandwiches are an iconic staple of the British diet: last year we bought an incredible 4bn ready-ma...

Lambeth consolidates SFC Bronze Award - 20/05/2019
We are delighted to announce that Lambeth Food Partnership have successfully renewed their SFC Bron...

Leicestershire Council serves up County Food Plan - 17/05/2019
The Leicestershire Good Food Charter has been made public today as the county council announces Lei...

Rewarding food businesses that promote healthier and sustainable eating: Lessons learned from the Bristol Eating Better Award evaluation - 15/05/2019
Many local authorities and community groups are launching voluntary healthy catering award schemes ...

EU adopts common methodology to measure food waste - 10/05/2019
The European Commission has adopted a Delegated Act laying down a common food waste measurement met...

Upcoming events

Glasgow Food Summit – Towards a Good Food Plan for Glasgow - 29/05/2019
Glasgow Food Policy Partnership (GFPP) and the Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH) are orga...

The Calderdale Food Gathering - 30/05/2019
Halifax Borough Market is opening late, continental-style, for the first time as local food organis...

Farm to fork: growing a Scottish food system that doesn’t cost the planet - 06/06/2019
The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation is hosting a discussion on the challenge facing Scotland...

Creating healthy, sustainable, city food environments - 20/06/2019
Levels of obesity in most cities are growing fast, as is the associated healthcare burden. Urban fo...

Farming and Climate Change: Towards Net Zero Carbon Emissions - 05/07/2019
This conference, organised by the Sustainable Food Trust in partnership with the National Farmers’ ...

How to Make a Just Food Future: Alternative Foodways for a Changing World - 08/07/2019
Over 2.5 days, the conference will include practitioner- academic- artist -governance panels, paper...

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