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It’s been a busy year so far for Cambridge food!

Having launched their Sustainable Food Pledge for businesses and organisations earlier in the year, Cambridge Sustainable Food have given out their first awards to businesses that successfully demonstrated their overall sustainability.

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The Landworkers’ Alliance is inviting contributions from members of the Sustainable Food Cities Network and beyond to help articulate a vision of a fairer food system for all and how it can be realised. You have until Friday 2nd September 2016 to respond to the questionnaire.

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Latest news

Great Place Scheme Launched (England) - 25/08/2016
The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Arts Council England (ACE) have announced the launch of a new £...

Food Cardiff's Food and Fun programme taken up by Councils in Wales - 19/08/2016
Food Cardiff's holiday enrichment programme 'Food and Fun' - which sees a number of schools providi...

Sustainable Food Cities Network is growing! Welcome Lewisham, welcome Oldham - 19/08/2016
Summer 2016 will have been an eventful one! After the wonderful news last month of the renewed supp...

Government's Childhood Obesity Strategy is out... ...protecting industry over children - 18/08/2016
Published today, mid-August and just over a dozen pages long, the long-awaited Childhood Obesity St...

Grants to promote Great British Food Tourism - 18/08/2016
Defra has announced a food tourism grant scheme called ‘Championing Great British Food Tourism’, wh...

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 ...

Permaculture Association Convergence - 02/09/2016
With a focus on local projects and designs this year's convergence will bring members old and new t...

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

The end of cheap food and what it means for development - 09/09/2016
Launch event - Oxfam GB/IDS report: 'Precarious Lives: work, food and care after the global food cr...

Feeding Affordances and Decent Helpings - 13/09/2016
This event is for those who work with/in communities to help meet the dietary and/or access needs o...

Engaging Younger People webinar - 16/09/2016
You are warmly invited to attend this webinar organised by Sustainable Food Cities in conjunction w...

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Soil Association
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Food Matters
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