News & events

Keep in touch with all the latest news and events associated with the Sustainable Food Cities Network.

News

Exeter’s SUGAR SMART survey results show public appetite for change - 21/07/2017
The SUGAR SMART Exeter Survey has revealed that residents are concerned about their sugar intake, a...

Funding to Support Rural Communities - 20/07/2017
The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust , which supports charities in the UK working in agriculture, rural ...

Community Fridge Network launches - 20/07/2017
A Community Fridge is an open access fridge stocked with surplus food from local businesses and ind...

2018 SFC Award application timeline - 14/07/2017
We have published the new timeline for the 2018 Award application process. The dates are as follows...

Return on investment for wider determinants of health - 13/07/2017
Public sector austerity measures in many high-income countries mean that public health budgets are ...

'Growing Awareness: Planning Food Cities' tips and useful resources available - 10/07/2017
If you are trying to understand how to use local planning to better support food growing, look no f...

Sept 2017 - Funding and Support for New Community Businesses (England) - 26/06/2017
The Community Business Bright Ideas Fund, which supports community groups in England wanting to set...

A People's Food Policy - blueprint for a progressive national food policy - 26/06/2017
As Brexit negotiations begin, England urged to develop progressive food policy in advance of leavin...

7 Network members succeed in SUGAR SMART Grants Round 2 & Bristol Water joins campaign - 23/06/2017
SUGAR SMART is Sustainable Food Cities' focus campaign for the next year in partnership with the Ja...

Sustainable Food Cities partnerships address letter to Government for recognition of their work - 23/06/2017
20 local food partnerships of the Sustainable Food Cities Network addressed a letter to George Eust...

Events

July is Sustainable Restaurant Association fish month - 01/07/2017
Friends at the SRA are running a campaign to promote responsible fish this month. Restaurants, cate...

Will Brexit mean better food for Britain? - 28/07/2017
We stand at a cross-roads. Will our leaders create new trade deals that sweep aside sustainability ...

The Veg Summit - Making a Pledge for More Veg - 24/10/2017
The Vegetable Summit London is a pledging event, which forms part of the Peas Please intiative led ...

Contacts

Tom Andrews
Soil Association
07 717 802 188
tandrews@soilassociation.org
www.soilassociation.org


Victoria Williams
Food Matters
0127 343 1713
victoria@foodmatters.org
www.foodmatters.org


Kath Dalmeny
Sustain
0207 065 0902
kath@sustainweb.org
www.sustainweb.org


Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Sustainable Food Cities is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation