April 2018

LACA
20/04/2018 12:04
The Dome at the University of Derby hosted the LACA East Midlands AGM and Seminar on March 14th. Have a look what happened....

The next event will be on Thursday 4th October at Nottingham's National Justice Museum. Look out for more information in the near future.

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LACA
20/04/2018 09:04
Dairy UK has today (20 April) hit back against a report published by campaign group, Eating Better, yesterday, claiming that the “dairy sector has been wilfully misrepresented.”

Entitled ‘Principles for eating meat and dairy more sustainably,’ the report calls on consumers and the government alike to “eat less and better meat and dairy...

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LACA
health, school, lunch
20/04/2018 08:04
The London borough of Havering launched England’s first council-created app this week, to promote healthy eating to primary and junior school children.

The Veggie Run app, which presents the newly created Crunch Bunch team, was designed in partnership with local children and is supported by public health programme Change4Life to address the rising obesity epidemic in the borough and highlight the health benefits of a school catered lunch.  ...

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LACA
chief, executive, retirement
20/04/2018 08:04
Ian Hamilton took over from former chief executive Lin O’Brien this April following her retirement from HCL (Hertfordshire Catering Limited).

Hamilton took over from former chief executive Lin O’Brien this April following her retirement from HCL.

Hamilton, who has worked for the company for over three years, says he is looking forward to building upon the success of HCL and O’Brien’s work.

He said: “My goal is to work in...

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Industry
LACA
food, ambassador, catering
20/04/2018 07:04
Richard Hughes will serve as food ambassador for 2018/2019 at East Anglian-based contract catering firm Edwards & Blake.

The role will involve Hughes in a number of initiatives and cookery competitions in Edwards & Blake’s 160+ primary and secondary schools to promote healthy eating and encourage and enhance student’s cooking skills.

The activity will culminate in an opportunity for a number of students...

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