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Industry
08/02/2013 07:02

Innovate Services, the innovative school catering operator, has made its first donation to the charity Mary’s Meals, following its commitment to support the organisation as its designated charity six months ago....

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Industry
31/01/2013 12:01

Chartwells’ School catering manager, Dalila Christopher, has become the first chef to book a place in the national final of LACA’s School Chef of the Year by winning the competitions London regional final.

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Industry
25/01/2013 19:01

The role of childcare providers, schools and community groups in reducing the impact of food poverty on children will be the focus of the Children’s Food Trust’s second Children’s Food Conference later this spring.

School food reviewer Henry Dimbleby, Observer food writer Jay Rayner and...

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Industry
24/01/2013 09:01
Caterers Alliance in Partnership (AiP) served over 25,000 Christmas dinners in schools across their portfolio, generating a £80,000 turnover in the run up to the festive period.

AiP's Christmas dinners are packed full of protein, carbohydrates, vitamins and...

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Industry
17/01/2013 15:01

Around 12,000 Blackpool primary school pupils are this term able to benefit from a pilot scheme launched by the local authority that offers every four to 11-year-old in the town a free breakfast.

Pupils at all the town’s primary schools are now provided with a range of healthy options for...

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Industry
07/01/2013 12:01

Labour is to publish this week a policy review document entitled ‘Children, food and obesity’, on tackling child obesity to improve the nation’s health.

The paper looks at ideas being discussed as part of Labour's policy review, including new maximum permitted levels of fat, sugar and...

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Industry
02/01/2013 16:01

The Children’s Food Trust has announced it is appointing a new chief executive from April this year.

Judy Hargadon OBE, who has led the Trust’s work since 2006, has announced her intention to retire from the role in March.

The charity’s current Director of Delivery, Linda...

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Industry
13/12/2012 09:12


LACA members are being encouraged to complete an online survey that is being compiled by the Children’s Food Trust (CFT) into food poverty among children and young people.

Claire Rick of the CFT said: “We want to hear your views on the scale of food poverty issues facing young...

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Industry
03/12/2012 11:12

Bel UK has extended the deadline for its new competition to find the School Sandwich Designer of the Year.

The competition will now run until 20 December 2012 and calls for all budding little chefs to design a tasty and nutritious sandwich containing The Laughing Cow cheese.
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Industry
30/11/2012 15:11

In an executive statement released to go with the report the PS100 group said much is made by Government of the need for consumers to eat better in order to reduce obesity levels and malnutrition; but are they ‘practicing what they preach’?

The recent changes in school governance and...

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