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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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Industry
26/11/2012 08:11

A Birmingham-based school catering manager is the latest in a long line of winners to claim a brand new iPad by playing Pritchitts Magic Number.

Andrea Collins of CTC Kingshurst Academy found her magic number on a pack of Millac Gold, Pritchitts cream alternative. She entered the...

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Industry
21/11/2012 09:11

More than 150 MPs have swapped the Commons for the classroom to help thousands of children from Inverness to St Ives celebrate school milk by acting as milk monitor for the day.

MPs including Yvette Cooper, MP for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford and Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow...

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Industry
19/11/2012 11:11

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson is calling on local authorities to help combat rising obesity in the capital by working with independent fast food takeaways to make their food healthier.

The Mayor is backing the Takeaways Toolkit - a new guide published by the London Food Board in...

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Industry
12/11/2012 16:11

Bel UK is looking for budding little chefs to compete in a competition to find the ‘School Sandwich Designer of the Year.’

The lucky winner will receive £100 to spend on a fun day out of their choice at a zoo, water or theme park for them and their family, as well as a month’s supply of...

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Industry
07/11/2012 09:11

Dairy expert Pritchitts is giving away two iPod shuffles every school day and £200 of sports equipment vouchers this week to celebrate National School Meals Week (NSMW) and the introduction of Vitamin D to the Viva flavoured milk range.

In support of NSMW, Pritchitts’ “Viva Daily Win...

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Industry
01/11/2012 10:11
The Edinburgh New Town Cookery School has scooped the UK Cookery School of the Year Award.

“Edinburgh is a lucky city to have such a fine cookery school,” said Nick Wyke, founder of Looking to Cook. “Fiona Burrell brings a depth of experience to a smart...

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Industry
24/10/2012 13:10

A new website has gone live that publicises the work taking place to improve the quality of school meals and encourage pupils to eat more healthily.

Hosted by the Department for Education, it is the brainchild of Leon restaurant chain co-founders John Vincent and Henry Dimbleby, the pair...

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Industry
19/10/2012 13:10

The Food for Life Partnership (FFLP) is inviting our schools and caterers to take part in the third National Roast Dinner Day on November 14. To get involved all you need to do is serve a locally sourced or organic roast dinner, followed by seasonal crumble.

A Food for Life spokesman said...

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Industry
19/10/2012 10:10

Nine-year-old schoolgirl blogger Martha Payne, whose online photographic chronicle of her school lunches generated such publicity earlier this year, has been honoured at the 2012 Observer Food Monthly Awards.

Called NeverSeconds, the blog was started by the Scottish pupil to raise money...

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