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16/11/2011 00:11

Public and private education caterers Alliance in Partnership (AiP) has secured a five year contract with their very first school in the Bedfordshire region.

Harlington Upper School in Dunstable is a foundation school, providing education to almost 1360 pupils aged 13 to 18...

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LACA
15/11/2011 16:11

Crondall Primary, a Food for Life Partnership school in Hampshire, has scooped the School Catering Award at the prestigious Education Business Award ceremony.

On presenting the award to headteacher Megan Robinson,  Moira Stewart OBE said: “I think our future is in safe hands.”
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LACA
08/11/2011 00:11

Independent Catering of Sevenoaks has seen the take up of meals increase by up to 50% at the schools it supplies across Kent and Surrey.

With the introduction of a new interactive cashless payment system (SQUID), the company is expecting to see a further rise in the number of...

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LACA
07/11/2011 08:11

Research conducted by LACA and ParentPay, published at the start of National School Meals Week 2011, shows that after six years of funding to improve standards, 89% of parents are satisfied with their child’s school meals.

More than 10,000 parents were questioned in...

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LACA
07/11/2011 00:11

Catering provider Cordia has launched Glasgow’s first in-school cafe for pupils at Knightswood Secondary.

Named the Scholars' Cafe following a pupil competition at the west end-based secondary, the latest edition to Cordia's school catering facilities was officially opened by...

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LACA
03/11/2011 16:11

Catering website Love British Food is joining forces with London Olympics organisers to run Love British Food Family Feasts in Sure Start Children's Centres in disadvantaged areas of the country.

And they’re looking for school chefs prepared to volunteer their time and skills for the...

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LACA
02/11/2011 00:11

St. Andrew’s School in Southgate, Enfield, is officially unveiling a new £255,000 kitchen and dining centre as part of a drive to provide healthy and nutritious hot meals to pupils.

The school originally had a servery receiving prepared meals from nearby West Grove Primary School. Now, a...

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LACA
31/10/2011 00:10

Brent MP and Minister for Children and Families, Sarah Teather, will be joining children at St Robert Southwell Catholic Primary school for the annual ‘make, take home and share’ cooking day – run by the Let’s Get Cooking club.

Every single child at the school will be cooking a...

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LACA
25/10/2011 14:10

•    School catering providers welcome focus on the threat to healthy school meals
•    LACA asks why a celebrity intervention is needed to gain Government and media attention on this important issue
•    Despite DfE trust in Academies to maintain nutritional standards, there are...

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