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LACA
02/05/2013 12:05

The Welsh Government has created 22 ‘anti-poverty champions’, to help the poorest in society and to protect those most at risk.

There will be two champions per local authority; one councillor and one senior council official. The champions scheme is being launched with communities and...

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Industry
30/04/2013 08:04

Innovate Services, the innovative school catering operator, has launched brand new catering facilities at George Abbot School in Guildford, which has seen the number of students using the facilities at least treble.

Innovate has revamped facilities in three areas of the school, which...

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LACA
29/04/2013 18:04

LACA Ltd seeks to invite tenders from suitably experienced companies to deliver an annual survey aimed at parents and pupils. The form of questionnaire, with questions set by LACA, to be designed and the survey process carried out together with analysis and evaluation including...

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LACA
29/04/2013 17:04

Attached is a letter from Owen Paterson MP replying to Ann Bull's letter of February 21st 2013.

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Industry
22/04/2013 09:04

Unilever Food Solutions has pledged its support to the World Food Programme, and its aim to end child hunger in Indonesia, by working with school caterers during World Hunger Awareness (20-24 May 2013).

With 500 million children currently at risk of malnutrition across the world,...

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LACA
17/04/2013 17:04

Anne Bull, Chair of LACA (formerly the Local Authority Caterers Association), has commented in response to the publication of the New Local Government Network report, The Independent newspaper article, that states a “tidal wave” of spending cuts to  council budgets means...

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LACA
17/04/2013 09:04

LACA is publishing its response to the Department for Education consultation on its framework document for a national curriculum in England.

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LACA
16/04/2013 15:04


AGM agenda
1. Presentation from Carrieanne Marie Bishop Vice National Chair
2. Presentation from Nigel Argyle – re NSMW
3. Break
4. AGM – address by Joe Hunt Retiring Chair Laca North West
5. Treasurers report
6. Nominations for new committee
7. Draw for...

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LACA
08/04/2013 10:04

Immediate past-chair of LACA Lynda Mitchell and the contracts team won the 2013 Cost Sector Catering Education Award when the annual awards were handed out at the Hilton London Metropole.

Judges said that when Contracts Management at North Somerset Council Meal took over uptake in region...

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Industry
25/03/2013 08:03

Derbyshire County Council is launching a campaign which aims to make sure that all school pupils entitled to free school meals claim them.

There are 3,000 school pupils in Derbyshire not getting their free school lunch, according to figures released by the Government.

The...

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