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LACA
26/01/2012 00:01

To celebrate the Diamond Jubilee, British Food Fortnight is inviting all schools in the UK to create a special menu to be served to The Queen and The Duchess of Cornwall in June.

The top four winning schools will be invited to Buckingham Palace in June to see their menus...

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LACA
25/01/2012 00:01

Award winning education caterers Alliance in Partnership (AiP) has won a new five-year catering contract with a Worcestershire school.

Birchensale Middle School in Batchley has chosen AiP to provide meals for its 398 pupils.

Business manager Pauline Begley said: "We...

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LACA
23/01/2012 00:01

Warrington Borough Council School Meals Catering Service has announced that Gordon Carson, its catering services manager, has left the company to start his own school food advisory service.

He will also end his role as chair of the North West School Meals Caterers Forum.
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LACA
23/01/2012 00:01

The Food Standards Agency in Wales has announced that it will be making available an e-learning course 'Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene (Catering)' to schools in Wales.

This City and Guilds accredited qualification offers students an opportunity to develop important life skills...

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LACA
19/01/2012 00:01

The vast majority of reception and year one pupils in Southwark are benefiting from the council's free health healthy school meals programme, it has been revealed this week.

A total of 90% of pupils are tucking into healthy lunches following the scheme's roll out in September....

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LACA
17/01/2012 11:01

North Yorkshire County Council has invested £20,000 in new labelling technology which it hopes will allow the school meal service to cut costs and promote healthy eating.

Nick Postma, deputy manager of service provider County Caterers, said: “The new system encourages trials of speciality...

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LACA
16/01/2012 00:01

Rob Rees, celebrity chef and chairman of The School Food, has officially reopened a school kitchen in North Somerset.

St Martin's school kitchen in Worle closed last summer following the sudden failure of several key pieces of equipment. As a result, an urgent refit has been...

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LACA
16/01/2012 00:01

Nurseries, childminders and other providers of early years services now have extra support on providing healthy meals for young children and to help reduce obesity in under-fives, thanks to new national, voluntary guidelines launched today.

For the first time, childcare...

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LACA
16/01/2012 00:01

Cooks working in schools, care homes, hospitals and prisons are being invited to attend the Square Food Foundation’s one-off workshop next month in support of the Real Bread Campaign’s Lessons in Loaf and On the Menu schemes.

Officially endorsed by Bristol City Council, the...

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LACA
12/01/2012 00:01

LACA partner Pritchitts has given away an iPad2 to pupils from Harper Green School in Bolton as part of its Viva Daily Win promotion.

Every school day between June and December secondary students across the UK won an iPod shuffle and schools won £100 worth of sporting equipment...

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