Entries are now open for The Urban Food Awards, the annual celebration of the best of London’s local larder.
17/06/2015 London Food Link
Children’s Food Campaign welcomes the The Co-operative supermarket’s commitment to price cuts and promotions on fresh fruit and vegetables across its stores, including in its smaller, convenience store formats.
17/06/2015 Children's Food Campaign
A new report aiming to generate practical food policy ideas will be launched at the Senedd in Cardiff later this month.
Open Farm Sunday celebrated its tenth anniversary with record numbers of visitors enjoying the opportunity to experience life on farms around the country.
Meat reduction campaigners Meat Free Monday have joined the Eating Better alliance as a partner network.
The winners of the 2015 Guild of Food Writers awards were announced on 9th June at a reception in London.
The UK Public Health Network is a collaboration of organisations representing public health in the UK.
The Swedish Food Agency has launched new dietary guidelines and for the first time they are not only based on human health but also on the health of the planet.
Sustain member Practical Action are working to deliver emergency relief and plan reconstruction after the massive earthquake in Nepal.
The Permaculture Association are offering opportunities to visit one of their 60 demonstration projects.
The Children's Food Campaign marks Dietitians Week with a renewed push on getting junk off the checkouts for good. Together with the British Dietetic Association and their sub-group Dietitians for Obesity Management, we are urging supporters to: (1) check that Lidl, Aldi and Tesco are fully implementing their healthy tills policies in your local store (2) give feedback to stores that are not yet on board, using our 'checkout challenge' pass and fail cards (3) share any photos via #junkfreecheckouts.
09/06/2015 Children's Food Campaign
The leaflet looks at the big facts about overuse of antibiotics in the livestock sector, what our recommendations are and how many countries have taken action successfully to limit use. Download here.
09/06/2015 Save Our Antibiotics
The Eating Better Alliance and Compassion in World Farming are supporting the first ever World Meat Free Day which will take place on Monday 15th June to raise awareness of the issues surrounding meat sustainability.
Simon Stevens, the CEO of NHS England has raised concerns about the over consumption of high energy sugary drinks among teenagers.
Food: All Things Considered is a new report by the Food Ethics Council reflecting on eight years of meetings of their Business Forum, which brings together senior food business leaders.
Chancellor George Osborne has announced a £200 million cut to the public health budget for local councils, saying he will consult on the measure.
The Food Standards Agency has published its Strategic Plan, setting out how it will work over the next five years to deliver its goals.
Soil Association calls for action in UN's International Year of Soils.
Scottish doctors have called for a tax on sugary drinks to tackle Scotland’s spiralling obesity crisis, at today's Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh special conference on obesity.
05/06/2015 Sugary Drinks Duty
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