Time for sticks not just carrots: our verdict on government's public health responsibility deal, on first anniversary of its launch.
15/03/2012 Children's Food Campaign
London food outlets are being urged to sign up to the Healthier Catering Commitment, to achieve certification if they reduce the amount of saturated fat, sugar and salt used in food.
14/03/2012 Food Legacy
The conservation charity WWF is asking hundreds of millions of people to help save the planet by turning off their lights for one hour, on the same night, all across the planet, and to enjoy a sustainable candlelit dinner instead.
13/03/2012 Food Legacy
A new food allergy risk assessment tool for food businesses has been published by campaigners keen to avoid the repeat of tragic adverse reactions to food that have taken place at previous sporting events.
13/03/2012 Food Legacy
Children's food campaigners today teamed up with Jamie Oliver to launch a national call to action to Save Our School Food Standards, which are under threat from Government policies.
13/03/2012 Children's Food Campaign
South African Cape Fairtrade wine producer Thandi Wines is set to be part of the world's largest peacetime catering operation - the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
07/03/2012 Food Legacy
Whilst welcoming the new Food Growing in Schools Taskforce report, Children's Food Campaigners call on the Government to provide support and funding so that every child can learn food growing skills at school.
05/03/2012 Children's Food Campaign
Hear from some of the most exciting food initiatives in London at the London Food Link's Network Event
05/03/2012 London Food Link
UN issues 'State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture' report highlighting concerning data and analysis that reveals fish stocks in crisis.
02/03/2012 Sustainable Fish Cities
Sustain's Real Bread Campaign and Food Coops project team up with local Real Bread bakers to run a series of hands-on workshops in Bristol, Durham, London and Sheffield.
01/03/2012 Real Bread Campaign
Some of the biggest retail and catering organisations are uniting behind Love British Food 2012 to paint menus and shop-shelves red, white and blue.
29/02/2012 Food Legacy
National Vegetarian Week 2012 is a celebration of meat-free food. The focus this year is on veggie breakfasts, with recipes, promotional materials, competitions and regional discounts and events.
28/02/2012 Food Legacy
Leading food policy academic Professor Tim Lang has praised the London 2012 Food Vision for its ambition to use the power of the Games to inspire healthy and sustainable food in the catering sector, especially sustainable fish.
26/02/2012 Sustainable Fish Cities
Professor Tim Lang praises London 2012 for committing to serve fish that is demonstrably sustainable.
26/02/2012 Food Legacy
The House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee says it is 'essential' for Central Government to implement fully its commitment to using only sustainable fish in catering.
24/02/2012 Sustainable Fish Cities
Capital Growth launches The Big Dig weekend to help Londoners get involved in thriving food gardens in their neighbourhoods. Small grants available to community groups wanting to set up their own gardens.
23/02/2012 London Food Link
Food campaigners respond to a Which? report showing most breakfast cereals are too high in sugar by renewing their call for industry and Government action.
16/02/2012 Children's Food Campaign
Sustainable food is firmly on the menu for London Government, according to a major review of responsible procurement published today by the Greater London Authority (GLA), and reporting on catering standards for London's City Hall, police, fire brigade and transport services.
12/02/2012 Food Legacy
Sustainable fish is firmly on the menu for London Government, according to a major review of responsible procurement published today by the Greater London Authority (GLA), and reporting on catering standards for London's City Hall, police, fire brigade and transport services.
12/02/2012 Sustainable Fish Cities
The Children's Food Campaign tests Communication Minister's faith in industry self-regulation by submitting multiple complaints about online junk food marketing to children.
09/02/2012 Children's Food Campaign
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Food co-ops toolkit
Good Food For London
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Roots to work
Save Our Antibiotics
Sugar Smart UK
Sugary Drinks Duty
Sustainable Fish Cities
Sustainable Food Cities
The Big Dig
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