Sweetcorn defeated!

Sweetcorn defeated!

As part of the VegPowerUK campaign #EatThemToDefeatThem pupils at Our Lady and St Joseph’s Brooms Catholic Primary School in Leadgate have been getting creative with the veg of the week as well as eating them. The children are really enjoying the campaign and ...
#EatThemToDefeatThem

#EatThemToDefeatThem

Friday 25 January 2019 saw the launch of the National VegPower advertising campaign #EatThemToDefeatThem with adverts on during ITV’s Coronation Street and a day later on The Voice.  The campaign is aimed at encouraging children to jpoin the fight to...
Unsung Food Heros #1

Unsung Food Heros #1

Durham County Council have excellent standards in their restaurants!  We’re proud to have helped them to develop procurement policies so staff are encouraged to eat healthy, sustainable and ethical food.    
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

The Food Durham Team will be taking a break over the Christmas and New Year period.  The Durham Community Action offices in Low Willington will close on Friday 21 December 2018 and the team will be back on Tuesday 8 January 2019.  We wish you a merry Christmas and a...
Fruit trees for National Tree Week 2018?

Fruit trees for National Tree Week 2018?

A grant from Durham County Council could help you and your community group plant some fruit trees to celebrate National Tree Week in late November 2018. The Tree Council organised the first National Tree Week in 1975 and now up to a million trees are planted...