Healthy Start Voucher Uptake

Healthy Start Voucher Uptake

The Healthy Start Vouchers working group (involving representatives from the Midwifery teams, DCC Welfare Rights, CAB, NHS and Public Health) reported a significant increase in uptake this winter, making County Durham one of the top 5% Local Authority areas...
A local Christmas dinner

A local Christmas dinner

Traditional Christmas dinners are full of seasonal ingredients be they sprouts, roast potatoes or parsnips.  Whether you’re aiming for a vegetarian or a traditional meaty festive meal, it is worth trying get ingredients from local and regional producers and there’s...
Support for Dynamic Procurement Systems

Support for Dynamic Procurement Systems

Dynamic Purchasing UK Food  a social enterprise, have been working with the South West Food Hun to develop a digital platform with the potential to enable Local Authorities and other anchor institutions across the UK to form a food buying organisation that can deliver...
SFP Food for the Planet campaign

SFP Food for the Planet campaign

Following on for the Low Carbon Lunch initiative in September and COP26 in Glasgow in November, Sustainable Food Places (SFP) has launched a new campaign called Food for the Planet, which encourages individuals, food businesses and Local Authorities to tackle the...