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LACA
08/03/2011 23:03

A thousand primary schools will be receiving a new board game designed to teach children all about nutrition and healthy eating, Sodexo, a leading provider of on-site service solutions can reveal.

The game, called "Life's Better Balanced", was devised by Sodexo's NVQ qualified...

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LACA
08/03/2011 23:03

Contract caterer Harrison Catering Services has presented a brand new football kit to the Harrow High School first team.

Simon Willis, Harrison's director client services for education, visited the school to present the kit to the Harrow High School Football Academy team.

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Industry
28/02/2011 23:02

The Soil Association and the Barefoot Partnership have been awarded a joint contract by SWFD for a DSFC project focusing on Public Sector Food Procurement in Plymouth, to be completed by 31 March 2011. This is an exciting opportunity to deliver some real benefit to the city and its surrounding...

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Industry
17/02/2011 23:02

The award-winning Ashburton Cookery School in Devon is launching the Ashburton Chefs Academy which is designed to help prepare the next generation of inspirational head chefs for the demands of the 21st century catering and restaurant industry.

Aimed at aspiring chefs, the Ashburton...

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LACA
10/02/2011 23:02

Children across Stockton Borough have voted for their favourite school meals and Stockton Council’s Catering Service has published them in a recipe booklet which families can use at home.

Mum-of-four, Heather Moore said: "The recipe book is fantastic as it helps the children develop...

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Industry
06/02/2011 23:02

The winners of the Alliance in Partnership's Achievement Awards have been unveiled.

The awards comprise of Best Catering Manager, Best Manager, Best Cook, Best General Assistant, Best Team, Best Newcomer and the Special Achievement Award.

The winners include:...

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LACA
27/01/2011 23:01

The School Food Trust has welcomed plans outlined in the Education Bill to give schools and caterers more flexibility in promoting healthy school meals to families.

The bill, published today (27th January) by the Department for Education, sets out proposals that will make it easier...

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Industry
26/01/2011 23:01

Kent-based TV chef Richard Phillips has announced he will be judging the finalists of the Cook It! annual children's competition organised by the Guild of Food Writers and sponsored by Gold Top milk.

Entries are open until 28th April for youngsters who were aged 10 to 14 on 31st...

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Industry
25/01/2011 23:01

Education catering contractors Alliance in Partnership (AiP) has won a brand new contract with Tanworth-in-Arden and Lapworth Church of England Primary Schools in Warwickshire worth £100,000.

The two primary schools, comprising of over 400 pupils, are the first primary schools in...

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LACA
24/01/2011 23:01

Campaigners have attacked the government for spending taxpayers' money on endangered fish after it was revealed that four out of five fish served in public sector institutions will not have to meet any sustainability standards.

The figures were revealed after the Department for...

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