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Community Cook Up- Round 4

Community Cook Up- Round 4

I arrived at 10am at Humraaz support services for December’s community cook up.  I had been sent the menu a few days before which the ladies in the service came up with themselves. We would be cooking a mixed vegetable karahi with wholemeal chapattis and a Christmas...

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The Current State of Food Insecurity

The Current State of Food Insecurity

Latest data from the Food Foundation The Food Foundation has just published its latest survey data on food insecurity. Since March 2020 the Foundation has commissioned a series of nationally representative surveys across the UK. It focuses particularly on specific...

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A Community Coming Together.

A Community Coming Together.

Sneak peak at the keynote topics What happens when a community comes together to learn, share and network around food? An amazing day is had by all, connections are made and people leave feeling inspired. Leader of the Council Councillor Phil Riley in his welcome...

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Food Waste Action Week 2023

Food Waste Action Week 2023

Start planning & taking some actions to reduce food waste. Find out more about national Food Waste Action Week starting 6th March 2023.

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Blackburn with Darwen Food Alliance Conference 2023

Blackburn with Darwen Food Alliance Conference 2023

16 March 2023 –  Ewood Park, Blackburn We’re really excited to be holding our first conference in 2023 and have developed an exciting and though provoking programme. The confirmed speakers are: Sheila Dillon: Presenter of the Radio 4 Food Programme, Sheila will...

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