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Search to find Young Chef for Oriental Cuisine is on  

Search to find Young Chef for Oriental Cuisine is on

Date: 19.11.2013
Leading Oriental food grocer Wing Yip has launched its 2014 search to find the finest Young Chef for Oriental Cuisine.   This year th..

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British Curry Awards celebrate £3.6 billion industry  

British Curry Awards celebrate £3.6 billion industry

Date: 18.11.2013
This year’s ceremony will once again welcome a guest list of celebrities, politicians, dignitaries, business leaders and leading names ..

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Top chefs’ Christmas dinner to raise money for industry charity  

Top chefs’ Christmas dinner to raise money for industry charity

Date: 18.11.2013
The exclusive fundraising event will showcase the talents of Tom Kerridge, recently named AA Chef’s ‘Chef of the Year’ and star of ..

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New report shows pubs fail to pass on duty cut and beer prices down in off-trade  

New report shows pubs fail to pass on duty cut and beer prices down in off-trade

Date: 14.11.2013
Beer prices are continuing to rise in pubs despite the duty price cut, new research from the Wilson Report has reported. Published today..

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University of Glasgow demonstrate how pizza can be a fully nutritionally-balanced meal  

University of Glasgow demonstrate how pizza can be a fully nutritionally-balanced meal

Date: 14.11.2013
Along with the likes of chips, chocolate and the nationwide favourite Big Mac, pizza is stamped with the label ‘junk food’. Glasgow r..

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Derby student to organise 300 meals for university's biggest event  

Derby student to organise 300 meals for university's biggest event

Date: 13.11.2013
A student from the University of Derby in Buxton has been put in charge of catering for the biggest event in the academic calendar, the B..

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Coca-Cola kick-starts festive period with new Christmas campaign  

Coca-Cola kick-starts festive period with new Christmas campaign

Date: 13.11.2013
Coca-Cola announces their plans to spread happiness to people across the UK by a new television advert entitled ‘Shooting Star’. The..

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Leeds University awarded grant to encourage healthy eating in adolescents  

Leeds University awarded grant to encourage healthy eating in adolescents

Date: 13.11.2013
A researcher from Leeds Metropolitan University has won a grant to fund an 18-month project to encourage healthy eating in secondary scho..

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Over 50% of UK unaware seasonal produce is cheaper  

Over 50% of UK unaware seasonal produce is cheaper

Date: 12.11.2013
New research has showed that UK shoppers are in the dark about seasonal produce. University caterers could be amongst those unaware of th..

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Allergic consumers buying unregulated products  

Allergic consumers buying unregulated products

Date: 12.11.2013
A conference today held by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) will explore the risks allergic consumers are willing to take in buying and co..

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Survey reveals a decline in British meat-eaters  

Survey reveals a decline in British meat-eaters

Date: 11.11.2013
A new survey has this week revealed that Britons are eating less meat than a year ago. The findings could encourage university catering t..

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Aberystwyth forms a new food alliance  

Aberystwyth forms a new food alliance

Date: 11.11.2013
Aberystwyth University IBERS has recently formed a new alliance with UK based producers of pulses for food use, Wherry & Sons. It is..

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Students help some of Huddersfield’s poorest with volunteer project  

Students help some of Huddersfield’s poorest with volunteer project

Date: 08.11.2013
  HarvestHud holds regular meetings and currently has 24 volunteers who help to grow fruit and vegetables in raised beds at the Storthe..

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Lincoln students celebrate Diwali  

Lincoln students celebrate Diwali

Date: 08.11.2013
The celebration was in association with the Student Union and International Office and took place in the Brayford campus Atrium on Monday..

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York University scores celebrity chefs on sustainability  

York University scores celebrity chefs on sustainability

Date: 07.11.2013
Researchers from the Environment Department at the University of York examined cookbooks published by 10 celebrity chefs between 2005 and..

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Exeter’s Forum wins prize  

Exeter’s Forum wins prize

Date: 07.11.2013
The award was announced last month in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore and saw Exeter beat 13 other shortlisted entries from across the worl..

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Are you ready to show your food hygiene standards?  

Are you ready to show your food hygiene standards?

Date: 06.11.2013
From 28th November, the new food hygiene ratings will become law, requiring any place where people eat out, including restaurants, takeaw..

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A sizzling start to British Sausage Week  

A sizzling start to British Sausage Week

Date: 06.11.2013
Not only did it get a mention on Chris Evans’ BBC Radio 2 breakfast show, but celebrity chef Simon Rimmer has been getting in on the ac..

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HTP apprentice shortlisted for award  

HTP apprentice shortlisted for award

Date: 05.11.2013
Connor Black is one of three candidates in the Advanced Apprentice of the Year category and he is no stranger to industry recognition. Co..

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New code of practice for British Lion eggs  

New code of practice for British Lion eggs

Date: 05.11.2013
It is the seventh version of the code, which aims to maintain the highest levels of food safety. At more than 200 pages in length, and wi..

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Café helps libraries scoop award  

Café helps libraries scoop award

Date: 04.11.2013
The McClay Library at Queen’s University Belfast and the Augustine House Library and Student Services at Canterbury Christ Church Unive..

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LSE to get brand new catering facilities  

LSE to get brand new catering facilities

Date: 04.11.2013
Among those include a large events space in the basement, which will be used as a cinema, lecture theatre and area for events such as ind..

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Chefs’ Forum raises £2k for Hospitality Action  

Chefs’ Forum raises £2k for Hospitality Action

Date: 01.11.2013
Michelin-starred chef Sam Moody, the executive chef at The Bath Priory, hosted the event and cooked with five of his Michelin-starred pee..

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Loughborough students harvest campus crops  

Loughborough students harvest campus crops

Date: 01.11.2013
The Eat Your Campus event involved a free programme for members of the university and the local community to enjoy the fruit grown on cam..

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3663 wins Livery of the Year award  

3663 wins Livery of the Year award

Date: 01.11.2013
Judges described the designs as ‘vibrant’ and ‘eye catching’, contributing to the positive feedback the company has had from its ..

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