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Catering & hospitality

Lifting the lid on packed lunches

Amy Roberts, Director of Nutrition and Food Development at Holroyd Howe, discusses the importa...

How school caterers can help reduce children's sugar intake

Brookwood's Sue Parfett talks to Amanda Ursell about how school caterers can help parents to r...

Manchester High for Girls celebrate Founders' Day with cake

Over 900 pupils received a slice of birthday cake for the school's 143rd birthday

GBBO winner Candice Brown opens Wycombe Abbey café

The school was delighted to welcome the 2016 Great British Bake Off winner

Is there too much sugar in your child's breakfast?

Public Health England warn that children are consuming half their daily recommended sugar allo...

Food on the go

Sarah West, a nutritionist for Zebedees, explains why it is important for pupils to understand...

Eat well, live well

Phil Mann at Reigate Grammar School, explains why good nutrition is vital for athletes, but it...

Insight from the experts

With each new year, comes new challenges, so Brookwood's Sue Parfett looks at how politics is ...

Insight from the experts

What did you have for lunch at school today? Brookwood's Sue Parfett explains how caterers can...

Insight from the experts

Does Generation Z have a different relationship with food to earlier generations? Brookwood's ...

Winter fuel

From gingerbread houses to a stint on the Antarctic ice, Steve Wright presents some seasonal n...

HOT TOPIC: cutting back on sugar

Amanda Ursell, Consultant Nutritionist, CH&Co Group, looks at sugar in school catering

How school children become food explorers

Independent school caterer Holroyd Howe is introducing pupils to new foods, prepared in a vari...

Insight from the experts

There's no place like home: Sue Parfett gives an insight into how food can help boarding pupil...

Insight from the experts

Sue Parfett takes a look at what Brexit means to the world of catering

Catering news: breakfast updates and new technology

News from Holroyd Howe, Winterhalter and Frima

Filtered water, pure and simple

We talk to Paul Proctor, Managing Director of EcoPure Waters, about how caterers are producing...

When school's out for the summer

Harrison Catering Services clients' partnerships continue when the final bell rings for the su...

Sodexo to ban caged-hen eggs by 2025

Sodexo announces it will source only cage free eggs, both shell and liquid, worldwide by 2025

MD of Holroyd Howe wins top award

Ronan Harte, Managing Director of Holroyd Howe, is named Foodservice Caterer of the Year at th...

Merger creates new £200m catering group

The Brookwood Partnership announces merger with CH&Co Group

Insight from the experts

With increasing demand for transparency in food sourcing, Sue Parfett takes a look at the grow...

On the menu: oily fish

Head of Nutrition and Food Development at Holroyd Howe, Amy Roberts, talks about the importanc...

Families set example for healthy eating, says BNF

British Nutrition Foundation research for Healthy Eating Week shows families outstrip celebrit...

Insight from the experts

Sue Parfett looks at the government's new National Living Wage and the forthcoming Apprentices...

One month until Healthy Eating Week 2016

The British Nutrition Foundation's Healthy Eating Week 2016 sets out to positively change chil...

Unilever to champion school meals

Unilever Food Solutions announces partnership with the Children's Food Trust

For a successful theme day, focus on the three 'E's

Educate, engage and enhance: theme days can deliver a range of added-value benefits, explains ...

A fine balance

With longer days and boarding provision for many children, independent schools have a duty to ...

Insight from the experts

With the government's obesity paper due, Sue Parfett offers insight into how to help children ...

Holroyd Howe teams up with IFBB

Independent caterer to use scientific research to develop nutritional changes in school meals

Water: Food for the brain

Vivreau says hydration can be easily overlooked, but is essential for students' cognitive perf...

Should nutrition be higher up the agenda?

Dr Juliet Gray looks at the relationship between school food and health

Insight from the experts, part 15

Staff development can be rewarding for all parties, says Sue Parfett

Helping boarders feel at home

Kevin Hopper says caterers can make life at school a great experience for students who also ca...

Insight from the experts, part 14

Sustainability is often talked about, but what does it really mean? Sue Parfett looks at what ...

New standard for school catering

Soil Association Certification and Carbon Trust announce new partnership to develop sustainabl...

School dinners scoop awards

Over 50% of English primary schools now serve Catering Mark standard food

Food Made Good award for Brookwood

New initiatives from education caterer Brookwood Partnership leads to 12% increase on overall ...

Healthy food = a healthy workforce

Teachers need good nutrition at school too, says Andy Badger