Community fridge celebrates collecting 7.5 tonnes of food on 1st anniversary

A community fridge in the Vale of Clwyd has collected over 7.5 tonnes of food for distribution in its first year – most of which would have ended up in landfill. The impressive milestone achieved by Oergell Gymunedol Dinbych (Community Fridge Denbigh), which is based …

Taff Ely Foodbank awarded £20k Aviva Community Fund Award

The Foodbank was put forward by Caerphilly-based Thomas Carroll Group, the independent insurance broker, risk and wealth management company Taff Ely Foodbank has scooped a massive £20,000 award from insurance provider Aviva, thanks to the help of Caerphilly-headquartered Thomas Carroll Group. Thomas Carroll has supported various Foodbanks …

Park Plaza Cardiff joins ‘Giving to Pink’ for an October full of fundraising afternoon teas

Park Plaza has linked up with local charity Giving to Pink to offer afternoon teas throughout October as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Renowned for serving a superb selection of afternoon teas, Park Plaza will donate 10% of proceeds for each afternoon tea sold …

Scotland rugby star Zander Fagerson backs a new charity coffee blend in support of Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

SCOTLAND rugby star Zander Fagerson is backing a new charity coffee blend which supports Testicular Cancer Awareness Month and charity Cahonas. The tighthead prop, who plays for Glasgow Warriors and was named in the last British and Irish Lions squad, was spotted at the launch …

East Sussex Winter Wonderland Event raising much needed funds for Children’s Cancer Charity while bringing seasonal cheer in challenging times

A Country Pub in Battle, East Sussex is making the most of it’s railway setting by bringing seasonal cheer to locals with a host of cheerful charity events, and locals are loving it. The Railway pub has been playing host to a unique ‘Santa Express’ …

Charities urge people in Cymru South Wales to volunteer for UK’s biggest winter food drive.

As food banks and frontline charities face up to their hardest Christmas ever, people in Cymru South Wales are being urged to give the gift of their time and take part in the UK’s biggest food donation drive. The Tesco Food Collection is taking place …

GWCT Allerton Project leading the way on boosting the sustainability of food in Leicestershire’s schools and hospitals

The GWCT’s demonstration farm the Allerton Project is hosting the Leicestershire Good Food Event, a sustainable food and procurement summit, with Good Food Leicestershire, on Thursday 29 September. Organisers are aiming to showcase the benefits for the environment, health and economy of increasing the amount …