A visit to the Bread Ahead bakery

14 March 2017

Our lucky member school, Sacred Heart RC Primary visited Bread Ahead's teaching kitchen for a crash course in bread baking.

In a two hour Make, Shape and Bake workshop, 12 students were guided through the entire bread making process, learnt about the science behind fermentation, then finally formed their loaf into whatever shape they could imagine before baking it. 

Read more about Bread Ahead's schools programme here.

In other news ...

The Impact Of Losing UIFSM - A Survey Of UK Schools

6 June 2017

Following the news that the Conservative Party are proposing to scrap Universal Infant Free School Meals, Food For Life conducted a survey of schools to find out how the potential withdrawal of the policy will impact their pupils and lunch service.

Six good reasons for UIFSM

2 June 2017

Back in 2014 the government produced some really useful infographics to help us understand the benefits of infant free school meals. Here's one. Let's look at the others ....

Health benefits of UIFSM

Have we saved Universal Infant Free School Meals?

20 June 2017

We're feeling cautiously optimistic about Universal Infant Free School Meals at School Food Matters having seen a very pleasing article in the London Evening Standard.