A visit to the Bread Ahead bakery
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 ...
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.
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 ....
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.