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In Conversation with…. Barbara Crowther

In conversation with… is a series of blog posts where I’ll be talking to inspirational people working in the world of food policy.   Today’s in conversation with features Barbara Crowther. Barbara serves as the Campaign Manager for the Children’s Food Campaign at Sustain, an organisation dedicated to advocating for better food practice and policies. As […]

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Louis Bedwell

In Conversation With… Louis Bedwell 

In conversation with… is a series of blog posts where I’ll be talking to inspirational people working in the world of food policy.   Today’s in conversation with features Louis Bedwell. He’s the former Managing Director of Mission Ventures, where he helped brands who champion better quality, healthier and more sustainable food.   Our paths crossed as

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Food insecurity among elderly people – an overlooked issue that demands urgent attention. 

Cressida Pidgeon is Research and Projects Officer at Bremner & Co. She regularly dives deep into the data on child food security and nutrition issues. Here she highlights the issue of food insecurity among the elderly in the UK, one that is not addressed as frequently or urgently in today’s conversations around access to food.

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The School Food Plan ten years on – what lessons can we learn?

Ten years ago today, the Government published John Vincent and Henry Dimbleby’s School Food Plan.  Welcomed by all political parties, the Guardian journalist Patrick Butler said “The School Food Plan is that rare thing in the age of cuts and austerity: a passionate, unequivocal defence of universal public service provision”. With a clear plan laying out 16 actions (and one recommendation for

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Food Policy Coherence in Local Government: Who does what?

by Rob Kidd, our Associate Consultant Photo by Clem Onojeghuo: https://www.pexels.com/photo/woman-standing-in-front-of-assorted-fruits-displayed-375896/ Associate Consultant Rob Kidd is on a mission to understand which parts of local government are responsible for making and implementing food policy – and he needs your help to do so. Policy coherence means how successfully (or otherwise) two or more policies are aligned

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