Sugar Smart Ambassadors in Plymouth on the rise!

Throughout last years’ Sugar Smart Plymouth Campaign Dr Clare Pettinger delivered 4 Ambassador training sessions to people from all over Plymouth. Thrive Plymouth launched year 5 last October with a focus of People Connecting Through Food, Sugar Smart has been kept relevant throughout Plymouth as one of the six projects Thrive Plymouth are promoting. This year…

Plymouth Social Enterprise Network News

Plymouth Social Enterprise Network News Food Plymouth contributes to and benefits from active membership of many different networks.  This includes membership of the dynamic Plymouth Social Enterprise Network (PSEN) which is chaired by Gareth Hart.  Amongst his many excellent qualities, Gareth is a strong believer in and passionate advocate for the contribution of socially enterprising…

Keyham Green Spaces

CROPS (Keyham Green Places) is making available its kitchen, fridge and freezer to the local community in most need for FREE. We will take canned donations (in date) and also make available for free to those most in need. If food is cooked any extra may be placed in the fridge or freezer for others to…

Permaculture Gathering in Plymouth

By Tess Wilmot In addition on Sunday 5th May Ian Smith and Tess Wilmot are opening their garden near Ivybridge. This is a chance to visit their ‘Resourceful Permaculture Garden’ which provides seasonal produce to lots of project and people particularly in Plymouth .Places are limited so contact Tess directly if you would like to take part.…

Grow Your Health

By Jane Hutton Exciting times ahead for our Growing Together group! After Easter Jane Hutton The Functional Foodie is going to be running a specially written course for our young people, Grow Your Health. We will be sowing and planting healthy vegetables and fruit as part of the course, finding how to make delicious easy recipes and how to…

Thrive Plymouth Network Meeting

4th April 2019 The Thrive Plymouth Network is a great platform for connecting people from a wide range of organisations and businesses whose chief commonality is improving health and wellbeing in the City.  The Network’s meetings are themed in support of the Thrive Plymouth 10 year health inequalities improvement programme.  Food Plymouth joined the Network at…

Food Plymouth Annual Review

Food Plymouth presents an annual review of its activities during its Spring quarterly partnership and network meeting in March of each year. Last Wednesday saw representatives from all over Plymouth with varying interests in food come together and review the past year, discuss what is currently happening in Plymouth and the surrounding areas as well…