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November 2014 update

Bristol Good Conference 2014 report On 20 October, the Bristol Food Policy Council, in partnership with Bristol City Council, Bristol Food Network, and @Bristol welcomed over 100 delegates to its 5th annual Good Food Conference. The Conference was kicked off…

September 2014 update

It has been a few months since our last proper update. However, during this time much has been happening! Check out the diaries of some of our members below. Tom Andrews is Associate Director at the Soil Association and manager…

Bristol Food Conference 2014 is now open for booking!

Bristol’s Food Conference 2014 9am–5pm Monday 20 October Event Suite, @Bristol Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5DB Register for the Conference at: https://bristol-foodconference-2014.eventbrite.co.uk Cities all around the world are starting to look at how they can reduce harmful greenhouse gas…

May 2014 update

The Bristol Food Policy Council met on 9 April 2014. Several items for discussion were brought forward, including: Membership of the Food Policy Council Christine Marshall of Southwest Food and Drink is now stepping down. The Food Policy Council would…

December 2013 update

On Friday 29 November, 2013, the Bristol Food Policy Council, Bristol Food Network, Bristol Pound, Bristol Green Capital, and Eat Drink Bristol Fashion co-hosted over 120 representatives of Bristol’s thriving and growing ‘Good Food’ sector for a day of thinking,…

October 2013 update

The autumn meeting of the Bristol Food Policy Council was held on 2 October 2013 at the Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens HQ, the GreenHouse, Bedminster. The main focus of the meeting was the City Food Plan Framework.…

July 2013 update

The Bristol Food Policy Council (FPC) met on 3 July. The theme of the meeting was to review key project developments and to plan for the coming year. These covered: our EU URBACT funded ‘Sustainable Food in urban Communities’ project…

April 2013 update

Food Policy Council meeting on Food Poverty On 10 April the Bristol Food Policy Council met at the Square Food Foundation in Knowle West to explore food poverty in the city. Some of the key organisations providing crisis support to…