The Autumn Statement

5 December 2013

We're delighted to bring you news from the Autumn Statement relating to Universal Free School Meals (UFSM).

Read the Department for Education's press release announcing the details of funding for UFSM along with the exciting news that £150 million of capital funding will be made available to ensure that schools can build news kitchens or increase dining capacity if necessary. A wonderful bit of government business to reflect with wonderful work of the School Food Plan!

In other news ...

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Don’t Hide What’s Inside

25 October 2021

A new report finds that the health messaging on products which attracts young people, is masking some not-so-healthy ingredients.

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BLOG: Party Conference Season: Half-Time Analysis

4 October 2021

Our Policy Officer looks for leadership on school food at the biggest English parties’ conferences.

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Serving Better: Helping Local Authorities Buy More Sustainable Food

20 October 2021

Along with fellow organisations in the Eating Better Alliance, we have put together new guidance for local authorities on sustainable and healthy food procurement.