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Ponti Cafe

Upon visiting a selection of Hull’s local independent cafe’s which serve home made soup, we also asked them a few questions about their lovely businesses, how they ended up running their own cafe’s, and what kind of produce they tend to opt for in their menus. Ponti Cafe   Q: So, you’ve taken over the business from […]

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Cactus Cafe

Upon visiting a selection of Hull’s local independent cafe’s which serve home made soup, we also asked them a few questions about their lovely businesses, how they ended up running their own cafe’s, and what kind of produce they tend to opt for in their menus. Cactus Café     Q: Why did you want to […]

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Know Your Greengrocer

This July as part of the Veg Cities Hull campaign, we’re visiting Hull’s hard-working greengrocers to ask them about their work keeping the people of Hull supplied with fresh vegetables! We’ll also be asking a few friendly questions about their lives as a way of introduction, if you’ve yet to visit their shop. Visit our […]

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40 organisations have signed the Hull Food Charter

Since its launch in June 2018, 40 organisations have now signed the Hull Food Charter. The latest organisation to sign up is Sow Seeds Ltd, a family business who are based in South Cave. Sow Seeds love to garden and grow the seed varieties that they sell. All the sowing information and growing tips that […]

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The Big Lunch 2019 – Sat 1 June

TAKE PART IN THE BIG LUNCH – 1-2 JUNE 2019 The Big Lunch is about millions of people getting together to share food, have fun and get to know each other better.  It’s a simple idea – that for a few glorious hours, cars stop, shyness stops and neighbours come together in the street to […]

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Five Veg Challenge – 29th May 2019

The 5-VEG challenge is a cooking competition taking place at Trinity Market Hull on Wednesday 29th May 2019. It is open to anyone, amateur or professional and there are no age restrictions. It could be a savory or a sweet dish, it could even be a drink. It could be one item or several small […]

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The Big Dig – 27th April 2019

The Big Dig is all about getting people involved in their local community garden. Link In 2019 Hull Food Partnership has supported 3 new or under-developed growing sites in the city to help them get their veg growing seasons started in 2019. .   The Big Dig day (Nationally: Saturday 27 April 2019) Volunteer for […]

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Hull Seed Swap – 2nd March 2019

Hull Seed Swap on 2nd March 2019 was a great success with 200+ attendees, 4 interesting talks, 1 cooking demo, a poetry reading performance and 1000s of seeds swapped! Photo Gallery Event Publicity below Hull Food Partnership and Transition & Permaculture Hull invite you to Hull Seed Swap 2019!   Saturday 2nd March 2019  10:30 […]

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Getting your kids to eat healthily

We hope you enjoyed our blog article about brussel sprouts and beetroot in  The Power of Veg (Part 1) . Following on from that, locally-based certified functional nutrition coach Milena is back with the second installment of the 2019 Hull Veg City blog and advice for parents. Getting your kids to eat healthily By Milena […]

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The Power of VEG!

Happy New Year from the Hull Food Partnership! After a festive period when many of us night have overindulged, January is the perfect time to start new eating habits. This month, in the spirit of healthy eating, the Hull Veg City theme is nutrition and we’ll be featuring a veg-based blog written by two local […]