Exciting New Food Businesses Hit Greenwich!

  Posted on 23rd November 2016

We’re delighted to welcome several new exciting food businesses in Greenwich! Funded by the RBG Skills Team, GCDA trained 20 new food businesses on a 10-week course that covered everything a budding new food entrepreneur would need to know in order to start trading. These businesses offer a fantastic mix ranging from homemade products such as […]

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Surplus Feast, a delicious success!

  Posted on 20th October 2016

What a day! Saturday 15th October dawned with a beautiful blue sky and crisp freshness to the air for our Surplus Feast; over 300 meals made entirely from food that would otherwise have been wasted.  An early start meant we were set up and ready for our audacious volunteers to join us in General Gordon […]

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Talk to us about childhood obesity

  Posted on 20th October 2016

Residents in the Royal Borough of Greenwich are being invited to share their views on how children in the borough can be supported to lead healthier lives as part of a new London-wide conversation on childhood obesity. The Royal Borough of Greenwich has joined councils and NHS organisations across London to launch the Great Weight […]

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Cookery Clubs are back this January

  Posted on 18th October 2016

New year, new you! The start of a new year is always a great time to get energised and learn a new skill, and maybe even get healthier.  The Taste of Health Cookery Clubs will be back in January for more fantastic, FREE fun with food. The five-week ‘Taste of Health Cookery Clubs’ are open to […]

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Serving up Good Food to Kids this Summer

  Posted on 10th October 2016

School is well under way, so if you’ve got kids you’ll be back into the swing of it for sure.  But did you know that for many children living in poverty in the UK today, returning to school means they are guaranteed at least one meal a day? During the holidays, many parents in Greenwich find […]

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Look what’s been happening in Greenwich this summer!

  Posted on 7th October 2016

A huge amount of work is being done by the Royal Borough of Greenwich, in partnership with the Greenwich Cooperative Development Agency and other organisations to help Greenwich become known as a great place for food. Greenwich has many vibrant food markets, festivals, catering and businesses and grows, produces, prepares and shares good food that […]

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GS Plus serves up sustainable fish!

  Posted on 23rd August 2016

Fishing has a huge impact on our marine environment, and it’s not just fish stocks that are affected. Sensitive habitats, endangered species and the marine food chain need to be maintained to keep the oceans healthy and productive. The impacts are complex, hard to measure and vary from one fishery to the next. But here in […]

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Cookery Clubs starting again in January!

  Posted on 10th August 2016

New year, new you! The start of a new year is always a great time to get energised and learn a new skill, and maybe even get healthier.  The Taste of Health Cookery Clubs will be back in January for more fantastic, FREE fun with food.The five-week ‘Taste of Health Cookery Clubs’ are open to everyone […]

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Charlton Manner Summer Booster Club is back!

  Posted on 15th July 2016

Charlton Manor summer boosters are back in July-August at reduced pricing! After successfully running summer booster program in 2014 Charlton Manor has now partnered with Charlton Triangle Homes to pilot a larger summer booster scheme available to 60 year 4 and 5 pupils for 5 weeks during the 2016 summer holidays. According to Believe in Children Barnados […]

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GoodGym Greenwich

  Posted on 8th July 2016

How Greenwich Residents are using their legs to help the community Everyone wants to get fit these days, and rightly so, so why not harness all that energy into doing social good? That’s just what GoodGym are up to. GoodGym is a brand new way to get fit while helping the local community. Instead of […]

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