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#GoodFoodStories: The Grassroots Team

Since launching #GoodFoodCardiff to celebrate the positive things happening around food during this pandemic, we’ve been overwhelmed with the response and wanted to share some of the stories here. If you would like to share your story you can submit it here.

Today we hear about the massive team effort from Dan Wilson, Lee Wright, Louise Coombs, Sasha Griffiths and Gareth Bendle and many more at Cardiff Youth Service, to help young people grow and cook food during lockdown.

#GoodFoodCardiff Stories: Chloe Barrell

Introducing #GoodFoodCardiff stories! Since launching #GoodFoodCardiff to celebrate the positive things happening around food during this pandemic, we’ve been overwhelmed with the response and wanted to share some of the stories here.

Our next #GoodFoodCardiff story is Chloe Barrell. Whilst helping write and edit the new Covid-19 food information hub pages, Chloe has been cooking lots and discovering new local suppliers.

#GoodFoodCardiff stories: Ahmed Ali

Introducing #GoodFoodCardiff stories! Since launching #GoodFoodCardiff to celebrate the positive things happening around food during this pandemic, we’ve been overwhelmed with the response and wanted to share some of the stories here.

First up is Ahmed Ali, who has been distributing food parcels and hot meals through the Al-Ikhlas Centre.

Cardiff Growing Together during lockdown

For more growing tips and resources click here for our ‘Grow Your Own Food’ page. Despite the challenges living under lockdown has brought, Food Cardiff have been inspired to see how so many of us are finding positives, particularly in using the time to become more self-sufficient with homegrown food. The demand for seeds and […]

Learning about food at home during the Covid -19 emergency

Many of us find ourselves with a new role of ‘home educator’. From cooking, baking and growing your own food, there are lots of opportunities to try out new recipes and develop skills in this process. Here are some helpful tools and resources to incorporate food into home activities.

Recipes to help you Get Cooking!

Looking for some cooking inspiration?  The Public Health Dietetics team have a range of fantastic recipes for Get Cooking course participants, through Nutrition Skills for Life. They would like to share them more widely to support people and families cooking at home during these challenging times. The recipes might also be useful for Food Response […]

Emma’s Blog: Eating well in a small kitchen

I’m Emma and have been a dietitian for 24 years. I work for the Cardiff & Vale University Health Board and believe everyone has the right to a healthy balanced diet. Sometimes it can feel hard to eat well if you don’t have much cooking equipment, but there are lots of options to enjoy good food. I’ve put together some low cost main meals and light meals ideas that can be made when only a hob, toaster and microwave are available.

Priority slots for vulnerable customers – as at April 29th 2020

We have put together some information on how people who are shielding and extremely vulnerable can access prioritised supermarket delivery slots. This information is changing regularly and was last checked on the 29th April so we apologise if anything has since gone out of date. General information from Welsh Government Major supermarkets now have the […]

Fresh produce available from Cardiff Market 23rd April Update

Read original post on Cardiff Council Newsroom Cardiff Market is temporarily reducing its opening hours as essential food traders continue to focus on providing home delivery services during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Market will now only open to the public on Saturday morning’s, from 8am until midday. Entrance and exit is via the Trinity Street […]