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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information is changing regularly and was last checked on the 29th April so we apologise if anything has since gone out of date.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 […]

Wyndham St. Pantry now open

South Riverside Community Development Centre are running a new food pantry for people who may be struggling to afford or access a full weekly shop, you pay £2.50 and receive a delivery of food worth approx.£15. (Vegetarian/non-vegetarian option). Last orders on Monday at 5pm, delivery day is Wednesday.  

Cardiff indies come together to support the NHS

4th April 2020 A group of independent food & drink businesses from around Cardiff is working together to donate meals to local NHS staff working through the Coronavirus crisis. A collective of more than twenty of the city’s best-loved independents will be delivering weekly food parcels to workers around South Wales who are likely to […]

Feed the Heath – Free food and drink for NHS workers

3rd April 2020 A new volunteer led hub started on Monday 30th March to provide free food and drink to NHS workers at UHW Cardiff. The initiative is being led by Kasim Ali,  founder of Waterloo Tea, in partnership with the Cardiff & Vale Health Charity and Cardiff & Vale University Health Board. The aim is to provide […]

Coronavirus: Letter to Businesses

Note – this article was published on 20/03/2020. To stay up to date with the latest information, make sure you look at the Welsh Government Support to Businesses page. The Minister for Economy, Transport and North Wales, Ken Skates has issued a letter to reassure businesses in light of the recent cases of Coronavirus. Following the initial package […]

Sustainable food plan for Cardiff

Support for local food growing initiatives, the development of a city centre food plan, fast food ‘exclusion zones’ around Cardiff’s schools, extending the roll out of a programme offering healthy meals to children during the school holidays, and more restrictions on junk food advertising are some of the ideas included in a new food strategy […]

Setting sights on Silver at the July Food Cardiff meeting

Food Cardiff partners gathered at the Dusty Forge in July to network and collaborate on creating a healthy, sustainable and accessible food system in Cardiff. Food Cardiff meetings are open to any individual or organisation interested in good food in Cardiff. The next meeting will be on the 23rd October. Please contact pearl.costello@wales.nhs.uk for more […]

Food Festival celebrates heritage and future of Welsh veg

St Fagans National Museum of History will come alive with food, drink and live music on 7th and 8th September as the museum celebrates the 10th instalment of their annual food festival. This Food Festival, St Fagans National Museum of History have also joined forces with Cardiff’s local food partnership, Food Cardiff to celebrate the […]