If 2018 is the year you’ve promised to spend more time outdoors, feel healthier or get involved in the community – then why not get stuck in at Sims Hill Community Farm! We’ve just started the second week of the New Year! The resolutions are going strong and yet to be broken (mostly). But, if…… Continue reading Get stuck in at Sims Hill Community Farm!
After hearing about the number of apples that Heather and the rest of her team at The Gleaning Network have saved over the last few weeks, we were happy to help when asked if we’d be up for turning some of the ramshackle harvests into delicious juice! It was a cold Friday a couple of…… Continue reading Apples: From Field to Glass…
It's our first post in a while, and it's a good one! Our new Hosting project leader Lucy volunteered as part of the team that cooked for the 1625IP SleepOut. A bunch of us could not make this mid-week triumph so we asked her to tell us all about it! “What does it need… what… Continue reading 1625IP SleepOut – Cooking at Night
This week I followed the journey of our surplus food, from shop, to bike, to charity, to kitchen, to belly (to do it properly I made sure I ate some of the food as well). I started my food journey with our regular Monday afternoon food collection, joined by a fantastic new volunteer Julie. It…… Continue reading FoodCycle Connects; the journey of surplus food
With some of our hub leaders setting sail for shores, adventures and pastures new, we’re looking for some new hub leader team members. If you’ve got fresh ideas, energy and enthusiasm, and can keep FoodCycle Bristol’s wheels turning, pans sizzling, and Bristol’s bins empty and bellies full then we’d love to hear from you. There’s…… Continue reading Join the Hub Leader Team!!
FoodCycle Connects has launched! FoodCycle Connects’ goal is to eliminate food waste by collecting and distributing surplus food, whilst educating and campaigning about food waste issues. We prioritise charities and good causes, but ultimately feed bellies, not bins, anywhere. We’ve nicknamed this month Mega May, and it certainly has been so far! Starting Friday 29th…… Continue reading Launch of FoodCycle Connects
I am obsessed with bananas, not even because I really like eating them (they’re okay and liven up my porridge –plus banana smoothies). But mostly I’m obsessed because they are one of the UK’s most wasted food, with 1.3 million bananas chucked out every single day in the UK. I see preventing this waste as…… Continue reading Brilliant Banana Bread for Baby Bank