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BB foodservice gives Santa a run for his money with #BBdeliversChristmas

8th December 2017

BB foodservice has called on operators to tweet their strange or unusual delivery requests with the hashtag #BBdeliversChristmas to see if the UK’s largest independent wholesaler can come up with the goods.

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Bake Off: The Professionals seeks competitors

27th November 2017

Are you a skilled and creative pastry chef? Are you passionate about creating the best desserts, cakes and pastries in Britain?

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Cut beer tax campaign’s big day in Parliament

3rd November 2017

The campaign for a cut in beer tax in the Budget moved into Parliament on Tuesday, 31 October, with a debate in Westminster Hall sponsored by Mike Wood MP, Chair of the All-Party Parliament Beer Group.

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WRAP and Cyrus Todiwala OBE join forces to reduce food waste

25th October 2017

Hospitality and food service operators came together at Cyrus Todiwala’s Café Spice Namaste in London recently [18 October] to hear from top chefs and industry experts about how they can dramatically reduce the amount of food they throw away.

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Nescafé launches whole bean to cup

19th October 2017

In a step change move, Nescafé has launched a whole bean to cup product for the out of home market.

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UK triumphant in international finals

13th October 2017

UK’s Piotr Pietras of Launceston Place, London took to the world stage as he was crowned the Chaine des Rotisseurs’ International Young Sommelier of the Year following two days of intensive competition in Budapest recently.

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Still time to enter the Golden Service Awards

29th September 2017

Entries for the 2018 Kimberly-Clark Professional Golden Service Awards close on Monday 2 October, so there is still time to enter to win one of the most prestigious awards in the cleaning industry.

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London to host World Cheese Awards 2017

18th September 2017

The World Cheese Awards is open for entries, with producers from across the globe invited to submit their cheese to be judged during the competition’s 30th anniversary celebrations.

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TUCO delivers inspiring 2017 conference line-up

31st July 2017

Hundreds of caterers from the Further and Higher Education sector gathered at the University of Nottingham last week (24-26 July) for the annual TUCO Conference.

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New standard serves up sustainable approach to catering

6th June 2017

The Soil Association Certification and the Carbon Trust have launched a new certification designed to promote sustainable catering.

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Tobacco Dock takes summer to a new level

26th May 2017

Launched this week at Tobacco Dock in Wapping, London, Skylight is set to be one of London's more quirky rooftop destinations.

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Caroline Quentin launches Coeliac UK’s Gluten Freevolution campaign

8th May 2017

Caroline Quentin, Patron of Coeliac UK, the national charity for people living gluten free, is today (8 May) helping to launch the charity’s ‘Gluten Freevolution’ to further grow the range of options of safe gluten free food when eating

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The Clink Restaurant at HMP Brixton opens for Sunday lunch behind bars

5th May 2017

The Clink Restaurant at HMP Brixton is opening its doors for Sunday lunch and Thursday dinner service for the first time ever as it looks to expand its celebrated fine-dining experience in response to demand from London foodies.

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Chocolate-coffee treats at London Coffee Festival,
6-9 April 2017

30th March 2017

UCC Coffee UK & Ireland and Hotel Chocolat have joined forces for this year’s London Coffee Festival. They will be running sensory lab sessions to explore what makes coffee and chocolate great.

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Eurostar harnesses Best of British for new Paris lounge

22nd February 2017

They say that it is better to travel than to arrive. When it comes to Eurostar’s recently opened Business Premier Lounge in Paris, they would be wrong.

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