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Carluccio's cycles 500 miles for Action Against Hunger

10th July 2012

Carluccio's CEO Simon Kossoff and six members of his team are attempting a 500-mile charity bike ride in aid of Action Against Hunger

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Nottingham Food & Drink Festival 2012

27th June 2012

Organisers of the Nottingham Food and Drink Festival have announced a host of new ingredients, which are set to make this year's event the most varied yet.

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Chia: The Complete Guide to the Ultimate Superfood

23rd June 2012

Dr Wayne Coates is on a mission to spread the word about 'chia' - a little superfood that was used by the Aztecs for centuries and that he has been studying since 1991.

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Low-cost kitchen equipment

21st June 2012

Petroc College in Barnstaple, Devon is selling off numerous catering units such as steamers and display cabinets, most of which have hardly been used and appear as new.

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National Vegetarian Week 2012

21st May 2012

Poor service puts nearly two billion pounds worth of catering business at risk

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Moët UK Sommelier of the Year: Finalists announced

10th May 2012

The names of the 12 sommeliers who have made it through to the final of this year's Moët UK Sommelier of the Year competition have been announced.

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Counting cocktail calories

7th May 2012

Cocktail bar Après London has come up with a cunning plan to keep the custom of those who might be wanting to curb their calorie intake in the run-up to summer.

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UK restaurants urged to participate in Real Wine Month

4th May 2012

In conjunction with The Real Wine Fair restaurants across the UK are being invited to take part in May's Real Wine Month and give their customers the chance to try natural wines by the glass.

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Free guide helps businesses avoid costly mistakes on energy contract renewals

30th April 2012

A free 'Quick Guide' has been launched by ENER-G Procurement to help businesses avoid making costly mistakes on renewing energy contracts.

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Mini Jersey Royals

19th April 2012

As the season for Jersey Royal potatoes approaches, we are told that The Jersey Royal Company has unveiled plans to make available on the mainland the 'Jersey Royal Pearl' potato.

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Coffee industry gets behind UK Coffee Week 2012

13th April 2012

Close to 4000 coffee shops and cafés will be taking part in UK Coffee Week 2012, the nation's largest charitable celebration of coffee, being held from 23-29 April.

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Cafédirect shortlisted for European Business Award

10th April 2012

Cafédirect, the UK's largest ethical hot drinks brand, has been selected to represent the UK at the 2012 European Business Awards for the Environment

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Surrey hotel wins The Tea Guild’s Top City and Country Hotel Tea Award 2012

30th March 2012

Pennyhill Park Hotel in Surrey has just been announced as the winner of one of The Tea Guild's highest accolades.

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Calling all who offer coffee

24th February 2012

The Beverage Standards Association (BSA) is calling all 'out of home' cafés and restaurants to enter this year's Beverage Standards Awards

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Hospitality industry issued with first aid challenge

7th February 2012

Leading first aid charity St John Ambulance is raising awareness of the importance of life saving knowledge in the hospitality industry.

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