Category: Local Food Column

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Summer forage walks

Zephyrine talks about foraging through and around Fairfield Community Orchard.  Incredible Edible’s forage walks  take place fortnightly from early  May until the end of September.  We meet at noon, at the town end  of...

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Digging up our past with Lancashire Grown

Lancaster City Museum writes about its current local food themed exhibition: Lancashire Grown.  Until the 4th October ‘Lancashire Grown’  will be the main exhibition at Lancaster City  Museum. The exhibition explores the rich  agricultural...

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Introducing the Food Loop Game!

Mike Hallam from the Ethical Small Traders Association (ESTA), talks about his latest scheme for supporting local food businesses: The Food Loop Game! I have come up with a creative and maybe unique way...

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Working in a heat wave

Robin Eyre from Fork to Fork (a volunteer-led project for people with learning difficulties), talks about the plant lives saved during the heat wave… As temperatures rise Fork to Fork volunteers  have been working...

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A Taste of the Landscape

Ruth Ainsworth talks about the upcoming Arnside and Silverdale AONB Local Food Festival The Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a short 20 minute train journey away from Lancaster. From...