The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) crowned Tim Ware of Green Tree Court Care Home in Exeter the NACC Care Chef of the Year 2020 this afternoon (Wednesday 20 January) at a special online prize giving ceremony.
Second place went to Matthew Dodds of Gracewell of Ascot and Cheryl Crook from Heol Don Nursing Residential Centre took third place.
Care Chef of the Year Competition, Awards
As research shows that the number of vegetarians in Britain will increase from 5% of the population to 10% in the next two years*, leading care homes meals provider, apetito, has launched eight new plant-based dishes as part of its innovative ‘Culinary Inspirations’ series.
Plant-based food is now one of the fastest-growing food trends across the country. As of 2019, there was an estimated 600,000 people in the UK who follow a vegan or vegetarian diet, alongside a significant rise in ‘flexitarianism’ - the trend of eating less meat and more vegetables without adopting full vegetarianism.
Premier Partner, Vegan, Vegetarian, Plant Based
Harrogate & Ripon Foods Angels, a vital hot meal delivery service set up by not-for-profit organisation, Harrogate Neighbours is calling out for local people and businesses to volunteer their time to deliver vital meals into the community during the current lockdown.
Meals On Wheels, Lockdown
In a bid to bring the traditional Meals on Wheels concept into the 21st Century, the award-winning Harrogate & Ripon Food Angels is launching the UK’s first ever meals on wheels loyalty scheme on Monday 4th January for its clients in the region.
Meals On Wheels, Thank You Heroes
As local authorities decide their budgets ahead of spring 2021, local people, campaigners, and academics have written to councillors to urge them to invest in underfunded vital food services for older people.
Meals On Wheels, Thank You Heroes, Press Release, Sustain Association
HRH The Duchess of Cornwall has recorded a video message for all the charities of which she is Patron or President, to thank them for their invaluable work during this difficult year and to wish them a Merry Christmas.
Merry Christmas, HRH The Duchess of Cornwall
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