The city of Cardiff has been awarded Silver Sustainable Food Places status – becoming the first place in Wales (and one of only six places in the UK) to achieve the prestigious accolade, which recognises pioneering work in promoting healthy and sustainable food.View Post
Cardiff Salad Garden has revealed a new, 6-metre, ‘living salad circle’ in the middle of the city. Nestled in the heart of Cardiff’s Bute Park, the structure will be open until June 8th, and will welcome more than 150 participants to workshops where they can learn more about planting, growing, harvesting and cooking salad leaves. The project is part of wider work to test innovative approaches, and to further develop initiatives which bring people from different generations and backgrounds together through food.View Post
Environmental organisation City To Sea has been awarded £49,999 from the Landfill Disposals Tax Community Scheme (LDTCS) to help cut plastic pollution in Cardiff.
It’s hoped that their expanded Refill campaign will help to make re-use and refill the new social norm in Cardiff. Customers will be encouraged to use a free app to find places to refill everything from water bottles, coffee cups, and lunch boxes, to household cleaning products and toiletries.View Post
In this episode, Matt Appleby and I speak to the founders of Cardiff’s latest burger venture, Ansh. We ask what it was like to commit to a bricks & mortar restaurant at the height of a global pandemic, when most similar businesses had been forced to close.
Were these people just stark raving mad!?View Post