There are many interesting and fascinating places to find out all about our food, below are just a few of them.




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Sustainable Food Cities


Newsletter March 2018


Please follow the above link for the latest newsletter about sustainable food and related issues. To visit their most informative website please click here.


Get out and about ‘on your bike’


Find out all about Cycling and events for Bike Week . Lots of information for cyclists everywhere. Click here to view a useful map.



Market StartUp

Everything you need to know about becoming a market trader in the UK. From market basics to launching your market business.


Campaign to Protect Rural England

Find out more about Farming and local foods. Checkout their website at


Compassion in World Farming

Learn all about the leading farm animal welfare charity . For more information see their website


Co-operatives UK

Here are some facts about the Co-operative there is more on the website.


Country Markets

Learn all about us here, and find our more on our website.



Important information that every food producer sould know, from the Department of Food & Rural Affairs the website is



Find out who represents local foods in the UK. See also the website


Local Food Advisor

For all sorts of useful knowledge take a look at


Making Local Food Work

How can you make local food work? find more resourses here at


Marine Stewardship Council

All things to do with seafood can be found out about here, and on the website too.


Pick Your Own

Lots of useful tips and ideas for picking your own produce on this exciting website.


Slow Food UK

Find out about many interesting topics to do with good traditional slow foods and find a better way to eat.



… all about better food and farming, agriculture policies and practices that enhance the health and welfare of people and animals.


The Plunket Foundation

Has been helping rural communities through co-operatives and community-ownership since 1919. Find out all about us. See also our website.


The Soil Association

Find out who the Soil Association are and all about their good work on thier website.



Please note that Congleton Food and Drink festival has no control over the content of any external links.