• Bookmark this page

The Best Guide for the Fareham and Gosport Area

Fareham and Gosport news, reviews and local events in Fareham and Gosport areas including Lee-On-The-Solent, Rowner and Holbrook, Bridgemary South, and communities in Fareham and Gosport.

Calendar of
Upcoming Events
Drayton MOT Centre Banner

The Great Fareham Food Rescue

Published: 10th October 2017 11:27

Fareham Borough Council has launched the Great Fareham Food Rescue in partnership with Sainsbury’s to encourage people to waste less and save more.

All this week events are taking place across the Fareham borough aimed at raising awareness of food waste and giving people ideas about how they can cut down on what goes in the bin.

As part of the campaign the council is asking children to get involved by helping them design a takeaway bag for your leftovers when you eat out. This is aimed at reducing food waste from restaurants as around a third of what they throw away is food left on our plates. 

Councillor Tiffany Harper, Executive Member for Streetscene, said: “By sharing ideas and food experiences, we want to demonstrate that we can reduce the food waste in our bins. The Great Food Rescue will be working with local schools, colleges, housing associations, families and community groups. The focus will be on fun and interesting food projects to save money by reducing food being binned.”

For more information or to share your tips or ideas on saving food, email: loveleftovers@fareham.gov.uk

Bookmark and Share

Report this article as inappropriate

Comments

You need to log in before you can do that! It's only a quick registration process to join the AMA network and completely free.

Sign in or join now to post a comment
Find a Local Business
Loading...
Back to Top
© Copyright 2005-2018 AboutMyArea

AboutMyArea Privacy Policy

PO13: Fareham and Gosport Home | News | Community | Classifieds | Business Directory | Fareham | Gosport | Business Talk | Days Gone By | Have Your Say | Lee-on-the-Solent | Stubbington and Hill Head | Alverstoke and Stokes Bay | Whiteley | Portchester | Titchfield | Elson and Brockhurst | Rowner | Bridgemary | Healthy Living | Coastal | Family Zone | Days Out | Pharmacies | Contact Us
AboutMyArea: Home | Site Map | Contact AboutMyArea | Terms & Conditions | Community Guidelines | Business Opportunity | Help

About Cookies