Worcestershire School Food Awards
The Worcestershire County Council, Healthy
Schools Team held their School Food Awards last month (June) to
promote and celebrate local seasonal food and healthy eating.
The awards were held at the Three Counties
Showground. The award categories were:
School Cook of the year
Young Cook of the year
Dining Room Experience Award
Healthy lunchbox competition
Go for Gold!
Amongst the winners was Laura O'Brien, from
Catshill Middle School for the Design a Healthy Lunch Box, who won
a family pass and goody bag from West Midlands Safari Park plus a
lunch box, drinks flask and £25.00 voucher from Waitrose,
Matthew Nicholls from Hagley Catholic High
School, was awarded Young Cook of the Year and won a herb garden
for himself and vegetable garden for his school plus a day cooking
with Dave Mabey, Chef and owner of Cebu oriental Restaurant,
Ledbury plus match day ticket and goody bag from Worcester Warriors
Rugby Club and knife set donated by Abraxas Catering Equipment.
Julia Marshall, Worcestershire County Council's Catering
Office said:“The Awards were held to promote an
understanding of healthy eating and highlight the benefits of using
local and seasonal food whilst celebrating the skills and good
practice already evident in the county's school kitchens and the
value of the school meals service.”
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