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Kids get active during half term week thanks to Fit and Fed

A project aimed at tackling holiday hunger, isolation and inactivity among children took place in Plymouth during the recent half term week. Mayflower Academy hosted the series of events that were organised throughout half term week by Plymouth City Council, Plymouth Community Homes and CATERed, where children were able to make new friends, get active […]


Libraries and CATERed launch recipe book

Our library service has teamed up with school meals provider CATERed to publish a recipe book following their successful Lunch at the Library events over the summer. Featuring popular recipes from CATERed’s lunch menu the book will be available to borrow from all Plymouth libraries from Wednesday 24 January. Schools have been invited to a […]


Lunch at the Library launches

Children can feed their minds and tummies this summer as our library service joins up with CATERed and its Big Summer Food Tour for Lunch at the Library. Every Wednesday in August at Devonport Library, St Budeaux Library and a pop-up library at the Four Greens Centre in Whitleigh, children and families can enjoy a […]


Libraries and CATERed team up to feed children’s tummies and minds this summer

Our library service has been awarded £56,026 from the Libraries Opportunities for Everyone Innovation Fund to work with CATERed to increase access to library services and a healthy meal during the summer holidays. Library staff will be joining CATERed on its Big Summer Food Tour at locations across Plymouth to promote the benefits of library […]


CATERed celebrates living wage commitment

CATERed Plymouth’s school meals provider has just been accredited as a Living Wage employer. The Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at CATERed, regardless of whether they are permanent employees or third-party contractors, receive a minimum hourly wage of £8.25. This is significantly higher than the national minimum wage of £6.70 and the new minimum […]


2016 South West School chef of the year winner

Four chefs have battled it out in a cook-off to be crowned a South West School Chef of the Year. This is the second year in a row that CATERed and Plymouth’s own Sharon Cundell, from St Edward’s Church of England Primary Academy in Eggbuckland has claimed the Lead Association for Catering in Education (LACA), […]