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Eat Well for Less

Before looking at where to shop for food in Doncaster and how to get there let’s look at some food ideas to eat well for less. Eat well for less by eating real food When it comes to eating well for less, I advocate eating real food. That means avoiding processed ‘man...

How to eat well for less By Gabriel Casper

Image used with permission from Doncaster Market As a foodie and someone who is careful with money, eating well for less is a topic close to my stomach and my wallet. The good news is that many of the ingredients that are most nutritious for us are, generally...

Tea and Cakes in Doncaster 2019

Tea and cakes will never go out of fashion. You may or may not know that one of the hottest trends for children’s birthday parties is an old fashioned children’s afternoon tea complete with bone china and doilies. Let’s reinvent tea and cakes in the afternoon It’s...

Chlorinated Chicken and Other Stories

Would you eat chlorinated chicken? What do you think of the U.S calling UK and European farming and food manufacturing process as archaic? Obviously post Brexit we are looking around for other trade partners and the U.S see our new status as offering big wins for its...

How to prevent food waste?

Good Food Doncaster interviews Olio a dynamic initiative that’s changing lives At Good Food Doncaster we like to catch up with people making a difference on the food scene. Today we’ve been talking to Tessa founder of Olio. Check out the organisation to see what...

Food waste, stop it now!

Can we live on wonky veg alone? Is it time to end food waste? Good Food Doncaster is excited to announce that Social Eating Advocate Marsha Smith is coming to town. Now is the time to end food waste and food insecurity. Marsha Smith will be presenting a keynote speech...

Food security should we care?

Food security. It appears that some people are already stocking up on food supplies in preparation for a potential no deal Brexit. Is this a responsible thing to do? Will we truly experience any food shortages? Or will we create them? Do you think this may well be the...

Doncaster Food Conference 2019

CAST theatre, Doncaster will be home to the Doncaster Food Conference 2019 entitled:  ‘Food Glorious Food’ CAST theatre Doncaster is the venue for Doncaster Food Conference 2019 Doncaster Food Conference 2019 kicks off on 13th March 2019 at 9.15 and goes on until...

Dell Cafe Hexthorpe

Experience a taste of Hexthorpe hospitality What do you do with a boarded up toilet block at the edge of a park? You could knock it down or transform it into a community café. That’s exactly what happened to the Dell café in Hexthorpe just off the Balby Road in...

Junk Food Project Doncaster

The Junk Food Project is a Doncaster initiative led by local resident Fiona Cahill Firstly, it started with nothing in 2015. Our express aim to tackle food waste.  Did you know a third of all produced globally is wasted? The Junk Food Project like to use the hashtag...

Coffee shops friend or foe?

Coffee Shops, where would we be without them? They are a fundamental part of communities and imperative to our local economy.  It's a competitive business and the good ones must be on top of their game. The concept behind coffee shops is quite a simple one: fresh,...