Summer BBQ 31 August!

Summer BBQ31 AugustAll Welcome! The band is booked and the sun has been scheduled. Join us for the BBQ on the last Saturday of the holidays before school begins again. As always your ticket includes a selection of items hot off the grill and many members bring a side...

Going Plastic Free?

Going Plastic Free? Plastic free July is almost over but of course there is much more we could and need to do. And it’s not always easy… You need to be organised, prepared, find the ‘right’ places to shop, and have time…   We have been...

No Dig Trial

A new development for Go Local Food With help from a Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland – LEAF grant, GO Local Food is going to be testing new methods for improving the soil on their fields. Over the past 6 years GO Local Food has successfully...

Growers Question Time 2018

Challenge our expert panel Tuesday 22nd May – Ovington Social Club. 7pm – 9pm. A great evening of questions and entertainment.  Our experts for the evening will be Ian Todd (Go Local’s very own grower), Tom Martin (Wylam Nurseries) and Kate Norris...

Buying and eating local food

Ten reasons … “There are many good reasons to choose local foods – here are our top 10, based mainly on the views of the 1300 shoppers that we spoke to from 12 different towns. Those shoppers agreed with us that eating local foods can be good for you, your...

Food Waste

A Growing Awareness Go Local Food doesn’t believe in food waste – we know that beetroot tops can be used as spinach, that radish leaves can be eaten raw or cooked like spinach and parsley roots are like parsnips. It’s good to see the independent chain of East Anglia...