Tag Archives: Kindling Trust

Visit your surprisingly local farm on Open Farm Sunday (9th June)

Reposted from here On Sunday 9th June, hundreds of farms will be opening to the public so they can get closer to farming and see for themselves where their food comes from, how it is produced and learn more about … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged | Leave a comment

Join the Land Army – #Manchester food growing volunteers required to help small organic growers

Join the Land Army! Inspired by the women’s land armies of the First and Second World Wars, The Land Army was set up to help small organic growers in Greater Manchester increase their yields and strengthen their businesses. We currently … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged | Leave a comment

Food Hub with focus on Community, Good Health & Sustainable Food receives 5 years funding grant. #Manchester

A press release, sent by Kindling Trust: On a beautiful, sunny, Autumnal Saturday morning, over 200 local residents, local councillors, senior council officers and funders came together to celebrate the launch of Stockport’s Community Food Hub. Funding from Reaching Communities, … Continue reading

Posted in Campaign Update, Food, Good News, press release journalism | Tagged | Leave a comment

Upcoming Event: Launch ofGreater #Manchester Sustainable Food Vision Thurs 19th Oct

This Thursday (19th October) we’re launching not one but two celebrations of sustainable food, at an informal evening get-together at Bridge 5 Mill; Unlikely Heroes photographic exhibition, featuring some familiar faces! Greater Manchester Sustainable Food Vision, developed collectively by our region’s … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Upcoming Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Volunteering with the Land Army

Kindling Trust wants you to get down and dirty!   Join us this Spring in preparation for the new growing season. As Spring begins we are starting to ramp up our trips out to local organic farms. Upcoming dates inclue: Monday … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Upcoming Events, volunteer opportunity | Tagged | Leave a comment

Film Screening: “Tomorrow” in #Manchester 26th April

Film Showing on 26th April.  Text below, and link to book, from here. Already viewed by over 1.5 million people in France alone, and winner of Best Documentary at the Cesar Awards (the French Oscars), ‘Tomorrow’ has been hugely impactful. … Continue reading

Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Job Alert: Veg Box People are recruiting #Manchester

from here Veg Box People are recruiting! Veg Box People is seeking a highly motivated and driven individual to join our small, committed team, working to revolutionise the food system in Greater Manchester and beyond! Veg Box People is one … Continue reading

Posted in Job Alert, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

#Manchester citizens answer 3 questions – 008 Chris Walsh of Kindling Trust #3qthurs

Here’s Chris Walsh of Kindling Trust answering – 1. “Who are you?”  (Name, where you live, and – if you want to say – what you “do”) 2. “What does Manchester need to become more sustainable?” 3. “What knowledge and skills … Continue reading

Posted in 3 question Thursday | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Job Alert: Feeding #Stockport Co-ordinator Post

Be part of a pioneering city-wide food programme and guide Stockport towards becoming a Sustainable Food City. Feeding Stockport Co-ordinator Post Gross Salary: £27,600. Hours per week: 37. 5 Hours. Holiday Entitlement: 28 working days. Duration: Fixed term contract to November … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Job Alert | Tagged | Leave a comment

Grow #organic food for #Manchester – July dates of “Land Army”

Here’s some more opportunities to get dirt under your fingernails and meet interesting people, all the while helping grow food for Manchester…. Hello Land Army! The last few weeks have been a busy and exciting time for the Land Army … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Upcoming Events, volunteer opportunity | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment