Ministers encourage academy sign up to the new School Food Standards

David Laws MP and Lord Nash have recently written to academies to encourage them to sign up to the new School Food standards. Have a look at their letter here: If you are an academy founded between September 2010 and...

5 Feb 2015

New School Food Standards Come in to Force

A new set of standards for all food served in schools came into force on 1st January 2015. The new standards ensure that children can enjoy nutritious food at school which supports their health and education. Download the guidance and...

5 Jan 2015

New school food standards launched

Welcomed by the Save Our Standards Campaign, and by Jamie Oliver, the new standards are designed to make it easier for school cooks to create imaginative, flexible and nutritious menus.

16 Jun 2014

School food standards consultation launches

The Department for Education has now launched its public consultation on the revised school food standards...

6 Mar 2014

Universal infant free school meals implementation support launches

Implementation support service from the Children's Food Trust now available | call: 0800 680 0080 | email: | FREE regional support roadshows:

6 Mar 2014

SPOTLIGHT ON: School Food Standards (Action 2)

The School Food Plan comprises sixteen actions designed to transform school food culture across the country. This week’s update looks at Action 2, around the School Food Standards. School food standards provide an essential nutritional safety net, ensuring children...

15 Nov 2013