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Real Economy is pleased to offer two new employment opportunities

        Real Economy is seeking An Executive Director to lead the development of all aspects of the society. This is a permanent post for a minimum of two days per week at the pro rata equivalent of a full-time salary rate of £35,000. The post may be combined with Senior Project Development [...]

By |2018-12-10T21:33:43+00:00December 5th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Real Economy is pleased to offer two new employment opportunities

Make the most of your pumpkin this Halloween

  Are you making a pumpkin lantern this Halloween? If so, have you planned some meals around using the flesh from the hollowed out pumpkin? A recent Guardian article reported that UK consumers will collectively waste an estimated 8 million pumpkins over the Halloween period. Reportedly over half of those who buy a pumpkin to [...]

By |2018-11-01T16:06:56+00:00October 25th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Make the most of your pumpkin this Halloween

Real Economy is recruiting a Sales Manager

Real Economy is seeking a Sales Manager whose sole responsibility will be to increase sales of locally and ethically sourced food to the people of Bristol. Real Economy is a values-driven initiative determined to focus on ‘good food’ understood as good for the farmer, good for the earth and good for us. It is structured [...]

By |2018-09-25T13:28:15+00:00September 13th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Real Economy is recruiting a Sales Manager

Real Economy makes a hit at Southmead Festival

I think it was the goats that did it, but people flocked to our stall at Southmead Festival this weekend. Florence had also produced some mouthwatering bites, together with easy to use recipes to encourage us all to try some new cooking ideas. Lots of people took recipes away and we made some delicious [...]

By |2018-08-30T09:59:24+00:00July 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

We are recruiting

We are delighted to report that we can now recruit to our long awaited post of Community Food Centre Development Worker, whose task will be to establish our first community food centre. The full job description is here We look forward to your application. Please pass news of this post on to your friends. Closing [...]

By |2018-08-30T09:59:24+00:00March 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

The Case for Community Food Centres

The news is stark. People living in lower income areas of the UK on average have up to sixteen years less healthy life and die up to ten years earlier than others. These shocking statistics are the starting point for a new study commissioned by Real Economy into the Case for Community Food Centres. The [...]

By |2018-08-30T09:59:24+00:00February 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Tesco Eat Happy project exposed

It is strange that there has been so little public comment about Tesco’s Eat Happy project. Yet a recent report about Tesco’s abuse of its own suppliers makes very uncomfortable reading in the light of the ongoing partnership between Tesco and so many of our schools. Tesco’s Eat Happy project introduces children to their ‘happy’ [...]

By |2018-07-10T13:49:25+00:00January 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments