Latest FFLP News

  • Open Farm School Days Wed 27 May 2015

    Throughout June 2015, farms will be opening their gates and hosting educational visits for children as part of Open Farm School Days. This is a nationwide initiative run by LEAF ...
  • Supporting Dementia Awareness Week Fri 22 May 2015

    This week is Dementia Awareness Week, an initiative to raise the profile of a condition that affects over 800,000 people in the UK, and highlighting what we can all do ...
  • One fifth of children joining primary school are obese or overweight Wed 20 May 2015

    The average age at which people in the UK first become obese is getting younger, figures show. University College London researchers looked at data from more than ...
  • FFLP schools shortlisted in TES ‘Healthy School’ award Mon 18 May 2015

    TES awards
    The TES Awards, now in their seventh year, recognise the outstanding contribution to education made by teams and individuals both inside and outside schools, and we are delighted three FFLP ...
  • Introducing April’s Super Bloggers Thu 14 May 2015

    This month we are delighted to announce Eyrescroft Primary School as our resident Super Bloggers, celebrating two fantastic blog entries, documenting the start of their FFLP journey. In their ...
  • Join the Food Revolution Mon 11 May 2015

    Food Revolution Day
    Friday 15 May 2015 sees this year’s Food Revolution Day. Led by Chef Jamie Oliver, the day is one of action to put food education back on the school curriculum. ...

Blog Posts

  • Hedgehogs! Wed 20 May 2015
    Newland St John's Church of England Academy, Hull

    Again the class not the animals, upon seeing the rainy weather, decided it would be fun to take a trip ...
  • Moles! Wed 20 May 2015
    Newland St John's Church of England Academy, Hull

    Not the animals but the class, took a trip to the allotment this week. We planted some baby leeks and cress ...
  • Gardening club Wed 20 May 2015
    Newland St John's Church of England Academy, Hull

    this week we planted on our marigolds and dahlis into bigger pots. Fingers crossed we will have enough to sell ...
  • Parsley! Tue 19 May 2015
    Yeadon Westfield Infant School, Leeds

    We are very excited as the parsley that the gardening club planted in the VegTrug is ready to harvest. Mrs Elsworth is ...
  • Kitchen Garden Thu 14 May 2015
    Shirley High School Performing Arts College, Croydon

    Here at Shirley High School, we have just started a small herb garden with some soft fruit bushes, for our ...
  • Fish Sales, Fish with pasta works well. Thu 14 May 2015
    Shirley High School Performing Arts College, Croydon

    It has always been hard to sell a hot fish dish to a student other than fish fingers or battered ...