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Great Food at Leeds receives high marks for food sustainability

Great Food at Leeds (GFAL) is delighted to announce that it has received the Sustainable Restaurant Association’s highest accolade, a three star ‘Food Made Good’ sustainability rating. The team achieved an overall score of 70% over three main categories; Sourcing, Read More »

Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

Fairtrade Fortnight 2018 runs from 26 February to 11 March 2018, and this year it is focused on supporting the farmers and workers who grow our food. As part of this commitment The University of Leeds hold a bi-annual Fairtrade Read More »

New name, same café

Shortly after we launched our newest café, concerns were raised from another cafe nearby that the proposed name (chosen by student and staff focus groups) was very similar. Our relationship with the local community is very important to the University Read More »

New Graduation Reception Menus

Delivered Catering for Schools, Faculties and Departments Make Graduation extra special for your students and guests with our specially prepared, delicious, Deli(very) Graduation Menus (PDF). Graduation receptions can take place in the Refectory, Parkinson Court or alternatively we can deliver Read More »

WIN Free Lunch for a Year!

When you top up £30 or more throughout August & September *This competition has now closed.* Who said there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Top up £30 or more to your Refresh account between 1st August and 30th Read More »

Refectory receives Grade “A” rating by Coeliac UK

Aubergine Rolls

Great Food at Leeds were reaccredited on 11th June and received the maximum Grade “A” rating for the Refectory. Only 3 Universities within the UK hold the accreditation! The Gluten-Free accreditation aims to make eating away from home stress free for Read More »

Great Food at Leeds Scoop Sustainability Award!

The good and the great in the food service and hospitality industry gathered on 26th May 2016 for the 6th Anniversary Footprint Awards, at which Great Food at Leeds (GFAL) beat off stiff competition from other UK universities to win the Sustainability in Read More »

Great Food at Leeds win 4 catering awards!

GFAL wins at TUCO awards

Leeds beat off stiff competition from other UK universities to win two awards and pick up a silver medal at the Annual National TUCO (The University Catering Organisation) Awards on Tuesday evening. Great Food at Leeds (GFAL) won the TUCO best Read More »

Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight 2016

Celebrate Fairtrade Fortnight 2016 with Great Food at Leeds (29 February – 13 March). It has been 11 years since the University of Leeds obtained Fairtrade status and since then our passion about Fairtrade has continued to grow. Fairtrade Fortnight Read More »

GFAL shortlisted for two prestigious awards

University of Leeds collect TUCO awards

The University of Leeds Catering Service, Great Food at Leeds, has been shortlisted in two categories this year at the prestigious TUCO Awards. Simon Wood and Chris Johnson will be representing Leeds in the Chef’s Challenge where they will cook Read More »

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