• Veg Cities

    Our 2018-19 campaign aims to increase the availability and consumption of veg.

  • 50 & beyond

    Welcoming North Lincolnshire latest SFC Network member

  • Webinars

    Veg Cities: Get ready for the Big Dig, 12th March

Junk Food Ad Ban

24th April 2019, 2-3pm

We will have members of the Mayor of London’s team to talk through how they brought the junk food ad ban across the TFL network. We will also be hearing from Food Active and Sustain on their joint report on local action on junk food advertising across the UK (soon to be launched). Register to hear more about how your local area can introduce its own healthier food and drink advertising policies.


Good Policy for Good Food

Scaling up local food policy-making in England

We have published the first guide to present the range of available local food policy levers in England as well as guidance on 'Engaging with Local Authorities' around the SFC agenda. 28 policy levers and their case studies to guide those who want to engage more effectively with local policy-making and reap the full benefits that doing so can bring.


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Upcoming events

EUROCITIES Food webinar series n1: Food Governance - 20/03/2019
The first webinar of the EUROCITIES Food webinar series will be held on the topic of food governanc...

Webinar 'Incorporating Food into Climate Action Plans' - Ohio Food Policy Network - 21/03/2019
Erika Meshkat from the City of Cleveland and Oliver Kroner from the City of Cincinnati will discuss...

Good Food East Midlands meeting - 27/03/2019
This is a networking meeting open to SFC members and prospective members across the Midlands. Conta...

Food Thinkers: City Region Food Systems: What, Why, How? - 27/03/2019
We are pleased to invite you to our next Food Thinkers on March 27th given by Michael Hamm from Mic...

Junk food ad ban webinar - save the date - 24/04/2019
SFC and the Greater London Authority will be co-hosting a webinar on the adoption of the TFL junk f...

Get your garden ready for The Big Dig! - 27/04/2019
The Big Dig is an online platform to support food growing in the UK, run by Sustain. The Big Dig Da...

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Leon Ballin
Sustainable Food Cities
lballin@soilassociation.org

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Sustainable Food Cities is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation www.esmeefairbairn.org.uk