The Food Connections festival highlights the work of people who have given up the day-job to do something they really love.Read the full story ›
A fish and chip shop in Cheltenham is officially the best in Britain. Hundreds of shops and restaurants have been competing for the title.Read the full story ›
Still waiting to get rid of your Christmas tree? You might want to think about bringing it back in - and having it for dinner.Read the full story ›
A campaigner from Bath says government plans to improve food in hospitals don't go far enough.
Mark Sparrow spent 10 weeks in hospital documenting his experience and ever since has campaigned to change things. Now new rules are being brought in and hospitals that don't meet the standards could be fined and publically named and shamed.
Hospitals across the West will be expected to comply with new food standards, the government has announced.
A report by the Hospital Food Standards Panel, led by Dianne Jeffrey, Chairman of Age UK, is recommending five legally-binding food standards for the NHS, which has worked with royal colleges and nutritional experts to come up with the new rules. It comes after recent criticism of food standards at Southmead Hospital in Bristol.
There were traffic tailbacks for several miles around Frome today as almost 20 thousand people turned out for the town's annual Cheese and agricultural show. Apart from the world's most expensive cheeseboard, there was the odd celebrity surprise, as Dave Mason discovered.
A platter of some of the world's most expensive cheeses has gone on show in Somerset at the Frome Agricultural and Cheese Show.Read the full story ›
A Gloucestershire food producer has won a major contract to provide produce for the Olympics. The Severn and Wye fish smokery is just one of the businesses in our region which will benefit from trade generated by the games as Ken Goodwin reports.