Two Bristol hospitals have been given national awards for their food. Frenchay and Southmead Hospitals were given silver Food for Life awards by the Soil Association - the only hospitals to receive it.
In order to gain the Food for Life catering mark, the following standards must be met:
- Meals are freshly prepared, with seasonal ingredients
- Eggs are from cage-free hens and meat is from animals farmed to British welfare standards.
- No endangered fish is served.
- Menus are free from undesirable additives and GM ingredients.
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Our weatherman Bob Crampton gives the lowdown on the higher temperatures the West Country is experiencing at the moment.
This afternoon is set to be breezy with lots of cloud - murky around the moors. Highs hitting 13 C. Staying dry with a very mild night
A cloudy, damp Monday. Still very mild with temperatures rising to 14 or 15 C midweek. More rain in parts later today