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Hospital food awards

Frenchay and Southmead Hospitals in Bristol have been given silver Food for Life awards from the Soil Association.

Two Bristol hospitals get national food award

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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