We are proud and delighted that Local Food Links has been shortlisted for Contract Caterer of the Year in the prestigious 2017 EDUcatering Excellence awards which recognize outstanding contributions to the entire school catering industry.
LFL has been dishing up school dinners to thousands of pupils in Dorset for over a decade and has grown from small beginnings, serving soup and a roll in Bridport schools one day a week. to becoming a multi-site operation now supplying 34 schools across Dorset. We are both a social enterprise and an ethical organisation, passionate about feeding children well using high quality ingredients and supporting local businesses.
Caroline Morgan, Chief Executive, said,
‘This is fantastic news! We are so proud to have been shortlisted and recognised nationally and I would like to thank our staff for all their hard work and commitment.’
Mike Henderson, chair, added,
‘It is important that the contributions of smaller and not-for-profit organisations are recognised in the school catering industry. LFL has worked flexibly and in partnership with schools to ensure that pupils in small rural schools have equal access to high quality school meals.’
The winners will be announced on Tuesday 10th October.