My plastic wrapped fruit and veg boycott

As January moves steadily towards February it can seem increasingly difficult to remain steadfast with those New Years Resolutions. Keep going! For 2017, rather than setting a general goal, I decided to write a list of things to do or achieve. One of these involves cutting the amount of waste I generate on a weekly basis (creditContinue reading “My plastic wrapped fruit and veg boycott”

The continuing horsemeat saga

In a recent article in the UK newspaper, the Independent, it has been claimed that ministers have known from as long ago as 2011 that horsemeat may have been entering the UK foodchain. ‘John Young, a former manager at the Meat Hygiene Service, which is now part of the Food Standards Agency (FSA), said heContinue reading “The continuing horsemeat saga”