Grove’s Groceries

Maya and Eddy James from St Thomas church set up Grove’s Groceries during the coronavirus crisis.  They provided over 500 food parcels to vulnerable households between March and July 2020.  Here is their story. Grove’s Groceries was established in the early weeks of...

That’s TV Visit

That’s TV visited yourcafe in February 2020 and produced this awesome video.  That’s worth taking a...

UK Food Waste Statistics

The latest numbers reveal that in the UK we throw away around 10.2 million tonnes of food and drinks every year.  Up to 40% of misshapen, blemished, discoloured or ‘odd’ sized fruit and vegetables are dumped before even leaving the farm.  On top of that there is food...

Bags

Striving to combat food waste is just one way we can help the environment and the earth’s resources but another way is to avoid one use items. This is why we are very  pleased to have liaised with York based, “ i am reusable” to be able provide some wonderful, strong,...

DIY Dinners

Do you have a simple recipe for a favourite family meal ? If so, please share it. We want to offer DIY dinners to take home and cook each week. This will include recipe, ingredients and cooking equipment as required. We have a number of slow cookers to distribute and...

Burton Green School

Starting this term, yourcafe is partnering with Rethink Food to deliver an educational programme at Burton Green School. We have agreed to supply the school with fruit and vegetables from our food collections, alongside a few treats as well. Rethink Food will be...