Northumberland school meal service shortlisted for award

16 Mar 2016

Staff serving up thousands of school meals to children in Northumberland  have been shortlisted in the  north east catering awards, North East LACA  Awards Excellence 2016.

The Northumberland School meals team has been shortlisted for the Catering Management team of the year for the improvements it has made to the school meals provision.

Stamfordham First school has been shortlisted for the Primary School Catering team of the year for its  high level of initiative, creativity  and passion and for the  extra steps is has   taken to engage the children  and the wider community.

Northumberland County Councillor Ian Swithenbanlk, cabinet member  responsible for local services said: “ Every day staff in our schools prepare thousands of healthy, nutritious and tasty meals for pupils across the county  to tuck into.  Our teams are constantly striving to improve the service for the children and young people in Northumberland and it is great that  their efforts have been recognised. ”
 
Winners of the awards will be announced   this  Friday 18th March at Hardwick Hall Hotel in County Durham.