Tag: Real Junk Food Manchester

Mar 17
Food from cancelled events is being redistributed to vulnerable Manchester residents

Food waste is currently on the rise as events are cancelled and businesses and…

Apr 23
Meet the woman campaigning to make Manchester a more sustainable and socially inclusive city

Plastic straws are used on average for 20 minutes, but can take over 400 years to…

Apr 18
This Manchester brewery is creating beer from ‘waste food’ ingredients and launching new tasting events

Waste food social enterprise Open Kitchen MCR (formerly Real Junk Food Manchester) has…

Aug 21
Real Junk Food crowdfunding to bring first waste food catering social enterprise to Manchester

The team that brought us Real Junk Food Manchester, the city’s first waste food…

Jul 23
What happened when the Drunken Butcher took on the Real Junk Food Challenge?

Real Junk Food Manchester has transformed the way Mancunians think about food waste…

Jul 16
Real Junk Food to open the North’s first ever waste food catering business

In September 2017, Real Junk Food Manchester opened the UK’s first waste food…

Apr 05
How a MasterChef star turned food waste into a feast fit for 45 hungry Mancs

Real Junk Food Manchester wants to change the way Mancunians think about food waste.…

Mar 21
Masterchef star to turn waste food into a feast fit for Mancunians


Real Junk Food Manchester is the place that takes perfectly edible food that would…

Mar 06
Three to see this weekend: junk, punk and drunk

The Beast from the East has finally departed, and Spring is starting to appear.…

Jan 04
13 quirky places to enjoy Veganuary in Manchester

You’ve probably heard of Dry January –  giving up alcohol for the first month of…

Dec 27
Future food: Manchester food trends chefs predict we’ll see in 2018

Manchester has continued to see a boom in new restaurant openings over the past year,…

Sep 18
Feed bellies not bins: Real Junk Food restaurant opens in Manchester

Junk food is processed food that’s fast, cheap and convenient. It may taste good…

Jul 18
Manchester’s first waste food pay-as-you-feel restaurant to open in August

The city’s first restaurant where you pay what you feel your meal was worth is opening…

Jun 05
World Environment Day 2017: Manchester is red, blue and green

World Environment Day falls on the 5th June every year. It’s a day dedicated by…

May 16
All aboard for fine dining – on a double decker bus!

Ever had something to eat on a bus? We’re not talking a bag of crisps or even a bag of…

Jan 05
Manchester Worker Bee: Corin Bell, Director, The Real Junk Food Project Manchester

Stockport-born Corin Bell launched her ‘feed bellies not bins’ Real Junk Food Project…

Dec 20
Real Junk Food launches crowdfunder campaign to open Manchester’s first waste food restaurant

Real Junk Food Manchester has launched a £20k crowdfunding campaign to set up…

Oct 17
Creative approaches to recycling: Manchester’s war on waste

If you’ve been on Oxford Road recently you can’t have missed the eleven giant coffee…

Sep 08
Real Junk Food presents The Binner Party – a fundraising dinner made from waste food

Food waste has a huge impact on our planet and on people. The carbon footprint of food…

May 26
The Real Junk Food Project: making a meal out of waste food

A third of the food we produce goes to waste. The Real Junk Food Project is making a…

Jun 19
How to eat junk food and feel good about it

Manchester’s first ever Disco Soup event comes to the city this weekend.