Veg Box Newsletter w/c 18.02.19

Hello Folks, Blood Oranges are beautiful (subjectively) and our Fruit 1 this week. They’re oranges with nutritious red streaks or fully red flesh. The red is anthocyanin which forms when they grow in warm days and cooler nights. Sometimes in disguise behind orange skins, or sometimes revealed with spots and splashes of red. This week…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.02.19

Hello Folks, The final screening of our Sustainable Futures series, which takes place in store at 8pm next Wednesday, February 20th, will be of Utopia Revisited. Click here to go to the Facebook event page and to book a seat at the screening. The trailer is available to view here. To enter our Munch of…

Munch of the Month | February ’19

Our first monthly photo competition of the year was won by Ruth for her veg box creation of cauliflower steak with paprika and cumin, with a side of pan fried onion, pepper and mushrooms, quinoa and a tahini dressing and fresh mint. Ruth will be sent a hamper of goodies from our shop with her latest…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 04.02.19

Hello Folks, Congratulations to Ruth, who won January’s Munch of the Month competition with her veg box creation of cauliflower steak with paprika and cumin, with a side of pan fried onion, pepper and mushrooms, quinoa and a tahini dressing and fresh mint. Ruth will be sent a hamper of handpicked goods from our shop…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 28.01.19

Hello Folks, We are giving you another chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop! All you need to do is to answer our survey about Locavore produce in cafes and restaurants, and Locavore loyalty cards. Follow this link to fill out the survey and enter the prize draw. We thoroughly enjoyed last…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 21.1.19

Hello Folks, This week is your final chance to enter our Munch of the Month competition to win a hamper of goods from our shop. In order to enter, simply post a photo to Facebook or Instagram of a dish you’ve created with ingredients from your veg box delivery alongside a brief description of what…

Locavore vs Tesco: Breaking Down Perceptions of Buying Local Organic Food

We want to break down a common misperception about our shop: that it’s more expensive to shop in than our local supermarket competitors. We worked with fourth year GSA Communication Design student Johanne Deffarges to create a short animated film to bust some myths. You can view it here: While price is important we wanted…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 14.1.19

Hello Folks, We’re coming to the end of Strawberry Field’s amazing squash. This week, it’s custard squash – stuck for ideas of what to do with it? Check out our Veggiepedia! Claytonia grown at our Left Field Market Garden features in this week’s extra large veg boxes. Claytonia is a hardy salad green also known…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 07.01.19

Hello Folks, Happy Veganuary folks! For those of you who are thinking of introducing some alternatives to animal products into your diet, why not try out our monthly Vegan Chilled Box? You will find a selection of tofu and seitan based products as well as dairy-free substitutes to cheese and yoghurt inside. Pop us an…

Upcoming Events

We have loads of events coming up, here’s a rundown. All tickets can be purchased from our eventbrite page here (apart from those run by our partners, you can find these through their channels) but please note, not all events are live yet: JAN9 Full Circle VI: Merry Go Round – Zero Waste Small People…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 31.12.18

Happy New Year! Congratulations to Robert who won the hamper for our latest Munch of the Month competition! For those of you who don’t know, Munch of the Month is a competition we run for our veg box subscribers with a chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop. In order to enter,…

Munch of the Month | First Competition of 2019!

Happy New Year and welcome to all of our new veg box subscribers! For those of you who don’t know, Munch of the Month is a competition we run for our veg box subscribers with a chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop. In order to enter, simply post a photo to…