Food wastage to be higlighted at event in Wapping

PUBLISHED: 17:30 30 April 2013

Food wastage is set to be highlighted at a festival this weekend.

The event aims to encourage people to reduce the amount of food we waste and share recipes and ideas to help one another make the most of the ingredients they buy.

Chefs will also knock up a dish from surplus food collected from local businesses in the area surrounding Wapping, where they festival is to be held.

Organiser Ella Dorfman said: “Every day food is wasted both in individual houses and by businesses, and we want to help educate people about the alternatives.”

The festival will be held at Society Links, in John Fisher Street on Saturday.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East London Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the East London Advertiser