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Culinary School Pioneer Prue Leith Renews Hospital Food Campaign

25 days ago   |   By Eater London

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The Leith's founder and Great British Bake Off judge will advise on a new review of food for patients on the NHS The government is looking at hospital food, again
Former Michelin-starred London restaurateur, culinary school pioneer, and now Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith will advise on the new Hospital Food Review. Leith, who has backed the Campaign for Better Hospital Food since the mid 2010s, said:
“Millions of pounds are wasted in hospitals with food ending up in the bin, unpalatable food being the main complaint.
“I'm delighted...
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Prue Leith Is Here To Make Our 'Unpalatable' Hospital Food Nicer

Prue Leith Is Here To Make Our 'Unpalatable' Hospital Food Nicer

25 days ago   |   By Huffington Post

Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith will advise a government review into hospital food to improve the state of dishes on offer. It follows the deaths of six people due to a listeria outbreak in hospitals. A review launched by the Department of Health and Social Care on Friday will examine whether the number of hospitals catering in-house can be increased. Health Secretary Matt Hancock called for the comprehensive review in June after six people died after contracting listeria from pre-packaged sandwiches and salads either purchased on site or given out by hospital staff. The review...
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Hospital food could get a major revamp from GBBO's Prue Leith

Hospital food could get a major revamp from GBBO's Prue Leith

25 days ago   |   By Metro

She will advise the government on hospital food
Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith will take some time out from the tent to advise the government on hospital food.
It comes after six people died from listeria after eating pre-packaged sandwiches and salads either bought in hospital or given out by staff.
The ‘root and branch' review launched by the Department of Health and Social Care today will examine whether the number of hospitals catering in-house can be increased.
It will look at whether more chefs can work in hospitals, and how some of the frozen food can be replaced with...
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Bake Off judge Prue Leith joins hospital food improvement review

Bake Off judge Prue Leith joins hospital food improvement review

25 days ago   |   By BBC

The celebrity chef will help set new quality standards as part of the government's review of hospital food.
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