Sheffield On A Plate

We are a partnership project involving the 3 main further and higher education institutions of Sheffield, the local community food network, Grow Sheffield, and Fareshare Yorkshire.

We aim to raise sustainability awareness amongst students and staff in higher education, further education and the communities of Sheffield through a focus on food.

Volunteer with Sheffield on a Plate

Inspired by the Big Stew? Want to volunteer to help us Rethink Food in Sheffield? Read on…

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Recipe for a Little Big Stew

Did you enjoy the big stew? Did it inspire you to cook at home? The chefs at the Hallam Teaching Kitchens have shared their secrets so that anyone can do it!

Please DO try this at home….

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Big (Stew) Thank You!

Our Big Stew on 5th November was a stew-pendous success!

We know we fed over 1000 people, received over 800 pledges and saved 1/3 of a tonne of surplus food

Now it’s time to say thank you

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Big Stew

The Big Stew is Sheffield on a Plate’s free mass feeding event on 5th November to bring the issues of food waste and food poverty to the forefront of people’s minds, then inspire people to take a variety of related actions. It’s particularly targeted at students in Sheffield but all are welcome.

Students & Sheffielders read on to find out how to get your portion!

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Putting students' food waste to good use

The ReFood project to put students’ food waste to good use in University Residences is now in full swing… If you’re a student in University Residences, find out how to get involved… if you’re just interested, find out more

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