Brighton & Hove was the first city in the UK to write a food strategy and it has made a big impact. We are often approached by other places in the UK looking to learn from what we have done, and we aim to share our resources wherever we can.
Food and Climate Change
Food: the missing ingredient for tackling the climate and ecological emergency Addressing climate change is a key part of our food strategy approach and successful...
The journey to Gold: a citywide effort
In 2020, Brighton & Hove became the first place to ever receive a Gold Sustainable Food Places Award. Although the Food Partnership coordinated the bid...
Gold Food Place Award 2020
Brighton and Hove has become the UK’s first Gold Sustainable Food City - find out more.
Food and planning – advice for developers
Advice for developers looking to incorporate food growing into their sites.
The Brighton and Hove food strategy aims to achieve a healthy, sustainable and fair food system for everyone in the city and beyond.
References for the Food Strategy Action Plan 2018-2023
References for the statistics quoted in the Brighton and Hove Food Strategy Action Plan 2018-2023.
Food Strategy Expert Panel
The Expert Panel brings together different sectors including the Council, waste experts, the universities, retail and hospitals to guide the delivery of the Food Strategy.
Research, outcomes and impact
The 2018-23 Food Strategy Action Plan includes a commitment to strengthening our relationship with the research community and improving the value of academic research on...