Pheasant Casserole Serving Suggestions

Pheasant Casserole Serving Suggestions

Our Chef, Tim Maddams,  has come up with three really great autumnal serving suggestions for The Country Casserole. Game Keepers Pie Chilli con Casserole Herby Dumplings Why not give one a try? If you have any serving suggestions of your own then please let us know.  We would love to

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International Business Times – Sir Ian Botham

Former England captain will join scheme to provide 500,000 free meals a year to those struggling. People who use Britain’s food banks will soon find pheasant on the menu alongside baked beans or spaghetti hoops, thanks to England cricket legend Sir Ian Botham. http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/cricket-legend-ian-botham-donate-pheasants-feed-poor-1632715

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Shelagh and New Ambassadors

Since I last wrote, I am absolutely delighted to announce that Shelagh has agreed to move from being a consultant to a full time employee at The Country Food Trust and we are delighted to welcome her on board. As a contractor with us, for three months, we already knew

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A Successful Fundraising Event at Syon House

Despite the best efforts of Storm Doris making travel for some of our northern guests impossible, 117 people attended the inaugural fundraising dinner of The Country Food Trust at Syon Park in London on 23rd February. The Duke and Duchess of Northumberland very generously lent us the wonderful venue and

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Three new charities join our distribution network

It has always been the aim of the trustees to distribute as many Country Casseroles as possible during the winter months. To this end we are pleased to welcome three new charities to our distribution network, Transform Housing and Support, St Mungo’s and Cirencester Signpost. In December last year we

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Charity Update

As I write this it is hard not to pause and look back to see where we have come from. It has been an extraordinary journey from the discussion of the concept of this charity, in a small gathering in London in late 2014 to our first fundraising dinner in

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First fundraising event a great success

The Country Food Trust has run its first large scale fundraising event.  The fundraising dinner attended by 120 people received generous sponsorship from Hampden & Co and many donations of auction prizes. The event was a huge success raising over £200,000 meaning the charity is able to reach their target

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Casserole donation to Cirencester Signpost

We have delivered 56 casseroles to Cirencester Signpost – a small group offering support to vulnerable and marginalised people in Cirencester. Monday nights there is a meal provided during winter months, breakfast is on offer on Saturday mornings.   Wednesday the doors are open exclusively to those who are homeless and

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