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NHS gets funding green light for new buildings, wards and beds

Forty NHS hospitals and community services will get £760 million to modernise and transform their buildings and services in the year of the NHS’s 70th birthday. The funding was announced today by Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Jeremy Hunt. It is the biggest investment of its kind in the NHS in over […]

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Caterers urged to provide environmentally-friendly vegan food options this NHS Sustainability Day

The Vegan Society is calling on hospital caterers to provide nutritious, environmentally-friendly and ethical vegan food this NHS Sustainability Day (22 March). The move follows Anglia Crown, a manufacturer and supplier of prepared foods to UK hospitals, becoming the first to register its range of new exciting vegan dishes with the Vegan Trademark. The charity […]

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Prepare for Sustainability Day with our media pack!

NHS Sustainability Day is only a couple of days away! We’ve created a handy media pack to help you prepare for the big day. Download you’re copy now! And don’t forget to let us know what you get up to on NHS Sustainability Day! Download by opening or right click and choose ‘save as’. NHS […]

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You are invited to a film screening and discussion around health, wellbeing and sustainability

Junior Doctor and Lambeth GP Food Coop member, Shuo Zhang has been in touch to tell us about a film screening and discussion on health, wellbeing and sustainability at the South London Gallery, Peckham on the 27th of March. “Join us for an evening exploring the legacy of the Peckham Experiment, an innovative health care […]

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Sustainable development has power to save NHS millions says Report

The NHS has the potential to save millions if the Government begin to act. This is the call from the NHS Sustainability Campaign, an Independent Campaign which today published its third annual Impact Report analysing progress and action from across UK NHS Trusts, Boards and CCG’s. The Campaign is calling on the government to support […]

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Take PETA’s 30-Day Vegan Pledge

A vegan diet is better for the environment, your health, and animals. Vegan Foods Are More Sustainable Than Animal-Derived Foods Raising animals for food is grossly inefficient. Farmed animals eat large quantities of grain, resulting in relatively small amounts of meat, milk, or eggs. Many times more land is required to feed a meat-eater than […]

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