Barnet School Chef Wins Chef of the Year Competition!

Adam Gridley, catering manager at Holly Park Primary School in Barnet, was crowned Chef of the Year at ISS Facility Services Education’s annual Chef of the Year competition. On Thursday 25th May, the education caterers held the event to celebrate the culinary skills of their chefs, who work in various schools across England. The event […]

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We’ve been shortlisted for a LACA award!

We are delighted to announce that ISS Education has been shortlisted for a Lead Association for Catering in Education (LACA) Award in the Nan Berger Memorial Award category. The LACA awards recognise excellence in the school catering industry. The Nan Berger Memorial Award is named after Nan Berger (1914-1998) who was a founding member of […]

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Happy Birthday School Food Matters & ISS Education!

On the 15th June ISS Education took part in a very special birthday picnic. School Food Matters (SFM), invited children from 50 London schools to come to Westminster for a celebration in the beautiful College Gardens at Westminster Abbey. SFM were celebrating their 10th birthday, and as luck would have it ISS Education turned ten […]

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We’re good eggs!

At ISS Education we care about animal welfare. For this reason, we only use free-range eggs in our homemade dishes we serve in schools. We have even been granted the Good Egg award by Compassion in World Farming, for our commitment to only use eggs from cage free hens. Thanks to places like LJ Fairburn […]

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The Green Fingers Growathon 2015

We hope you enjoyed our Green Fingers Growathon week!   To support schools in educating pupils on where their food comes from, this spring we provided each school we provide lunches at with a gardening kit! These included the following :           A 40 cell propagator Flower pots (10 small, 3 larger) Compost Seeds […]

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Celeb chef cooks up Christmas cheer in Devon!

In the run up to Christmas we teamed up with celebrity chef, Mark Sargeant, for a mini tour of Devon, visiting three schools in the county to spread the word about great healthy food and to get children excited about cooking (with a sprinkling of Christmas treats along the way!) Mark and ISS Education’s first stop […]

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British Organic Apples!

From November, all of the apples we use in our schools, colleges and universities will be both British and organic! They are grown by father and son John and Mike Thorn who started Rudford Farm from scratch, planting 17 hectares of disease resistant apple varieties such as Santana, Red Topaz and Modi. They produce around 200 m tons […]

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