Posts Tagged ‘simply veg’

Borough Talks: Pariahs to Pioneers: the changing face of British food

Borough Talks: Pariahs to Pioneers: the changing face of British food

Once famed for its bad cooking, Britain is now one of the most open, exciting and innovative sources of good food anywhere on the planet. So what has changed, and why? Our panel will discuss what it is, in this most globally connected of countries, that makes British food British. Panel member: Sybil Kapoor. The […]

Borough Talks:  Coming together - can food be a force for change?

Borough Talks: Coming together – can food be a force for change?

Can food be a catalyst for political and social change? Can a shared love of food transform lives and regenerate communities? Our panel will discuss the transformative power of food, from tackling waste to seeding new businesses over a bowl of soup. Moderator: Sybil Kapoor. The multi-award winning food writer and broadcaster whose influential cookbooks […]

Borough Talks: The secrets of a successful food start up

Borough Talks: The secrets of a successful food start up

What does it take to create a successful food business in modern Britain? Our panel will discuss the problems and pleasures of building a business from the ground up, from restaurants and pop-ups to social enterprises, and explode some of the myths around start-ups. Moderator: Sybil Kapoor. The multi-award winning food writer and broadcaster whose […]


Borough Talks: You are what you eat: what shapes our food choices

Borough Talks: You are what you eat: what shapes our food choices

What are the factors that shape what and how we eat? Is our choice of dinner an expression of cultural heritage and social status? Our panel will discuss the influence of advertising, design, nostalgia, family traditions and self-image on culinary choices. Moderator:¬†Sybil Kapoor. The multi-award winning¬†food writer and broadcaster whose influential cookbooks include Simply British […]