The Kindling Trust welcomes contacts from media professionals and where possible we will try to assist with commentary, quotes and expert perspectives to print and broadcast journalists. 

For press enquiries please contact Lyndsey Bygrave on 0161 818 8384 or

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Media coverage and nice mentions from others in our sector:

Roots to Market, Towards a Sustainable Local Food Economy in Glasgow, Community Food Network Glasgow and Propogate Collective, May 2018

More than medicine - piloting food­ based social prescribing in Greater Manchester, Vegan Organic Network, Issue 40 Winter/Spring 2018

Manchester's Kindling Trust helps small growers scale up, New Food Entrepreneurs, January 2018

Growing Future Farmers, Sustainable Food Trust, December 2017

Fresh, sustainable food for thought, Natalie Bennett, The Guardian letters page, February 2017

Farmers Plan Food Future, The Big Issue, November 2016

Agroecology versus 'climate smart' - our next big challenge from COP22, The Ecologist, November 2016

10 Steps to a Good City Economy, Centre for Local Economic Strategies, September 2016

Introduction to FarmStart, Irish TV, September 2016

Food and Environment EU debate, That's Manchester, April 2016

Stockport School goes organic, That's Manchester TV, September 2015

The Kindling Trust, creating a virtuous food economy, NewStart Magazine, May 2015

Stockport aims for 'sustainable food city' status. Manchester Evening News, September 2013

Remembering the Food Cycle at Dunham Massey  - Foodlink Manchester, September 2013

FarmStart and Veg People: Manchester's local food chain - Sustainable Food Cities, August 2013

First organic crops harvested for Manchester Restaurants - The Ecologist, June 2013

How a Manchester co-op is getting the food revolution moving - The Guardian, June 2013

Manchester must reconnect with food production - Mancunian Matters, June 2013

History Festival offers a bridge to Manchester's Past - Manchester Evening News, February 2012

Trafford farms form 'organic' links with Manchester University Sale & Altrincham Messenger, September 2011


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