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Nottingham's UK-first social eating aim

Nottingham is aiming to bring communities together and stamp out isolation - by bidding to become the UK's first social eating city.

The city council's project entails working with Super Kitchens - a network of social eating spaces that brings people together and uses food that would otherwise be wasted.

There are currently 20 not-for-profit Super Kitchens operating in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, including the Crocus Cafe.

Councillors said they make a "big difference to community spirit".

  • 18 Jan 2017