Zero Waste Kitchen with Awesome.Wales

As part of our Food Vale Festival, we invited Amy from Awesome.Wales – The Vale’s first zero waste store – to share her tips on how to reduce waste in your household in a Twitter Takeover and Q&A session. TODAY! Amy from @awesomewalescic will be giving her best tips for a #zerowaste kitchen in our #TwitterTakeover. Send in your zero waste questions using the hashtag #ZeroWasteVale@mmewcav @VOGCouncil @VALEFIS @VOGPSB — Food Vale - Bwyd Y Fro (@thevalefood) March 30, 2021 Cutting out #SingleUsePlastic in your weekly shop can seem daunting, but it needn't be. Grab some reuseable containers from your kitchen & pop to your local #ZeroWaste shop to fill up on essentials like rice, pasta, dried fruits and nuts. List of stores ➡️ — Food Vale - Bwyd Y Fro (@thevalefood) March 30, 2021 Today I wanted to share some of the ideas we have picked up along our zero waste journey, to help you to reduce the amount of single-use plastic that you have in your kitchen, to reduce food waste and help you to discover some awesome local traders who are pioneering eco friendly shopping in the Vale [...]

First Food Vale Festival takes place this March

The first ever Food Vale Festival will celebrate local businesses and highlight opportunities to improve local food systems. Individuals and businesses from across the Vale of Glamorgan are coming together this March to get involved with a new virtual food festival. […]

Food Vale has hired a new co-ordinator

Food Vale has hired a new co-ordinator; Louise Denham. Louise will help bring together organisations, businesses and communities to build a more sustainable local food system and improve the access, affordability and availability of good food across the Vale of Glamorgan.

Forage Farm Shop and Kitchen

Forage Farm Shop and Kitchen is situated on Penllyn Estate Farm, just off the A48 near Cowbridge. It offers customers the opportunity to buy high quality, seasonal food with an emphasis on Welsh produce.

Eat Out to Help Out in Wales

Eat Out to Help Out in Wales – food & drink businesses campaign for public to ‘Eat Independent, Support Local’.


Vale Housing have dramatically changed their approach to advertising, scheme launch and service user delivery.

Food Vale showcases the innovation of local businesses

Local food Businesses across the Vale of Glamorgan have been forced to show resilience and adaptability over the past months in their bid to support their communities with safe and relevant food and drink services.

A Good Meal for Everybody, Every Day

As part of the Food Vale Steering group I truly believe a good meal for everybody, every day is something we should be aspiring to in the Vale.

Partners who work with Food Vale:

Partners who work with Vale Foods: