The Bristol hub is one of the newest offshoots of the UK Gleaning Network. I joined them on their second glean, to a farm in Gloucestershire where tonnes of apples were about to go to waste.
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“Tom Hunt’s Forgotten Feast is a roaming restaurant that supports the ugly, the unwanted and the unloved. It creates an unforgettable celebration of taste that champions the use of wild foods, wasted foods and foods that have been forgotten or ignored by the modern world.”
“Feeding the 5000 is a campaign that aims to empower and inspire the global community to enact positive solutions to the global issue of food waste. Feeding the 5000 is also the name of the campaign’s flagship event where 5000 members of the public are given a delicious free lunch using only ingredients that otherwise would have been wasted.”
I was invited to shoot the most recent Feeding the 5000 event, held in Nottingham in October 2014, as part of my photography work with the Sustainable Food Trust.
It’s over for another year. One of the greatest music festivals in the world, and it takes place right on my doorstep.
I love it. There is something for everyone. A chance for us all to let our hair down, express our personalites and have a great party.
Bank Holiday Monday saw me covering a rather different sort of event to my more usual weddings and birthday celebrations. I had been asked to document the Sustainable Food Trust’s gathering for an Eat-In to promote Bristol’s food movers, growers and chefs.