5 out of 5 Food Hygiene Rating for The Real Junk Food Project Leicester

5 out of 5 Food Hygiene Rating!

Thanks to the efforts of our volunteers , we are delighted to announce that we have a 5 out of 5 Food Hygiene Rating for the West End ‘Pay As You Feel’ Café kitchen at the LCiL West End Neighbourhood Centre. Great work by all involved!! Our food hygiene procedures […]

Volunteers of The Real Junk Food Project Leicester

Fancy Joining the Team?

Are you passionate about food? How about helping the fight to reduce food waste and combat food poverty? Well here’s your chance, we are looking for an operations manager to join the fabulous community at The Real Junk Food Project Leicester. See the Job description attached here: (Please note Interviews […]


NEW Tuesday lunchtime café to shift bread!

From Tuesday August 16th we’re running a new weekly lunchtime café 11-2ish. The idea is to have a mainly bread-themed menu because we get lots and LOTS of bread donated on a Monday and we want to try to use it all. There will be soups and various simple complementary […]

The Real Junk Food Project Leicester van

The Real Junk Food Project Leicester Van : Paint As You feel!

If you are in Leicester there is a chance you might spot us driving around on food missions, rescuing perfectly edible food that would otherwise go to waste. Our wonderful volunteers then magic the food into delicious healthy meals and serve it to the community at The West End ‘Pay […]

Roundup From Riverside Festival

WOW!! What a wonderful weekend we had hosting the Eco Area at Leicester’s Riverside Festival 2016! The sun came out and we fed hundreds of people delicious food that would have otherwise gone to waste on a ‘Pay As You Feel’ basis and raised a whopping £967.68. There was a […]

Super Saturday 11th June: Monthly LIVE JAM ‘Play As You Feel’

Each month our Super Saturday Café is filled with the buzz of live music! Join us friendly folk this Saturday 11th June at The West End ‘Pay As You Feel’ from 11am until 2pm for delicious food whilst some of Leicester’s finest take to the mic. In-between sets there is […]

Eco Area at Leicester Riverside Festival 2016

Roll up Roll up Read all about it!! This Saturday and Sunday (4th & 5th June 2016) it’s Leicester’s best free festival, Riverside! The Real Junk Food Project Leicester will be hosting the Eco Area joined by eight inspiring projects all aimed at living sustainably and improving the environment. Join […]