Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall

Food Waste: The Illogical Equation

Millie Morris | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Millie Morris

As I watch 50 moist, perfectly round mini quiches mercilessly thrust into a waste bin, flakes of pastry and cheese fluttering from their industrial tray into a dark gaping mouth, my stomach sinks. The caterer promptly puts the tray down and continues her waste rampage, efficiently ridding the kitchen of leftover food from an event.

The River Cottage Drinking Game

Jonnie Bayfield | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK Comedy
Jonnie Bayfield

Firstly prepare your beverage of choice (I personally like an organic cider from a local producer) Then, on a second platter, prepare a roulette of shot's (I personally use a organic celeriac vodka).

It's Time We Lifted the Lid on the Supermarket Supply Chain

Rosie Boycott | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK
Rosie Boycott

Many businesses waste more food in a day than a consumer wastes in a year. We need to stop the rot. Roughly a third of the food grown worldwide is wa...

How Your Clothes Can Restore Sight in Ethiopia

Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK
Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall

Around the world 100million older people have to live on less than 60p a day. Many of them support and care for their grandchildren. The grandparents often go hungry so that the children can eat. Many are also having to cope with the challenges of getting older, including managing difficult health conditions.

Digital Activism Drives Democracy in the 21st Century

Hugh Salmon | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

For several years now, I have advocated that more intelligent use of the media options available to us in the 21st century can influence social change and a better world.

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Joins Food Tube

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

Following a brilliant collaboration between Jamie Oliver and River cottage's Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall during Food Tube's Live Show in October, the bromance will continue on YouTube. Good times...

The Twizzlers Are Back to Haunt Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

There have been spooky goings on a plenty at Food Tube HQ this week with Jamie Oliver getting his teeth into a gruesome recipe, a headless chef putting that left over pumpkin flesh to good use and the ghost of school dinners past making an appearance.

Why Ocean Protection Is More Critical Now Than Ever Before

Anders Lorenzen | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK
Anders Lorenzen

Around 71% of our planet's surface is covered in water, hence we quite often refer to it as the blue planet. It's a whole different world that the majority of us, including myself, do not know much about.

WATCH: Invasion Of The Old Etonians!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Comedy

Now, we don't want to alarm you, peasants. But in case you hadn't noticed, the Etonians are in charge now - and nothing can stop them. Watch the vi...

Chefs Call For Boycott Over 'Skimmed' Milk Prices

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK

Celebrity chefs Jamie Oliver and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall have urged the public to boycott some supermarkets over cuts to the price of milk. In ...

A Cut Above the Rest

Anna Berrill | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Berrill

On cooking a Sunday lunch, I found myself with the unenviable task (as a vegetarian) of trimming a chicken.

Why Vegetarians Would Buy Veal

Rachel Wilson-Couch | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Wilson-Couch

Despite our recent 'food renaissance', some of the most obvious sources of local and seasonal food don't feature in our shops, on our shopping lists or even on our culinary radars. Veal is one of these.

PHOTOS: Huge Blaze Rips Through Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2012 | UK

A huge fire at Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage has left the celebrity chef's farm park "severely damaged." Fearnley-Whittingstall is a...

Hugh Who? River Cottage School Cancel Hot Meals Due To Lack Of Money

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A primary school which featured in a celebrity chef's television series about helping children eat more healthily have been forced to cancel hot meals...

River Cottage Canteen & Deli Plymouth

Rachel Wilson-Couch | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Wilson-Couch

I left with the sensation that I'd had a dining experience and that is the reason for eating out. Any establishment can give you food, but can they give you the extras that make paying for it really worthwhile?

How you can Fund Ethical Projects with

Julian Benson | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Tech
Julian Benson

Like an ethical Kickstarter, allows you to support projects that aim to do something good for the world. But unlike the other crowd funding sites out there, lets users donate skills and time as well as money.

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall: 'Eating Puppy No Worse Than Pork'

PA | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has declared that eating puppy meat is no more morally objectionable than consuming pork. The River Cottage TV chef has...

Government's Planning Reforms 'Could Hit Allotments'

PA | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The Government's planning reforms could put the "grow your own" boom at risk by putting the squeeze on suitable land for allotmen...

Hugh's Fish Fright: Celebrity Chef Rescued By Coastguard

Lennie Nash | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK
Lennie Nash

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall was left looking a tad embarrassed when he had to be rescued by the coastguard during his latest fishing trip.