The Vending People


Merseyside and North Wales Branch News

Branch Members welcomed our National Chair, Craig Smith, to our AGM on 28 November 2019.

Northern Ireland Branch News

The Northern Ireland Branch held its Christmas soiree in Zen Restaurant, Belfast on 29 November. The…

North West Branch News

Our recent Branch meeting at Lancashire Cricket Club was attended by 47 Members.


Let’s give a “big shout out” for the chefs working in hospitals around the country… providing key se…

HCA Forum 2020 – Latest news

Following Government guidance and for your safety we have postponed the HCA Forum 2020 due to be hel…

Commercial Kitchen 2020

The Kitchen Equipment Services & Design Show

West Middlesex University Hospital renew…

West Middlesex University Hospital, part of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, h…

Soil Association Certification launches …

A new how-to guide for organic producers interested in selling into foodservice was launched on 17 J…

Tight Turnaround at Tiger Trailers for C…

C&C Catering Equipment Ltd recently completed staff dining facilities for Tiger Trailers at the orga…

Eight-year old climbs his way into recor…

Development technologist Helen Ford, from chilled and frozen prepared meal manufacturer Anglia Crown…

Snacktime Vending rebrand as ‘The Vendin…

Snacktime Vending, Leeds, May 15, 2019. Snacktime Vending is joining forces with Cambridge, LTT, Sou…

Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust look to ISS …

After an extended period of competitive dialogue with a number of potential partners, Oxleas NHS Fou…

Leadership and Development Forum 2020

Embrace The Future

Taking place each April over two packed days, the National Leadership and Development Forum is the HCA’s premier event of the year. Attracting over four hundred delegates and up to 85 exhibitors, the HCA Forum offers a fantastic opportunity to network, learn and be entertained with the leading lights in the Hospital Catering marketplace.

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National Leadership & Development Forum 2020

ACC, Liverpool

Wessex Branch




W Branch Meeting (1)

Tatchbury Mount Hospital


Merseyside and North Wales Branch




MNW Branch Meeting

Glan Clywd Hospital

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