Northern Branch News

Following our summer break, our September Branch meeting was held at the prestigious Emirates Rivers…

Northern Ireland Branch News

Our Annual Bake Off was held in Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Belfast on 19 October and attracted a …

South West Branch News

Our September meeting was held at the BAWA Healthcare & Leisure Centre in Bristol.

Fulham Road Renews With ISS

Major Contract Award for Across Three NHS Trusts

ISS Wins Education Caterer of the Year a…

ISS Facility Services Education has been crowned the Education Caterer of the Year at this year’s Fo…

HCA Hot Cookery Competition 2018

Hospital Chefs’ Team Event is taking place on the 8th March 2018 at London Excel.

Hospital caterers cook up the UK’s large…

On December 25th 2017, hospital caterers throughout the NHS cooked up the UK’s largest Christmas lun…

Statement from the Hospital Caterers Ass…

The announcement today regarding the collapse of Carillion PLC has been met with shock and great sad…

British Dietetic Association launches up…

At an event in central London yesterday, the British Dietetic Association Food Services specialist g…

Hobart Cooking Stalwart Celebrates 40 Ye…

David Grundy, Government and Key Accounts Manager at Hobart Cooking Solutions, is celebrating 40 yea…

Suma Combi – Dishwashing Simpified

Suma Combi from Diversey uniquely combines detergent and rinse-aid in a single formulation to simpli…

Simply Puree IDDSI Challenge

Download Simply Puree's IDDSI Challenge presentation.

Leadership and Development Forum 2018

Delivering Today Enhancing Tomorrow

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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Upcoming events

South West Branch




Branch meeting and tour of Nisbets’ National Equipment Centre

Nisbets’ Catering National Equipment Centre, St Brendan’s Way, Avonmouth Bristol BS11 9HA



Joint Study Day with AHCP and HEFMA

BAWA Healthcare and Leisure, 589 Southmead Road, Bristol BS34

National Event




Nutrition & Hydration Week

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