Saturday, August 15, 2020

Armley Junk-tion

Adam Smith: Real Junk Food Project founder stands down

The man behind a project to feed people from food destined for waste is to stand down due to mental health issues....

Armley Junktion is up for sale

It was the birthplace of The Real Junk Food Project, a pioneering global movement aimed at reducing food waste. But now Armley Junk-tion Café will...

Real Junk Food Project: Crowdfunder smashes target to pay investigation costs

A crowdfunding appeal has smashed its target to pay £400 costs for an investigation into a project which serves food destined for landfill. Back in...

Anger grows as The Real Junk Food Project may face prosecution

Anger is growing after West Yorkshire Trading Standards said it was investigating a West Leeds-based project which offers 'pay as you feel' meals with...

Criminal activity forces Armley Junktion to close at weekends

It's the café that led to a global network of cafes serving intercepted food destined for the rubbish tip. But bosses at Armley Junktion have...

Armley Junktion appeal: ‘One last push’ needed

One last push! That's all that's needed to help Armley Junktion's fundraiser over the finishing line. The £5,000 crowdfunding appeal, which has now passed over...

Armley Junktion launches urgent appeal after electrics force cafe closure

A trailblazing Armley cafe has launched an urgent appeal for help - four weeks after it closed for refurbishment. Staff and helpers at pay-as-you-feel cafe...

Armley Junktion refurbishment day 2: Help still needed!

The volunteer-led refurbishment of pay as you feel cafe Armley Junktion continues to gather pace. The cafe, part of the Real Junk Food Project, is...

Video: Armley Junk-tion volunteers at Kirkgate Market

A new video posted on YouTube details the work of volunteers at pay as you feel café Armley Junktion. The video, by Armley resident Christina...

Armley Junktion: Fundraiser launched after break in

A fundraiser has been launched to help Armley Junk-tion café, after thieves broke in earlier this week. As reported by The Dispatch yesterday, the would-be...

Would-be thieves break into Armley Junk-tion

Pay as you feel café Armley Junktion was broken into on Tuesday night - but the would-be thieves left empty handed. Posting on Facebook, Real...

#madeinarmley: Armley Junktion launches cafe fundraiser

It's the oldest surviving building in Armley, dating back to 1793. But bosses at the Armley Junktion cafe, home of The Real Junk Food...