Treeplanting and flood works
March 22, 2017 – 5:12 am | No Comment

Treeplanting not only helps keep our business carbon neutral, but also contributes to preventing local flooding.

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Hijiki and Arsenic Food Scare
August 6, 2010 – 5:29 pm | 4 Comments
Hijiki and Arsenic Food Scare

The FSA has advised people not to consume hijiki seaweed due to levels of arsenic. However Clearspring maintain that their product is safe to eat.

World Day for Farmed Animals March
August 5, 2010 – 1:24 pm | No Comment

Join the March to raise political awareness of the cruelty involved in farming and slaughtering – 2nd October in London. If you can’t be there, there are other ways to help out too.

Danby Health Shop First Aniversary
July 2, 2010 – 8:19 am | No Comment
Danby Health Shop First Aniversary

Danby Health Shop Celebrates its first anniversary on 10th July 2010 – why not drop in and help them celebrate?

Coffee Price Increases
June 29, 2010 – 11:59 am | No Comment
Coffee Price Increases

Factors behind increasing coffee prices, which will affect all Suma brand coffees.

Organic Vegetarian Cafe for Sale in Ilkley
June 22, 2010 – 4:31 pm | No Comment
Organic Vegetarian Cafe for Sale in Ilkley

Vegetarian Cafe for sale in Ilkley, West Yorkshire.

Suma, Employer of the Year 2010 Finalist
June 21, 2010 – 8:35 am | One Comment
Suma, Employer of the Year 2010 Finalist

Suma is a finalist in Grocer 2010 awards. Despite cometing against Tescos and Morrisons for Employer of the Year, Suma narrowly missed winning.

Suma and Cooperatives at the Heart of Politics
June 15, 2010 – 10:24 am | One Comment

The UK Cabinet Office are serious about using worker cooperatives to deliver public services – Suma is able to help drum up support

Suma Tomato Sauce with a Kick
June 11, 2010 – 4:03 pm | No Comment
Suma Tomato Sauce with a Kick

A delicious recipe for homemade tomato sauce, a prefect accompaniment to a pasta dish and summertime salad.

Women in Black
June 7, 2010 – 12:50 pm | No Comment

Women only vigil, Bradford on Friday 11th June.

Suma Sweetcorn Fritters Recipe
June 4, 2010 – 11:31 am | One Comment
Suma Sweetcorn Fritters Recipe

How to cook Sweetcorn Fritters, a much loved favourite in the Suma Canteen