Local Produce & Community

Cittaslow Mold’s ‘Local Produce & Community’ sub group is interested in Cittaslow membership criteria ‘D’ on the encouragement of local produce and production, criteria ‘E’ on hospitality and community and criteria ‘F’ on Cittaslow awareness creation. Projects include:

  • Implementing the recommendations of the 2010 study into how to increase and secure Local Produce in Mold and the surrounding area.
  • Carrying out an options appraisal and developing a business plan for a local food hub in Mold.
  • Maintaining and promoting a directory of local produce and producers in the area.
  • Encouraging diversity with more local produce in our shops and restaurants.
  • Holding a range of activites from Pancake Races to Festivals for the community to take part in and enjoy.
  • A monthly Cittaslow market stall on Mold market to promote Cittaslow awareness.

Growing together

If you enjoy eating fresh organically grown fruit and veg and either grow already or would like to learn, come and see us at one of our FlintShare sites. FlintShare is a community growing scheme with three sites across the …

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Mold Food and Drink Festival celebrates 10th year

Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2015 This September is the tenth Mold Food and Drink Festival and it was during that first festival that Mold was accredited to become a member of the worldwide Cittaslow movement. Promoting local producers …

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Delicious fruit and veg

The FlintShare vegetable and fruit gardens at Cilcain, Northop and Hawarden are all shooting up. The Northop polytunnels have fed us royally through the usually lean months with delicious new potatoes, stupendous salads and the most productive chard ever. While …

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Community Garden thrives

The Pathway Class from Maes Garmon come into the Community Garden at Park Avenue in Mold on a Tuesday with their youth worker Dafydd Beattie. Garden volunteers Sue Matthews and Sam Jones help the students who work on their own …

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