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ASSIST FM Conference 2020 - Postponed

July 20, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we have unfortunately had to take the decision to postpone our 20th annual ASSIST FM Conference.

ASSIST FM Conference - Food Waste Initiative

July 16, 2020

ASSIST FM, along with Hobart UK and Brakes Scotland, masterminded a plan to reduce the food wastage from this year’s exhibition.

Inch By Inch Wins National Award!

July 16, 2020

ASSIST FM are delighted to announce that their campaign, Inch by Inch for Scotland, was awarded the best Marketing Campaign award at the Cost Sector Catering Awards in London on Thursday 5th April. This is the first time we have put ASSIST FM up for an award so we were delighted to win it.

ASSIST SEMINARS 2017

July 16, 2020

Two ASSIST FM Seminars were held in Dunfermline and Aviemore on 21st/22nd February 2017. Both were very successful and delegates have been very positive about the content, and especially the new Obesity campaign.

ASSIST Scottish School Cook of The Year 2016

July 16, 2020

This year’s Scottish School Cook of The Year 2015 is Maria Millar of East Lothian Council. Maria beat off strong competition from 6 other school cooks from all over Scotland in the final of the competition. The competition took place at the Cook School Scotland in Crosshouse and was sponsored once again by Müller Milk Ingredients.

ASSIST CONFERENCE 2016

July 16, 2020

The annual conference will be held in Glasgow for a sixth year. The ASSIST Conference has become the premier Conference for FM suppliers within the Scottish Local authorities.

ASSIST Conference 2015

July 16, 2020

Bill Kennedy, passing on the National Chair position to Alistair McIntyre of the Scottish Borders stated, ‘I’m proud of our services and also I’m proud of what ASSIST has achieved over the last 15 years...

Fair fa’ your honest, sonsie face – It’s The Biggest Burns Supper in Scotland.

July 16, 2020

Schools across Scotland put on the Burns Day school lunch last week. However, schools from 11 Scottish councils all decided to hold the Burns Supper on Tuesday 27th January and made it the biggest Burns Supper in Scotland.

ASSIST NATIONAL AWARDS LAUNCHED

July 16, 2020

ASSIST FM is delighted to announce the second year of the Scottish National Local Authority FM Awards. The Awards were developed to recognise the excellence, commitment and professionalism delivered on a daily basis throughout all Scotland’s Local Authorities.

Scottish School Cook of The Year 2015 launched

July 16, 2020

ASSIST FM is once again delighted to announce the fourth year of the Scottish school cook of the year competition. We are very grateful to our sponsor, Müller Wiseman for their support of our organisation and for their continued sponsorship of this competition.

ASSIST SCHOOL COOK OF THE YEAR 2013

July 16, 2020

School Cooks from all over Scotland entered `THE SCHOOL COOK OF THE YEAR 2013` competition. Out of the fifteen original entries, six cooks battled their way through to the final...

ASSIST Events 2013

July 16, 2020

This year's ASSIST conference, sponsored by Muller Wiseman, will be held in Glasgow for the third year running. The venue for the Conference and Exhibition is Glasgow Caledonian University. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Talking Heads’...

ASSIST Events 2013

July 16, 2020

Dates for your ASSIST FM diaries in 2013.

ASSIST SCOTTISH SCHOOL COOK OF THE YEAR

July 16, 2020

School Cooks went `head to head` to compete for the prestigious title of  `THE ASSIST SCHOOL COOK OF THE YEAR 2012` at The Cook School Scotland...