The write stuff: Barbara Leahy, Marie Gethins, Marie Murphy and Danielle McLaughlin – “trust and respect enable us to share very rough drafts or discuss ideas at an embryonic stage”

(...) required better food choices and fewer disruptions. For the past year or more we have met in a quiet(...)

Beer is the perfect match for food because it is so varied and comes in such a vast array of styles, strengths and flavours. Photograph: Thinkstock

For a long time, beer has played second fiddle to wine when it comes to food. We love a beer at(...)

A woman posted an image of an abusive leaflet she received on the London Underground that called her a ‘fat, ugly human’. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

(...) people. We object to the enormous amount of food resources you consume while half the world starves. We(...)

Catherine, Jenny and Dorothy Bittles of Blackthorn

American wholesaler at the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York, which is the largest speciality food trade(...)

We need to ensure migrants have their human rights vindicated from day one.  Photograph: Thinkstock

(...) basic necessities such as food, water and shelter”. Also, as we know from Irish history, political(...)

Northern Ireland Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment Jonathan Bell: leading a 13 company-strong trade mission to China

(...) safest food in the world and, in an Asian market that is looking for safe, sustainable food supplies, we(...)

For those of us who remember the 1970s, New York in 2015 is so safe it’s surreal. Photograph: Getty Images

New York, New York, a helluva town. The rents are up, but the crime rate is down. The food(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: Said Ireland was “determined to play its part” in reaching an historic agreement. Photograph: Bloomberg

(...) food production,” he said. Speaking to reporters earlier, the Taoiseach blamed Ireland(...)

Often vegetables are a last-minute addition to a meal, but with a little imagination they can be a main course in their own right. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...), spoke at this year’s Food on the Edge festival in Galway, she hit on a fundamental truth about our diets(...)

Day labourers load coal into trucks at an open pit coal mine in the Bestacolla Colliery in Jharia, India. Photographer: Sanjit Das/Getty Images

(...) developing countries which had yet to eradicate poverty and provide food security for all of their people.