Honest Stories

We’re a brand with a difference. How can you tell? Have a read about the things we care about, get involved with and enjoy. You’ll find it’s not all crusts and fillings…

29/04/2019

Students of Change

Students are increasingly eco-conscious but often struggle to know how to join in with the growing movement toward better sustainability.
13/03/2019
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Happy Six Month Anniversary, Honest Crust!

Six short months have passed since our first sandwich landed on a shop shelf near you. And what a six months it’s been. We thought we’d mark the occasion by taking a look at what we’ve achieved during that time.
15/02/2019
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Behind the scenes at Honest Crust

Let us take you behind the scenes to discover a few Honest Crust secrets and hear from the people that make the magic happen. James Wood, Development Chef – or, as we like to think of him, our very own Willy Wonka of the sandwich world
07/02/2019

Time to Talk Day

One in four of us struggle with mental health problems. This means that almost everyone will share a close bond with someone affected. Family. Friends. Work colleagues. It’s immediate, it’s personal, it often goes unmentioned. That’s because mental health issues aren’t the easiest thing to talk about. Time to Talk Day (7th February) aims to change that.
15/11/2018
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Where does all the plastic go? The challenges facing recycling

It was all so simple. Don't drop your plastics in the bin - put them in the recycling. Job done. World saved. Now we can all sit down and enjoy a brew, content in the knowledge that the oceans are free of single-use plastics and our rivers are uncontaminated by plastic bags. Except it hasn't really turned out that way, has it?
30/10/2018
Cutting waste in winter

Cut back on your winter food waste

We don't want to get you down, but winter has arrived. We've all felt the nip in the air. Soon, there will be the first frost and heading home from work or college in the dark. Fortunately, there's good food to help us through the cold weather
16/10/2018
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Take It Global – Get Involved with World Food Day

This week it’s World Food Day and, as it's an occasion we support wholeheartedly, we thought we'd help get the news out there and spread the word! So here we are, spreading.
03/09/2018

Five foods that you can forage as autumn sets In

As a nation, we spend an incredible amount on food, much of which is wasted. It’s kind of crazy when you consider the amount of free food we can find all around us.
27/08/2018

Five quick and easy ways to cut your food waste

At Honest Crust, we’re serious about food waste and know that you are, too. Alongside our partnership with FareShare…
20/08/2018

Five international foods that prove nothing has to go to waste

In the UK we throw an incredible amount of food. The food industry wastes 1.9 million tonnes of food every year.
08/08/2018

Help keep school holiday hunger at bay with #ActiveAte

When we think of the summer holidays, we generally imagine happy children playing in the sunshine, afternoons in the park, activity camps, and time off with the family.
06/08/2018
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Make a difference – become a FareShare volunteer

We like the way FareShare do their thing. They’re not afraid to tackle serious issues and have a laugh at the same time. Just check out their new national advertising campaign if you need evidence of their wicked sense of humour.