School dinners hit by supply issues as hot food off the menu for pupils

Manchester Evening News reports …

School dinners are being hit by supply issues, stopping some schools from being able to offer hot meals.

School catering company Dolce has warned parents that ‘the supply chain to the school catering sector is under great pressure, as is the availability of qualified staff to cover for Covid absences and to recruit to fill vacancies’.

While it’s doing everything it can to avoid disruption, the company has told families that it’s sometimes unavoidable, and menus have had to be reduced or changed to packed lunch.

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