Gluten Free Ireland Directory 2018

Your new directory of venues is now available – on desktop and on mobile! We have launched a new gluten free directory, covering venues in Ireland and Northern Ireland plus suppliers in Great Britain and worldwide, who supply shops or sell direct to Northern Ireland and Ireland. Here’s a run down of the key features: […]

The Bobbin & Loaf Catering in Belfast

Loaf Catering is a social enterprise involved in supporting people with learning disabilities (including autism) and helping them get training and jobs in the catering industry. Loaf Cafe and Bakery Loaf Cafe & Bakery opened for business in June 2015 after they breathed life back into a derelict building at 307 Grosvenor Road, Belfast, directly […]

HSCB Clarify Gluten Free Prescriptions

With the recent headlines surrounding the withdrawal of gluten free food on prescription in some areas of England, Coeliac sufferers across Northern Ireland have been left wondering if their prescription service is under threat. In January, the Croydon Clinical Commissioning Group, an NHS organisation serving around 175,000 people in South London, made the decision to […]

Do you fancy a meal in the Member’s Dining Room at Stormont in Belfast

This summer, Parliament Buildings at Stormont in Belfast will throw open the doors of the elegant Members’ Dining Room to the public. From Monday 4 July 2016 – Friday 2 September you can dine in the refined splendourof the Members’ Dining Rooms and savour morning coffee, lunch or traditional afternoon tea while admiring the beautiful […]

How to Book a Gluten Free Hotel in Ireland

When it comes to holidays, Coeliacs and those on a gluten free or allergen related diet see things differently. Our guide on how to book a gluten free hotel in Ireland will help take some of the stress out of your trip and show how to have the best craic without worrying about foraging in the hedgerows. […]

Oh So Lean Gluten Free Meat Products

Hi folks, delighted to say that Oh So Lean have joined our band of Producers bringing you their super range of Gluten Free meat products. To make it simple you can order online at www.ohsolean.co.uk and get delivery to your home anywhere in Northern Ireland if one of their vans is not visiting your location. […]

Gluten Free Eating Out in Co. Fermanagh

Fermanagh is a beautiful County and last month, June, the GFI team, spent a week self- catering in a lovely house a few miles outside Lisnaskea. It was meant to be a short break, away from the pressures of everyday life but, as all Coeliacs know, the need to find GF food and suitable eating […]

National Trust in Northern Ireland

Some time ago we were invited to address a meeting of the National Trust Catering and Retail Managers in Northern Ireland and the meeting took place yesterday, Friday 27th September in the Trust’s NI headquarters at Rowallane, Saintfield, Co Down. The invitation came about because we had been talking to the NT about the lack […]

Foodbanks in Northern & Southern Ireland

13 million people live below the poverty line in the UK and 1 in 5 Mums go without food in order to feed their children! Every day people in the UK go hungry for reasons ranging from redundancy to receiving an unexpected bill on a low income. Trussell Trust foodbanks provide a minimum of three […]

Amy’s Kitchen – New Products

We recently mentioned some new products from Amy’s Kitchen on our Gluten Free Ireland Facebook page – http://www.facebook.com/glutenfreeireland  Following a number of enquiries about stockists in the Republic and Northern Ireland we contacted Amy’s Kitchen and got the following response: The best way for consumers to find their local Amy’s Kitchen stockist in Northern Ireland is to […]