As I was digging into my gorgeous traditional Sunday roast this weekend, it struck me how authentically Yorkshire it truly was. Today we all talk about the provenance of food, however, how far do we really take that? Here I would like to show you how far your roast needs to travel for you to enjoy your Sunday meal.

Airmiles and Supermarkets

Supermarkets are in the business of getting you the lowest cost food, this is regardless of distance travelled. Food is brought in from around the world to a central distribution centre, from here that it is taken to each shop, which means adding miles and