LTS Catering is part of Leicestershire County Council and we have been providing school dinners for over 40 years. We use our breadth of experience to ensure your child receives a well balanced, great tasting lunch. Healthy and nutritious food is our passion. We only use high quality ingredients sourced in line with the Soil Association Food for Life Campaign. We are proud to have been awarded a Silver Accreditation in all of our primary schools for the last three years. Please click below to see more information about the Food for Life programme and our current catering brochure to find our more details about us! We look forward to seeing you all in the Autumn term!


Lunchtime from September is 11.45 am to 12,30 pm for Reception children and for KS1 pupils and between 12.30 pm to 1.15 pm for KS2 pupils.

Please access the webpage for LTS here

Please click on the link below for the current 2020 school menu. We have been working together with the school to choose the right menu for you. You can also check out our theme day marketing calendar for the upcoming school year!

The Bellbird School Menu

We also offer expert knowledge from our dieticians who we work with at the early stage of menu development and will provide special dietary requirements to all children. If your child requires a special diet please fill in the form below.

Information Letter on Special Diets Q and A’s. doc

Special Diet Form

Meet the Team

Pictured Below are your team- Mel Hook, your Senior Area Manager and Roisin Murray, your Area Manager  These are the team members working together to make sure your children’s dinners are perfect!!! Please feel free to contact us on the details below if you have any questions or queries

Your hotline number is 07983 433 052, or alternatively email Roisin on

We are excited to be coming on board at The Bellbird Primary School and cant wait to see you after the summer break, please click on the link below to view some of our competitions that we get the children involved in!

Pupil Premium funding/Free School Meal funding

Applying for pupil premium funding (‘Free school meal’ funding) is simple. No income details are required, all you need is your National Insurance number. Click here to Apply Online, or ask for a form from the school office.

For each successful application the school receives an extra £1,320 funding per pupil.  As well as providing pupils with free school dinners continuing through KS2, the funding is focused onto the child’s learning.

Even If you are not sure if you will qualify. please apply as you might be successful if you get:

Your child will get free school meals if you receive any of the following:

  • Income Support
  • Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Child Tax Credit – but no element of Working Tax Credit – and have an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)) that does not exceed £16,190
  • If you are supported under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Guarantee element of State Pension Credit
  • Working Tax Credit during the four week period immediately after your employment finishes or after you start to work less hours per week
  • Universal Credit with an annual net earned income of no more than £7,400 (as from 1 April 2018)

Packed Lunch

If you do choose to bring your child with a school packed lunch here our some ideas on how to ensure its full of goodies to help your children be at their best for learning!

Healthier Packed Lunches Poster – View PDF

Healthier Packed Lunches Leaflet – View PDF