Childhood Obesity Plan Chapter 2

12 June 2018

While we’re waiting for government to publish chapter two of its Childhood Obesity Plan (see Latest News 5 June) we’ve been watching the Twitterverse to gauge public opinion …

Enjoy this rather amusing film from our friend Jamie Oliver as he answers tweets about the quest to bring in tighter regulations to protect children from junk food marketing.  We all want to make the healthy choice the easy choice but we’ll need some help from government to make this happen. 

 

In other news ...

Rose Vouchers for Fruit & Veg launch in Southwark

26 September 2018

We're proud to be working alongside our friends at Alexandra Rose Charity to tackle the issue of childhood obesity in the Faraday ward of Southwark.

Photo: Alamy

Study reveals the extent of children's exposure to junk food marketing

16 October 2018

As we await government consultation on advertising of foods high in fat, salt and sugar, let's look at how often children are exposed to marketing of unhealthy foods.

Parents! Share your views on energy drinks

18 October 2018

The Children's Food Campaign has launched a new survey to make sure parents' views are heard in response to government proposals to ban the sale of energy drinks to children.