Mayor supports urgent call to extend school meal holiday provision

22 May 2020

The Mayor of London has written to Education Secretary, Gavin Williamson, regarding holiday provision.

Sadiq Khan is urging Government to reconsider its decision not to support families over May half term and the summer holidays.

Read the letter here and please sign 16 year old, Christina Adane's petition if you haven’t already here.

In other news ...

School meals during Lockdown 3

7 January 2021

On Monday the PM stated "We will provide extra support to ensure that pupils entitled to free school meals will continue to receive them while schools are closed".

Children's health first: making nutritional quality a priority

14 January 2021

This week saw us restart our breakfast box scheme supporting families at risk of food insecurity in Lambeth and Southwark during school closure, designed in partnership with Impact on Urban Health.

Guidance is here!

8 January 2021

We're warmly welcoming the guidance on providing school meals during lockdown as there's help available to ensure that free school meal children don't go hungry this lockdown.