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School Food Review
Too many children are still missing out on delicious, nutritious school food. Now is the time for reform, to realise the full potential of the school food system.
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Almost one million children living in poverty in England are not eligible for free school meals. Extend free school meals now.
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Two Cities
A campaign to highlight the disparity in access to school meals, focusing on two cities in England: Liverpool and London
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Election 2024
School Food Matters exists to teach children about food and to improve children’s access to healthy, sustainable food during their time at school.
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All-Party Parliamentary Group on School Food
School Food Matters has been an active member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on School Food, chaired by Sharon Hodgson MP, since it started in 2010.
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Healthy Schools Rating Scheme
As part of the response to the Childhood Obesity Plan, the UK Government proposed a Healthy Schools Rating Scheme (HSRS), which would be used to evaluate how schools are supporting children to keep themselves healthy.
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School Food Plan
In 2012, School Food Matters was proud to be invited to be part of the Expert Panel charged by the DfE to come up with the School Food Plan.