During the school holidays the routine often starts to slip and it’s all too tempting to let convenience food creep in as a regular choice for meals and snacks.
Deprived areas such as Blackpool and parts of Manchester and Liverpool have five times more fast food outlets than affluent areas, a survey suggests.
A shortage of CO2 gas is starting to bite. From pig processors to beer firms, the lack of carbon dioxide is hitting production.
A national competition is seeking to connect 14-16 year olds – an often hard to reach age-group - with farming.
In it’s new childhood obesity strategy the government is proposing pricing promotion bans and a 9pm watershed.
FOOD sell by dates will be brought forward as a nationwide carbon dioxide shortage will see perishable goods going off quicker.
Children who eat more or less when stressed or upset have learned the behaviour rather than inherited it, a study suggests.
A ban on junk food ads and harmful cut-price deals? About time. But corporate power could derail the government’s plans
The government is planning new rules to tackle childhood obesity by targeting supermarkets, junk food adverts and restaurant menus.