Food Active Bulletin: June

Keep up to date with the latest news by subscribing to our monthly bulletins! This month’s highlights include: Successful childhood obesity trailblazer sites announced Marking one year since the Childhood Obesity Plan: Chapter 2 Food Active and Local Solutions launch

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Marking the One Year Anniversary of the Childhood Obesity Plan: Chapter 2

Today marks the one year anniversary since the Childhood Obesity Plan: Chapter 2 was announced by the Government. The publication followed the first edition published back in 2016. The stark difference between the two, at the time, was that the

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Guest Blog: Pennine Lancashire Childhood Obesity Trailblazer Success

Following the announcement of the five successful trailblazers today by Public Health England and the Local Government Association, we hear from one of the successful applicants – Beth Wolfenden, Public Health Development Manager from Blackburn with Darwen – to find

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Food Active and Local Solutions launch ‘Cooking and Company’ project with elderly male carers

To mark National Carers Week (10th – 16th June), we are pleased to share details of a nutrition and social inclusion project that we are delivering in partnership with Local Solutions. ‘Cooking and Company’ aims to improve the physical and

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Five reasons why we need a 9pm watershed on broadcast TV and online #JunkFoodAds

Food Active has #AdEnough of #JunkFoodAds! That’s why we are submitting a response in full support of introducing further restrictions to broadcast TV and online advertising on less healthy food and drink, as part of the latest Department of Health

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