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Guest Blog: Playing Hide and Seek with Salt this #SaltAwarenessWeek

It’s Salt Awareness Week! Read our latest guest blog from Zoe Davies, Registered Associate Nutritionist at Action on Salt, to find out more about the theme of this year’s Salt Awareness Week… Peek-a-boo! We don’t see you! Very few of us

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Guest Blog: Words matter. How we talk about children’s health.

To mark this year’s World Obesity Day (4th March), we hear from Programme Director of Childhood Obesity at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Charity, Sarah Hickey, to find out more about their ten year programme to address childhood obesity in South

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Food Active takes part in the National Food Strategy public dialogue

Robin Ireland, Director of Research at Food Active was invited to take part in a National Food Strategy (NFS) public dialogue meeting held in North West England this February. This was one of a number of such dialogues taking part

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Food Active Bulletin: February 2020

Make sure you keep up to date with the all the latest news by subscribing to our monthly bulletins! This month’s highlights include: Bristol City Council and Partners sign the Healthy Weight Declaration Healthy Families: The Past, Present and Future

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Food Active Webinar: Adopting the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight

Join us for the first ever Food Active webinar! Register for our first ever webinar to find out more about the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight, who has adopted the Declaration and what resources and support is available for

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Cities Summit on Childhood Obesity

The first Cities Summit on Childhood Obesity is due to held this September in London. The London’s Child Obesity Taskforce in partnership with Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity and the City of Amsterdam will host this inaugural, multicity gathering to

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Healthy Families: The Present and Future Role of the Supermarket

Food Active are delighted to have been able to contribute towards the new The All-Party Parliamentary Group on A Fit and Healthy Childhood report ‘Healthy Families: The Present and Future Role of the Supermarket’ Our Food and Nutrition Lead, Alex

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Celebrating 5 years of the #GiveUpLovingPop campaign!

The Give Up Loving Pop is celebrating it’s fifth birthday! Over the next month, we will be celebrating five years of the GULP campaign through a series of new resources, reports and bulletins to reflect back on the campaign’s progress

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Blackburn with Darwen prepares to #GiveUpLovingPop!

#GiveUpLovingPop arrives in Blackburn with Darwen for the first time ever this February, with secondary school pupils, staff and parents across the borough encouraged to switch sugary drinks for water and milk. Children and young people are consuming more than

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Cooking and Company Champions trained as part of healthy eating and social inclusion project

Six ‘Cooking and Company’ Champions have now been trained as part of our BUPA-funded healthy eating and social inclusion project for elderly male carers, delivered in partnership with the Liverpool Carers Centre The ‘Cooking and Company’ project is a BUPA-funded

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