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MPs debate the childhood obesity strategy

On Thursday 21 January MPs will take part in a debate on a motion relating to the childhood obesity strategy. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a bid from Dr Sarah Wollaston, Conservative MP for Totnes. The motion brought forward  by Dr Wollaston is 'That this House calls on the Government to bring forward a bold and effective strategy to tackle childhood obesity'

Sustain's campaigns, including the Children's Food Campaign, back the calls for bold and effective action in the forthcmoing Childhood Obesity Strategy. See the Children's Food Campaign briefing paper for the debate.

Published Thursday 21 January 2016

Children's Food Campaign: Better food and food teaching for children in schools, and protection of children from junk food marketing are the aims of Sustain's high-profile Children's Food Campaign. We also want clear food labelling that can be understood by everyone, including children.

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