Lewisham now have Sugar Smart billboards across the borough

Lewisham have continued their great work on improving public health by unveiling the first public advertising billboards promoting Sugar Smart in their borough.

Credit: Lewisham Council

Credit: Lewisham Council

Deputy Mayor Councillor Chris Best said: 

“We know that advertising is a very powerful influence on what we all eat and especially children.”

The billboards, which promote community messaging and raise awareness about the campaign to local residents, is a collaboration between the council, JCDecaux UK and Outsmart. The work is the focus of Lewisham's status as one of six Child Obesity Trailblazers supported by the Local Government Association and part of the Government's Child Obesity Plan. 

Sugar Smart is a campaign run by Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming. Sugar Smart is one of the featured campaigns in the UK's Sustainable Food Cities network.


12/03/2020
Sugar Smart UK

SHARE

mailing list


Sugar Smart UK: Want your local area to become Sugar Smart?

Sustain
The Green House
244-254 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 9DA

020 3559 6777
sustain@sustainweb.org
RSS

Sustain advocates food and agriculture policies and practices that enhance the health and welfare of people and animals, improve the working and living environment, promote equity and enrich society and culture.

© Sustain 2020
Registered charity (no. 1018643)
Data privacy & cookies

Sustain