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Fast food shops and businesses pilot ideas to make high streets healthier

22nd February 2018

Healthy London Partnership is working with fast food shops, business owners, entrepreneurs, charities and young people to pilot their ideas for making high streets in Haringey, Lambeth and Southwark healthier for children and young people. The Healthy High Streets Challenge invited people who work, live and play around three London high streets to submit their […]

Consultation on Mayor’s draft London plan

2nd February 2018

Londoners and NHS organisations are being invited to respond to a consultation on the Mayor’s draft London plan which includes a policy to prevent new hot food takeaways from opening within 400 metres of a primary or secondary school. The London plan is a strategic plan which shapes how London evolves and develops. All planning […]

Obesity

7th August 2016

This page has information on childhood obesity and prevention in the form of  a quick guide and guidelines on child obesity management. Childhood obesity is an epidemic in the UK, with around “1 in 5 children leaving primary school obese”. Prevention is indispensable to overcoming this problem. The quick guide and guidelines available to download […]