Body mass index rises alongside economic growth
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Wednesday 25 December 2013
Fast food restaurant McDonald’s has advised its own staff that a burger, fries and soft drink is an “unhealthy choice”.
Friday 13 September 2013
Hasn’t Crufts finished for this year?
Tuesday 27 August 2013
Multi-millionaire chef insists low-income families waste their money on ready meals
Monday 03 June 2013
Cheese comes from plants and fish fingers are made of chicken, according to a significant number of children questioned on their knowledge of where food comes from.
Monday 20 May 2013
A 127-year-old British maker of snacks and baking products has hired advisers to explore strategic options that could see it sold for more than £100m.
Friday 17 May 2013
Jamie Oliver has compared unhealthy packed lunches with child abuse and said the Government should do more to improve school meals.
Wednesday 24 April 2013
Celebrity chefs are “exacerbating” the country’s obesity crisis by encouraging people to eat fatty dishes, a new study has claimed.
Saturday 20 April 2013
RAC owners buy it and plan expansion outside London to M25 and other cities
Friday 08 March 2013
Instead of fear-mongering with terrifying statistics, or setting up restaurants that promise an evening of calorie free dining, shouldn't we promote the art of moderation?
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Cuddly comedian Michael McIntyre is paying £60 a day to have diet meals delivered to his door. But is this take-away approach healthy? Simon Usborne weighs in
Monday 18 February 2013
Manufacturers' measurements do not take into account the caloric value of fibre
Friday 08 February 2013
The Government, food industry and public health establishment connive in supporting the myth of convenience food
Friday 04 January 2013
My favourite part of the New Year’s holiday is New Year’s Day. The glitz, glamour and extortionate prices of the night before are easily forgotten after 24 hours of laziness, good food and laying in bed looking forward to the upcoming year. It’s traditionally been the last week of slovenliness before we head back to school, sixth form and now university.
Thursday 06 December 2012
Last week 15-Minute Meals shifted 69,111 copies, while The Casual Vacancy sold 13,50
Friday 16 November 2012
Martha Payne, the schoolgirl who hit the headlines with her controversial school meals blog, has released a book charting her story.
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