Tag Archives: Sugar Tax

Even Boris Johnson is right sometimes!!

On the principle that even a broken clock is right twice a day I accept that Johnson is at least getting it right about the dangers to the nation’s health and wealth caused by obesity. His damascene conversion has been … Continue reading

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No the Sugar Tax won’t solve the obesity problem

This is the fourth blog I have done about obesity this year so you might think I am obsessed. You would be right. As the saying goes ‘obesity is the new tobacco’. Obesity is a killer either directly or by … Continue reading

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Lib Dems in local government respond to the Queen’s Speech

Erica and Her Majesty chatting about the Queen’s Speech!! QUEEN’S SPEECH: COUNCILS RESPOND TO NATIONAL CITIZEN SERVICE BILL  Responding to the National Citizen Service Bill announced in today’s Queen’s Speech, which includes plans to dramatically expand the National Citizen Service, … Continue reading

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More powers needed for councils to tackle childhood obesity

Part of the kitchen we need to keep our children way from!! This is the speech I have made today as the spokesperson at the LGA for Public Health. Child Obesity is a real problem for Liverpool as it is … Continue reading

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