Why are school lunches still so unhealthy?

  • Kelly Rose

Press/Media: Press / Media


Teenagers in the UK are consuming poor quality diets, with the highest amount of added sugars and lowest amount of fruit and vegetables compared to other age peopulation groups. The article discusses schools environment influences and the challenges to improving school food. 



Nutrition and secondary school food environment

Period21 Aug 2019

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleWhy are school lunches still so unhealthy?
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletINDEPENDENT
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionJamie Oliver’s documentary on school dinners began the change, but 14 years on, there’s still lots more to do, says Kelly Rose
    PersonsKelly Rose