Theresa May under pressure over childhood obesity as MPs back crackdown on junk food ads

Theresa May under pressure over childhood obesity as MPs back crackdown on junk food ads

An influential group of MPs is demanding a ban on junk food advertising before 9pm, among a raft of new measures to overturn the UK’s childhood obesity epidemic. Reforms pitched by the Health and Social Care Committee include bans on permitting cartoon characters to promote unhealthy snacks, outlawing sweets at supermarket checkouts and forcing restaurants to list calorie counts on their menus.

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