Tag Archives: Local Authorities Catering Association

“Tougher” tests on beef products agreed

FOOD SECRETARY Owen Paterson has told Sky News that an “international conspiracy” could be at the centre of the horse meat scandal. LACA confident that school food not contaminated   His comments came following an emergency meeting with food retailers and distributors today, February 9.   At the meeting it was agreed that “more and…
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Healthy school meals increase

THE NUMBER of children having healthy school meals in England has risen for a fourth year running – with an estimated 167,000 more children using their school dining rooms last year.   New figures, reported by local authorities and published by the Children’s Food Trust, show that an average of 46.3% of children in England’s…
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