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Dublin to introduce “no fry zones” near schools

Fast food takeaways are to be banned from opening in the vicinity of schools in Dublin, local councillors have ruled. The measure to enforce so-called “no fry-zones” within 250 metres of schools will be included in a draft version of Dublin council’s six-year development plan, according to The Times. The paper reported that the council…
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Merton joins Islington as London leaders on good food

MERTON AND ISLINGTON were jointly named as London’s top ‘Good Food Boroughs’ in a new report, which shows nearly half of London Boroughs had made progress since the previous league table was published in 2012. Hillingdon and Lewisham were also praised for having made the most progress. Over the past year, for example, Hillingdon has…
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Boris backs healthier takeaways

THE MAYOR of London Boris Johnson is calling on local authorities to help combat rising obesity in the capital by working with independent fast food takeaways to make their food healthier.     The Mayor is backing the Takeaways Toolkit – a new guide published by the London Food Board in partnership with the Chartered…
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