Fit and healthy childhoods?
03 February 2014
London Play is to contribute ideas for practical policies to ensure that British kids enjoy a fit and healthy childhood via a new all party parliamentary group.
The new APPG, chaired by Baroness (Floella) Benjamin of Beckenham, has been convened to "develop practical policies to reduce the scale of childhood obesity in the UK." London Play is one of the organisations which has been invited to join the group, which has its first meeting in February. The group will be chaired by Baroness (Floella) Benjamin of Beckenham OBE, who is set to call on all political parties to recognise a National Overweight Epidemic and pledge to develop integrated policies to combat the scale of childhood overweight and obesity in the UK. ether to find solutions.