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New HENRY Flyer for Leeds Schools

Share this new flyer with your parents and carer and find out about the different offers from HENRY available for families in Leeds.
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Eat Like a Champ - FREE Primary Lessons on Healthy Eating

Eat Like A Champ (ELAC) is a six-lesson programme designed to teach primary school pupils in Year 5 about healthy, sustainable lifestyles.
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What's on in Leeds? HENRY Buddies!

The HENRY Buddies service was developed to help families through the challenges of the COVID-19 outbreak and to support healthier choices for the whole family. The service which is available for families with children aged 0-12 years in Leeds, offers a way of su...
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Leeds has rallied together to help vulnerable children over the October half term!

The community of Leeds has rallied together to help vulnerable children during the October half term, as the online petition launched by footballer Marcus Rashford was voted against and rejected, by MPs in the House of Commons last Wednesday. The petition was ca...
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Marcus Rashford urges more compassion for UK's poorest children.

Footballer Marcus Rashford who was recently awarded an MBE for services to vulnerable children, has launched an online petition calling on the government to end child food poverty. By implementing three recommendations from the National Food Strategy to expand a...
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Being FoodWise Autumn Toolkit

As the seasons change, so do the vegetables and now Autumn is here, its pumpkin season! With pumpkin picking and sales soaring in the run up to Halloween, we need to remember to be FoodWise in Autumn.
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Surge in number of UK children applying for free school meals.

As the Covid-19 pandemic plays havoc with family incomes, analysis by the Food Foundation released as part of footballer Marcus Rashford’s campaign to end child food poverty, estimates that as many as 900,000 more children have sought free school meals, on top o...
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New School Breakfast Bill .

Magic Breakfast is working with Feeding Britain and Labour MP Emma Lewell-Buck on a school breakfast bill. This builds on, and scales-up, current government funding for school breakfasts. If successful, the bill would ensure that all children in England start th...
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The National Food Strategy - Part 1

Last week part one of the first major review of our food system in 75 years was published, just days after the Governments Obesity Strategy. So what could this mean for schools?
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FoodWise supermarket letter - Leeds Schools, please share!

As part of the Healthy Holidays Program, FoodWise Leeds and partners from across Leeds have come together and written a letter encouraging supermarkets to support families over the summer to make healthy choices with their limited budgets.
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