In Brief: David Piachaud calls for improvement in child nutrition
David Piachaud, professor of social policy at the London School of Economics, has called for a new programme of school breakfasts and an extension of free school meals to improve child nutrition.He also told the annual conference of the UK Public Health Association that 'alcopops' should be banned.
Financial penalties are being lifted from high-profile standards including cancer and elective waiting times, so far without attracting much attention. How is this happening? And will it work, asks Rob Findlay
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