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A government-commissioned school food review by two founders of the Leon restaurant chain says take-up is low at 43% despite huge quality improvements…Packed lunches are nearly always less nutritious than a cooked meal, say the authors of the School Food Plan.

Police have told an elderly grandmother she must not make a massive Double Gloucester wheel for locals to chase down a hill at a popular event – because she could be liable for any injuries. Farmer Diana Smart, 86, of Churcham, Gloucestershire, has been making a special hand-made wheel of cheese for the Cooper\\\’s Hill…
Primary children are being told to take a safety test before riding their scooters to school…Pupils who pass are issued with a permit they are told can be withdrawn if they are spotted causing a nuisance on the pavements.
WH Smith says youngsters under 14 will not be sold shooting titles, even though it is legal to hold a shotgun license below that age.
Mr Johnson replied: “This is a very difficult thing … what I will say is that refugees from the soda tyranny in New York will have sanctuary in London.
Madeline Grant, a 19-year-old former model, attempted to win votes for the post of Union Librarian by writing a “draft manifesto” which contained references to her breasts. Miss Grant, who is reading English literature and languages at St Hilda’s College, wrote in the campaign material: “I don’t hack, I just have a great rack.”
“I am sure we can appreciate the sensitivity around the use of such terminology today so please ensure it is no longer used.” He suggested using green and red list instead.
\”They are doing it because they want to save the child the pain of splitting up from their best friend. But it is natural for some children to want a best friend. If they break up, they have to feel the pain because they\’re learning to deal with it.\”