Sugar

House of Lords written question – answered at on 26 September 2014.

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Photo of Lord Mawhinney Lord Mawhinney Conservative

To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 17 July (WA 144–5), whether the Minister will now provide a substantive answer to the question.

Photo of Earl Howe Earl Howe The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

The Secretary of State met with Asda, Sainsbury’s and Tesco on 7 October 2013 to discuss voluntary arrangements to help their customers’ adopt a healthier diet, including action to reduce their sugar intake. Other major retailers were unable to attend.

In addition, the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health (Jane Ellison) visited a Tesco store on 13 March 2014, with regard in particular to diabetes.

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