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Sugar and calories cut in soft drinks

Public Health Minister Anna Soubry announced today that eight new companies have signed up to the calorie reduction pledge, with leading soft drinks brands Lucozade and Ribena, reducing the amount of sugar and calories in some of their products by … Read more → – Sugar and calories cut in soft drinks

Henry Ashworth on New Year’s resolutions and the alcohol industry

Henry Ashworth

Evidence suggests that New Year resolutions are more likely to be successful when people commit publicly to them. In his first video-blog, Henry Ashworth, co-Chair of the Responsibility Deal Alcohol Network, talks about the resolutions being made by the industry … Read more → – Henry Ashworth on New Year’s resolutions and the alcohol industry

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29 January – Physical Activity Network Partners Forum

All Physical Activity Network (PAN) partners are invited to attend the next Partners Forum meeting which will take place on Tuesday 29th January from 11am to 2pm at Skipton House, 80 London Road, Elephant & Castle, London SE1 6LH. We … Read more → – 29 January – Physical Activity Network Partners Forum

Dr Nick Sheron announced as new alcohol network co-chair

Dr Nick Sheron, an academic clinical hepatologist at the University of Southampton and head of the liver unit at Southampton General Hospital, has been announced as the new public health co-chair for the Responsibility Deal alcohol network (RDAN). Norman Lamb, … Read more → – Dr Nick Sheron announced as new alcohol network co-chair

Health at work Forum: Partners, pledges and presentations

On Wednesday 21 November, the Health at work network hosted a Partnership Forum at the Royal Over-Seas League in central London.  Dame Carol Black, Expert Adviser on Health at Work to the Department of Health hosted the event and Earl … Read more → – Health at work Forum: Partners, pledges and presentations

A letter from Jeremy Hunt

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health has written to all Responsibility Deal partners.  He will be chairing the plenary group which includes senior representatives from the business community, NGOs, public health organisations and local government. A copy of the letter … Read more → – A letter from Jeremy Hunt

Revised reporting arrangements

The review of the Responsibility Deal’s reporting arrangements has been completed.  We are very grateful for the feedback we have received from partners which informed the review. The review sought to identify how the previous arrangements might be simplified while … Read more → – Revised reporting arrangements

Dr Susan Jebb – On our way to 5 A Day

Susan Jebb

Thanks to years of solid work the public awareness of the health benefits of fruit and vegetables is impressively high, but national surveys tell us that consumption remains stubbornly low. Only 1 in 3 people achieve the 5-A-Day goal and … Read more → – Dr Susan Jebb – On our way to 5 A Day

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21 November – Health at work Partnership Forum

The Health at work network is hosting a Partnership Forum on Wednesday 21 November 2012 from 12.00-14.30. The day will be based around case studies submitted by partner organisations that show how they have gone about implementing the collective health … Read more → – 21 November – Health at work Partnership Forum

Fred Turok speaks at a Parliamentary CSR event on delivering a lasting legacy post 2012

Fred Turok, chair of the Responsibility Deal physical activity network, joined a high profile panel of guest speakers at a Parliamentary event last week to discuss the role of corporate responsibility in delivering a health legacy from the 2012 Olympic … Read more → – Fred Turok speaks at a Parliamentary CSR event on delivering a lasting legacy post 2012

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