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Schools reminded to provide ‘nutritious' food after MPs reject free meal plan

1 month ago   |   By Metro

The Government sent headteachers a letter reminding them about the importance of hot school meals
Headteachers were left ‘fuming' when the Department of Education sent them a letter reminding them of the importance of ‘nutritious' school meals - two days after the Government rejected Marcus Rashford 's campaign to provide free meals to children facing poverty during the school holidays.
The Labour motion for free school meals during non-term time was rejected by 322 votes to 261 on Wednesday, as families across the country face financial hardship during the coronavirus...
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Headteachers left ‘speechless' by ministerial letter amid school meals campaign

Headteachers left ‘speechless' by ministerial letter amid school meals campaign

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Headteachers have been left angry by a letter from ministers reminding them to provide pupils with nutritious food in school just days after MPs rejected a campaign to extend free meals to children during the holidays.
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