Free school meals for all primary school children?

14 April 2017

Many of you on Easter holidays may have missed the pledge from the Labour Party to make school meals free to all primary school children.

This is great news for families and for children's health and attainment. This article from the Guardian explains why this announcement has been welcomed by children's health campaigners, despite a mixed reception from some teachers and the independent school sector who will be raising the cash for the scheme by charging VAT on school fees.

In other news ...

Six good reasons for UIFSM

2 June 2017

Back in 2014 the government produced some really useful infographics to help us understand the benefits of infant free school meals. Here's one. Let's look at the others ....

Seriously crunchy carrot!

Our 10th Birthday Picnic

16 June 2017

500 children gathered at Westminster Abbey's magical College Garden for our 10th Birthday picnic - and this little lad lost a tooth on a mighty crunchy carrot!

Mission accomplished!

21 June 2017

Phew! The job is done. Infant free school meals are saved - for now! Huge thanks to all the parents and teachers who signed the petition.