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Is consensus achievable?
Health precautions urged by councils to combat heatwave
Councils are urging residents to keep an eye on vulnerable or elderly family and friends and help save lives as the nation heads outside to bask in the sunshine.
LGA responds to Which? research on food hygiene
“Councils know their local areas best and target reduced resources at the riskiest businesses, while national co-ordination through the Food Standards Agency also helps to ensure that areas of the food industry most at risk are generally targeted accordingly."
LGA responds to launch of Child Obesity Strategy
“This latest plan is desperately needed if we are to seriously tackle the child obesity crisis this country is experiencing."
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