HC Deb 09 June 1995 vol 261 cc346-7W
Mr. Martyn Jones

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will list his Department's projects aimed at promoting healthy eating, indicating the cost of each project to his Department. [26301]

Mr. Moss

Projects aimed at promoting healthy eating are carried out by a variety of health and other organisations in Northern Ireland and details of all such projects are not held centrally. Regional projects undertaken by the Northern Ireland Health Promotion Agency and associated costs in 1994–95 are as follows:

Food and Nutrition Strategy 7,177
Handbook on Nutrition 747
Healthy Eating Circle 54,317
Healthy Eating Campaign 56,390
Nutrition Education 14,837
National Food Selection Guide 359
School Nutrition Action Group 2,854
No Sweets at Checkouts 155
General Information 877
General Research 2,862
Total 140,575