Proposal would ban packed lunches in England

04/26/2012 | BBC

A celebrity in England has suggested the government prohibit students from bringing packed lunches from home in an effort to improve health. Under his proposal, healthy school meals would be provided for all students through a programme called Let's Do Lunch, in which companies would provide £1 billion in exchange for promotional opportunities. The proposal comes as some leaders are concerned that some students could lose access to free school meals.

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