Local Government Association

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-06-22
Session date: 
June 22, 2016
Reference: 
2016/2324
Question By: 
Shaun Bailey
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you support the Local Government Association's call to give local communities more freedom to ban junk food advertising near schools as a means of reducing health inequalities surrounding child obesity?

Answer

Answer for Local Government Association

Answer for Local Government Association

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes, I support local authorities being given the powers to ban junk food advertising near schools to help to reduce the inequalities in child obesity in London.