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World Obesity Day

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 160735, tabled on 1 March 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans his Department has to mark World Obesity Day on 4 March 2021; and if he will make a statement.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

9 March 2021

The Department supports the aims of World Obesity Day. As part of delivering the commitments in ‘Tackling obesity: empowering adults and children to live healthier lives’, the Government has announced £100 million extra funding for healthy weight programmes.

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