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Research: Current Projects

Tackling Holiday Hunger

Throughout the long summer break from school, many families face financial difficulties with extra meals to prepare, children to entertain and no free school meals.  Professor Greta Defeyter and Dr Pamela Graham recently evaluated a scheme that aimed to support families …

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1st Oct 2014

School Lunches

I am currently running a study for my final year university project, investigating children’s eating behaviours at school and the health content of the foods they eat. It is a simple online-based study, consisting of 14 questions in total that should take …

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5th Jan 2015

Collaborative PhD on Free School Breakfast

Louise Harvey-Golding is currently working on a collaborative PhD project between Northumbria University, Blackpool Council and Public Health Blackpool. The project is an evaluation of the social, behavioural and educational impacts of a universal free school breakfast (FSB) intervention, for primary …

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6th Oct 2014