Childhood obesity-brave and bold action Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee’s inquiry page at

Tuesday 13 October 2015 Question number

Dr Paul Darragh, Board of Science, British Medical Association, Professor Graham MacGregor, Chairman, Action on Sugar and Malcolm Clark, Co-ordinator, Children’s Food Campaign, Sustain


Andrew Opie, Director of Food and Sustainability, British Retail Consortium, Ian Wright, Director General, Food and Drink Federation and Chris Snowdon, Director of Lifestyle Economics, Institute of Economic Affairs


Monday 19 October 2015

Duncan Selbie, Chief Executive, Public Health England


Jamie Oliver MBE, Chef, Campaigner


Tuesday 20 October 2015

Professor Susan Jebb OBE, University of Oxford, Dr Peter Scarborough, University of Oxford, Dr Alison Tedstone, Director of Diet and Obesity, Public Health England and Dr Emma Boyland, Institute of Psychology, University of Liverpool


Professor Simon Capewell, Vice President, Faculty of Public Health, Dr Colin Michie, Chair of Nutrition Committee, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and Dr Jeanelle de Gruchy, Vice-President, Association of Directors of Public Health


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Prepared 27 November 2015