Posts Tagged ‘sugar tax’

Big Fat Lie

29Oct16

Britain’s new sugar tax will not make us any healthier and it’s unfair. The tax will be with us soon and it means we’ll be paying more for soft drinks. The idea is to reduce obesity levels. Do the government really think this will work? Right now, the most expensive soft drinks outsell the cheaper […]


Where have all the skinny kids gone? Data from the Health Survey for England shows that 31.2% of children aged 2 to 15 are classed as either overweight or obese. Why is that? I was a skinny kid, most of my mates were skinny kids. We were all scrawny because compared to today’s kids, we […]


Mack Nuggets.

02Nov15

Here’s what I’ve been up to on the radio lately including; The sinister truth about the sugar tax, police superhero PC Christopher Kouwenberg, what the Chinese President should have had to eat in Manchester, how Jeremy Corbyn almost messed up Britain sucking up, why Prince William is the wrong person to talk to the Chinese, […]


Why does Public Health England want the government to bring in a sugar tax of up to 20% on soft drinks? They say the tax will reduce obesity. If soft drinks are more expensive fewer drinks will be sold but what about people who can afford to pay the extra, will they care if a […]