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CO-ORDINATED SCHOOLS PROGRAMME ADVOCATED TO ADDRESS CHILDHOOD OBESITY

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20 Apr 2012 Comments Off on CO-ORDINATED SCHOOLS PROGRAMME ADVOCATED TO ADDRESS CHILDHOOD OBESITY
CO-ORDINATED SCHOOLS PROGRAMME ADVOCATED TO ADDRESS CHILDHOOD OBESITY

Co Monaghan Vocational Education Committee member John O’Brien called at Monday’s meeting of the body for co-ordinated programmes to be established in VEC schools in the county to tackle the problem of childhood obesity. Remarking on the fact that the retired principal of Beech Hill College, Mr Frank McManus, had mentioned the need to address this issue when receiving a presentation from the Committee earlier in the meeting, Colr O’Brien noted that another former principal with the VEC, Mr Paddy Kerr, had also raised the issue at a similar ...