Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Weighty Problem of Cornwall's Children

news_children_scared.jpg
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

7:01am 20th December 2011

More young children in Cornwall are overweight.

The latest statistics show 15% are officially heavier than they should be by the time they go to school. That is higher than the rest of England.

Fewer kids are starting secondary school obese. But officials say that could be because the number taking part in the survey is down.

7:01am 20th December 2011

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
westminster 2

Cornwall remembers terror attack victims

Prayers are being said at Truro Cathedral

police line

BREAKING: One cut free after Cornwall crash

Paramedics were called to back road near Helston

Most read
newbridge crash

Woman has 'life-changing injuries' after crash

18-year-old was airlifted near Penzance

missing john hurst 4

Body found on popular Cornish beach identified

Missing John Hurst discovered at Watergate Bay

Top articles

BREAKING: Woman airlifted after 'serious' A30 crash

Cornwall News: Police think her injuries could be "life-changing"

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

NHS England plans to scrap prescriptions for 'low-value' medicines

National News: Gluten-free foods, travel vaccinations and omega-3 supplements may no longer be available on prescription under major NHS cost-cutting plans.

UPDATE: Body found on popular Cornish beach

Cornwall News: Police say death at Watergate Bay 'isn't suspicious'

Goodbye? Adele says she may never tour again

Showbiz News: She may have sold tens of millions of albums and filled arenas around the world, but Adele says she may never tour again.

Islamic State is 'broke' and struggling to pay its fighters

World News: Iraq's former finance minister has told Sky News that Islamic State is nearly bankrupt and is running out of money to pay its fighters.

Scottish Muay Thai boxer Jordan Coe found dead in Thailand

Sports News: A Scottish boxer has died in Thailand of suspected heatstroke.

Newer article

Cornish Teachers Attacked in Class

Cornwall News: A report says pupils have used chairs, pencils and a metal screw

Older article

Speed Limit Could be 80mph

Cornwall News: Campaigners warn of many more fatalities on A38 and A30

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate Extra Footer LogoEscape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training

 

© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.