The Grinch Who Stole Mince Pies: Labour's Andy Burnham 'Looking At' Sugar Limits

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 01, 2014 12:40 PM

Labour have been accused of wanting to "stop mince pies at Christmas", as the party revealed that it is considering plans to set legal limits on the fat, sugar and salt contents of foods designed for children. Shadow Health Minister Andy Burnham has justified the plans by citing the need to tackle obesity to relieve pressure on the NHS. But Conservative MPs have labelled him a "grinch".