Fresh ideas for Cambridgeshire

The aims to increase healthier food and drink choices when eating out in Cambridgeshire. Local takeaways and food outlets with a food hygiene rating of three or above are awarded for providing and promoting Healthier Options.

Healthier Options is about giving people an easier option to eat more healthily if they want to.

Helen Reed, Health Improvement Specialist – Nutrition, Cambridgeshire County Council

“I think the positive thing is that our customers like it...a bit of healthier food in comparison to other businesses.” Healthier Options Member

Find out more about the initiative and how you can join us as a business or support us as a customer.

@Healthier_Cambs

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Making small changes can have great gains over the longer term - both for businesses and their customers