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Brighton all-you-can eat restaurant bans two 'greedy' diners

Brighton all-you-can eat restaurant bans two 'greedy' diners

Two men barred from an all-you-can-eat Mongolian restaurant in Brighton say it was because they ate too much food.

George Dalmon and Andy Miles, both 26, have visited Gobi, in Middle Street, twice a month for two years to take advantage of the £12 dea

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How will climate change affect food production?

How will climate change affect food production?

Food is one of society's key sensitivities to climate. A year of not enough or too much rainfall, a hot spell or cold snap at the wrong time, or extremes, like flooding and storms, can have a significant effect on local crop yields and livestock production.

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Do you know the water footprint of your cafe meal?

Do you know the water footprint of your cafe meal?

Experts are increasingly arguing that food and drink should be counted as part of our total water footprint

I am asked to guess the water footprint of the fantastic milky coffee that I am drinking in Leila's Shop, a cafe and food shop in Shoreditch, London. I hazard a guess of 10, maybe 15 litres? The actual figure – 207L – nearly makes me spit it out again.

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How Food And Clothing Size Labels Affect What We Eat And What We Wear

How Food And Clothing Size Labels Affect What We Eat And What We Wear

When you go into a restaurant, you probably give some thought to whether you're ordering a small, regular or large sandwich.

That makes sense.With widening waistlines across the land, many of us want to make a health-conscious choice. But are we really getting a small portion when we order a small sandwich?

Well, that depends.

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School junk food hampers military readiness

School junk food hampers military readiness

It's been an alarming few days of obesity-related news. First, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released the results of its “F as in Fat” report, projecting that half of U.S. adults will be obese by 2030 unless Americans make drastic dietary changes.

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