Get kids in pubs

14th August 2009 at 01:00

Pupils should be served school dinners in recession-hit pubs, Prue Leith, chair of the School Food Trust, suggested this week. The food writer said the idea would help pubs fend off closure and improve meals for pupils at schools without catering facilities. "Having a troop of children in the pub would liven the place up no end, make a contribution to costs and solve a huge problem for the school," she wrote in the Campaign for Real Ale magazine Beer.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a TES/ TESS subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


Get Tes online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to Tes online and the Tes app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off Tes Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the Tes online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order today