NEWS: London child obesity still rising – Islington among worst boroughs

Child obesity in London has been on the rise since 2006 despite attempts to reduce figures and there is a large gap between boroughs, with Islington not far from the capital’s highest, new figures from the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) show.  22.1 per cent of Islington children in year six were classed as obese last year –…

FEATURE: Man or machine? Customers want personal service, experts say a combination is best

Millions of calls in the UK are handled automatically every week. The tough economic climate for businesses makes it tempting to replace costly manual labour with automation. Receptionists are being replaced and recent figures show that unemployment is still high. Business owners and managers are faced with a dilemma, as the decision on whether or…