Heart disease deaths on the rise for first time in 50 years

The number of people in the UK dying from heart and circulatory diseases before the age of 75 is rising for the first time in 50 years, the British Heart Foundation has said. There were 42,384 deaths of under-75s caused by the diseases in 2017, compared with 41,042 in 2014, figures showed. During the five years to 2017 there had been an increase of 4% in the number of people dying from heart and...Read more

Cost Sector Catering 2019 awards winners announced

At a glittering ceremony at the Hilton London Metropole on April 25th the winners of the Cost Sector Catering Awards for 2019 were revealed. Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Mark Hayman of the Hospital Caterers Association and Bill Toner, chief executive of CH&Co . Mark was honoured for many years of selfless work supporting the HCA and its members, while Bill’s award was...Read more