Salt-filled sandwiches! Lunches from High Street chains have same amount as ten packets of crispsWrap from EAT contained 4.8g of salt while Pret a Manger wrap had 4.6gA 32.5g bag of Walkers Ready Salted crisps contained less than 0.5gResearchers found high salt levels in more than half of 664 tested dishesThree Pizza Hut dishes contained maximum daily allowance of 6g of saltAverage salt consumption in UK is 8.1g amid calls for suppliers to cut levels By Nick Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 23:00 GMT, 12 March 2013 | UPDATED: 23:18 GMT, 12 March 2013 Sandwiches sold by leading High Street food chains contain as much salt as ten bags of crisps, health campaigners have warned. A Peking duck wrap from EAT was found to contain 4.8g of salt, while a Swedish meatball hot wrap from Pret a Manger contained 4.6g of salt. In contrast, a 32.5g bag of Walkers Ready Salted crisps contained less than 0.5g of salt.
Safety alert over 138,000 faulty Beko home appliances that may pose a risk to thousands of familiesBeko already accused of making death trap machines linked to 12 deathsThree products are affected – fridge freezers, dryers and gas cookers , fridge-freezers manufactured from 2000 to 2006 and gas cookers produced before 2009.
'It’s up and down like a whore’s drawers!' RBS trader’s boast as he fixed bank lending ratesVince Cable wants power to grant loans back in hands of bank managersBusiness Secretary calling for action to reverse decline in lending to SMEsWill demand banks publish details of how much and where they lendCable is due to make a speech at Bloomberg offices in central London bonus and long-term incentive shares.
Ready, Steady, Sodium: Ainsley Harriott's risotto found to contain same amount of salt as SIX bags of crispsThe meal also has more salt that a McDonald's Big Mac burger Chef is an ambassador for government's Change4Life campaign By Anthony Bond PUBLISHED: 10:35 GMT, 1 February 2013 | UPDATED: 10:46 GMT, 1 February 2013 He was recently unveiled as an ambassador for the government's healthy eating campaign – during which he warned about the dangers of high salt content in food. But it seems that Ready Steady Cook star Ainsley Harriott is not exactly practicing what he preaches
U.S. environmental leader dies at age 39 in a swimming accident in MexicoRebecca Tarbotton, head of the Rainforest Action Network, was caught in a wave while swimming in Puerto VallartaCause of death was ruled asphyxiationShe is survived by husband Mateo Williford, her mother and two brothers She was vacationing with her husband and friends when she was killed | UPDATED: 15:10 GMT, 29 December 2012 The executive director of San Francisco-based environmental group Rainforest Action Network has died in a swimming accident at a beach near Mexico's Pacific coast resort of Puerto Vallarta, police said Friday
Obama's tears won't stop the slaughter | UPDATED: 09:39 GMT, 17 December 2012 The latest firearm atrocity in America — 20 small children and six adults shot to death by a suicidal 20-year-old ‘loner’, Adam Lanza — is attended by the usual hand-wringing debate about gun control. Those who seek new restraints — particularly on automatic, rapid-firing weapons — say: ‘If not now, when’ But those against gun control quote the 2nd Amendment of the U.S
Mail on Sunday Comment: The scandal of benefits behind bars | UPDATED: 00:12 GMT, 16 December 2012 Unless the Government treats our tax money with meticulous care, taxation is little more than legalised theft.
Comedian Frankie Boyle pledges to use 50,000 payout to help last Briton in Guantanamo sue MI6 Scottish comic to help last remaining Briton inmate sue MI6 for defamationBoyle was awarded money in libel against The Mirror who called him 'racist' Shaker Aamer remains in camp after he was arrested in Afghanistan in 2001 | UPDATED: 13:26 GMT, 15 December 2012 Defamation: Boyle is to use the money awarded in his libel action to help Mr Aamer sue the intelligence services Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle has pledged to donate 50,000 he won in a libel victory to help a British resident languishing in Guantanamo Bay sue the intelligence services. The television comedian, known for jokes about Rebecca Adlington, Katie Price's disabled son and the Queen, has pledged to help the legal action by Shaker Aamer, the last remaining British resident in Guantanamo
Teenager, 15, kills herself two months after 'suicide' of her younger sister, 13, who was targeted by cyberbullies | UPDATED: 15:38 GMT, 15 December 2012 A teenager took her own life less than two months after her 13-year-old sister killed herself. Shannon Gallagher, 15, from Co Donegal was found on Thursday by foster carers she had been placed with, hours after telling them that she was going to bed.