How skipping is better than cycling at helping you keep hunger pangs at bay

How skipping is better than cycling at helping you keep hunger pangs at baySkipping rope is better than cycling for repressing hunger By Pat Hagan PUBLISHED: 01:38 GMT, 21 February 2013 | UPDATED: 07:55 GMT, 21 February 2013 Craving Then grab your skipping rope If you fancy yet another slice of cake, start skipping.

Eric Pickles: Government department spends extra 10,000 on biscuits

It takes the biscuit! Government department spends extra 10,000 on snacks (and guess what, it's headed by Eric Pickles) He promised to ban free food and drink at meetings shorter than four hoursLabour's Diane Abbott reveals expenditure and says biscuit bill must be cut | UPDATED: 14:45 GMT, 30 December 2012 One of Mr Pickles' 50 cost-cutting tips to councils was 'stop providing free food and drink at meetings' Cost-cutting minister Eric Pickles' biscuit bill is up 10,000 on last year as his department spent 42,225 of taxpayers money in just seven months. It comes as Mr Pickles said he had banned refreshments from being served at departmental meetings unless they go on for more than four hours