BNF Healthy Eating Week

BNF Healthy Eating Week runs from 10 – 14 June 2019. It celebrates and promotes healthy eating, as well as food provenance, cooking and being active. Over the years, it has become a focal point during the school calendar to focus on health!

Register today!

BNF Healthy Eating Week is open to all UK nurseries, primary, special and secondary schools. Register here!

During BNF HEW 2018:

  • 4,632 schools, representing 2,012,261 young people, registered;
  • a range of free resources were provided, including printed posters, and online cooking sessions;
  • 9 in 10 schools said that they would continue ‘health’ activities started during the Week;
  • 96% would take part in BNF Healthy Eating Week next year;
  • 93% reported they plan to use the Week’s resources in the future;
  • schools reported an increased awareness of healthy eating and drinking, and being active, through their engagement;
  • #BNFHEW18 and #healthyeatingweek achieved 5.7K tweets, with potential impressions of 7 million via Twitter;
  • BNF Healthy Eating Week 2018 achieved coverage with a combined print circulation of 1,486,427 and a combined online circulation of 106,568,046 reaching a total estimated audience of 327,778,388.

Resources from 2018 can be access here (archived website).

Why should schools get involved?

  • BNF Healthy Eating Week is great way for schools to active demonstrate their support for the health and wellbeing of their pupils.
  • It is free and resources will be provided to support planning for the week, including sets of posters, downloadable resources and guidance.
  • It is flexible – you can make it their own (and use the resources at any time you wish).
  • It supports curricula throughout the UK and links into whole school food policies and approaches.

What's new for 2019?

  • We will have an emphasis on having a healthy breakfast, vegetables and fibre, being well hydrated and ... sleeping well!
  • Daily health challenges to get the whole school involved.
  • Posters will be sent to schools to help support your activities.
  • Downloadable record charts, information sheets and videos will be made available.
  • An opportunity for pupils to take part in a national survey.
  • Information on how to get involved in our online cooking sessions.

Why not register your school for BNF HEW 2019? It’s free and you’ll receive resources and support!

To register, click here.

Latest BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019 news

Here are the latest BNF Healthy Eating Week updates. If you have registered for the Week but not received any updates, please get in touch and we will double check your details are on our system. To get in touch, contact Cristina at


BNF Healthy Eating Week 2019

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