Journal article

Impacts of the Primary School Free Breakfast Initiative on socio-economic inequalities in breakfast consumption among 9-11-year-old schoolchildren in Wales

Graham F Moore, Simon Murphy, Katherine Chaplin, Ronan A Lyons, Mark Atkinson, Laurence Moore

Public Health Nutrition | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2014


Awarded by National Prevention Research Initiative

Awarded by Medical Research Council

Awarded by Chief Scientist Office

Funding Acknowledgements

Sources of funding: The work was funded via the National Prevention Research Initiative (grant number 87122). Funding from the British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, the Department of Health, Diabetes UK, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Medical Research Council, the Research and Development Office for the Northern Ireland Health and Social Services, the Chief Scientist Office, the Scottish Executive Health Department, The Stroke Association, the Welsh Assembly Government and the World Cancer Research Fund is gratefully acknowledged. The work was undertaken with the support of The Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement (DECIPHer), a UKCRC Public Health Research: Centre of Excellence. Funding from the British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, the Economic and Social Research Council (RES-590-28-0005), the Medical Research Council, the Welsh Government and the Wellcome Trust (WT087640MA), under the auspices of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration, is gratefully acknowledged. The funders played no role in the design, analysis or writing of this article. Conflicts of interest: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. Ethics: The study received ethical approval from the Cardiff University School of Social Sciences Research Ethics Committee. Authors' contributions: G. F. M. drafted the manuscript. G. F. M. and K. C. conducted analysis. M. A. contributed to the linkage of trial and routine data, managed by R. A. L. All authors commented on drafts and approved the final manuscript. Acknowledgements: The authors are grateful to Chris Roberts and Janine Hale within the Welsh Government's Health Improvement Division for supporting the original trial and data linkage.