Jamie Oliver calls Theresa May's plan to scrap free school lunches a 'disgrace'

Theresa May’s plan to take away free hot lunches for schoolchildren has been labelled a “disgrace” by Jamie Oliver.

The chef and campaigner, famous for improving the quality of school meals, said the move “puts our future generations at huge risk” by ignoring the proven benefits of “a decent lunch”.

Plans to replace universal lunchtime meals for pupils up to the age of 7 with free breakfasts for every primary school child were announced yesterday in the Conservative manifesto.

Ms May was branded “the lunch snatcher” after unveiling the plans, which the Tories say will ease school funding cuts by

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