A generic shot of beef burgers in a sesame seed bun with chips on the side. 25/03/2004: Restaurant customers are becoming greedier and are demanding bigger portions of food, highlighting the 'serious problem' of eating habits in this country, according to a new survey. *18/06/04: Britain needs a national food policy, overseen by a Cabinet-level minister with responsibility for improving every aspect of the nation's diet, a senior Liberal Democrat peer argued. Baroness Miller accused the Government of adopting a 'sticking plaster solution' to a succession of food crises from BSE and foot-and-mouth to childhood obesity. 13/07/2004 Children are bypassing the school canteen salad bar and scoffing chips instead, Government research showed Tuesday July 13, 2004. Reports from the Department for Education and Skills, education watchdog Ofsted and the Food Standards Agency showed youngsters are ignoring warnings about obesity and the need to eat healthy food.