Parents should ban juice from the dinner table, experts warned yesterday. Children should be given only water or milk and should not expect sweet drinks all the time, according to senior government advisers. They point out that fruit juices are helping fuel sharp rises in obesity rates, type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Full story >>
Dinner is the main meal of the day, eaten either in the middle of the day or in the evening. • What shall we have for dinner tonight? In Britain, school dinners are meals provided at school in the middle of the day. If you are unsure about the difference between lunch, dinner, and supper (and there is some overlap!), see this article from BBC Learning English.