The UK still has one of the worst diets in Europe despite decades of health warnings, damning research shows.
Out of 23 nations Britons come second only to Swedes in their taste for sausages, cake, ready meals, biscuits, puddings and fizzy drinks.
Experts fear millions are still putting themselves at risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes and heart disease by bingeing on ultra-processed food laden with sugar, fat and salt.
Campaigners demanded urgent steps last night to curb Britain’s addiction to industrialised foods. Tam Fry, chairman of the National Obesity Forum, said: ‘Action to clamp down on them has to