Schools cook up something special

Primary pupils will return to school after the October holidays to a tasty new lunch menu.

North Lanarkshire Council has launched its autumn/winter menu, featuring a wide variety of delicious food to tempt even the pickiest eater.

The new menu includes soup and starters, hot and cold snacks, main meals, vegetarian dishes, salads, desserts and drinks. Packed lunches are also available. Meals start from just 90p for a sandwich.

The new menus will be distributed in schools to all pupils and it’s also available on the council web site at