High densities of fast food outlets near schools

The image below show the number of hot food takeaways around secondary school in Newham. The red triangles indicate the location of secondary schools. The dark areas show the highest densities of fast food outlets.

Hot food takeaways and secondary schools in Newham Credit: wearewhatwedo.org

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