Vale of York CCG proposing to swap gluten free prescribing for means test
20 October 2017
We are concerned by the proposal being put forward by the NHS Vale of York clinical commissioning group (CCG) to stop the prescribing of gluten free foods in favour of a means tested top-up VISA card.
Decision to remove gluten free food on prescription in Hertfordshire
16 October 2017
We are very disappointed to tell you that Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and East and North Hertfordshire CCG have made the decision to remove access to gluten free food on prescription.
Decision by Bexley CCG to stop prescribing gluten free food
10 October 2017
We are very disappointed to tell you that Bexley CCG has made the decision to remove access to gluten free food on prescription.
Coeliac UK Christmas cards available now
9 October 2017
We are delighted to offer a fantastic range of traditional and contemporary Christmas cards together with a small selection of merchandise including an Advent calendar, gift bags, wallets & labels and Pass the Parcel Sprout game!
Gourmet Nut recalls Gourmet on the Go Wasabi Peas - undeclared wheat
9 October 2017
Gourmet Nut recalls Gourmet on the Go Wasabi Peas because they contain wheat which is not correctly declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to wheat or gluten.
Office Volunteer required - Scotland
2 October 2017
Coeliac UK in Scotland is currently looking for an office volunteer to work in our Edinburgh office to help promote our diagnosis campaign and spread awareness of the signs and symptoms of coeliac disease. Amongst other things, it will involve linking volunteers with organisations to deliver presentations on coeliac disease in the workplace.
Coeliac disease to be featured on CBBC's Operation Ouch!
19 September 2017
The new series of BBC’s Operation Ouch! is starting on Wednesday 20 September at 5.30pm and will feature four short clips of Coeliac UK case study 11 year old Maisie from Manchester.
Worcestershire CCGs to stop prescribing gluten free food from this week
18 September 2017
As an update to our news item in July, from this week the three Worcestershire Clinical Commissioning Groups (made up of NHS Redditch and Bromsgrove CCG, NHS South Worcestershire CCG and NHS Wyre Forest CCG) will no longer provide any gluten free food on prescription.
Consultation on gluten free prescribing by NHS Sheffield CCG
12 September 2017
Consultation on gluten free prescribing by NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group