It was headed:
Delegated Food Education
Head of Faculty of Community Studies, Canterbury College
The "present generation" refers to young school pupils of 1983 and those within it are parents now. A subsequent task is to establish what improvement has been made in relation to the assertions presented then.
In the meantime, let the paper speak for 1983. Some, at least, of the situations described continue and it will be a matter of determining to what extent.
With seeming parochialism in terms of Scotland, let it be said that findings in that quarter relate to the rest of Britain.