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Newcastle United football club teaching local kids how to stay healthy

27 March 2015 Last updated at 15:51 GMT

All this week Newsround is looking at food, and how we can eat more healthily.

It's after our big food survey, which showed more than half of kids don't eat any vegetables on a daily basis.

Obesity has become a big problem for lots of kids across the UK but in one of the worst affected areas kids are getting a helping hand from a Premier League football club.

Ricky took a trip to Newcastle to find out more...