Plymouth's Derriford Hospital bans Pizza Hut deliveries

A hospital in Plymouth, England, has banned deliveries from a nearby Pizza Hut, claiming they want to offer staff and visitors healthier eating options.

According to bbc.com, Plymouth Hospital's NHS Trust said delivery of takeaway food was "not encouraged" and it had agreed with Pizza Hut that deliveries to the hospital would "not be allowed".

Pizza Hut has yet to respond to a request for a comment.

For more on the continuing conflict between Great Britain health officials and the pizza industry, read on.