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Destitution in the UK 2020

Brand new research shows deeply concerning figures on destitution in the UK, with around 2.4 million people having experienced destitution in 2019, a 54% increase since 2017. The social security system must be strengthened to turn back this rising...

Poverty

The Child Poverty Action Group has released figures which show that, before the coronavirus pandemic, 1.3million school-age children who lived below the UK’s poverty line were not entitled to free school meals. Analysis found that: 1.2m children in...