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Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 27 April 2017
Going hungry when classrooms are closed is a growing problem for up to three million UK children, MPs and peers say.
Press Release - 25 April 2017
The Group’s Chair, Frank Field MP, comments that: ‘The evidence presented in this report is staggering. It shows us that not only are there children in this country who are exposed to hunger when they are not at school, but also that this exposure risks damaging their prospects of gaining a good education and living a healthy life.
Article - Published in Sky News - 25 April 2017
Children who don't eat well in the holidays return to school "malnourished, sluggish, and dreary", a report by MPs says
Article - Published in BBC News - 25 April 2017
The All Party Parliamentary Group on Hunger warns too many children have to survive on crisps and energy drinks when school kitchens are closed.
Article - Published in The Guardian - 25 April 2017
Cross-party group of MPs and peers cites evidence of children existing on diets of crisps when school canteens are shut
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 25 April 2017
Shocking report shows even grandparents go hungry to feed children
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 20 April 2017
The data has prompted fears over the accuracy of the assessments
Article - Published in Thunderer - The Times - 19 April 2017
The parties now have only days to decide on their general election manifestos. One key area will be the proposal to merge the defence and overseas aid budgets. Parties would be wise to question the wisdom of such a move.
- Published in The Times - 17 April 2017
At present, our country’s failure to prevent holiday hunger wipes out the improvements in life chances that are delivered by breakfast clubs during term time.
- 12 April 2017
Birkenhead & Tranmere’s councillors, Jean Stapleton and Phil Davies, and Labour’s next candidate for the ward, Paul Jobson, have launched a last ditch effort with Frank Field MP to prevent One Vision Housing relocating a popular live-in warden away from a housing scheme for the elderly.