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Article - Published in Huffington Post UK - 18 October 2013
Labour MP Frank Field formally launches evidence review for the Government’s Modern Slavery Bill
Article - Published in The Guardian - 16 October 2013
Trussell trust urges David Cameron to launch in-depth inquiry into causes of 'scandalous' levels of food poverty
Article - Published in Huffington Post UK - 16 October 2013
Frank tells HuffPost UK that a cross-party parliamentary group on hunger and food poverty is to be set up imminently, with 25 MPs from government and opposition parties set to join.
Article - Published in The Independent - 16 October 2013
The Trussell Trust reveals 350,000 people have received emergency handouts since April, while government poverty tsar, Frank Field, condemns figures as ‘shocking’
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 16 October 2013
David Cameron under increasing pressure to launch an inquiry into why people are turning to foodbanks as figures show their use has tripled in 12 months
Press Release - 16 October 2013
Over a third of a million people received emergency food handouts from the Trussell Trust between April and September 2013, more than the whole of 2012.
Press Release - 15 October 2013
Frank asks the Work and Pensions Secretary: "“How many permanent secretaries does the Secretary of State think he will get through before Universal Credit is rolled out nationally?”
Article - Published in Daily Mail - 14 October 2013
Shouldn't the Government consider the proposal by Labour MP Frank Field to make access to the welfare state dependent upon prior contributions, for EU migrants and Britons alike?
- Published in Local News - 10 October 2013
Frank says the Heritage Lottery Fund grant will help to rebalance the cultural pull of both sides of the Mersey
Press Release - 30 September 2013
Food banks are becoming an "institutional part of our welfare state" and an effective antipoverty strategy is needed, Frank warns in letter to David Cameron