Child poverty

A damning report by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation shows the extent of poverty in the UK.
The Resolution Foundation said Rishi Sunak had failed to tackle the cost of living crisis in his spring statement.
Tories accused of having 'no strategy' to tackle child poverty after footballer promotes food voucher scheme with lagging registrations
Shadow child poverty minister back on frontbench duty
PMQs claim failed to reflect rising numbers of children in 'relative poverty'.
Study shows 4.3 million children were living in poverty in 2019-2020 and that rates in north east England saw biggest increase.
The number of children living in relative poverty was at a record high in the months before Covid hit Britain, figures have revealed.
A leading child poverty charity has slammed the plan, saying it "trades off education with health inequalities".
"I would like it known that abstainer Stephen Crabb and Simon Hart, who voted in support of allowing children to starve, are barred for life from The Globe."
Pressure continues to build on the PM over Marcus Rashford's campaign to end holiday hunger for England's poorest kids.