#Food Poverty

  • Article: These Are the Most Impoverished Places in England: Data

    These Are the Most Impoverished Places in England: Data

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 2, 2019

    Nine out of 10 towns and cities with the most deprivation are in the north. Read more

  • Article: Schools in England Are Increasingly Hosting Food Banks to Feed Pupils and Families

    Schools in England Are Increasingly Hosting Food Banks to Feed Pupils and Families

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 3, 2019

    Schools are becoming a “fourth emergency service,” a headteachers' leader said. Read more

  • Article: A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain

    A New Book Documents the Devastating Poverty Faced by People With Disabilities in Britain

    By Helen Lock|June 17, 2019

    Global Citizen met author and activist Frances Ryan, to hear her “rallying cry." Read more

  • Article: Scottish Food Poverty Is Twice as Bad as Previously Feared

    Scottish Food Poverty Is Twice as Bad as Previously Feared

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 27, 2019

    Food bank use might be worse than thought across the rest of the UK, too. Read more

  • Article: Hunger by the Sea: Human Stories of Food Poverty Told Through Animation

    Hunger by the Sea: Human Stories of Food Poverty Told Through Animation

    Aug. 17, 2018

    "Most people just can’t afford to pay rent and buy food." Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Got a £500K Boost to End Food Waste

    Britain Just Got a £500K Boost to End Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    We waste 15 million tonnes of food every year in the UK. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of the UK Hates Food Waste So Much She Launched an App to End It

    This Global Citizen of the UK Hates Food Waste So Much She Launched an App to End It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 5, 2017

    Tessa Cook’s dream has sparked a food-sharing revolution. Read more

  • Article: 'Community Fridge' in South London Offers Free Food For Everyone

    'Community Fridge' in South London Offers Free Food For Everyone

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 21, 2017

    “The People’s Fridge” in Brixton turns food waste into meals for the hungry. Read more